Gilman Contemporary
Dec 1 – Dec 15 all-day
New Paintings Exhibition at Gilman Contemporary @ Gilman Contemporary | Sun Valley | Idaho | United States
12:00 am
This fall Gilman Contemporary is featuring new work by four representational painters who each have a unique way of abstracting the recognizable. Laura Schiff Bean, Craig Mooney, John Westmark, and Jill Leareach bring a distinctive perspectives and materials to their canvases. Craig Mooney is known for creating cinematic oil paintings that incorporate and manipulate light. In his figurative paintings, women are captured in moments of repose and are presented in an atmosphere often described as dreamlike. His cityscapes offer a glimpse of suspended time, both familiar and illusory. Regardless of the subject matter, Mooney’s brush strokes and color work create a viewpoint that transcends the subject, by nearly abstracting the familiar to create a dramatic perspective. Laura Schiff Bean’s dramatic dress portraits stem from her interest in the human psyche along with her fascination with dresses. Each are characterized by the absence of a physical body making each work anonymous but with its own personality. With dripping, generous paint the dress becomes inhabited by an unseen presence that reflects on identity and gender. The female figures in John Westmark’s paintings are composed of store-bought sewing patterns and acrylic paint on canvas. The patterns are used to create dimension in each ...
Sun Valley Resort
Dec 4 2021 – Jan 2 2022 all-day
Winter Wonderland | Sun Valley Resort @ Sun Valley Resort | Sun Valley | Idaho | United States
12:00 am
Village Light Display | December 4 – Early January Winter Wonderland Window Stroll & Scavenger Hunt | December 4–  January 2 Scavenger hunt with prizes – be a part of the fun! Scavenger hunt cards will be available for pickup at the Guest Center in the Sun Valley Village. Retail shops in the Village will feature a “mouse” in their display windows – participants will match the location with the mouse, and once the card is complete, it can be redeemed for a prize at the Guest Center. Saturday December 11 Open Air Holiday Market | 11:00am – 7:00pm Outdoor holiday market located on the Duck Pond Lawn, offering locally made artisan goods, holiday gifts and goodies! Cookie Decorating | 1:00pm – 5:00pm Children are welcome to join us in the Boiler Room for festive cookie decorating! Individual cookie kits can be purchased for $19.50 and children will be given a space in the Boiler Room to decorate. Tree Lighting Ceremony | 5:30pm Our annual tree lighting ceremony will be held near the Duck Pond in the Village. Music begins at 5:30pm with tree lighting at 6:00pm sharp. Outdoor bar and attended cookie and cocoa stations. Sunday December 12 Open ...
Sawtooth Brewery Public House
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm
Trivia at Sawtooth Brewery Public House @ Sawtooth Brewery Public House | Hailey | Idaho | United States
7:30 pm
Trivia Night at the Public House in Ketchum! Trivia Returns to Sawtooth Brewery Public House! Games will be held in Ketchum every Tuesday. Games are at 7:30pm & 8:30pm with tabs to the winner! Free-to-play & all ages welcome. Come early to grab a bite & beer!
Studio MOVE Ketchum
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Dance Church @ Studio MOVE Ketchum | Sun Valley | Idaho | United States
9:00 am
Contact Blair for more information: (917) 767-8687 One part dance party, one part fitness class. Class begins with a sun salutation series to create an awareness of body alignment and rolls into dim lights, fun poppy playlists from a multitude of genres, and open, non-choreographed dancing. Letting the music guide your body, and being ready for a few movement cues from the instructor from time to time, you are going to sweat (and laugh) a lot! Inspired by the yogic philosophy of Santosha (or joy), this is a place to come and let down your guard and let it all out. Class will be 75 minutes. Wear comfortable clothing for movement, socks or barefoot. Open to all experience levels. NO dance experience needed.
Flourish Foundation
Dec 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly Meditation and Yoga @ Flourish Foundation | Hailey | Idaho | United States
12:00 pm
Join the Flourish Foundation for this weekly meditation and yoga lead by Ryan Redman. Please wear a mask; we are continuing to honor physical distancing.
