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

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

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 5K & Kids 1 Miler 2020 @ Jordan River Trail
Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day

June 1-6, 2020
$15

Jordan River Trail

Race Entries Include
Race Shirt & Custom Race Medal

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here

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.**