The fun never stops in South Salt Lake! Our youth/adult sports programs and events are some of the best in the state, providing high-quality and affordable fun. At the Recreation Department, we arrange many activities for residents of all ages - from youth soccer to adult sports leagues to the annual Senior Ball. After all, we're a small city with big opportunities!


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The Recreation Department helps build community unity by providing sports programs and community events, creating a better quality of life for all our residents in South Salt Lake.

Our motto, "People, Pride and Programs", says it best! We believe that all three "P's" are needed to foster a stronger community in SSL. To that end, we help people meet new friends, build pride in their community and enjoy a great roster of community programs and events.

Our Department handles three main areas of recreation around South Salt Lake:

  • Youth Sports
  • Adult/Intramural Sports
  • Community Events - Annual and one-off community events, including the Halloween Spooktacular, Santa's Breakfast, Easter Egg Hunt, Senior Ball, and Freedom Fest.

In addition to everything we do, there are many other recreational opportunities around South Salt Lake, including:

We believe that providing social opportunities to all our residents helps us strengthen our community, build lasting friendships and grow as individuals. After all, "free time" is the most important time of the day!

How You Can Help

We would love to have you join us at a city event or participate in a recreation league. You can help build a stronger community, all while having fun with your friends and family.

Volunteers are vital to our programs and events succeeding. If you are interested in volunteer coaching for our youth sports, please email Dustin Permann or call 801-412-3209; or email Brooke Field or call 801-412-3217. For volunteers interested in community events, please email Myrna Clark or call 801-483-6076.

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