Mountain Humane
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Mountain Humane's Cat Cozy Club @ Mountain Humane
5:00 pm
Every Second Wednesday of the Month! Starting June 9th, 5pm – 6:30pm Join us at Mountain Humane for the the Cat Cozy Club! Led by our amazing volunteer, Jen Barth, the Cat Cozy Club will be knitting adorable and comfy cat cozies for our adoptable cats and kittens! Yarn is provided and the club will be meeting every second Wednesday of the month from 5pm to 6:30pm. Enjoy a cup of coffee in Christie’s Cat Cafe, knit some cat cozies, and meet some new friends at this free event!  
The Community Library
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sun Valley Winter Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony @ The Community Library
6:00 pm
Join The Community Library for the induction ceremony of the Sun Valley Winter Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2021. The Sun Valley Winter Sports Hall of Fame is a program which honors the significant contributions of legendary local athletes and visionaries who have not only achieved in their sport or industry, but have given back to the Wood River Valley community in ways that have furthered the development of the sport: Alpine Skiing, Nordic Skiing, Ice Hockey, Figure Skating, Snowboarding, and Freestyle Skiing. The inductee stories are showcased in the Jeanne Rodger Lane Center for Regional History’s Regional History Museum. In-person registration is FULL. WATCH ONLINE HERE. If you’d like to join us virtually, you do not need to register, but can view the program on the Library’s Livestream. The Jeanne Roger Lane Center for Regional History, established in 1982, is comprised of the Betty Olsen Carr Reading Room, the Regional History Museum, and the Ernest and Mary Hemingway House and Preserve Special Collections. The Center collects and makes accessible materials about central Idaho historical events and cultural change, as well as about Ernest Hemingway.
Sawtooth Brewery Tap Room
Dec 8 @ 6:30 pm
Trivia at the Tap Room @ Sawtooth Brewery Tap Room | Hailey | Idaho | United States
6:30 pm
Trivia Night at the Tap Room in Hailey! Not a super trivia know it all?  No problem. Our games are free to play and are for everyone who likes to play games. We play 2 games consisting of 3 rounds each. Each round is based off of a popular game show.  No basic question and answers here either…we have word jumbles, picture rounds, and point wagering.  So come on out and play the most popular trivia game in town! All ages welcome. Bar tabs to the winners!
The Spot
Dec 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Spot Young Co: ONCE @ The Spot | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
7:30 pm
THE SPOT YOUNG COMPANY presents ONCE the musical Book by Enda Walsh Music + Lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová Based on the Motion Picture Written + Directed by John Carney Directed by Brett Moellenberg Music Directed by Grant Carey With Support from The Spot Cr3w The Spot Young Company is a tuition-free program open to all Wood River Valley high school students. Students specialize in performance and technical training in theater. The program culminates in a full musical production under the guidance and mentorship of The Spot’s Cr3w. Our 2021 production of ONCE is the Young Company’s first performance LIVE since Winter 2019! Join us for an inspiring night of theater with The Spot Young Company. The story of a guy who gave up on love and music, and the girl who inspired him to dream again. On the streets of Dublin, an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant are drawn together by their shared love of music. Over the course of one fateful week, an unexpected friendship and collaboration quickly evolves into a powerful but complicated love story, underscored by emotionally charged music. Featuring all of the magical songs from the critically acclaimed film, including the Oscar-winning ...
Sun Valley Culinary Institute
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am
Sun Valley Culinary Institute Tours @ Sun Valley Culinary Institute
10:00 am
The Sun Valley Culinary Institute is pleased to offer tours open to the general public. Come see why we have become one of the most important and entertaining sites to visit in the Wood River Valley. As a full time location for both student culinary classes year round and personalized classes for the general public, SVCI is proud to open our doors and welcome visitors with coffee and donuts. Come see for yourself…free tours are offered every Thursday at 10AM
Sun Valley Culinary Institute
Dec 9 @ 5:30 pm
Rombauer Wine Education & Tasting with Darrick Mercer @ Sun Valley Culinary Institute | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
5:30 pm
Join us for a wine tasting hosted by Darrick Mercer of Rombauer Vineyards. Darrick will walk us through these highly accredited wines while sharing the history of the Rombauer family, and their winemaking philosophies. Founded in 1980, Rombauer Vineyards has been producing acclaimed wines from Napa Valley and the Sierra Foothills. Still family owned and operated, Rombauer is known for its high-quality wines and exceptional vineyard sites. Rombauer’s Chardonnays, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignons, Zinfandels and Sauvignon Blanc are beloved by wine enthusiasts around the world.
