Dec
3
Tue
2019
2019 Gingerbread House Contest @ South Jordan City Hall
Dec 3 @ 8:00 am – Dec 12 @ 5:30 pm

 

Test your baking and decorating skills in South Jordan’s annual Gingerbread House Contest! Gingerbread House submissions are due on Monday, December 2 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at South Jordan City Hall. The Gingerbread Houses will be on display in City Hall from December 3 – December 12. Prizes will be awarded at Light the Night on December 6, 2019.

We can’t wait to see what you bake up!

Contest Rules

Mar
16
Mon
2020
CANCELED: Beauty Lou and the Country Beast @ South Jordan Community Center
Mar 16 @ 4:30 pm – 9:30 pm

ATTENTION!! Missoula Children’s Theater auditions, residency, and shows have been canceled. We are working with MCT to reschedule for a later date. Please watch our website for more information.

 

Calling all South Jordan residents!! Missoula Children’s Theatre and the City are hosting auditions for Beauty Lou and the Country Beast! The MCT team will hold a group audition on March 16 at 4:30 pm in the South Jordan Community Center. MCT will cast 50-60 local students to perform in the Beauty Lou and the Country Beast production. The show will be rehearsed throughout the week of March 16 – 20 and two public performances are presented at the end of the week on March 21.

Who can participate? Kindergarten through 8th-grade students from the South Jordan community.

What is it? A FREE children’s theatre residency and performance brought to South Jordan by Missoula Children’s Theatre!

Where? Auditions, residency, and performance will be held at the South Jordan Community Center, 10778 S. Redwood Rd.

Does my child need any theatre experience? No, all levels are welcome to audition.

WHAT PARENTS SHOULD KNOW about Missoula Children’s Theatre: http://mctinc.org/mct-tour/parents-know/

The play was written and conceived by Jim Caron
Music and lyrics are also by Michael McGill

Questions or Concerns? Email sojoarts@sjc.utah.gov!

**This program is sponsored by the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks Program.**

Mar
18
Wed
2020
SoJo Photo Contest @ Online Submissions
Mar 18 @ 8:00 am – Mar 27 @ 3:00 pm

While practicing safe social distancing we thought it would be fun to host a SoJo Photo Contest! Show us why you love SoJo in photo form!  We invite all ages and skill levels to participate. The categories are: SoJo Scenery, SoJo Family, and SoJo Pets.  All photos must be taken in SoJo, comply with the SoJo Photo Contest rules, and comply with all CDC COVID-19 recommendations.

Register

All entries must be submitted online by March 27, 2020 by 3:00 pm. 

All entries should contain a brief description of your picture, a signed contest entry agreement, any waivers from those featured in the photo, and a .jpg photo submission (must be 8 MB (3264X2448) in size). You must also own the copyright to any photo submitted.  **Please no more than 3 entries per person**

Register Online

Register online and submit each photo entry by clicking on the link: Submit your photo here 

Categories

All photographs submitted for consideration in the SoJo Photo Contest 2020 must be family-friendly and depict something that generally fits within one of the following categories:

  • SoJo Scenery 
  • SoJo Family
  • SoJo Pets  
Judging
The Judges will analyze each photograph based upon the following:
  • 40% based on relation to the category
  • 30% based on creativity
  • 30% based on originality

Based upon the criteria the Judges will choose one winning photograph from each of the three categories. 

Online public voting will take place between March 30 – April 2, 2020.  We will post the photos on the City of South Jordan Facebook page.  The public is allowed to vote on their favorite by “liking” the picture. The photograph receiving the most votes will be awarded the Public’s Choice award.

Winner/prizes

Winners will be announced on April 3, 2020. There will be one Grand Prize winner, one People’s Choice, and a First Place winner in each category.

