Upcoming Events – South Jordan

Dec
2
Mon
2019
Candy Windows @ South Jordan City Hall
Dec 2 – Dec 31 all-day

Make Candy Windows a holiday tradition! Join South Jordan City at the Light the Night tree lighting celebration on December 6th to kick off the most wonderful time of year! Take a stroll down Towne Center Drive and enjoy the incredible Candy Window displays. The Candy Window exhibits will be displayed in storefront windows on December 2nd – December 31st.

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.
Jun
6
Sat
2020
SoJo Summerfest Chalk Art Contest @ Heritage Park
Jun 6 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

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

2. $25 registration is due on or before May 8, 2020, 4:00 p.m.
Registration after May 9, 2020 is $30 and a t-shirt is NOT guaranteed.

3. The registration fee provides each team/individual: 1 tote, 2 t-shirt’s, 1 box of thin chalk, hand wipes, and gloves.
-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 oldest team member

5. The South Jordan Arts Council and/or 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 purposes.

8. Judging:
-All chalk art will be judged between 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., 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 at 1:45 p.m.

*Registration fee only provides 2 t-shirts. Additional t-shirts (while supplies last) can be purchased for $5 each.

**Soda Cheesy food truck will be on location all day for your drink and snack needs!** 

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

 

Jul
10
Fri
2020
FREE The Sock Puppets – Improv Comedy Show @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Jul 10 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

South Jordan Utah’s own improv group, The Sock Puppets. Usually hilarious, never any actual sock puppets.

Join The Sock Puppets for four FREE shows on July 10, October 24, November 7, and December 19 at 9:00 pm at the Gale Center (10300 S. Beckstead Lane).

October 24 – Halloween Theme Comedy Show

December 19 – Holiday Theme Comedy Show

The Sock Puppets are sponsored by the South Jordan Arts Council.

Aug
15
Sat
2020
COMING SOON! Dueling Piano Night @ South Jordan Community Center
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Celebrate the end of summer with a family-friendly dueling piano night in South Jordan! This highly interactive show will have the whole family singing and dancing by the end of the night. Eat dinner before or bring your dinner to the show. All tables are first come first serve.

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020

Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Location: South Jordan Community Center

Cost: $6.94 per person

Recommended Age: 10 years old and up

Tickets go on sale on June 15, 2020.

Oct
24
Sat
2020
FREE The Sock Puppets – Improv Comedy Show @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Oct 24 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

South Jordan Utah’s own improv group, The Sock Puppets. Usually hilarious, never any actual sock puppets.

Join The Sock Puppets for four FREE shows on July 10, October 24, November 7, and December 19 at 9:00 pm at the Gale Center (10300 S. Beckstead Lane).

October 24 – Halloween Theme Comedy Show

December 19 – Holiday Theme Comedy Show

The Sock Puppets are sponsored by the South Jordan Arts Council.

Nov
7
Sat
2020
FREE The Sock Puppets – Improv Comedy Show @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Nov 7 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

South Jordan Utah’s own improv group, The Sock Puppets. Usually hilarious, never any actual sock puppets.

Join The Sock Puppets for four FREE shows on July 10, October 24, November 7, and December 19 at 9:00 pm at the Gale Center (10300 S. Beckstead Lane).

October 24 – Halloween Theme Comedy Show

December 19 – Holiday Theme Comedy Show

The Sock Puppets are sponsored by the South Jordan Arts Council.

Dec
19
Sat
2020
FREE The Sock Puppets – Improv Comedy Show @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Dec 19 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

South Jordan Utah’s own improv group, The Sock Puppets. Usually hilarious, never any actual sock puppets.

Join The Sock Puppets for four FREE shows on July 10, October 24, November 7, and December 19 at 9:00 pm at the Gale Center (10300 S. Beckstead Lane).

October 24 – Halloween Theme Comedy Show

December 19 – Holiday Theme Comedy Show

The Sock Puppets are sponsored by the South Jordan Arts Council.