Argyros Performing Arts Center
Dec 9 @ 5:30 pm
Save Our River - Wood River Land Trust @ Argyros Performing Arts Center | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
5:30 pm
Join us for film, conversation and a fundraiser! We will be premiering our film about the scope and significance of the Big Wood River. You can help us sustain and protect our Valley. RSVP required at 208 788 3947 or [email protected]
Limelight Lounge
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Limelight Lounge - Live Music Series @ Limelight Lounge
6:00 pm
Throughout the year, The Limelight Lounge is the place to be in Ketchum for live local music. It’s the perfect way to unwind after a day on the mountain. Order a beer and a few apps (or go all out with dinner from our menu), and enjoy some of the best local talent in an intimate setting. Live music is held Thursday  – Monday nights this month. December: Thurs 9th -Kevin Ware Fri 10th – Aaron Golay Sat 11th – No Music this day, instead we will have music Tue Dec 14 Sun 12th -Travis McDaniel Mon 13th -Crazy Love Tue 14th -Andrew Sheppard Thurs 16th -Hart Gibson Fri 17th – David Henry Sat 18th – Alexa Sluder Sun 19th -Travis McDaniel Mon 20th – James Tautkus Thurs 23rd -David Henry Fri 24th – Aaron Golay Sat 25th – Carl Massaro Sun 26th -Double Wide Mon 27th – Mark Meuller Tues 28th -Michaela French Wed 29th -Mark Meuller Thurs 30th -Kevin Ware Fri 31st – TBD
The Spot
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Spot Young Co: ONCE @ The Spot | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
7:30 pm
THE SPOT YOUNG COMPANY presents ONCE the musical Book by Enda Walsh Music + Lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová Based on the Motion Picture Written + Directed by John Carney Directed by Brett Moellenberg Music Directed by Grant Carey With Support from The Spot Cr3w The Spot Young Company is a tuition-free program open to all Wood River Valley high school students. Students specialize in performance and technical training in theater. The program culminates in a full musical production under the guidance and mentorship of The Spot’s Cr3w. Our 2021 production of ONCE is the Young Company’s first performance LIVE since Winter 2019! Join us for an inspiring night of theater with The Spot Young Company. The story of a guy who gave up on love and music, and the girl who inspired him to dream again. On the streets of Dublin, an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant are drawn together by their shared love of music. Over the course of one fateful week, an unexpected friendship and collaboration quickly evolves into a powerful but complicated love story, underscored by emotionally charged music. Featuring all of the magical songs from the critically acclaimed film, including the Oscar-winning ...
Argyros Performing Arts Center
Dec 10 all-day
SVSEF 45th Annual Wild Game Dinner @ Argyros Performing Arts Center
12:00 am
Round up your greatest vintage western garb and join us for the 45th Annual Wild Game Dinner! Whether you choose to feast on the fall harvest in person at The Argyros, or in the comfort of your own home with a To-Goat Boxed Dinner for two delivered right to your door, there are several ways to get in on the action in support of our biggest fundraiser of the year! In-Person Wild Game Dinner SOLD OUT CLICK HERE TO ORDER “TO-GOAT” WILD GAME DINNER BOXES – Limited Quantity Available!  
J.McLaaughlin
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – Dec 11 @ 5:00 pm
J.McLaughlin 'this the season @ J.McLaaughlin
10:00 am
Join us for festive sips and Holiday shopping in support of Mountain Humane
Studio MOVE Ketchum
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Dance Church @ Studio MOVE Ketchum
12:00 pm
Contact Blair for more information: (917) 767-8687 One part dance party, one part fitness class. Class begins with a sun salutation series to create an awareness of body alignment and rolls into dim lights, fun poppy playlists from a multitude of genres, and open, non-choreographed dancing. Letting the music guide your body, and being ready for a few movement cues from the instructor from time to time, you are going to sweat (and laugh) a lot! Inspired by the yogic philosophy of Santosha (or joy), this is a place to come and let down your guard and let it all out. Class will be 75 minutes. Wear comfortable clothing for movement, socks or barefoot. Open to all experience levels. NO dance experience needed.
Contemporary Cottage
Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hailey Outdoor Holiday Market @ Contemporary Cottage | Hailey | Idaho | United States
1:00 pm
Join us for The Hailey Outdoor Holiday Market, with over 20 local artists and vendors. Plenty of room to distance. Come help spread some Christmas Cheer. Support your local Artist. Shop Small, Shop Local. Kids can send letters to Santa in Santa’s mailbox. Located in South Hailey at The Contemporary Cottage 618 S Main St.
