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 Story Walks @ Jordan River Trail
Apr 10 – Sep 26 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.
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%

 

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