Sun Valley in the Winter

Start planning your Sun Valley ski vacation here! Sun Valley isn't just a ski town though, it's a place with a unique culture born from its rich history and the contributions of the people who have called it home. The result is a ski vacation destination that isn't driven by the trends of the day, but instead is defined by its innovators, creators, entrepreneurs and adventurers. We're here because we love it here — come for a Sun Valley ski vacation this season and see why.

Argyros Performing Arts Center
Jun 7 – Jun 10 all-day
Sun Valley Forum: An Impact Accelerator @ Argyros Performing Arts Center
12:00 am
The Sun Valley Institute announces the sixth annual Sun Valley Forum’s dates to be June 7-10, 2020. Details to come!  
Various Locations
Jul 2 – Jul 5 all-day
Hailey Days of the Old West @ Various Locations | Hailey | Idaho | United States
12:00 am
  The best small town 4th celebration in the West!  Hailey, Idaho, offers up perhaps the most quintessential small town 4th of July celebration in the West. In fact, the Los Angeles Times called out Hailey as one of the best places in the US to find “maximum fun for your Fourth of July.” The Hailey Days of the Old West celebration, July 2-6, offers up an exciting rodeo, a fun and unique parade on Main Street with colorful entries, plenty of horses and a Road Apple Roulette, antique market, pancake breakfast, live music and theatre, a spectacular fireworks display and the popular, family-friendly Wood River Land Trust RiverFest.  There is plenty to do and authentic entertainment for all ages throughout the Wood River Valley during this holiday celebration. Here is the run-down of what is happening during the Hailey Days of the Old West 4th of July celebration. Hailey Days of the Old West Rodeo: Rodeo is a proud tradition in the West and in Hailey the Sawtooth Rangers have held an exciting professional rodeo, featuring some of the best riders and stock in the country, over the 4th of July every year since 1947.  This year’s rodeo is ...
Festival Meadows
Jul 10 – Jul 12 all-day
Ketchum Arts Festival @ Festival Meadows | Sun Valley | Idaho | United States
12:00 am
The Festival is held at the Festival Meadow located on Sun Valley Rd and admission to the Festival is FREE! We have Great Food and Live Music The Festival provides a Kid’s Activity Tent that offers free and fun childcare Over 100 Arts and Crafts from Idaho Artists The neighboring Catholic Church has graciously allowed use of their parking lot for our event when they do not need it for Church functions.  
Sun Valley Pavilion
Jul 13 – Jul 14 all-day
Ballet Sun Valley @ Sun Valley Pavilion
12:00 am
Ballet Sun Valley is a non-profit organization that was formed to bring the world’s most celebrated ballet companies and dancers to the Sun Valley area. Our mission is to ensure that international ballet becomes an annual addition to the rich cultural offerings of this special community. Ballet Sun Valley is proud to present Pacific Northwest Ballet, performing in the Sun Valley Pavilion, on July 13th and July 14th, 2020. Artistic Director Peter Boal has curated a unique and distinct program for each night of the Festival. Under the musical direction of Maestro Martin West, the festival orchestra will again provide beautiful live music. Maestro West is one of the foremost conductors of ballet and has been the conductor of all of the BSV Festivals. Pacific Northwest Ballet dancers in Benjamin Millepied’s Appassionata Photo credit: Angela Sterling

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...

Skiing & Snowboarding

Ranked the 2nd Best Ski Resort by Ski Mag, Sun Valley is the place to be. We have it all – Bald Mountain’s vertical lines, Dollar Mountain’s family-oriented terrain, and limitless backcountry access.

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Nordic Skiing

Sun Valley is hailed as “Nordic Town USA.” This is some of the best and definitely most immaculately groomed Nordic ski terrain in the US.

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Ice Skating & Hockey

Year-round ice. It’s not just for cocktail drinkers. Ice-skaters and hockey fans can lace up, too, no matter the season. Catch a Sun’s Hockey game or lace up your own skates this winter.

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Welcome Epic Pass Holders


The 2019/2020 winter season marks Sun Valley, Idaho's inaugural  partnership with the EPIC pass! We've compiled everything you need to know from information on the pass offerings to special Epic Pass deals and specials. 

Sun Valley Epic Pass Partnership

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Getting Here

Getting here is easier than you think. With nonstop flights from 6 major cities, Sun Valley is closer than ever.

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Places to Stay

Book your perfect accommodations, from luxury resorts to cozy condos and expansive campgrounds.

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Dining & Nightlife

We value local, sustainable and organic food here in Sun Valley, and our menus show it. Learn more about our eclectic range of cuisines and nightlife.

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This is not a prank! SVMoA and Company of Fools have taken their yearly celebration digital this year. So be sure to tune in tomorrow! Stay connected and stay healthy folks! // #seeksunvalley ...

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Shining a little light on your Monday. Can you name the spot? // 📷: @stevesmithphoto #seeksunvalley ...

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We’re not saying you have to fit all your art supplies in your kayak, but get creative on how you let your creativity out! Check out our most recent blog for more self isolation inspiration ideas. // 📸: @photogrind #seeksunvalley ...

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Does the back of your car look a little like this? Need some ideas to help pass the time? We’ve put together some self isolation inspiration to help ya out! Read it here: . . //📸: @rayjgadd #seeksunvalley ...

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Just like all of you, we love this place and all the endless possibilities for exploration! But now is not the time, so we’ve joined #stayhome in encouraging everyone to do there part. Blaine County has been issued a mandatory shelter in place order. More information on this as well as planning your future trips can be found at our website: ...

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It’s the first day of spring!! There are plenty of ways to get out and enjoy it with the northern ski trails still being groomed and open for FREE, @sunvalley allowing all day uphill traffic, the bike path being plowed, and plenty of backcountry turns to had!! (Be sure to check @sawtoothavy before heading out) // #seeksunvalley ...

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Family bonding amid its these interesting times. // #seeksunvalley ...

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#carryoutWednesday – help us support local restaurants during this time. The current circumstances have urged us to stay away from public places. Many of our local businesses are going to take a hit. To support them, you can place dine-out or delivery orders from many of the local restaurants on Wednesday (and every day).⁣ ⁣ We encourage you to #carryoutWednesday! Where will you be getting your takeout from? Let us know by tagging @visitsunvalley. ...

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