The Community Library
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“A Christmas Carol in the Library” – A Staged Reading @ The Community Library
6:00 pm
It’s after hours in the library on Christmas Eve, with only the cheerful Miss Trilling and the grumpy Mr. Heaps left to shelve the final books and turn out the lights. The two librarians find themselves immersed in retelling Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Aided only by the usual trappings of a library, Miss Trilling and Mr. Heaps take on more than thirty characters and bring the classic tale of miserliness and redemptive generosity to life inside our very own Community Library. Join The Community Library for this staged reading, which celebrates the power and wonder of imaginative reading together. Directed by David Janeski and read by Aly Wepplo and Matthew Gorby. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. The staged reading runs for approximately 60 minutes. Two performances: Friday, December 10 at 6:00 p.m., and Saturday, December 11 at 3:00 p.m. Space is limited, so register at www.comlib.org to join us. Proof of vaccination is required to attend in person at the Library, and both performances will also be live streamed on the Library’s Vimeo.
Limelight Lounge
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Limelight Lounge - Live Music Series @ Limelight Lounge
6:00 pm
Throughout the year, The Limelight Lounge is the place to be in Ketchum for live local music. It’s the perfect way to unwind after a day on the mountain. Order a beer and a few apps (or go all out with dinner from our menu), and enjoy some of the best local talent in an intimate setting. Live music is held Thursday  – Monday nights this month. December: Thurs 9th -Kevin Ware Fri 10th – Aaron Golay Sat 11th – No Music this day, instead we will have music Tue Dec 14 Sun 12th -Travis McDaniel Mon 13th -Crazy Love Tue 14th -Andrew Sheppard Thurs 16th -Hart Gibson Fri 17th – David Henry Sat 18th – Alexa Sluder Sun 19th -Travis McDaniel Mon 20th – James Tautkus Thurs 23rd -David Henry Fri 24th – Aaron Golay Sat 25th – Carl Massaro Sun 26th -Double Wide Mon 27th – Mark Meuller Tues 28th -Michaela French Wed 29th -Mark Meuller Thurs 30th -Kevin Ware Fri 31st – TBD
Ashley's Coffee Corner
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
6:30 pm
Join us for Bellevue’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! We will offer coffee and hot cocoa, home-baked goodies and pastries, fire pits to keep warm and a “Holiday Ham” raffle. The Bellevue tree lighting ceremony is planned for 7 p.m., with performances from the Enchantones and Caritas Chorale from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. The tree lighting ceremony and musical performances will be followed by a kids’ holiday story hour and “Very Merry Book Giveaway” starting at 7:15 p.m. The Grinch will also make a guest appearance!  
The Spot
Dec 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Spot Young Co: ONCE @ The Spot | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
7:30 pm
THE SPOT YOUNG COMPANY presents ONCE the musical Book by Enda Walsh Music + Lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová Based on the Motion Picture Written + Directed by John Carney Directed by Brett Moellenberg Music Directed by Grant Carey With Support from The Spot Cr3w The Spot Young Company is a tuition-free program open to all high school students in the Wood River Valley. Students specialize in performance and technical theater training. Their work culminates in a full production under the guidance and mentorship of The Spot Cr3w. The 2021 production of ONCE marks the first LIVE Spot Young Co. show since Winter 2019. Join us in celebrating the return of live theater with these amazingly talented young performers. ONCE is the story of a guy who gave up on love and music, and the girl who inspired him to dream again. On the streets of Dublin, an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant are drawn together by their shared love of music. Over the course of one fateful week, an unexpected friendship and collaboration quickly evolves into a powerful but complicated love story, underscored by emotionally charged music. Featuring all of the magical songs from the critically ...
Mountain Village Resort
Dec 11 all-day
The Pisten Bullys at Moutain Village Resort @ Mountain Village Resort | Stanley | Idaho | United States
12:00 am
Ketchum’s own original country western band takes the stage at The Velvet Falls dance hall for a night of good ole honky tonk music.
Contemporary Cottage
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hailey Outdoor Holiday Market @ Contemporary Cottage | Hailey | Idaho | United States
10:00 am
Join us for The Hailey Outdoor Holiday Market, with over 20 local artists and vendors. Plenty of room to distance. Come help spread some Christmas Cheer. Support your local Artist. Shop Small, Shop Local. Kids can send letters to Santa in Santa’s mailbox. Located in South Hailey at The Contemporary Cottage 618 S Main St.
