Upcoming Events – South Jordan

Apr
7
Tue
2020
SoJo Virtual Race Series 2020 @ Various Locations
Apr 7 – May 31 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 Story Walks @ Jordan River Trail
Apr 10 – May 31 all-day

SoJo Story Walks

SoJo Story Walks is an interactive story experience where participants can walk along the Jordan River Trail while reading page displays from popular children’s books. Participants can submit photos with their favorite pages and send them in for a chance to win prizes.

The fun begins at 947 W. Shields Lane and 4500 W. Skye Drive.

*Please use social distancing guidelines.
**Please note that your photos and videos will be used for marketing purposes and may be shared with the media along with your name.

Story Walk Submission

Submit a photo of you or your group with your favorite page of the story each week and be entered to win awesome prizes!
  • Drop files here or
    Max upload is 32MB
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

  • This is so we can mail your prize to you, if you win!
  • Drop files here or
    Please note that there is 32MB limit. So, your video submissions should be short and you may need to compress your file size.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Apr
17
Fri
2020
South Jordan Resident: Light Pole Banner Contest @ Online Submissions
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – May 1 @ 5:00 pm

The South Jordan Arts Council is requesting South Jordan Residents to submit artwork for a Light Pole Banner Contest. All submissions must be family-friendly and appropriate for all ages. The goal of this project is to display artwork on light poles around the City to add vibrancy and light. **2 artwork submissions per person**

Contest ends on May 1, 2020 at 5:00 pm

The South Jordan Arts Council has sole decision-making authority. Selected artists will be contacted with more information on the banner creation process.

Contact sojoarts@sjc.utah.gov with questions.

Light Pole Banner Contest

  • Accepted file types: bmp, jpg, jpeg, gif, pdf, png, tif, tiff, raw, jfif, exif, ppm, webp.
  • The following terms and conditions shall also apply:
    • By submitting artwork to the SoJo Light Pole Banner Contest, Applicant understands and agrees that the City may use any artwork 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 artworks or combine said artworks with other images and media, which the City, in its sole discretion, chooses to make.
    • Applicant represents and warrants that any artwork submitted to the SoJo Light Pole Banner 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 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 artwork.
    • 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.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Apr
20
Mon
2020
SoJo Earth Day Virtual 10K 2020 @ West Riverfront Park
Apr 20 – Apr 25 all-day
Earth Day 2019

April 20-25, 2020
Virtual Race (Run on your own)
$15

11050 S. Riverfront Parkway
(West Riverfront Park)

Race Map

Race Entries Include
Race Shirt & Custom Race Medal

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here

May
4
Mon
2020
Annual Spring Cleanup & Document Shredding @ Public Works Yard
May 4 @ 7:00 am – May 9 @ 3:00 pm
May
28
Thu
2020
SoJo Summerfest Best In SoJo Pet Show @ Virtual
May 28 – Jun 6 all-day

 Enter beginning on May 28th and no later than 5:00 pm on June 3rd.

Send in videos and photos of your pets to compete in our first ever Best in SoJo Pet Show.

Watch our Best in SoJo Pet Show, hosted by Mayor Dawn Ramsey and Mrs. Utah 2020 on Saturday, June 6th at 9:00 am for the winners here and on the City’s Facebook page.

Does your pet do some “special” tricks? We’re looking for the best pets in SoJo. You’ll send in videos of your pooch or purr pal doing the ridiculous or just plane silly “tricks” they do best. They will be judged and the best pets will be featured in a video. Winners of the pet show will be sent 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.

Pet Show Submissions

  • This is so we can mail the first 200 entries a pet bandanna, and a prize if you win!
    Prizes will be awarded in the above categories.
  • Drop files here or
    Please note that there is 32MB limit. So, your video submissions should be short and you may need to compress your file size.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
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/

Search for: SoJo Virtual Summerfest Historic Quest

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.