Community School
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – Jun 20 @ 3:30 pm
Mighty All-Stars Chess and Minecraft Camp! @ Community School
9:00 am
SunValleyCamps.com the most fun your child could have! Chess Camp: Learn tricks, traps and sneak attacks! Our award-winning camp makes chess fun through stories, puzzles, challenges and games. International Chess Master Luke Vellotti will be teaching our advanced students. Beginners are welcome! Lego Camp: Build, create and collaborate! Learn each day with adventure stories and design challenges. Blast Lego rockets and go on a treasure quest – the fun never stops in the highly interactive camp. Minecraft Camp: Do you like Minecraft or do you love Minecraft? Summon ender dragons, battle creepers, and teleport your friends through magical kingdoms. Learn how to create storyboards for extra fun! Game Making: Imagine, Program, and Upload! Make your own games by learning basic Scratch & Python programming skills from UCLA’s best computer science student. This intro camp makes coding fun and easy. Camp tuition includes t-shirt, trophy and daily prizes, and pizza/ice cream party.  Students may register for Chess half days or Chess + STEM full days at www.SunValleyCamps.com. About Us: Founded by Daniel J. Vellotti, a State and National Chess Champion, the coaching company has trained dozens of chess champions on both the state and national level. As a published author and nationally renowned children’s chess trainer of ...
Sun Valley Center for the Arts | Ketchum location
Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoon Art—Summer Session 1 & 2 @ Sun Valley Center for the Arts | Ketchum location
3:00 pm
Families will make art, spend time in the maker space and view the exhibition together. Designed for families with kids who are 5–12 years of age, Afternoon Art sessions will be offered Wednesday afternoons on Jun 12, 19 & 26. Participants and their adult caregivers can drop in anytime between 3 and 5 p.m. to play, create, discover and have fun. Projects will change on a weekly basis. Afternoon Art Summer Session 1 Project Themes: June 12—Wet on Wet Water color June 19—Nature mandalas June 26—A bird’s eye view: mixed media landscape Afternoon Art Summer Session 2 Project Themes: July 31—Sand paper collage Aug 7—Fantasy Collage Aug 14—Stick Initials Afternoon Art will also have a Summer Session 2 offered on Wednesday afternoons on July 31, Aug 7 & 14. Join us!
Various
Jun 20 @ 9:30 am
Wildflower Walks @ Various
9:30 am
Join the Sawtooth Botanical Garden (SBG) and friends for this popular spring summer wildflower walk series to some of our local area’s most diverse and spectacular habitats.  Walks happen rain or shine. Bring appropriate outerwear, sturdy walking shoes, water, sunscreen, hat and lunch. Some walks are appropriate for children age 7 years and older accompanied by an adult, but please leave your dog at home. Call if you have questions: 208-726-9358. All trips start at the Sawtooth Botanical Garden, 11 Gimlet Road, 4 miles south of Ketchum.  We will carpool from SBG which helps reduce the group’s environmental footprint. Wildflower Walks are led by local experts and are free; donations to the Sawtooth Botanical Garden are very much appreciated. Wildflower Walk destinations are to be determined by what is blooming where and when (Have a hot tip? Let us know!). Locations will be posted here when they are known. Participants are encouraged to always meet at the Garden and carpool to the site. Daily Timeline 9:00 – Meet at SBG: sign waivers, review logistics, carpooling 9:00-9:30 – Trip overview and highlights 9:30 – Leave from Sawtooth Botanical Garden Wildflower Walk; often concludes with lunch on site Return times to SBG is typically around 2:00; check individual ...
Community School
Jun 20 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Olympic Day @ Community School
4:00 pm
The Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation (SVSEF) is excited to host its 6th annual Olympic Day on June 20th from 4:00-8:00 pm at Sun Valley Community School’s Dumke Family Sagewillow Campus. An international movement, Olympic Day promotes sportsmanship, healthy habits and teamwork, and is a time for our community to come together. With a little friendly competition, all Wood River Valley children ages 7-18 can compete in the “Gauntlet of Games,” an epic obstacle course complete with slip-n-slide, pond crossing, tunnels, mazes and more. There will be prizes for top teams, KB’s food truck onsite and Olympians in attendance. The event is free and open to any kids ages 7-18, regardless of whether or not they are part of SVSEF. Participants may register as an individual or as a team of five.  REGISTER ONLINE HERE.
