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Like Being Inside a Bottle of Sparkling Wine

Posted on 11/29/2017 by Leeann Donnelly

If you're visiting Biltmore during Christmas, you will not want to miss the stunning holiday vision situated high above Biltmore's Winery. Inspired by the over-the-top holiday decor in a...

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Capture Holiday Memories Forever

Posted on 10/31/2017 by Holly Clark

At Biltmore, we believe the holidays are a perfect time to slow down and rediscover the wonder of the season—to reconnect with family and friends the way the Vanderbilts did more than a...

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Labor of Love: Cathy Barnhardt Looks Back on 40 Years of Christmas at Biltmore

Posted on 10/26/2017 by Jean Sexton Comments(8)

Now in its fourth decade, Christmas at Biltmore has become a beloved annual tradition for both staff and guests of Biltmore. It is a holiday experience like no other, with more than 50 hand-...

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Christmas at Biltmore by the Numbers

Posted on 10/26/2017 by Amy Dangelico Comments(10)

This year, our Floral staff has gathered inspiration from stories about George and Edith Vanderbilt welcoming friends and family to interpret this year’s theme of “A Vanderbilt Christmas....

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Meet the New Face of the Biltmore Floral Team

Posted on 10/25/2017 by Amy Dangelico Comments(1)

With the retirement of Cathy Barnhardt, Biltmore’s Floral Displays Manager for 40 years—since the first Christmas at Biltmore Daytime Celebration—many were left wondering: Who...

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