Saturday, April 20, 2024
Click HERE to sign up to receive Eye On Sun Valley's Daily News Email
Daffodil Festival to Include Brunch, Mimosa Bar
Wednesday, May 10, 2023


The second annual Wood River Valley Daffodil comes with a bonus—the official unveiling of four new sculptures in the Sawtooth Botanical Garden.

The sculptures—all very different from one another—will be unveiled during the festival, which takes place from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, May 13.

The garden will greet spring on that day with some 30,000 yellow daffodil bulbs that were planted by volunteers in the fall of 2021.

Admission is $25 and includes brunch fare provided by the Tater Trailer, a mimosa bar that will include non-alcoholic beverages, live music by Hart Gibson and the unveiling of fine art that was donated to the garden in the fall of 2022.

There also will be guided tours of the Garden of Infinite Compassion from noon to 2 p.m.

Registration is required due to limited space. Tickets may be purchased at or by calling 208-726-9358. Seniors and youth under 12 will be admitted for free.

Proceeds from the Daffodil Festival will benefit The Senior Connection and the Sawtooth Botanical Garden, which is the only public garden in the region and seeks to educate visitors on plants unique to this area’s mountain, lava and other ecosystems.

“The Senior Connection is thrilled to be partnering with the Sawtooth Botanical Garden to host the annual Daffodil Festival and bring some spring joy to the Wood River Valley!” said Jovita Pina, executive director of The Senior Connection.

“The weather forecast even looks great!” said Jen Smith, executive director of the Sawtooth Botanical Garden.

The garden is located at Highway 75 and Gimlet Road, four miles south of Ketchum. Those who can’t make it to Saturday’s events can enjoy the daffodil display between dawn and dusk seven days a week following Saturday’s event.

~  Today's Topics ~

Community Cookie Baking at Its Finest

Wood River Photographer Reimagines Winter Sports Culture

Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Members to Demonstrate Traditional Root Digging and More



Website problems? Contact:
Michael Hobbs
General Manager /Webmaster
Got a story? Contact:
Karen Bossick
Editor in Chief
(208) 578-2111
Advertising /Marketing /Public Relations
Leisa Hollister
Chief Marketing Officer
(208) 450-9993
Brandi Huizar
Account Executive
(208) 329-2050
ABOUT US is the largest online daily news media service in The Wood River Valley, publishing 7 days a week. Our website publication features current news articles, feature stories, local sports articles and video content articles. The Eye On Sun Valley Show is a weekly primetime television show focusing on highlighted news stories of the week airing Monday-Sunday, COX Channel 13. See our interactive Kiosks around town throughout the Wood River Valley!      Press Releases only
P: 208.720.8212
P.O. Box 1453 Ketchum, ID  83340

© Copyright 2023 Eye on Sun Valley