Hotel Ketchum
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday Nights at The Hangout @ Hotel Ketchum
7:00 pm
Your summer just got that much better… Get ready for The Backyard @ The Hangout every Thursday (save the 4th of July). All summer long. Join us for free music, yard games, fire pits and food specials. Bring your friends, bring your family, and bring your pups, because it’s going to be a weekly party that you won’t want to miss. Artist line-up to come!
Ketchum Town Square
Jun 21 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Summer Solstice Soiree @ Ketchum Town Square
4:00 pm
Join the City of Ketchum in celebrating summer’s start! The Summer Solstice Soiree features family fun, food and live music. The City of Ketchum is inviting residents and visitors to come on down to Town Square and celebrate as the longest day of the year gives way to our brilliant dark and starry skies. The city’s first-ever Summer Solstice bash is planned for Thursday, June 21, from 4 to 9 p.m. The family-friendly event marking the start of the summer season includes a balloon clown, face painters, jugglers, magicians, henna artist and art activities designed just for kids (and maybe a grown up or two!) Local food and beverage vendors will be serving it up with drink specials, and Nate Botsford and Band are booked to play a pair of 90-minute sets. There will also be special programming to celebrate June as “Dark Sky Month,” as well as the city’s status as a Dark Sky Community and its inclusion in the nation’s first Dark Sky Reserve.
Various Locations
Jun 22 all-day
Senior Connection Games! @ Various Locations
12:00 am
The Senior Connection Games offer the opportunity for the novice or returning athlete to compete in a friendly, encouraging and social environment. We hope you will find the joy in staying active and having fun with your fellow peers. It is important to live a healthy lifestyle and keep moving. Join us to celebrate life after 50 and register today! Registration Instructions: Athletes may register for more than one event, but some events do run simultaneously. Please check event schedule for times and venues to plan for multiple event registration.  Each Ticket represents the number of athletes registering per event. Select one ticket per event you will be participating in. If you are registering more than one athlete, please make sure to include each athlete’s name in the participant information section after proceeding to checkout. Schedule of Events: Friday June 21- 10am-6pm Packet Pick Up at the Senior Connection – 721 3rd Ave South, Hailey Saturday, June 22 9am-    Dollar Hill Climb – Dollar Mountain – 82 Elkhorn Road, Ketchum 9am-    Pickle Ball Round Robin – BCRD – 1050 Fox Acres Road, Hailey 11am-    Pickle Ball Team Competition – BCRD – 1050 Fox Acres Road, Hailey TBD- ...
Environmental Resource Center
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Street Party for the Planet @ Environmental Resource Center
5:00 pm
Celebrate the Environmental Resource Center’s work and our local environment by enjoying an outdoor evening at the ERC’s Street Party for the Planet on Saturday, June 22 from 5:00pm-8:00pm. This family-friendly event will take place on Washington Avenue in Ketchum, between fourth and fifth streets. Enjoy bites by local restaurants Pizza Diavola, Rickshaw, and the Wood River Sustainability Center, while dancing to DJ Diva (Marlin Valdivia) or playing environmentally themed lawn games. Sweet treats will be provided by Shaved Ice of Sun Valley. Wine, beer, and nonalcoholic beverages will be available for purchase, and ERC staff, board, and program information will be there too! Enter to win a drawing for four awesome door prizes: Stand Up Paddleboard from Backwoods Mountain Sports Half day whitewater rafting trip with White Otter and a night’s stay at Danner’s Log Cabins for two MSR Elixir 3 Tent from The Elephant’s Perch, a Leatherman Signal, and a half day fishing trip with White Cloud Rafting Adventures 1-month Zenergy pass and a Leatherman Tempo You do not have to be present to win. Winners will be announced at 7:30pm that evening. Kick off your summer and celebrate the summer solstice with the ERC by enjoying a ...
