Winter Wonderland | Sun Valley Resort

Sat, Dec 4th - Sun, Jan 2nd

through Sun, Jan 2nd

December 2021

Sun Valley Resort

1 Sun Valley Rd, Sun Valley, ID 83353, USA

(208) 622-2135

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 Air Holiday Market | 11:00am – 4:00pm

Outdoor holiday market located on the Duck Pond Lawn, offering locally made artisan goods, holiday gifts and goodies!

Friday December 17 & Saturday December 18

Classic Christmas Concert | Doors at 6:30pm, Show at 7:00pm

A classic, family friendly Christmas concert in the Opera House with singing, dancing, and storytelling. Tickets can be purchased at the Guest Center (208)622-2135. $25 general admission.

Tuesday, December 21

Sun Valley’s 85th Birthday!

First opening its doors on December 21st, 1936, Sun Valley Resort is celebrating its 85th birthday, and 86th ski season!

Sun Valley Carolers begin their daily performances (through December 28)
Our traditional Carolers will perform throughout the Village 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Friday, December 24

Christmas Eve Ice Show | Doors open at 4:30pm, Show starts at 5:30pm

Tickets on sale December 1st online. Tickets will be $10 and all proceeds are going to the Hunger Coalition & the I Have a Dream Foundation. Capacity of 2,000 tickets available and it will be a first come first served with a block of tickets reserved for hotel guests. Doors open at 4:30pm, show starts at 5:30pm. There will be an outdoor bar on the Lodge Terrace, and complimentary cookies and cocoa for attendees. Inside the hotel will be blocked off for hotel guests only.

Christmas Eve Dollar Torchlight Parade & Fireworks | 6:15 pm following the Ice Show
Celebrate the holidays by enjoying the annual Dollar torchlight parade and fireworks. ( No indoor access in the Dollar Lodge.)

Saturday, December 25

Merry Christmas!

Friday, December 31

Family Night-skiing & Fireworks on Dollar Mountain | 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
$45/adults, $35/kids, 12 & under
Hit the slopes to and enjoy some night turns, music under the stars and fireworks at 9:00pm sharp. (Season Passes do not work for this event, it is a ticketed event)

Holiday | Food and Beverage Special Events and Menus

Roundhouse opens for lunch Saturday, December 4

Open Thursday to Monday 11:00am – 3:00pm – Reservations required. To make reservations call (208) 622-2800

Roundhouse opens for dinner Friday, December 17

The Roundhouse will open for dinner Friday and Saturday nights 5:45pm – 9:00pm through the winter. They will offer a 4-course prix fix e menu for $159+ tax. Prepayment and reservations are required. To make reservations call (208) 622-2800

Christmas Eve Take Out Dinner | 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Menu TBD, $149 for two, $249 (plus tax) for four. Pick up from the Inn Port Cochere from 1-5pm. On sale starting December 1st.

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