Ketchum Events

With a year-long calendar of events, there’s always something happening in Sun Valley. 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.

  • Road Rally

    Highway 75 turns into a speed zone to benefit The Drug Coalition each summer. Cheer on the drivers or get behind the wheel during this wild weekend.

  • 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.