Community School
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – Jun 27 @ 3:30 pm
Adventure Chess and LEGO Camp! @ Community School
9:00 am
SunValleyCamps.com the most fun your child could have! Chess Camp: Learn tricks, traps and sneak attacks! Our award-winning camp makes chess fun through stories, puzzles, challenges and games. International Chess Master Luke Vellotti will be teaching our advanced students. Beginners are welcome!   Lego Camp: Build, create and collaborate! Learn each day with adventure stories and design challenges. Blast Lego rockets and go on a treasure quest – the fun never stops in the highly interactive camp.   Minecraft Camp: Do you like Minecraft or do you love Minecraft? Summon ender dragons, battle creepers, and teleport your friends through magical kingdoms. Learn how to create storyboards for extra fun!   Game Making: Imagine, Program, and Upload! Make your own games by learning basic Scratch & Python programming skills from UCLA’s best computer science student. This intro camp makes coding fun and easy. Camp tuition includes t-shirt, trophy and daily prizes, and pizza/ice cream party.  Students may register for Chess half days or Chess + STEM full days at www.SunValleyCamps.com. About Us: Founded by Daniel J. Vellotti, a State and National Chess Champion, the coaching company has trained dozens of chess champions on both the state and national level. As a published author and nationally renowned children’s chess ...
Community School
Jun 24 @ 9:00 pm
Vellotti's Chess + STEM Camps @ Community School
9:00 pm
SunValleyCamps.com the most fun your child could have! Chess Camp: Learn tricks, traps and sneak attacks! Our award-winning camp makes chess fun through stories, puzzles, challenges and games. International Chess Master Luke Vellotti will be teaching our advanced students. Beginners are welcome!   Lego Camp: Build, create and collaborate! Learn each day with adventure stories and design challenges. Blast Lego rockets and go on a treasure quest – the fun never stops in the highly interactive camp.   Minecraft Camp: Do you like Minecraft or do you love Minecraft? Summon ender dragons, battle creepers, and teleport your friends through magical kingdoms. Learn how to create storyboards for extra fun!   Game Making: Imagine, Program, and Upload! Make your own games by learning basic Scratch & Python programming skills from UCLA’s best computer science student. This intro camp makes coding fun and easy. Camp tuition includes t-shirt, trophy and daily prizes, and pizza/ice cream party.  Students may register for Chess half days or Chess + STEM full days at www.SunValleyCamps.com.
River Run Lodge
Jun 25 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wood River Farmers' Market @ River Run Lodge
2:00 pm
The Wood River Farmers Markets offer seasonally available and locally grown fruits, vegetables, eggs, goat cheese and yogurts, organic cuts of beef, chicken and lamb, fresh herbs and plant starts for your garden. There are prepared foods including street tacos, grass fed burgers, ready-made pasta dinners, wines, pasta sauces, iced teas, jams and jellies, honey, fermented goods, pies and other baked goods including gluten free treats. We have skin care products, jewelry, wood products, photography, pottery, hanging baskets, cut flower arrangements, handmade clothing, napkins and tablecloths and so much more. Come join in on the fun, meet the hardworking farmers and artists who sell their homemade and home-grown products and enjoy a relaxing afternoon at the open-air markets. Support local and keep your dollars in the Wood River Valley! The Ketchum Farmers’ Market has a new location this year, at River Run Plaza!. Look for the tents, you can’t miss us.   The Hailey market is located on the grassy lot north of Sturtevant’s on Main Street.
Mountain Humane
Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mountain Humane's Book Club @ Mountain Humane
4:00 pm
Come join us for the Humane Book Club! Enjoy tasty coffee or tea while discussing themes related to people, animals, the environment, and how to build a more compassionate world! Books will be chosen by a rotating group of guest facilitators! Meets the fourth Tuesday of every month @ 4pm Penny’s Barn located at Mountain Humane Our next read is ‘The Sense of Wonder’ by Rachel Carson; Facilitated by Mike McKenna, Executive Director, The Chamber “If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder … he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement, and mystery of the world we live in.”—Rachel Carson  
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
7:00 pm
We have a series of six community dancing events planned at the Grange, on Tuesday evenings from June thru August. Dance instructor Galen Slatter, and his recorded music, will be leading  contra, line and square dancing sessions. The sessions will start at 7 pm with a one hour dance lesson, followed by guided open dancing until 9:30.  The dances are family friendly. There’s no alcohol, and children under 14 dance for free when accompanied by an adult. Beginners and singles are welcome. 
