We Won for the 4th Year in a Row!
Sun Valley Writer's Conference July 17 - July 21, 2015
For four days, SVWC writers and readers laugh and learn, hike and talk, and stretch the limits of their imagination. The days are filled with books, ideas, stimulation and fun. Extraordinary writers and thinkers talk with an engaged audience about their work, the world, and discuss why literature matters.
For information and tickets visit their website at www.svwc.com
Sun Valley Center for the Arts 34th Annual Wine Auction July 23 - July 25th, 2015
A Celebration of Wine. A Benefit for Arts and Education.
Join us for three glorious days in the heart of the mountains in world-renowned Sun Valley, Idaho to celebrate the finest in food and wine and art and culture in our community. This authentic mountain party transports you to wine country with intimate access to your favorite Vintners and chefs. Celebrate and support the arts at exclusive Vintner dinners, Gala event and a lively Vine & Dine tasting picnic.
The Sun Valley Center Wine Auction encompasses 34 years of tradition. 34 years of making a difference in a community by enriching lives and inspiring creativity.
Be a part of the tradition. Because art matters.
2015 Summer Concert Series
“This summer lineup provides something for everyone! These groups are all at the top of their game and sell out everywhere they go. Jump online and check them out … or better yet, take a chance at seeing something new to you … and enjoy the ride,” said Kristine Bretall, Director of Performing Arts at the Sun Valley Center for the Arts.
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
August 3, 2015
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue come to the valley on August 3 with their hard-edged funk that employs hip-hop beats, rock dynamics and improvisation in a jazz tradition. New Orleans native Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews leads this band, which has toured in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, Japan, Russia and Brazil and performed at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in 2014. In addition, they’ve made guest appearances on Conan, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Arsenio and Austin City Limits.
August 16, 2015
The Concert Series concludes on August 16 with experimental folk and art rock band Wilco. With lead singer Jeff Tweedy at the helm, Wilco draws influence from alternative country, The Beatles, Beach Boys harmonies, classic pop and more. Known for their adventurous spirit and ever-changing sound, they’ve won two Grammy Awards, made multiple television appearances, and are wildly popular on tour.
Sun Valley Ice Shows
No one does skating like we do. Every summer, the Sun Valley Resort delivers an original season of summer ice shows highlighting new stars, impressive athletic routines and fresh sounds. The celebrated Sun Valley on Ice opens July 4 and runs select Saturday nights through Labor Day, featuring an all-star lineup of some of the world’s finest skaters. From the terrace of the Sun Valley Lodge, watch Olympic medalists and world-class figure skaters work on their routines. For tickets call the Sun Valley Recreation office at 208-622-2135 or visit www.sunvalley.com.
Sun Valley Gallery Association Gallery Walks
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Locals and visitors alike are welcome to take in thought-provoking exhibitions of newly installed art, enjoy wine, mingle with friends and often meet with featured artists during the ever-popular gallery walks.
Broschofsky Gallery, Frederic Boloix Fine Art, Friesen Gallery, Gail Severn Gallery, Gallery DeNovo, Gilman Contemporary, Harvey Art Projects USA, Kneeland Gallery, Wood River Fine Arts and the Sun Valley Center for the Arts.
2015 GALLERY WALK DATES
Saturday, May 23
Friday, July 10
Friday, August 7
Friday, September 4
Friday, November 27
Saturday, December 26