Your Guide to the Holidays in Sun Valley, Idaho

Posted on December 15th, by sunseeker in Uncategorized. Comments Off on Your Guide to the Holidays in Sun Valley, Idaho


Imagine yourself enjoying a savory cup of hot cocoa under the stars after an evening of night skiing on Dollar. Or strolling the snow covered streets of Ketchum & Sun Valley admiring the festive Christmas lights as carolers serenade off in the distance. These are just a few amazing memories that await you over the holidays in Sun Valley. Don’t know where to start? We’ve compiled your 2015 guide of must-see events and happenings from Christmas festivities to rock-the-house New Year’s shenanigans!

A Year with Frog and Toad – Theatre

December 16 – January 3rd | 7pm – 9pm

Company of Fools presents witty theatre performance that follows two great friends – the cheerful and popular Frog and the rather naive Toad – through four, fun-filled seasons!

A Christmas Carol – Musical

December 18, 19, 22 & 23 – 7pm | December 20 & 24 – 2pm

The nexStage Theatre is proud to present this timeless musical and legendary holiday tale full of song, humor and suspense which was original written by Charles Dickens.

Sun Valley Carolers 

December 19 -29 | All Day

Traditional carolers will perform throughout the Village and at various Sun Valley restaurants between December 19th through 29th. Come and enjoy the festive tunes!

Sun Valley Christmas Tree Lighting 

December 19 | 5:30pm

Better than ever, this iconic celebration will feature Santa, Sun Valley Carolers, live holiday music, ice carving demonstrations, free cookies and hot cocoa, free “wrap-n-run” gift wrapping at Signatures (2–8pm), and more.

SV Hallelujah Chorus & Footlight Dancers Christmas Show  – Performance

December 20 – 21 | 7pm

Footlight Dancers will join the SV Hallelujah Chorus in “Vanilla Soul Christmas” for an evening of song and dances to celebrate the holidays.

Sun Valley Christmas Eve Celebration

December 24 | 3pm – 8pm

A Sun Valley must: the traditional Holiday Ice Show will be followed by the Dollar Torchlight parade!

Sun Valley Gallery Association Gallery Walk

December 29 | 5pm – 8pm

Locals and visitors alike take in thought-provoking exhibitions of newly installed art, enjoy wine, mingle with friends, and often meet the artists.

New Year’s Eve Night Skiing on Dollar

December 31 | 5pm – 9pm

The opportunity to night ski comes once in a blue moon! Enjoy live music, s’mores and turns on the last night of 2015!

New Year’s Eve Bubbly Bash – (SOLD OUT)

December 31 – Jan 1 | 9pm – 1am

Enjoy a midnight toast and free champagne from 9 to 10 pm and Hollywood favorite DJ Shark and his unstoppable percussionists will provide the soundtrack for the party everyone will be talking about.


For the Musically Inclined, there’s a great series of shows happening over the holidays!

For more details and events over the holidays in Sun Valley, CLICK HERE.

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