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This is the special time of year when we thank our passholders with 2 free admission tickets to share with family and friends, as well as discounts on estate shopping, dining, guided tours, outdoor activities, and stays at the Inn on Biltmore Estate. You’ll also get admission to Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times Exhibition, beginning February 5, 2015.

Monday, January 12th - Thursday, March 19th

Winter at Biltmore

Included with estate admission

Discover our great indoors at America's largest home. Be immersed in the intricate details and artistic touches found in Biltmore House and get a glimpse of tropical beauty in our Conservatory filled with palms, ferns, and orchids. At Antler Hill Village & Winery, enjoy free guided winery tours and exhibits of the Vanderbilts' personal treasures.

Monday, January 26th - Thursday, March 19th

Orchid Talks in the Conservatory

11:00 a.m. Weekdays. Included with estate admission.

Enjoy a complimentary 45 minute talk about our beautiful orchid collection this winter. Capacity is limited to 15 guests daily. Reservations can be made during the day of your visit at any Guest Services location.
Tour meets inside the center front doors of the Conservatory.

Join Winemaker Sharon Fenchak in Athens, Georgia for a Sparkling Brunch.

Join us for a night of fun and relaxation at The Spa.  Enjoy two complimentary mini spa treatments. You may choose from: reflexology, chair massage, make-up artistry, skin analysis, and a natural nail buff or polish provided by the talented team of therapists at The Spa Biltmore. Representatives from Privai Skincare & La Bella Donna makeup will be in attendance.  The evening also includes light bites, wine tastings, and fantastic spa giveaways worth hundreds of dollars.  $25 of the cost of your ticket may be applied towards a retail purchase or as a Spa credit for a future treatment. As a special thank you, all Passholder Spa night attendees will receive a 15% discount on any treatments that are reserved for a future visit.

This event is offered exclusively to Biltmore Annual Passholders.  Call 800-413-9787 to reserve event and appointment times.

We welcome an exciting new exhibition exploring fashions of the early 1900s featured in the popular PBS Masterpiece series Downton Abbey®. Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times includes more than 45 costumes from the series showcased in rooms throughout Biltmore House. The groupings are inspired by the fictional show and by real life at Biltmore, with stories from the estate during the time period woven throughout the exhibition.
Exhibition produced by Exhibits Development Group in cooperation with Cosprop Ltd., London. Downton™ and Downton Abbey®. ©2015 Carnival Film & Television Limited. All Rights Reserved.

Enjoy a gourmet prix fixe dinner with your sweetie at the Bistro. Call 828-225-6230 for reservations.

Chefs at many participating restaurants have created special wine plates that have been made with, or paired with, the perfect Biltmore wine. Find small plates paired with Biltmore Wines, purchase three or more glasses of wine, and be eligible for a special prize drawing for A Wine Weekend at Biltmore for Two and other prizes! Details at the link.

Come experience Biltmore Wines at Sea Pines Resort in Hilton Head, South Carolina, at this fun Lowcountry festival.

Friday, March 20th - Monday, January 11th

A Gardener’s Place Seminars

Included with estate admission

Please join us in A Gardener’s Place Gift Shop, located beneath the Conservatory, for daily free demonstrations featuring gardening and floral topics.