Attending a Concert

Sun Valley Summer Symphony concerts are admission-free. The Sun Valley Summer Symphony is the largest free-admission symphony in the United States funded almost completely by contributions. Thank you!


Pavilion Seating: opens one hour prior to the performance.
Earlier for inclement weather or high-attendance concerts

Running late? Ushers will allow entry at appropriate breaks
in music.
Reserved Seating: Interested in reserved seating? In gratitude for Symphony support, donors of $2,500 or more are given the opportunity to reserve seats for the orchestra concerts. Learn more here.

Seats reserved for major donors will be released as general seating at 6:15 PM for all concerts except August 17. (5:45 PM)
East Entrance (West Lake Road): Ushers will direct you to the line for general Pavilion seating if you arrive prior to the Pavilion opening .
Concert Duration: Orchestra Festival – c.a. 60-75 minutes. In Focus Series – c.a. 90 Minutes.
Unless otherwise noted
Lawn: Picnics are welcome on the lawn.
No outside food or glass allowed inside the Pavilion.

Learn more here.

Location: Sun Valley Pavilion – 300 Dollar Road, Sun Valley, Idaho.
Parking: Free – At the Pavilion lot, across Dollar Road from the Pavilion or at Carol’s Dollar Mountain Lodge with shuttle service to the East Entrance of the Pavilion.
ADA Parking: Limited availability at the Ice Rink parking lot off Baldy View Loop and in the first few rows of the Pavilion lot.
Please consider using Main Entrance drop-off if your group includes a non-handicapped driver able to park and walk from the Pavilion lot.
Main Entrance: Primarily for reserved seating.