Crystal Healing Room
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Saturday Meditation at the Crystal Healing Room @ Crystal Healing Room
10:00 am
Crystal Healing Room is happy to present weekly group meditations! Our meditation sanctuary is a cleansed and recharged space filled with positive healing energy. We want you all to take advantage of the opportunity to enjoy such a space. These meditations will not be lead by Shaman. These are group community gatherings each Saturday at 10am. We are only asking for a $5 donation to reserve your spot. We have been working tirelessly to complete Indigo Camp and your donations will support our work. Register Early! Space is Limited!
Crystal Healing Room
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
What is Meditation? @ Crystal Healing Room | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
10:00 am
Join us on Saturday, December 11th at 10am Life Purpose Shaman will be leading you through a series of exercises to help you understand what meditation is. She will show you just how simple and natural meditation is for all people. This class will be held at the Crystal Healing Room and Shaman will be livestreaming in on screen. For those of you who have previously experienced a livestreamed class before know that she is still able to connect with your energy and speak with your angels.
Sun Valley Village
Dec 11 @ 11:00 am – Dec 12 @ 4:00 pm
Open-Air Holiday Market @ Sun Valley Village | Sun Valley | Idaho | United States
11:00 am
Sun Valley Resort is thrilled to bring back their Open Air Holiday Market for the 5th season! The holiday market will be a European style outdoor market offering unique and local items – the perfect opportunity to shop for those last minute holiday gifts! The market will feature vendors offering handcrafted jewelry, pottery, wreaths and dried floral arrangements, homemade baked goods and treats, skincare and more! The market will be held on the Duck Pond Lawn. Stick around Saturday for the Tree Lighting Ceremony starting at 5:30pm on Saturday Dec 11. Open Air Holiday Market Hours Saturday: 11am-7pm Sunday: 11am-4pm
The Community Library
Dec 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
“A Christmas Carol in the Library” – A Staged Reading @ The Community Library
3:00 pm
It’s after hours in the library on Christmas Eve, with only the cheerful Miss Trilling and the grumpy Mr. Heaps left to shelve the final books and turn out the lights. The two librarians find themselves immersed in retelling Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Aided only by the usual trappings of a library, Miss Trilling and Mr. Heaps take on more than thirty characters and bring the classic tale of miserliness and redemptive generosity to life inside our very own Community Library. Join The Community Library for this staged reading, which celebrates the power and wonder of imaginative reading together. Directed by David Janeski and read by Aly Wepplo and Matthew Gorby. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. The staged reading runs for approximately 60 minutes. Two performances: Friday, December 10 at 6:00 p.m., and Saturday, December 11 at 3:00 p.m. Space is limited, so register at www.comlib.org to join us. Proof of vaccination is required to attend in person at the Library, and both performances will also be live streamed on the Library’s Vimeo.
The Spot
Dec 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
The Spot Young Co: ONCE @ The Spot | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
4:00 pm
THE SPOT YOUNG COMPANY presents ONCE the musical Book by Enda Walsh Music + Lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová Based on the Motion Picture Written + Directed by John Carney Directed by Brett Moellenberg Music Directed by Grant Carey With Support from The Spot Cr3w The Spot Young Company is a tuition-free program open to all high school students in the Wood River Valley. Students specialize in performance and technical theater training. Their work culminates in a full production under the guidance and mentorship of The Spot Cr3w. The 2021 production of ONCE marks the first LIVE Spot Young Co. show since Winter 2019. Join us in celebrating the return of live theater with these amazingly talented young performers. ONCE is the story of a guy who gave up on love and music, and the girl who inspired him to dream again. On the streets of Dublin, an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant are drawn together by their shared love of music. Over the course of one fateful week, an unexpected friendship and collaboration quickly evolves into a powerful but complicated love story, underscored by emotionally charged music. Featuring all of the magical songs from the critically ...
Sun Valley Village
Dec 11 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Sun Valley Tree Lighting Ceremony @ Sun Valley Village | Sun Valley | Idaho | United States
5:30 pm
Our annual tree lighting ceremony will be held near the Duck Pond in the Village. Music begins at 5:30pm with tree lighting at 6:00pm sharp. We are exciting to celebrate the magic of the holidays with you!

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