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2015 Sun Valley Summer Symphony August 4 – August 19
The Sun Valley Summer Symphony is the largest privately funded free-admission symphony in America, the Symphony just celebrated 30 seasons in the glorious Idaho mountains in 2014. Founded in 1985 as the Elkhorn Music Festival the orchestra grew from 22 musicians to 55. Under the leadership of Maestro Alasdair Neale since 1995, the orchestra has grown to more than 114 players and presents free concerts to over 50,000 people annually.
All Concerts start at 6:30pm the pavilion and lawn open one hour prior to the show for seating. The Symphony is truly a Sun Valley tradition for visitors and locals alike. If you don't seat in the pavilion make sure to bring your lawn chair and picnic and settle into the lawn for an amazing evening with family and friends.
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.
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
Friday, August 7
Friday, September 4
Friday, November 27
Saturday, December 26