Events Weekend

Valentine’s Day and Presidents’ Day Weekend
​Wednesday, Feb. 14 – Monday, Feb. 19, 2018

Two holidays all wrapped into one at Sun Valley Resort! Enjoy a romantic evening with your special someone with a moonlit sleigh ride to Trail Creek Cabin or a calm gondola ride up Bald Mountain to The Roundhouse for a one-of-a-kind dinner.

Make it a week-long adventure by staying for Presidents’ Day weekend with plenty of top-notch skiing and riding, the Day-2-Night at Dollar Mountain, and special events at the Sun Valley Opera House. Whether you are a snow bunny or a fine wine connoisseur, Sun Valley is the perfect place to spend your special week.

Romancing the (Gem) Stone…
Who says adventure, love, and a wonderful dining experience can’t happen all in one day? It can in Idaho at Sun Valley Resort.

Treat your special someone to a luxurious staycation at the Sun Valley Lodge or Sun Valley Inn. Save up to 50% off lodging with rates starting at $185/night. To make the evening complete, guests receive a $50 voucher to the Spa at Sun Valley, which can be applied to 50 or 80-minutes of pure bliss with the Signature Massage or Couples Massage.

Idaho Romance Package is Available | February 11 – 14, 2018
Guests must be a resident of Idaho and show Idaho ID at check-in.
To make your reservation, call 800.SUN.VALY (800.786.8259)

Valentine’s Day | Relax, Unwind, then Dine at Sun Valley Resort
The Spa at Sun Valley Resort | February 11-14
Relax and unwind with your significant other at the Spa at Sun Valley with special Valentine’s Day packages.

Couples Sun Valley Signature Package
You and your sweetheart can enjoy a “sweet treat” and glass of champagne, beer, or wine during a Couples Massage, which is sure to start the evening off right. Starting at $250/couple.

Couple Sweet Loving Souls Package
The ultimate couples experience, this package includes a Bath Soak, a 50-minute Sun Valley Signature Massage, a Sun Valley Pedicure, lunch for two at the Poolside Café, and a “sweet” treat paired with a glass of champagne, beer or wine. Starting at $550/couple.

To book your Spa experience, please call 208.622.2160. Valentine’s Day packages are available now through February 14, 2018.

Valentine’s Day Dining | February 14
To make reservations, please call 208.622.2135 or email restaurantreservations@sunvalley.com  

Trail Creek Cabin | 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm | 208.622.2019
Originally built in 1937 as Hemingway’s hunting cabin, this cozy and intimate restaurant is the perfect place for a romantic dinner. The horse-drawn sleigh ride and drive-out menus are available on Valentine’s Day, in addition to a special 4-course prix fixe menu at $59/person.

The Ram | 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm | 208.622.2225
The recently renovated Ram restaurant offers a cozy atmosphere with live piano, fondue for two, and an exhibition kitchen that invigorates the dining experience. Choose from a fine wine selection, expertly paired with the evening’s entrees. The Heritage Dinner for Wednesday is the Sun Valley Serenade Lamb, originally on the menu in 1941. In addition to the regular menu, some special dishes will be offered for Valentine’s Day.

Gretchen’s | 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm | 208.622.2144
Named after America’s first Olympic gold medalist in Alpine skiing, Gretchen Fraser. Conveniently located in the Sun Valley Lodge, Gretchen’s serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A unique Valentine’s Day 4-course prix fixe menu includes three courses, topped-off with chocolate fondue for two. $42/person or $79/couple.

The Roundhouse | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm | 208.622.2012
Take the 8-minute gondola ride to The Roundhouse for a romantic dinner beside a roaring fireplace, stunning views, and fondue for two. The Valentine’s Day special includes the gondola ride, dinner, and complimentary glass of prosecco. $90/person

 

Valentine’s Day / Presidents' Day Weekend of Fun | Wednesday, February 14 – Monday, February 19
Wednesday, Feb. 14      
Happy Hour | Village Station | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
$5 beer, wine, margaritas and half-off appetizers. Good times!

