Ketchum Events

With a year-long calendar of events, there’s always something happening in our Ketchum, Idaho hotel’s backyard. If you’re lucky enough, be sure to check out some of our favorites while you’re in town.

  • Family of Woman Film Festival

    Each year, the festival highlights five documentaries and films from around the world that feature women in different societies.

  • Sun Valley Film Festival

    Celebrating our history with Hollywood, this festival brings together over 3500 festival goers and industry insiders for five days.

  • Sun Valley Center Wine Auction

    A celebration of wine that benefits The Center and raises funds to support arts and education in the Ketchum area.

  • Ride Sun Valley

    Host to a diverse mix of cycling events, Ride Sun Valley’s races, trails, rides and entertainment showcase the wide array of opportunities in the valley.


    Sun Valley Tour de Force delivers high speeds, supercars, professional safety crews, hosted sponsor events and top luxury brands to car fans of all ages.

  • Summer Symphony

    The largest privately funded free-admission symphony in America, the Sun Valley Summer Symphony has been performing for over 30 seasons.

  • Writers’ Conference

    Anchored by recognized nonfiction and fiction writers, readers and writers come together for a four-day educational, enlightening and inspired experience each summer.

  • Wagon Days

    Don’t miss the Big Hitch Parade with wagons, buggies, and stagecoaches or the famous pancake breakfast, music in the streets, and antique fair!

  • Hemingway Festival

    Celebrate Hemingway and the many ways he pushed boundaries. Hosted by The Community Library, the festival features readings, discussions and presentations.

  • Trailing of the Sheep

    Since 1997, the Wood River Valley has honored the history and heritage of sheep ranching with five days of nonstop fun.

  • Bubbly Bash

    Welcome in the new year by supporting the arts, with free champagne and dancing. The evening supports Sun Valley Center for the Arts and is 21+ only.