When you want to be close to the conveniences of the city but not actually in it, Sandy is the perfect area to call home. This former farming community is now a growing suburban locale featuring many business and shopping opportunities as well as quiet residential neighborhoods. Rio Tinto Stadium, home of the professional soccer team Real Salt Lake is located in Sandy, and Jordan Commons is a popular destination to grab dinner and catch a movie. Find great stores and shopping at The Shops at South Town, or visit the Mountain America Expo Center which hosts conventions and trade shows throughout the year. Sandy is located in the center of the Canyons School District, which is home to many of the Salt Lake valley’s top schools including Jordan, Hillcrest and Alta High School. The Sandy Amphitheater hosts a number of outdoor concerts during the warmer summer months, while the Sandy Arts Guild presents a number of cultural events throughout the year.