Sun Valley Film Festival – March 15-19, 2017

Hailey is proud to be an important part of the annual Sun Valley Film Festival (SVFF), held each March, with film screenings throughout the weekend at its beautifully restored Liberty Theatre.   The SVFF, recognized by USA Today as one of the “Great Places for a Film Festival,” rolls out the …

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HAILEY ARTS & MUSIC – WE’VE GOT SOUL

The City of Hailey overflows with an abundance of arts and cultural activities and events that are truly world class. Here you can find Broadway quality theatre, renowned music festivals and events, a thriving community of artists and musicians, and a city that fully supports the arts in its many …

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Theatre – Company of Fools

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One organization that has called Hailey home for nearly 20 years is the award-winning Company of Fools, a non-profit theatre company and part of the Sun Valley Center for the Arts,  which produces Broadway quality shows year-round, based out of Bruce Willis’ beautifully restored circa-1930s Liberty Theatre located on Hailey’s …

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Sun Valley Center for the Arts – Hailey

SV Center for the Arts in Hailey.   Photo: SVCA

In 2005, the Sun Valley Center for the Arts became the owner of a historic house at 314 Second Avenue South, one of the oldest houses in Hailey, Idaho. The house was the birthplace of poet Ezra Pound and was later the private residence of one of Hailey’s most beloved …

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Wood River Valley Studio Tour

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The event showcases more than 50 of the best visual artists working in the Wood River Valley via tours of their studios, including many Hailey artists. By showcasing the creative community within the Wood River Valley, the tour aims to inspire visitors to travel to the valley to experience first-hand …

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Live Music

Hailey is alive with music throughout the year, but especially in the summer.   Each Wednesday in the summer, the Wicked Spud burger joint offers up its infamous ‘Back Alley Parties’  showcasing local bands & musicians in a family friendly outdoor venue while raising thousands of dollars in support for local …

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Blaine County Historical Museum

Blaine County Historical Museum Interior Photo: Carol Waller

At the Blaine County Historical Museum visitors can explore the Wood River Valley’s pioneer past, research family histories, and view vignettes of mines, schools, ranches, famous literary personalities, period fashions, and political memorabilia. Each display shows aspects of the life that early inhabitants and pioneers experienced.  The museum also holds …

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Dance

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Footlight Dance Company and other touring dance groups stage dance performances throughout the year at the Performing Arts Center in Hailey at the Community Campus.

Wood River Farmer’s Market – Hailey

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Everyone loves a Farmer’s Market and Hailey has one of the best around. The annual Wood River Farmer’s Market features producers selling fruits, vegetables and flowers seasonally available, honey, cheese, eggs, meats, along with lots of baked goods, artisan breads, pie and other desserts, jams, jellies, sauces, and dressings. Also …

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