We’ll See You Soon


With summers increasingly warm embrace, we are continuing to see progress in suppressing the spread of COVID-19.  We are in the final stage of the State of Idaho's  phases of openings. Visitors have been allowed to enter the state and we're  inviting you back whenever you feel comfortable to embrace the vast outdoors and to roam free here in Sun Valley. 

Our community is committed to incorporating the best health practices and safety measures to  ensure your health and security. The majority of our lodging properties and businesses are offering great value for summer bookings with no-risk cancellation policies. We invite you to not only daydream but to explore the great opportunities out here for the summer. 

Upon your visit to Sun Valley, we ask that you are mindful of the new way of life as we know it. Bring a mask, practice your air high-fiving and keep smiling. We want to keep the positive trends flowing in the right direction. We've laid out a series of helpful tips and resources to make your trip as easy to navigate as possible. Check out Mindfulness in the Mountains - Sun Valley, Idaho for more information. 

We appreciate your patience through all of this. We look forward to seeing you soon. 


Sun Valley Summer Travel Resources


Mindfulness in the Mountains - Sun Valley, ID

Roam Free in Idaho This  Summer

Taking the road less traveled is more of an attitude than a place. Sure, you’ll encounter plenty of hidden gems along the way—like a serene hiking trail or a rooftop bar—but you’ll also open up a world of freedom, inspiration and untapped possibilities. Whether you choose to take the unbeaten path or let the path choose you, we’ll be here when you’re ready.  

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Events

Festival Meadows
Sep 18 – Sep 19 all-day
Oktoberfest! @ Festival Meadows
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Get Your German on, Idaho Style at Sawtooth Brewery’s 9th Annual Ketchum Oktoberfest! Join us at Sun Valley’s Festival Meadows Sept. 18-19 for Beer, Food, Music, and Games! Visit www.KetchumOktoberfest.com for all of the details about this year’s events, including an expanded menu from the Outpost by Sawtooth Brewery! We’ll be adjusting how we operate Oktoberfest this year to accommodate distancing! Enjoy our 4.25 acre Beer Garden with German Beers by Sawtooth Brewery on tap. We will have Pints, SiliPints, 25 oz., .5L, & 1L Glassware available. Any Sawtooth glass is your ticket to Oktoberfest! On tap will be: Oktoberfest! Cold Springs Pilsner Cranberry Gosé Festival HefeBarrel Aged Standhope Doppelbock Raspberry Wyder’s Hard Cider Root Beer Wine by the Glass Sawtooth Brewery Outpost will be slinging bratwurst along with other German-inspired Pub Fair with a local flair. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 Beer Garden opens 4pm-9pm! 4pm | Tapping of the Firkin by Sun Valley’s Mayor Peter Hendricks 5pm | Live Music by Doghaus SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 12pm – 9pm | Beer Garden open 12pm – 2:30pm  | Live Music by Dusty and the Drifters 2:45pm – 4:45pm  | Live Music by Bobs Down Town Sound 3pm | Beer Olympics 5pm – 7:30pm | Live ...
Festival Meadows
Sep 19 – Sep 20 all-day
Oktoberfest! @ Festival Meadows
12:00 am
Get Your German on, Idaho Style at Sawtooth Brewery’s 9th Annual Ketchum Oktoberfest! Join us at Sun Valley’s Festival Meadows Sept. 18-19 for Beer, Food, Music, and Games! Visit www.KetchumOktoberfest.com for all of the details about this year’s events, including an expanded menu from the Outpost by Sawtooth Brewery! We’ll be adjusting how we operate Oktoberfest this year to accommodate distancing! Enjoy our 4.25 acre Beer Garden with German Beers by Sawtooth Brewery on tap. We will have Pints, SiliPints, 25 oz., .5L, & 1L Glassware available. Any Sawtooth glass is your ticket to Oktoberfest! On tap will be: Oktoberfest! Cold Springs Pilsner Cranberry Gosé Festival HefeBarrel Aged Standhope Doppelbock Raspberry Wyder’s Hard Cider Root Beer Wine by the Glass Sawtooth Brewery Outpost will be slinging bratwurst along with other German-inspired Pub Fair with a local flair. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 Beer Garden opens 4pm-9pm! 4pm | Tapping of the Firkin by Sun Valley’s Mayor Peter Hendricks 5pm | Live Music by Doghaus SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 12pm – 9pm | Beer Garden open 12pm – 2:30pm  | Live Music by Dusty and the Drifters 2:45pm – 4:45pm  | Live Music by Bobs Down Town Sound 3pm | Beer Olympics 5pm – 7:30pm | Live ...
Various Locations
Dec 1 – Dec 31 all-day
Holidays in Sun Valley @ Various Locations
12:00 am
Imagine yourself enjoying a savory cup of hot cocoa under the stars after an evening of night skiing on Sun Valley’s Dollar Mountain, or strolling the snow-covered streets of Ketchum and Sun Valley, underneath the twinkle of holiday lights, as the sound of carolers filters through the air. The holidays in Sun Valley are magical, and these are just a few of the festive moments that await this holiday season. Don’t know where to start? We’ve compiled your 2020 guide of must-see events and happenings from Christmas festivities to rock-the-house New Year’s shenanigans! Hailey Holiday Tree Lighting Join with family, friends and neighbors to flip the switch and start the holiday season. Gather at the Old County Courthouse at the corner of Croy and 1st Street in Hailey on Saturday, December TBD from 4:30pm to 6:30pm to see the Hailey holiday tree aglow for the first time this winter. Ketchum Tree Lighting Ceremony Pull on your winter boots and down coat for the Ketchum Tree Lighting Ceremony in Town Square. Santa will be on hand for pictures and to spread the holiday cheer, and hot chocolate, cookies, and candy canes will be served. The festivities kick off at 4:30pm. Papoose ...
Sun Valley Nordic Festival, featuring the Boulder Mountain Tour @ Various Locations
12:00 am
The Zions Bank Boulder Mountain Tour and Sun Valley Nordic Festival welcome you to NordicTown USA in beautiful Sun Valley, Idaho. Independent groups, organizations and individuals such as the Blaine County Recreation District, Galena Lodge, Sun Valley Nordic Center, Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation, Vamps, local businesses and a host of generous dedicated individuals have come together to give you the best cross country experience on the planet. Come to Sun Valley, Idaho and enjoy everything NordicTownUSA has to offer. SV Nordic Festival and Boulder Mountain Tour Schedule of Events Saturday, January 30 Galena & the Trails Winter Benefit 5:30 p.m. Limelight Room, Sun Valley Inn The Galena and Trails Winter Benefit brings friends together to celebrate the importance of our local treasure. This year marks the 26th anniversary of the community’s efforts to “Save Galena Lodge” from being torn down. This year’s benefit includes dinner, drinks, dancing, silent and live auctions, and paddle raise. A great time for a good cause! Details, Jenna Vagias (208) 578-5455. Wednesday, February 3 NordicTown USA Sprints Simplot Lot, 2nd Avenue & Fourth Street, Ketchum The NordicTown USA Sprints pit teams of two in a head-to-head freestyle relay format on a 400-meter oval. The ...

