Upcoming Events – South Jordan

Jun
1
Mon
2020
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%

 

SoJo Summerfest Chalk Art Contest and Stroll @ West Riverfront Park
Jun 1 @ 7:00 am – Jun 2 @ 9:00 pm

 

This event is for both artists and residents. Once the art is complete, residents can stroll past the beautiful displays starting on June 3rd.

For artists, Chalk Art Contest supplies can be picked up on Monday, June 1 and June 2 at the South Jordan Community Center, 10778 S. Redwood Rd. South Jordan, Utah 84095.

Contest Rules & Regulations
1. Registration will only be accepted online at register.sjc.utah.gov.

2. $20 registration is due on or before May 15, 2020, 4:00 p.m.
Registration after May 15, 2020 is $20 and a t-shirt is NOT guaranteed.

3. The registration fee provides each team/individual: 1 tote, 1 t-shirt, and 1 box of thin chalk.
-The surface is more bumpy and rough than average sidewalk concrete – we strongly encourage you to bring extra chalk with you if possible.
-Additional chalk may be available upon request, while supplies last, but is not guaranteed. Square Size: Adults – 6ft x 6ft and Youth – 5ft x 5ft

4. Categories:
-Adult (18+), Teen (13-17), and Child (12 & under)
-Teams will be assigned an age category based on the oldest team member. Teams can ONLY consist of two people who live in the same household.

5. South Jordan City Staff reserve the right to disqualify any artwork that is deemed inappropriate.

6. If the artwork is not your own idea, please give credit to the original source.

7. Photos of the artwork will be taken and may be used for advertising and voting purposes.

8. Judging:
-All chalk art will be judged on Wednesday, June 3, regardless of completion.
-Use your time and space wisely. All decisions of the judges are final.
-Chalk art will be judged on Originality, Creativity, and Overall Artistic Impression.

9. Awards: Announced on the City of South Jordan Facebook page on Friday, June 5.

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

 

SoJo Summerfest in a Box
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

10:00 am – 7:00 pm – While supplies last

10778 S. Redwood Road

Come pick up a box of fun activities for you and your family. Each box is designed for a family of 5, families of 6 or more can pick up two boxes.

Proof of South Jordan City residency is required to receive a box.

Boxes will be offered to South Jordan Residents on Monday June 1 and any remaining will be offered for pickup to non-residents on Tuesday June 2.

Box 1 Box 2 Box 3
3 Pieces of Chalk
Letter Stencil
Bubble Concentrate
Bubble Wand
Magic Water Balloons
Temporary Tattoos
Ball & Mit Game (Lighted Ball)
Binoculars
Temporary Tattoos
Kickball
Hopscotch Puck
Temporary Tattoos

 

Jun
3
Wed
2020
SoJo Summerfest Virtual Mermaid Craft @ Virtual
Jun 3 all-day

Under the sea, everything is…craftier? On Wednesday, June 3rd, our SoJo Mermaids will be on video teaching viewers how to make special mermaid play dough.

Jun
5
Fri
2020
SoJo Summerfest Float N’ Floats
Jun 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm 

Enter from 2200 W. and Park Road, or 11010 S. and Redwood Rd.

How about a parade, but in reverse! In this event, you pull up to get a refreshing root beer float (while supplies last) to enjoy as you ride in your vehicle past fantastic floats.

Jun
6
Sat
2020
SoJo Summerfest Best In SoJo Pet Show @ Virtual
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

 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.

Join us live for the Best in SoJo Pet Show! Thanks for participating and congrats to all the winners. Don’t miss this “petacular” event!

Jun
11
Thu
2020
South Jordan Resident: Light Pole Banner Contest @ Online Submissions
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – Jul 6 @ 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 to the street. Designs that are bright, colorful, and represent South Jordan in a positive light are encouraged.  **2 artwork submissions per person**

Reminders:

  • Banners will be approximately 20 feet off of the ground
  • Vehicles will be driving past these banners, only allowing for a quick glance at the artwork
  • Simplistic, colorful designs look best

Contest ends on July 6, 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.
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Jun
22
Mon
2020
SoJo Ranger Camp @ West River Front Park
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – Jun 24 @ 12:00 pm

SoJo Ranger Camp Skills

Back by popular demand is our SoJo Ranger Camp. Campers will learn about the Utah natural world through hikes, games, and activities in this 3-day camp. Learn the basics of fishing, primitive skills, nature identification, woods craft and conservation through hands on learning experiences.
SoJo Ranger Camp
Camp A: June 22nd – June 24th
Camp B: July 13th – July 15th
Time: 9am – 12pm
Ages: 6-14 (Space Limited)
Where: West Riverfront Park
Cost: $30
Register here: https://sjc.activityreg.com/

Jul
6
Mon
2020
Summering in SoJo @ Online
Jul 6 – Aug 23 all-day

Download the GooseChase app and search for “Summering in SoJo” for weekly activities.

Prizes will be awarded to random participants daily, winners will be notified through the GooseChase app. Prizes include a cooler backpack, fanny packs, and water bottles.

Each week we will:

  • Watch the weeks themed movie on Disney+, blu ray, dvd or any other medium.
  • Have activities and trivia based on the movie.
  • Have a Terrific Tuesday craft kit pick up at the Gale Center starting at 10:00 am, while supplies last. (Craft will also be based on the movie)
  • Visit different areas of South Jordan.
  • Have fun with your family!

Movies, dates and crafts:

Week 1: National Treasure (June 29 – July 5) Craft: Invisible Ink

Week 2: Brave (July 6 – 12) Craft: Family Tapestry

Week 3: Star Wars (any of them) (July 13 – 19) Craft: Glow in the Dark Sensory Bottles

Week 4: Captain Marvel (July 20 – 26) Craft: Flerken Slime

Week 5: Wall-E (July 26 – August 2) Craft: Grow Your Own Herbs

Week 6: Tangled (August 3 – 9) Craft: Paper Lanterns

Week 7: Cool Runnings (August 10 – 16) Craft: Backyard Olympic Medals

Week 8: Artemis Fowl (August 17 – 23) Craft: TBD

Visit our social media pages for more information each week.

Jul
10
Fri
2020
SoJo Glow 5K & 10K 2020 @ Mulligans Golf & Games
Jul 10 @ 11:00 pm – Jul 11 @ 2:00 am

 

Glow 2019

Virtual Race

July 10-18, 2020
$20

Race Entries Include
Race Shirt & Custom Race Medal

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here