Photo Release/Terms and Conditions

The following terms and conditions shall also apply:

  • By submitting a photograph to the SoJo Photo Contest 2020, Applicant understands and agrees that the City may use any photograph submitted, whether timely or not, for the City’s own purposes, including (but not limited to) marketing campaigns, social media sites, websites, and official documents and publications, and may make any edits to said photographs or combine said photographs with other images and media, which the City, in its sole discretion, chooses to make. However, the City will not edit any photograph until after the Judging and voting is complete.
  • Applicant represents and warrants that any photograph submitted to the SoJo Photo Contest by Applicant is the original products of the Applicant, and does not violate any intellectual property rights, or any other rights of any kind enjoyed by any individual or entity, nor do any of Applicant’s submissions feature artwork or intellectual property created or owned by another individual or entity.
  • Applicant must obtain a written waiver of any image rights, intellectual property rights, or any other rights of a person or object depicted in a submitted photograph. In addition to the waiver required Applicant must also obtain a royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive license from said person (or owner of the object) to publicly display, distribute, reproduce, and create derivative works which include that person or object at no cost to the City. A copy of said waiver and license must accompany this Agreement.
  • Applicant agrees to execute such other documents and to take such other action as may be reasonably necessary to further the purposes of this Agreement.
  • Applicant agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the City against all claims, damages, lawsuits, losses, liabilities, liens, costs, citations, penalties, fines and expenses, including (but not limited to) attorneys’ fees, arising out of or resulting from the submission of Applicant’s submitted photographs.
  • Time is of the essence with this Agreement, as well as every term, covenant, and condition contained herein.
  • If any provision of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of this Agreement shall, nevertheless, be construed, performed, and enforced as if the invalidated or unenforceable provision had not been included I the text of the Agreement.
Apr
7
Tue
2020
SoJo Virtual Race Series 2020 @ Various Locations
Apr 7 – Jun 6 all-day

Stay Connected and join us for our 2020 SoJo Virtual Race Series! As we all are doing our part to keep ourselves and those around us healthy by staying apart, we need to find ways to stay connected. This virtual race series is our way to maintain the connection with our race community and to maintain our mental and physical health. Use the hashtags #sojostayconnected and #sojovirtualraces when posting to social media.

HOW IT WORKS

  1. Register for the virtual race series by clicking the “register now” button below.
  2. When you register, you can choose to pay $15 to get a virtual race series medal and shirt OR you can simply select “No Thank You,” and you’ll still get weekly emails about new routes.
  3. You will be notified of a new route every Monday and some races will offer different distance options, including bike routes!
  4. Share that you’ve registered using the hashtags #sojostayconnected and #sojovirtualraces.
  5. You have ONE WEEK to complete the course. Then after each race, submit your race time (with an app screen capture for proof), pictures and/or a video of you running by the following Sunday at noon. For each item you enter, you get an additional entry to win race swag and prizes! Submit those times, images, and videos in the form below.

Find Out More

Virtual Spring Spectacular @ South Jordan Community Center
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm

 

 Virtual Spring Spectacular

April 7-10

The drop off location has changed from the Gale Center to the South Jordan Community Center. This is a drive-thru drop off and kids don’t need to be present or get out of the cars. 1 bag of candy will be given for each entry dropped off.

Candy for every participant. Winners for each age group.

Decorate or color the egg coloring page and bring it to the South Jordan Community Center for a bag of candy (ages 0-12).
Entries must be family friendly in nature.
Age groups: 0-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, and 11-12
Winners will be announced Friday, April 10
Drop Off Hours: April 7-9, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
South Jordan Community Center | 10778 S. Redwood Road

Download Coloring Page Here

Apr
10
Fri
2020
SoJo Virtual Soccer @ At Home
Apr 10 – May 31 all-day

SoJo Virtual Soccer gives participants a chance to brush up on their soccer technique while learning new skills, all from their own home. Each week we will put up a new video highlighting a new drill to work on followed by a challenge. Use the week to practice the new skill and work on perfecting the challenge. Video or take a picture of yourself and family completing the challenge and send them in for a chance to win some cool prizes from RSL, Real Monarchs and the SoJo Soccer League.


