Get to the River Festival

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In collaboration with Get to the River, Murray City Parks & Recreation will be hosting a few activities in the month of September to help celebrate the Jordan River.

**Please Note: Chalk Art has been relocated to Winchester Park**

Drop by between 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM for a free ice cream sandwich and learn about the creatures that can be found along the Jordan River.

Virtual 5K Race | Sept 2 - Sept 8, 2021

Course: Germania Park to Arrowhead Park, back to Walden Park, and finish back at Germania Park (signs are posted            throughout the course) View course map

Run the course anytime between Thursday, Sept 2 - Wednesday, Sept 8, at your own convenience. You will need a watch that has a timer, or you can use a smart phone. At the completion of the race, snap a photo of yourself at the finish line. Send your picture and report your time to Cory Plant by Thursday, Sept 9 via email. Cory can also be reached at 801-284-4237. 

Winners will be notified by Monday, September 13, 2021. T-shirts and awards earned may be picked up at the Park Office (296 E Murray Park Avenue) after Sept 13.

Chalk Art Contest | September 11, 2021

Location: Winchester Park (1250W Winchester St)
Check-in: 8:00 AM
Judging Begins: 2:30 PM
Entry Fee: $10
Register: Must pre-register by Sept 6th or until spots are filled. Register online at or at the Murray Parks & Rec Office.
Awards:1st place in each category
Categories: Child (12 & under), Teen (13-17), Adult (18+), and Group

Registration Form and Rules