Sun Valley Center for the Arts | Ketchum location
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoon Art—Summer Session 1 & 2 @ Sun Valley Center for the Arts | Ketchum location
3:00 pm
Families will make art, spend time in the maker space and view the exhibition together. Designed for families with kids who are 5–12 years of age, Afternoon Art sessions will be offered Wednesday afternoons on Jun 12, 19 & 26. Participants and their adult caregivers can drop in anytime between 3 and 5 p.m. to play, create, discover and have fun. Projects will change on a weekly basis. Afternoon Art Summer Session 1 Project Themes: June 12—Wet on Wet Water color June 19—Nature mandalas June 26—A bird’s eye view: mixed media landscape Afternoon Art Summer Session 2 Project Themes: July 31—Sand paper collage Aug 7—Fantasy Collage Aug 14—Stick Initials Afternoon Art will also have a Summer Session 2 offered on Wednesday afternoons on July 31, Aug 7 & 14. Join us!
Various
Jun 27 @ 9:30 am
Wildflower Walks @ Various
9:30 am
Join the Sawtooth Botanical Garden (SBG) and friends for this popular spring summer wildflower walk series to some of our local area’s most diverse and spectacular habitats.  Walks happen rain or shine. Bring appropriate outerwear, sturdy walking shoes, water, sunscreen, hat and lunch. Some walks are appropriate for children age 7 years and older accompanied by an adult, but please leave your dog at home. Call if you have questions: 208-726-9358. All trips start at the Sawtooth Botanical Garden, 11 Gimlet Road, 4 miles south of Ketchum.  We will carpool from SBG which helps reduce the group’s environmental footprint. Wildflower Walks are led by local experts and are free; donations to the Sawtooth Botanical Garden are very much appreciated. Wildflower Walk destinations are to be determined by what is blooming where and when (Have a hot tip? Let us know!). Locations will be posted here when they are known. Participants are encouraged to always meet at the Garden and carpool to the site. Daily Timeline 9:00 – Meet at SBG: sign waivers, review logistics, carpooling 9:00-9:30 – Trip overview and highlights 9:30 – Leave from Sawtooth Botanical Garden Wildflower Walk; often concludes with lunch on site Return times to SBG is typically around 2:00; check individual ...
River Run Lodge
Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wood River Farmers' Market @ River Run Lodge
2:00 pm
The Wood River Farmers Markets offer seasonally available and locally grown fruits, vegetables, eggs, goat cheese and yogurts, organic cuts of beef, chicken and lamb, fresh herbs and plant starts for your garden. There are prepared foods including street tacos, grass fed burgers, ready-made pasta dinners, wines, pasta sauces, iced teas, jams and jellies, honey, fermented goods, pies and other baked goods including gluten free treats. We have skin care products, jewelry, wood products, photography, pottery, hanging baskets, cut flower arrangements, handmade clothing, napkins and tablecloths and so much more. Come join in on the fun, meet the hardworking farmers and artists who sell their homemade and home-grown products and enjoy a relaxing afternoon at the open-air markets. Support local and keep your dollars in the Wood River Valley! The Ketchum Farmers’ Market has a new location this year, at River Run Plaza!. Look for the tents, you can’t miss us.   The Hailey market is located on the grassy lot north of Sturtevant’s on Main Street.
Hotel Ketchum
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday Nights at The Hangout @ Hotel Ketchum
7:00 pm
Your summer just got that much better… Get ready for The Backyard @ The Hangout every Thursday (save the 4th of July). All summer long. Join us for free music, yard games, fire pits and food specials. Bring your friends, bring your family, and bring your pups, because it’s going to be a weekly party that you won’t want to miss. Artist line-up to come!
