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4th of July (week) in Sun Valley, Idaho

BBQ’s, fireworks, American flags and parades are all part of the American spirit when celebrating our independence. Here in the Sun Valley area we embrace all of those these elements and so much more. We’ve compiled a list of the main events that you can take advantage of in Hailey, Ketchum and Sun Valley this 4th of July week.

June 29

Yoga on the Mountain | Ketchum

  • Where: River Run Lodge Plaza at the base of Bald Mountain
  • What: 2 sessions – Gentle Flow & Restorative Yoga
  • When: June 29 | 9:00am & 10:00am
  • Cost: free (please bring your own mat)
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Sun Valley Wellness Festival & Conference | Sun Valley

  • Where: The Community School & other locations
  • When: June 28 – July 1
  • What: variety of speakers and events focused around wellness.
  • Cost: tickets vary
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Granger Smith ft. Earl Dibbles Jr. – Live | Sun Valley

  • Where: Sun Valley Pavilion
  • When: June 29
  • What: variety of speakers and events focused around wellness. More details here
  • Cost: tickets vary
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June 30

Sun Valley Wellness Festival & Conference | Sun Valley

  • Where: The Community School & other locations
  • When: June 28 – July 1
  • What: variety of speakers and events focused around wellness.
  • Cost: tickets vary
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Jazz in the Park | Ketchum

  • Where: Rotary Park
  • When: June 30 | 6:00 – 8:00pm
  • What: enjoy jazzy tunes from the Frim Fram Four
  • Cost: free
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High Mountain Heard – Live | Ketchum

  • Where: Warfield Distillery & Brewery
  • When: June 30 |
  • What: live music featuring local band, High Mountain Heard
  • Cost: free
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July 1

Sun Valley Wellness Festival & Conference| Sun Valley

  • Where: The Community School & other locations
  • When: June 28 – July 1
  • What: variety of speakers and events focused around wellness.
  • Cost: tickets vary
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“How I Learned to Drive” Performance | Ketchum

  • Where: Argyros Performing Arts Center
  • When: July 1 | 7:00pm
  • What: Sawtooth Productions and Laughing Stock will present a free reading of Paula Vogel’s Pulitzer Prize winning play “How I Learned to Drive”
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July 2

Wood River Farmers Market

  • Where: River Run Lodge Plaza
  • When: July 2 | 2:00pm – 6:00pm
  • What: locally grown and produced fruits, veggies, meats, arts & crafts and more
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Ketch’em Alive

  • Where: Forest Service Park
  • When: July 2 | 7:00pm – 9:00pm
  • What: grab a beverage, a bite and catch some live music from Irish rock band Swagger
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Killer Queen – Live | Sun Valley

  • Where: Sun Valley Pavilion
  • When: July 2 | 7:00pm – 9:00pm
  • What: England’s premiere Queen tribute band
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Sawtooth Rangers Rodeo | Hailey

  • Where: Hailey Rodeo Arena
  • When: July 2 – 4 | 7:30pm
  • What: Bronc Riding, Roping, Barrel Racing, Steer Wrestling & Bull Riding
  • Cost:
    • Advance Purchase – Adults – $11 | Kids (10 & under) – $6
    • At the Gate Purchase – Adults- $15 | Kids (10 & under) – $10
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July 3

Sawtooth Rangers Rodeo | Hailey

  • Where: Hailey Rodeo Arena
  • When: July 2 – 4 | 7:30pm
  • What: Bronc Riding, Roping, Barrel Racing, Steer Wrestling & Bull Riding
  • Cost:
    • Advance Purchase – Adults – $11 | Kids (10 & under) – $6
    • At the Gate Purchase – Adults- $15 | Kids (10 & under) – $10
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July 4

Pancake Breakfast | Hailey

  • Where: Grange Hall – 609 South 3rd Ave in Hailey, Idaho
  • When: July 4 | 7:30 – 10:00am
  • What: pre-parade breakfast serving up pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage & more
  • Cost: n/a
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Tutus and Tennis Shoes | Hailey

  • Where: Sun Valley Ballet Studio
  • When: July 4 | 9:00am
  • What: 5k fun run to support the Sun Valley Ballet Foundation
  • Cost: $25
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Arts & Antique Fair | Hailey

  • Where: Roberta McKercher Park in Hailey
  • When: July 4 – 6 | 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • What: the best antique vendors and wares in the region, along with a beer garden and food vendors
  • Cost: free

Parade | Hailey

  • Where: Main Street in downtown Hailey
  • When: July 4th from 12:00 – 1:30pm
  • What: colorful floats, rodeo queens, wagons and more parading through downtown Hailey
  • Cost: free
  • Stop by The Mint afterwards for their Post Parade Patio Party (and stay the night for the Ida-Hoedown w/The Weary Boys!)
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Party in the Sun Valley Village | Sun Valley