Use this calendar to find out what is happening in and around Sun Valley, Idaho and the entire Wood River Valley, including Ketchum and Hailey, plus...

Hiking

No matter where you are in Sun Valley, you’re never more than a few minutes from a trailhead. A short hike in any direction and you are sure to find views that will take your breath away.
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Biking

Summer in Sun Valley means biking. Come check out our trails, including lift access on the back of Bald Mountain for 3,400 vertical feet of gorgeous trails.
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Dining & Nightlife

We value local, sustainable and organic sustenance here in Sun Valley, and our menus show it. Learn more about our eclectic range of cuisines and nightlife.
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Summer turns and alpine canoeing? Ahhh the good ole’ days! // #seeksunvalley #summer #oldschool #summerskiing #canoe ...

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Ahhh the dog days of summer! // 📸: @talroberts #BALL #summer #dogdays #seeksunvalley ...

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Wondering what to do with the kids this summer? Don’t panic Sun Valley is the land of family fun! Check out the link in our bio for the best kid friendly activities. // 📸: @schirfphoto #seeksunvalley #summer #mountainbike ...

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It’s the first day of summer everyone!! Happy solstice! // #seeksunvalley #summer #wildflowers ...

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Food just tastes better outside! That’s why we put together some places around town to enjoy your takeout and soak up the sun this summer in our most recent blog. // 📸: @mattleidecker #mindfulnessinthemountains #seeksunvalley #summer ...

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Road trip anyone? The Great Central Idaho Road-trip is a 347 mile loop on scenic byways that connect Idaho’s best offerings! Read more at the link in our bio and start planning your summer road-trips! //#seeksunvalley #sunvalleyonmymind #summer #roadtrip ...

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Farewell summer. Thanks for a memorable one. // 📷: @oliverguyphoto #seeksunvalley ...

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Thanks for the all the magic carpet rides this summer @sunvalley. See you back on the lifts when the snow flies. // 📷: @kimbepaq #seeksunvalley ...

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