I, Tonya | Sun Valley Opera House | 4:30 pm and 7:15 pm                         
Admission | $9.00/adults | $6.75/Seniors 60+ & Kids 12 & under

Larry Harshbarger | The Ram | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live piano - Larry plays new classics and old favorites

Rick Hoel | Trail Creek Cabin | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
                                   
Brooks Hartell | Duchin Lounge | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Live jazz piano

Thursday, Feb. 15          

Happy Hour | Village Station | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
$5 beer, wine, margaritas and half-off appetizers. Good times!

Trail Creek Cabin Sleigh Ride Dinners | Starting at 5:30 pm
Originally built in 1937 as Hemingway’s hunting cabin, this cozy and intimate restaurant is the perfect place for a romantic dinner. The horse-drawn sleigh ride and drive-out menus are available.
Call 208.622.2135 to make your reservation.

Larry Harshbarger | The Ram | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live piano - Larry plays new classics and old favorites.

Brooks Hartell | Duchin Lounge | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Live jazz piano

I, Tonya | Sun Valley Opera House | 7:15 pm                                
Admission | $9.00/adults | $6.75/Seniors 60+ & Kids 12 & under

Friday, Feb. 16              
Après Ski | The Taylor Scott Band | River Run Day Lodge | 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
                                   
Happy Hour | Village Station | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
$5 beer, wine, margaritas and half-off appetizers. Good times!

Trail Creek Cabin Sleigh Ride Dinners | Starting at 5:30 pm
Originally built in 1937 as Hemingway’s hunting cabin, this cozy and intimate restaurant is the perfect place for a romantic dinner. The horse-drawn sleigh ride and drive-out menus are available.
Call 208.622.2135 to make your reservation.
                                   
Leonetti Cellar & Figgins Estate Dinner | Sun Valley Club | 6:00 pm
Join Washington winemaker, Chris Figgins of Figgins Estate, for a five-course dinner accompanied by the fine wines of Leonetti Cellar and the Figgins Estate. $150/person or $275/couple. Space is limited.
Reservations | Contact Michelle LeMarr at mlemarr@sunvalley.com or 602.708.2060

The Roundhouse | Gondola Ride + Dinner | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Take the 8-minute gondola ride to The Roundhouse for an evening filled with amazing views, their signature fondue, and a multi-course dinner. Sit by the roaring fireplace, still an original since the restaurant was built in 1939. Reservations must be made for the gondola ride and dinner at 208.622.2135 or 208.622.2012
$90/adults | $45/children (3-12 years) + tax and gratuity

Larry Harshbarger | The Ram | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live piano - Larry plays new classics and old favorites

Brooks Hartell | Duchin Lounge | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Live jazz piano

Comedy Night with Keith Barany | Sun Valley Opera House | 8:00 pm
The comedy of Keith Barany is described as original, gentle, and brilliant. He has made television appearances on the Jimmy Kimmel Show and Seinfeld.                       
Tickets | $20 online or Guest Information Center

Live Piano | The Ram Bar | 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Saturday, Feb. 17          
Warren Miller Day | Mountains Everywhere | #ripwarrenmiller
 Remember Warren Miller together on February 17 for Warren Miller Day!
Honor his wishes and take a run for Warren. Hit your favorite mountain and post to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook using #ripwarrenmiller. Tagged photos and videos may be selected for use in the authorized Warren Miller documentary now in production.

Clicquot in the Snow | River Run Day Lodge/Base Area | 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bask in the sunshine while enjoying a tasty glass of the Veuve Clicquot. Champagne served by the glass or bottle. #clicquotinthesnow

Day 2 Night at Dollar LIVE| Dollar Mountain | 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dollar Mountain is THE place to be on Presidents Day weekend.
“Open Jam” competition | Trestles Park | 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm (practice/1:00 pm – 2:00 pm)
Live music, food and drink specials, and prizes for best line, best trick, and some other surprises…
Night Skiing and Family Fun | 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bouncy house, face painting, and crafts!                                                 
Tickets | $29/adults | $19/kids (sorry, season passes not valid for night skiing)

Après Ski | Pause 4 The Cause | River Run Day Lodge | 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
                                   
Happy Hour | Village Station | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
$5 beer, wine, margaritas and half-off appetizers. Good times!

