Upcoming Events – South Jordan

Dec
13
Fri
2019
Santa on Towne Center Drive @ City Hall
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Santa On Towne Center Drive
December 6, 2019 | 6:30pm-8:00pm
December 7, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm
December 13, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
December 14, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm
December 20, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
December 21, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm

Visit Santa on Towne Center Drive during the month of December.
(1600 West Towne Center Drive)

Dec
14
Sat
2019
Santa on Towne Center Drive @ City Hall
Dec 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Santa On Towne Center Drive
December 6, 2019 | 6:30pm-8:00pm
December 7, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm
December 13, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
December 14, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm
December 20, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
December 21, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm

Visit Santa on Towne Center Drive during the month of December.
(1600 West Towne Center Drive)

Dec
20
Fri
2019
Santa on Towne Center Drive @ City Hall
Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Santa On Towne Center Drive
December 6, 2019 | 6:30pm-8:00pm
December 7, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm
December 13, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
December 14, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm
December 20, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
December 21, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm

Visit Santa on Towne Center Drive during the month of December.
(1600 West Towne Center Drive)

Dec
21
Sat
2019
Santa on Towne Center Drive @ City Hall
Dec 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Santa On Towne Center Drive
December 6, 2019 | 6:30pm-8:00pm
December 7, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm
December 13, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
December 14, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm
December 20, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
December 21, 2019 | 3:00pm-5:00pm

Visit Santa on Towne Center Drive during the month of December.
(1600 West Towne Center Drive)

Mar
3
Tue
2020
Terrific Tuesday – Spring in the Garden @ Gale Center
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Terrific Tuesday

Spring in the Garden
March 3
10:00 am – 11:30 am

Have you ever helped with a garden? Decorate a cup and plant your own flower seeds.

All activities are open house style.
Supplies provided for all activities.
Come ready to have fun and learn!
All ages welcome.

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
Virtual Spring Spectacular @ Gale Center
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm

 Virtual Spring Spectacular

April 7-10

Candy for every participant. Winners for each age group.

Decorate or color the egg coloring page and bring it to the Gale 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
Gale Center | 10300 S. Beckstead Lane

Download Coloring Page Here

Jun
5
Fri
2020
SoJo Summerfest Battle of the Bands @ City Park
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This competition is open to all ages and abilities.
Age Categories: Student (19 and under) & Professional
Bands with members 19 and under may enter the professional category instead of the student category if they wish.

Professional Category
1st Place:  $5,000 cash prize | 40 hr recording studio session at Audio Inn Recording in Salt Lake City
2nd Place: $2,500 cash prize | 2 song demo package at Audio Inn Recording in Salt Lake City

Student Category: (every member must be a teenager)
1st Place: $1,000 cash prize | 2 song demo package at Audio Inn Recording in Salt Lake City
2nd Place: $500 cash prize

Audio Inn Recording in Salt Lake City
www.audioinnrecording.com

Round 1 Video Submissions
Due April 9, 2020

Thank you for your interest in the SoJo Summerfest Battle of the Bands. By entering this competition, each member of your band must agree to the following terms and conditions:

  • This is an all-ages, family-oriented community event. Music lyrics must be clean. The performance must be free of all violence, vulgarity, lewdness, sexual content, and adult language. Failure to comply with these standards will result in disqualification from the competition.
  • This competition will take place in three rounds as described below. If a band advances to the final round, they will be competing with a 25-minute live set at South Jordan City’s SoJo Summerfest on June 5, 2020
  • Bands chosen to advance will be chosen by judges.
  • Individuals may only enter in one band and the individuals in each band should remain constant.
  • Each band must have at least three members.

Round 1 Video Submission:

  • Each group will submit one four (4) minute video of their band performing one song they feel best represents their group. Any band going over their time limit may be disqualified or have points deducted. Submissions due April 9, 2020.
  • Entries will be judged by an internal committee, the bands progressing to Round 2 will be notified on April 20, 2020.

SoJo Summerfest Battle of the Bands

  • Band Information

    Please provide as much information about your band as you can.
  • Video Submissions

    Please provide one link to a video of your group performing a song up to four (4) minutes long.
  • Band Member Information

    Please provide information for all band members. Please list the main contact first. Each individual may only participate in one band.
  • Please provide additional information for each band member. Click on the plus button on the right to add another member.
    NameAgePositionPhoneEmail 

Round 2 Video Submission:

  • Each advancing group will be required to submit a video of their band playing two additional songs for a total of ten (10) minutes. Songs must include one cover song and one original song OR two cover songs. Videos must be submitted before April 27, 2020. Any band going over their time limit or fail to have additional videos submitted on time may be disqualified or have points deducted.
  • Entries from both rounds will be judged by our professional judges. The bands progressing to the final round will be announced on May 8, 2020.

Final Round:

  • If a band advances to the final round, they will be competing with a 25-minute live set at South Jordan City’s SoJo Summerfest on June 5, 2020.
  • Winners from each category will perform a final 45-minute set on Saturday, June 6, 2020.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Natalie Domino at ndomino@sjc.utah.gov.

SoJo Summerfest Vendor Market @ City Park
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 6 @ 10:00 pm

Welcome to SoJo Summerfest 2020! South Jordan provides many opportunities to participate in activities and this celebration is a tradition that helps build a sense of community among our residents. As in years past, our vendor area will be focused on crafts and fun things to buy. We urge you to join us in our celebration this year.

New this year: We will only accept applicants who are selling physical items in their booth. Applications for those wishing to advertise their business will not be accepted. No ready-to-eat food (food intended to be eaten on site) vendors will be accepted. Packaged foods that are intended to be eaten at home (salsa, spreads, hummus etc.) are welcome.

Vendor Terms and Conditions

SoJo Summerfest Vendor Application

  • Phone
  • Email
  • Approximate time needed to set up.
  • Check stickers on back of appliance(s). *Note that special equipment requirements must be addressed with the City Vendor Chair and Electrician prior to arrival and setup. The City does not have the capability to meet all special equipment needs.
  • $0.00
    Please submit payment with a check or money order in the appropriate amount payable to South Jordan City by mail or call 801-446-HELP to pay over the phone. Notification of acceptance will be sent within 10 days of receipt of application.