Biltmore Blooms



March 20 - May 25, 2015

You haven’t seen Biltmore until you’ve seen it in the spring. Our gardens – designed by renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted – come to life with wave after wave of gorgeous blooms. Learn more about Biltmore gardens and grounds.

See what's blooming now with our weekly Bloom Report, and never miss a beautiful flower.

Download the Biltmore Gardens Map.

Access to Biltmore Blooms is included with an estate admission ticket or one of our accommodations packages.

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Biltmore Blooms Activities

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Antler Hill Village

Music on the Bandstand: Sunday - Thursday 2:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Friday and Saturday 4:00 pm. - 8:45 p.m.
Grape Stomp at the Winery: Saturday and Sunday 2:00 pm. - 5:00 p.m.
Exhibition in the Biltmore Legacy: The Vanderbilts at Home and Abroad

Biltmore House

Orchid Display in the Winter Garden
Classical music near the Winter Garden: Daily 30 minute sets from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times Exhibition

Conservatory
Live music by solo musician: Daily 30 minute sets from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Walled Garden

Ask a Gardener Station: Saturday and Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
A Gardener's Place Seminars: Daily:

  • 1:00 p.m.—Exquisite orchids for beginners
  • 2:00 p.m.—Nurturing treasured houseplants

International Rose Trials

May 29-30
Take part in our annual celebration of Biltmore's International Rose Trials with a special package offer. The package starts with a wine reception in the Rose Garden on Friday evening, May 29, hosted by Biltmore's gardeners and an expert panel of rose judges. Then spend Saturday learning how we judge the roses and celebrating the winners with lunch and an awards ceremony. Learn More.

Easter Celebration - April 5, 2015

Egg Hunt
Egg Hunts are for children 2–9 years old

First Egg Hunt
Registration: 9:00 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
Children's Music and Stories: 9:45 a.m.–10:15 a.m.
Magic Show: 10:30 a.m.
Egg Hunt: 11:00 a.m.

Second Hunt
Registration: 11:00 a.m.–12:45 p.m.
Children's Music and Stories: 11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Magic Show: 12:30 p.m.
Egg Hunt: 1:00 p.m.

Third Hunt
Registration: 1:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.
Children's Music and Stories: 1:45 p.m.–2:15 p.m.
Magic Show: 2:30 p.m.
Egg Hunt: 3:00 p.m.

On the Front Lawn
Photos with the Easter Rabbit: 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Coloring Pages, word finds, craft: 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Easter Dining Options
Easter Brunch at Deerpark: 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Easter Brunch at the Dining Room: 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
(reservations recommended)

Happy Easter

Watch a video slideshow of our beautiful blooms.