With the summer season in full swing, the opportunity to hear and see live music is plentiful. This week, the Wood River Valley has every available stage full. This evening, July 13, the Back Alley Party continues its summer concert series at The Wicked Spud in Hailey with live music by local rockers Hoodwink to benefit the Papoose Club and the Blaine County Education Foundation. The show will take place from 6-9:30 p.m.
On Thursday, July 14, enjoy free live music at the Hailey Farmers' Market with No Cheap Horses from 2:30-6:30 p.m. Mahoney's Bar and Grill Summer Concert Series in Bellevue will feature music by Kip Attaway on Thursday from 6:30-9:30 p.m. In addition, Town Square Tunes in the Ketchum Town Square will feature free live music with Spare Change from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday.
More live music will take place on Friday, July 15, with Hanger 17 at the Silver Dollar in Bellevue at 9 p.m. In addition, Whiskey Jacques' in Ketchum will feature Marmalade Hill on Friday, July 15, and Philly's Phunkestra Soul Orchestra on Saturday, July 16. All shows begin at 10 p.m. and tickets are available at the door.
Don't miss live music by the Paul Tillotson Trio at Trail Creek Cabin Wednesday and Thursday from 5-8 p.m. throughout the summer.
On Friday at the Sun Valley Brewery in Hailey, enjoy live music by Alpenflow at 8 p.m.
On Sunday, July 17, Jazz in the Park at Ketchum's Rotary Park continues with free live music by the Boise Latin Jazz Connection from 6-8 p.m. More music will take place on Tuesday, July 19, with Mr. Cappi at the Ketchum Farmers' Market from 2:30-6 p.m. Also on Tuesday, Ketch'em Alive, a free live music concert series at Ketchum's Forest Service Park, will feature the valley's own Old Death Whisper from 7-9 p.m.
For a complete listing of music events in the valley, see the Music, Dance and Theater section of the Calendar on Page C5.
—Sabina Dana Plasse