Free ride to Galena
Galena Lodge will host a Nordic demo day on Saturday, Dec. 11, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Mountain Fairy shuttle will offer free shuttle service to the lodge, leaving the Elephant's Perch in Ketchum at 10 a.m., Backwoods at 10:10 a.m. and the SNRA building north of Ketchum at 10:25 a.m. For details and to reserve a seat, call (925) 348-3521.
In addition, the Winterstart Race will take place at Galena Lodge on Sunday, Dec. 12, with a start time of 11 a.m. Galena Lodge is 23 miles north of Ketchum off state Highway 75. For details, call 726-4010 or visit www.galenalodge.com.
Save the date for Sun Valley events
The Roundhouse restaurant will open today, Dec. 10, for dinner Thursday through Saturday nights. To make a reservation, call 622-2012. On Friday, Dec. 17, the Dollar Mountain Terrain Park Rail Exhibition will take place with live music at 3 p.m. and the exhibition at 5 p.m.
Welcome back Brooks Hartell on the piano in the Sun Valley Inn Lobby Lounge at 5 p.m. from Friday, Dec. 17, through Saturday, Jan. 1. Hartell will not play on Dec. 26. For free laughs, see comedian Mike Murphy in the Boiler Room on Friday, Dec. 17, and Saturday, Dec. 18. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m.
A vintage ski party and contest will take place at River Run Plaza on Saturday, Dec. 18, at 2 p.m. Also on Saturday from 3-5 p.m. will be a "Little Clyde: Horsing Around in Sun Valley" book signing by co-author and Idaho First Lady Lori Otter at the Sun Valley Inn. The day will wrap up with the Sun Valley Tree Lighting Ceremony and festivities at 5 p.m.
For details, visit www.sunvalley.com.