Various Locations
Jun 28 – Jul 1 all-day
Sun Valley Wellness Festival & Conference @ Various Locations
12:00 am
​For over two decades the renowned Sun Valley Wellness Festival and Conference has inspired thousands of people to live healthier lives, and features some of the world’s foremost wellness speakers. The four-day conference features top wellness experts with more than 30 presentations and workshops addressing diverse aspects of body, mind, spirit, and environmental wellness. The festival also offers movement classes, a Wellness Experience Hall, music, and more.
Trail Creek Cabin
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm
The Advocates Black and White Soiree @ Trail Creek Cabin
6:00 pm
Join The Advocates for the Black and White Soiree at Trail Creek, on Friday, June 28th.  Support our vision of a compassionate community, free from emotional abuse by attending this extrodanary event. Call 208-788-1491 for ticket information or purchase on line at at www.theadvocatesorg.org  
River Run Lodge
Jul 2 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wood River Farmers' Market @ River Run Lodge
2:00 pm
The Wood River Farmers Markets offer seasonally available and locally grown fruits, vegetables, eggs, goat cheese and yogurts, organic cuts of beef, chicken and lamb, fresh herbs and plant starts for your garden. There are prepared foods including street tacos, grass fed burgers, ready-made pasta dinners, wines, pasta sauces, iced teas, jams and jellies, honey, fermented goods, pies and other baked goods including gluten free treats. We have skin care products, jewelry, wood products, photography, pottery, hanging baskets, cut flower arrangements, handmade clothing, napkins and tablecloths and so much more. Come join in on the fun, meet the hardworking farmers and artists who sell their homemade and home-grown products and enjoy a relaxing afternoon at the open-air markets. Support local and keep your dollars in the Wood River Valley! The Ketchum Farmers’ Market has a new location this year, at River Run Plaza!. Look for the tents, you can’t miss us.   The Hailey market is located on the grassy lot north of Sturtevant’s on Main Street.
Jul 4 – Jul 7 all-day
Hailey Days of the Old West
12:00 am
Hailey, Idaho offers up perhaps the most quintessential hometown 4th of July celebration in the west. There is plenty to do and authentic entertainment for all ages: Pancakes breakfasts, kids’ carnival, antique fairs, rodeos, THE parade and of course, fireworks!
Various
Jul 4 @ 9:30 am
Wildflower Walks @ Various
9:30 am
Join the Sawtooth Botanical Garden (SBG) and friends for this popular spring summer wildflower walk series to some of our local area’s most diverse and spectacular habitats.  Walks happen rain or shine. Bring appropriate outerwear, sturdy walking shoes, water, sunscreen, hat and lunch. Some walks are appropriate for children age 7 years and older accompanied by an adult, but please leave your dog at home. Call if you have questions: 208-726-9358. All trips start at the Sawtooth Botanical Garden, 11 Gimlet Road, 4 miles south of Ketchum.  We will carpool from SBG which helps reduce the group’s environmental footprint. Wildflower Walks are led by local experts and are free; donations to the Sawtooth Botanical Garden are very much appreciated. Wildflower Walk destinations are to be determined by what is blooming where and when (Have a hot tip? Let us know!). Locations will be posted here when they are known. Participants are encouraged to always meet at the Garden and carpool to the site. Daily Timeline 9:00 – Meet at SBG: sign waivers, review logistics, carpooling 9:00-9:30 – Trip overview and highlights 9:30 – Leave from Sawtooth Botanical Garden Wildflower Walk; often concludes with lunch on site Return times to SBG is typically around 2:00; check individual ...
Lyons Park in Hailey
Jul 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
RiverFest @ Lyons Park in Hailey
1:00 pm
After the City of Hailey’s July 4th parade, continue your Independence Day celebration with a stroll down to the Wood River Land Trust’s popular Draper Wood River Preserve and Lions Park for some sun and family fun.  The 5th annual RiverFest will offer great local food and craft vendors, free Toni’s Ice Cream (while supplies last) and kid activities. Local favorites Up A Creek and Swagger will headline this year’s music line-up.
