Spring break in Sun Valley brings free skiing and other specials

Posted By: The Ski Channel on February 15, 2010 5:56 am

                                                                                  SPRING BREAK IN SUN VALLEY
                                                                                             The Fun Never Sets!

Spring Break is just around the corner, ski season is in full swing, and fun is the mission.  The Sun Valley/Ketchum Chamber and Visitors Bureau (SVKCVB) is enticing skiers and visitors to the Sun Valley, Idaho area with entertaining events, discounted lodging packages, ski free packages as well as activity and retail offers. 

Music is abundant this spring beginning with Marley in the Mountains, February 26th & 27th which celebrates “mountain niceness” with two days of reggae.  The Cox Winter Concert Series kicks off on February 11 and offers a FREE concert each Thursday night at Town Plaza until March 25th.  The WinterSol Festival, March 5 & 6, serves up the Wailers and Soul Asylum in a great downtown venue.  SolFest on March 27th & 28th celebrates spring with an on-mountain poker run, street dance and lots of specials. 

Here are some of the great money saving deals available this spring: 

•    COLLEGE 6-PACK Get six days of skiing anytime during the season for just $249 ($41.50 per day).  Can be purchased at any time with current college ID. Valid only for full-time college students with valid College ID.  Must have proof of full time status. One-time six-day extension allowed during season.  No phone or internet orders.
•    KIDS SKI FREE dates have been expanded this year to include: February 22, 2010 through the end of the season.   One child (age 15 & under) stays & skis FREE per skiing & lodging adult staying in a participating property.  Also kids 4 and under ski free the entire season with a skiing/boarding adult.
o    The AmericInn is offering a room rate of $89.90 for Spring Break.  It includes free hot breakfast, high-speed internet, HBO, pool, hot tub, steam room and workout room.  Call 208-788-7950 and mention Sun Valley / Ketchum CVB Spring Break Special.
o    Aston Hotel & Resorts will offer a 30% off a 3 night stay or more.
o    The Clarion Inn is offering a special Spring Break rate of $89.00 a night for up to 4 people.  To book your spring break room, please call the hotel directly at 208-726-5900 or toll free at 800-262-4833 and ask for the Spring Break rate.
o    Resort Quest Sun Valley is offering “Buy 3, get one Night FREE” plus college 6-pack tickets or discounted 2 or 3 day tickets.
o    Sun Valley Ultimate Services is discounting all properties 15%, including some free concierge, i.e. chef for a night (food/beverage not included) or babysitter – call to find out more (208) 725-2226.
o    Black Diamond Management is offering select condos at 50% off, minimum 3 night stay. 
o    From March 26 until the end of the season, Sun Valley Resort is offering a $69 per night package that includes a lift ticket.
•    Dining and entertainment discounts are available on the Sun Valley/Ketchum CVB’s coupon page.

“Sun Valley offers an affordable getaway for students, families, and everyone else and we want them to know about the values we have available,” commented Carrie Westergard, Marketing Director for the SVKCVB.

Sun Valley offers non-stop daily flights from Seattle, and Los Angeles on Horizon Air and from Salt Lake City on SkyWest/The Delta Connections. Sun Valley Stages runs a three times daily shuttle service from the Boise Airport to the Sun Valley Area.