  • Where: Sun Valley Village
  • When: July 4 | 1:00 – 5:00pm
  • What: family-friendly activities before the fireworks – face painting, wagon rides, bouncy house, photo booth, kids train, live music, cash bar & more
  • Cost: mostly free
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RiverFest | Hailey

  • Where: Draper Preserve and Lions Park in Hailey
  • When: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • What: live music, food, face-painting, kid areas, beer garden and more
  • Cost: free entry
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Farmers Market | Hailey

  • Where: Grassy lot on the north side of Sturtevant’s on Main Street in Hailey
  • When: 2:00pm – 6:00pm
  • What: locally grown and produced fruits, veggies, meats and more
  • Cost: free
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Music in Town Square | Ketchum

  • Where: Ketchum Town Square
  • When: 5:00pm – 8:00pm
  • What: live music in Ketchum’s Town Square with Victoria Vox
  • Cost: free entry
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Sawtooth Rangers Rodeo | Hailey

  • Where: Hailey Rodeo Arena
  • When: July 2 – 4 | 7:30pm
  • What: Bronc Riding, Roping, Barrel Racing, Steer Wrestling & Bull Riding
  • Cost:
    • Advance Purchase – Adults – $11 | Kids (10 & under) – $6
    • At the Gate Purchase – Adults- $15 | Kids (10 & under) – $10
  • More Info

Sun Valley On Ice | Sun Valley

  • Where: Sun Valley Ice Arena
  • When: July 4 | 9:40pm
  • What: Maia and Alex Shibutani, U.S. National Champions and 2018 Olympic bronze medalists with an unforgettable performance
  • Cost: $49 – $179
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Fireworks | Hailey & Sun Valley

  • Where: East Side of Hailey & Sun Valley
  • When: July 4th at dusk (10:15ish)
  • What: pretty explosions in the sky
  • Cost: free

July 5

Arts & Antique Fair | Hailey

  • Where: Roberta McKercher Park in Hailey
  • When: July 4 – 6 | 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • What: the best antique vendors and wares in the region, along with a beer garden and food vendors
  • Cost: free

Dock Dogs | Ketchum

  • Where: Forest Service Park
  • When: July 5 & 6 | 4:30pm – 7:00pm
  • What: dogs competing in three exciting events, Big Air, Extreme Vertical, & Speed Retrieve.
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Gallery Walk | Ketchum

  • Where: Ketchum
  • When: July 5 | 5:00 – 8:00pm
  • What: stroll the extensive line-up of galleries strewn throughout Ketchum
  • Cost: free
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Ballet Sun Valley | Ketchum

  • Where: Sun Valley Pavilion
  • When: July 5 | 7:30pm
  • What: an evening of mixed repertory work and pas de deux
  • Cost: price varies
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The Weary Times – Live | Ketchum

  • Where: Whiskey Jacques’
  • When: July 5 | 9:00pm
  • What: blues and rock for Boise, Idaho
  • Cost: $5
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July 6

Yoga on the Mountain | Ketchum

  • Where: River Run Lodge Plaza at the base of Bald Mountain
  • What: 2 sessions – Gentle Flow & Restorative Yoga
  • When: July 6 | 9:00am & 10:00am
  • Cost: free (please bring your own mat)
  • More Info

Arts & Antique Fair | Hailey

  • Where: Roberta McKercher Park in Hailey
  • When: July 4 – 6 | 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • What: the best antique vendors and wares in the region, along with a beer garden and food vendors
  • Cost: free

Dock Dogs | Ketchum

  • Where: Forest Service Park
  • When: July 5 – 6 | 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • What: dogs competing in three exciting events, Big Air, Extreme Vertical, & Speed Retrieve.
  • More Info

Nick Sterling & The Nomads – Live | Ketchum

  • Where: Whiskey Jacques’
  • When: July 6 | 9:00pm
  • What: live music
  • Cost: $5
  • More Info

July 7

Jazz in the Park | Ketchum

  • Where: Rotary Park
  • When: July 7 | 6:00 – 8:00pm
  • What: live jazz music
  • Cost: free
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Ballet Sun Valley | Ketchum

  • Where: Sun Valley Pavilion
  • When: July 7 | 7:30pm
  • What: three ballets from the 2018 Unbound Festival of New Works.
  • Cost: price varies
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Army of Pines – Live | Ketchum

  • Where: Warfield Distillery & Brewery
  • When: July 7 | 8:00pm
  • What: live music featuring local band, Army of Pines
  • Cost: free
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Stay safe out there this week! Don’t drink & drive and keep the fireworks contained.

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