River Run Lodge
Jul 4 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wood River Farmers' Market @ River Run Lodge
2:00 pm
The Wood River Farmers Markets offer seasonally available and locally grown fruits, vegetables, eggs, goat cheese and yogurts, organic cuts of beef, chicken and lamb, fresh herbs and plant starts for your garden. There are prepared foods including street tacos, grass fed burgers, ready-made pasta dinners, wines, pasta sauces, iced teas, jams and jellies, honey, fermented goods, pies and other baked goods including gluten free treats. We have skin care products, jewelry, wood products, photography, pottery, hanging baskets, cut flower arrangements, handmade clothing, napkins and tablecloths and so much more. Come join in on the fun, meet the hardworking farmers and artists who sell their homemade and home-grown products and enjoy a relaxing afternoon at the open-air markets. Support local and keep your dollars in the Wood River Valley! The Ketchum Farmers’ Market has a new location this year, at River Run Plaza!. Look for the tents, you can’t miss us.   The Hailey market is located on the grassy lot north of Sturtevant’s on Main Street.
Ketchum Town Square
Jul 4 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Music in Town Square @ Ketchum Town Square
5:00 pm
Weekly concert featuring a variety of artists and genres presented by the City of Ketchum.
River Run Lodge
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wood River Farmers' Market @ River Run Lodge
2:00 pm
The Wood River Farmers Markets offer seasonally available and locally grown fruits, vegetables, eggs, goat cheese and yogurts, organic cuts of beef, chicken and lamb, fresh herbs and plant starts for your garden. There are prepared foods including street tacos, grass fed burgers, ready-made pasta dinners, wines, pasta sauces, iced teas, jams and jellies, honey, fermented goods, pies and other baked goods including gluten free treats. We have skin care products, jewelry, wood products, photography, pottery, hanging baskets, cut flower arrangements, handmade clothing, napkins and tablecloths and so much more. Come join in on the fun, meet the hardworking farmers and artists who sell their homemade and home-grown products and enjoy a relaxing afternoon at the open-air markets. Support local and keep your dollars in the Wood River Valley! The Ketchum Farmers’ Market has a new location this year, at River Run Plaza!. Look for the tents, you can’t miss us.   The Hailey market is located on the grassy lot north of Sturtevant’s on Main Street.
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
7:00 pm
We have a series of six community dancing events planned at the Grange, on Tuesday evenings from June thru August. Dance instructor Galen Slatter, and his recorded music, will be leading  contra, line and square dancing sessions. The sessions will start at 7 pm with a one hour dance lesson, followed by guided open dancing until 9:30.  The dances are family friendly. There’s no alcohol, and children under 14 dance for free when accompanied by an adult. Beginners and singles are welcome. 
Various
Jul 11 @ 9:30 am
Wildflower Walks @ Various
9:30 am
Join the Sawtooth Botanical Garden (SBG) and friends for this popular spring summer wildflower walk series to some of our local area’s most diverse and spectacular habitats.  Walks happen rain or shine. Bring appropriate outerwear, sturdy walking shoes, water, sunscreen, hat and lunch. Some walks are appropriate for children age 7 years and older accompanied by an adult, but please leave your dog at home. Call if you have questions: 208-726-9358. All trips start at the Sawtooth Botanical Garden, 11 Gimlet Road, 4 miles south of Ketchum.  We will carpool from SBG which helps reduce the group’s environmental footprint. Wildflower Walks are led by local experts and are free; donations to the Sawtooth Botanical Garden are very much appreciated. Wildflower Walk destinations are to be determined by what is blooming where and when (Have a hot tip? Let us know!). Locations will be posted here when they are known. Participants are encouraged to always meet at the Garden and carpool to the site. Daily Timeline 9:00 – Meet at SBG: sign waivers, review logistics, carpooling 9:00-9:30 – Trip overview and highlights 9:30 – Leave from Sawtooth Botanical Garden Wildflower Walk; often concludes with lunch on site Return times to SBG is typically around 2:00; check individual ...