Video of the Week

To help us #StayConnected during SoJo Virtual Soccer and to highlight our participants, please submit photos and videos of you completing the challenges. We will share them in videos on our social media. All those that submit photos and videos will be entered for prizes. **Please note that your photos and videos will be used for marketing purposes and may be shared with the media along with your name.

Virtual Soccer Submissions

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      Please note that there is 32MB limit. So, your video submissions should be short and you may need to compress your file size.
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    Jun
    1
    Mon
    2020
    SoJo Summerfest Historical Quest @ Locations Across South Jordan
    Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day

    Join us on an epic quest to uncover the unique history of South Jordan. Using the GooseChase app, we’ll give you clues that will take you throughout South Jordan. Prizes will be given to randomly selected participants each day.

    App Download:  https://www.goosechase.com/download/

    Game Code: SOJOSUMMERFEST

    Prize winners will be contacted through the app.

     

    SoJo Summerfest Mulligans Golf Tournament @ Mulligans
    Jun 1 – Jun 7 all-day

    Players will play nine holes on either the par 3 course or the executive course during the week of Summerfest. To participate players must call ahead and book a prepaid tee time.

    Tee times are booked the day of only by calling 801-254-3377.

    USGA rules apply except for the process of holing out. Following Covid-19 adjustments a players ball is considered holed out when the ball hits the raised cup. At the conclusion of the round a picture of the scorecard will be emailed to dbrown@sjc.utah.gov. Please include first and last names and divisions for all players on the scorecard.

    The following divisions and top three scores in each division for each course will win a prize:

    Ladies
    Senior (over 60)
    Men
    Kids (under 12)

    Players scores will be updated daily on the leaderboard on the north side of the pro shop. Players can play as many times as they would like, but holes must be played in order. At the conclusion of the round scorecards must be signed and attested. The rules committee may use discretion to verify scores.

    SoJo Summerfest Selfie Bingo @ Virtual
    Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day

    Download our SoJo Summerfest Selfie Bingo Card and send in your selfies of you and your family completing each item to get a bingo. Prizes will be handed out to randomly chosen participants.

    Download Selfie Bingo Card Here

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    SoJo Summerfest Virtual Craft Market @ Virtual
    Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day

    Connect with our spectacular local craft vendors at our Virtual SoJo Summerfest Craft Market. Vendors will offer discounts to their online stores during Summerfest.

    Values Jewelry by Mila

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/853990758124761/

    milacares3@gmail.com

    Discount code: SUMMERFEST

    10%

    Costa Rica Exotic Jewelry

    https://www.etsy.com/shop/CostaRicaWoodJewelry

    angie@inlandx.com

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    15%

    David Newcomb Art

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/335133893641710/

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    10%

    Dot Dot Smile Natalie Baker

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/dotdotsmilenatalib/?ref=shar

    shnatali@hotmail.com

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    20%

    Serenity Mosaic Creations

    https://www.facebook.com/SerenityMosaicCreations

    utahteacher@hotmail.com

    Just mention Summerfest

    25%

    Salt City Macrame

    https://www.etsy.com/shop/SaltCityMacrame?ref=shop_sugg

    Resanne@gmail.com

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    10%

    Amanda Leigh Art

    https://www.etsy.com/shop/AmandaLeighArtStudio

    leigh.ekberg@gmail.com

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    15%

    Karen Hastings

    https://www.etsy.com/shop/KarensReedsandGift

    karenhastingsoboe@gmail.com

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    10%

    Touch the Sky Art

    www.touchtheskyart.com

    oldremedies@yahoo.com

    Free Shipping

    Paparazzi by Janna

    www.blessedbysparkles.com

    blessedbysparkles@gmail.com

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    Free shipping, buy 12 get 13th free.

    Piece of Paradise 

    instagram.com/pieceofparadise_market

    purpleberies@hotmail.com

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    10%

    Salt and Butter Soap Shop 

    www.saltandbuttersoap.com

    Discount Code: SUMMERFEST

    10%