Attending Summer Season Concerts
ALL CONCERTS, EXCEPT THE GALA, ARE ADMISSION-FREE
Concert location: Sun Valley Pavilion — 300 Dollar Road, Sun Valley, Idaho
Unless otherwise noted
Concert Duration: 60-75 minutes
Unless otherwise noted
Pavilion Seating: Opens one hour prior to the performance. First come, first served.
Seating may open earlier for inclement weather or high-attendance concerts. Ushers will allow late entry or re-entry at appropriate breaks in the 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 orchestra concerts.
Seats reserved for major donors will be released as general seating at 6:15 PM, unless otherwise noted.
Main Entrance: Primarily for reserved seating.
East Entrance (West Lake Road): Ushers will direct you to the line for general Pavilion seating if you arrive prior to the Pavilion opening.
Parking: Free, located at the Pavilion lot across Dollar Road or at Carol’s Dollar Mountain Lodge with shuttle service to the East Entrance of the Pavilion.
Overflow parking is available at the Community School Campus, a 5-minute walk from the Pavilion!
ADA Parking: Located at the Ice Rink parking lot, off Baldy View Loop, and in the first few rows of the Pavilion lot.
ADA Shuttle Service: Golf cart shuttles will take individuals in need from the Ice Rink and Pavilion parking lots to the Main Entrance starting 45 minutes before the concert and ending approximately 45 minutes after.
Limited ADA parking available, please consider using Main Entrance drop-off if your group includes a non-handicapped driver able to park and walk from the Pavilion lot.
Dollar Lodge Shuttle Drop-Off/Pick-Up: Takes individuals to and from parking at Carol’s Dollar Mountain Lodge and the East Pavilion entrance starting 45 minutes before the concert, and ending approximately 45 minutes after.
Take the Bus:
Complete bus information available at
(208) 788-RIDE (7433), mountainrides.org
Blue Route: Free — from Warm Springs, downtown Ketchum and Elkhorn Springs, stops at Pavilion lot.
Valley Route: Nominal charge — from Bellevue and Hailey, stops at Dollar Circle (back of Pavilion lawn).
Rest Rooms: Located on the east and west sides of the Pavilion and at the back of the lawn.
Symphony Store: The latest Symphony merchandise and information — Open 1:00-3:00 PM the day of the performances and one hour prior to and immediately following performances.
Big Screen: This 14×25-foot LED display on the lawn broadcasts all Pavilion concerts from seven cameras inside the Sun Valley Pavilion.
Lawn Chats: Located on the Pavilion lawn next to the Paver Bar, these 30-minute chats offer insightful, entertaining introductions to the concerts 45 minutes before the performances.
Kids’ Music Tent: Held in the canopy at the back of the Pavilion lawn during Orchestra Festival concerts, children ages 4-8 can explore music with local music educator, Lisa Pettit through hands-on projects and activities for FREE while you attend the concerts.
Reservations available for the first 10 children. Children accepted the day of the concert. Maximum Music Tent capacity 16.