Book Signing of “Sun Valley: An Extraordinary History” | Sun Valley Signatures | 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Get your copy of this lovely book, highlighting the history of Sun Valley, signed by the author Wendolyn Holland.

Trail Creek Cabin Sleigh Ride Dinners | Starting at 5:30 pm
Call 208.622.2135 to make your reservation. Drive-outs also welcome.

 The Roundhouse | Gondola Ride + Dinner | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Take the 8-minute gondola ride to The Roundhouse for an evening filled with amazing views, their signature fondue, and a multi-course dinner. Sit by the roaring fireplace, still an original since the restaurant was built in 1939. Reservations must be made for the gondola ride and dinner at 208.622.2135 or 208.622.2012
$90/adults | $45/children (3-12 years) + tax and gratuity

Larry Harshbarger | The Ram | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live piano - Larry plays new classics and old favorites

Rick Hoel | Trail Creek Cabin | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
                                   
Ben Winship & Eli West | Sun Valley Opera House | 7:00 pm
These two musicians are spearheading the new acoustic folk music scene in the Northwest and around the country. Doors open at 6:30 pm / Show starts at 7:00 pm.
Tickets / $25 available online or at the Guest Information Center.

Brooks Hartell | Duchin Lounge | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Live jazz piano

Sunday, Feb. 18            
Après Ski | The Andrew Sheppard Band | Warm Springs Day Lodge | 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
                                   
Family Day in the Village | Sun Valley Village | 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
How to Train Your Dragon | Sun Valley Opera House | 2:00 pm
Admission/$2
Kids Train | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm | FREE!
The kids’ train is back and ready to chug through the Sun Valley Village! Take advantage of the warm weather, blue skies and sunny day to hang outside with the kids
Happy Hour | Village Station | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
$5 beer, wine, margaritas and half-off appetizers. Good times!
Disco Ice Skating | Sun Valley Outdoor Ice Rink | 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Adults/$12 | Kids/$10 (6-12 years) | Kids/FREE (5 & younger) | Skates/$6

Trail Creek Cabin Sleigh Ride Dinners | Starting at 5:30 pm
Call 208.622.2135 to make your reservation. Drive-outs also welcome.

Leana Leach | The Ram | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

An Evening with Bob & Lee Woodruff / Sun Valley Club | 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A benefit for the Swiftsure Ranch Therapeutic Equestrian Center’s veteran’s program, the evening will feature Bob Woodruff, ABC anchor and reporter, who was hit by a roadside bomb while covering the war in Iraq. Bob and his wife Lee will discuss the challenges that veterans face when they return from service.
Tickets available for purchase online/$350, $500, $800 (with option to include an intimate cocktail reception with the Woodruffs at a private residence before the event).

Joe Fos | Duchin Lounge | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Live jazz piano

Monday, Feb. 19            
Après Ski | Bread & Circus | River Run Day Lodge | 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

                                   
Happy Hour | Village Station | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
$5 beer, wine, margaritas and half-off appetizers. Good times!

Brooks Hartell | The Ram | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Brooks plays the classics on the piano.

Joe Fos | Duchin Lounge | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Live jazz piano

Larry Harshbarger | The Ram | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live piano - Larry plays new classics and old favorites

 

It’s a Party for Presidents’ Weekend


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When you think of blockbuster holidays in Sun Valley packed with non-stop events, Christmas, July Fourth, and Labor Day probably pop to mind. But Presidents’ Weekend should also top your list of don’t-miss holidays at the resort. From fantastic skiing and riding to events to keep the entire family busy enjoying the mountain lifestyle, Sun Valley knows how to celebrate! And if your vacation falls the week before Presidents’ Weekend, don’t forget that spending Valentine’s Day in Sun Valley is as romantic as it gets.
DollarLIVE will be lit for Presidents...