Live After Five

Friday and Saturday Evenings, May 22–October 31, 2015*

Join us at Antler Hill Village for the perfect weekend festivities with live music, food, and fun for everyone!  The whole family can relax and enjoy summer evenings on the Village Green as you watch the sunset over the Blue Ridge Mountains. We'll feature live music, wine and beer, and fun for the kids throughout the village.

For a romantic evening meal, enjoy a farm-to-table dinner at the Bistro, or Cedric’s Tavern (indoors or patio). Chef-inspired cookout favorites are now available from our new grill station next to Cedric’s Tavern. Seasonal salads and sandwiches are also offered at The Creamery.

Access to Antler Hill Village & Winery is included in your Biltmore admission. Passholders can bring friends to Antler Hill Village for free after 5:00 p.m.


Please note, no outside food and beverage is permitted in the village area, and no outside alcohol is permitted on Biltmore grounds.


Performing This Month*

September 4—The Clay Lunsford Americana Jazz Group

Clay is a multi-talented musician dedicated to thumbstyle guitar, playing over 10 instruments, with a heritage deep in Appalachian music. A performance by this group is a musical event enjoyed by crowds of all ages.

September 5—Red Hot Sugar Babies

The Red Hot Sugar Babies perform sassy jazz and sultry blues of the roaring 20's-30's including Vintage Jazz, Blues, Swing, Ragtime, Dixieland, New Orleans. . Influenced by Ethel Waters, Fats Waller, Louis Armstrong, Bessie Smith, Jelly Roll Morton they play a mix of the pop music that created the first dance craze to sweep the nation.

September 11—Gypsy Swingers

The Gypsy Swingers is an up-tempo jazz quintet playing in a style reminiscent of the European swing jazz scene started by Django Reinhardt in the 1930s featuring diverse vocal styles in an acoustic format. Visit their site.

September 12—Kelley and the Cowboys

Kelley and The Cowboys are a 5 piece band led by female vocalist Kelley Breiding. The band puts their signature sound on the old standards as well as original music, in a style influenced by early forms of western swing, rockabilly, country, and blues. Visit their site.

September 18—Firecracker Jazz Band

With jubilant vigor that spills from the stage to the streets, these six musicians revitalize traditional jazz with unbounded energy. In paying homage to the pioneers of early 20th Century Jazz, including that of Dixieland and New Orleans, Firecracker Jazz Band carries the torch that was once lit by such greats as Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, and Bix Beiderbecke. Visit their site.

September 19—Flying Saucers

The Flying Saucers are a six piece Rockabilly and Oldies variety band located in North Carolina that entertains crowds with popular favorites from the years 1955-1965 (the golden years of Rock-n-Roll). Visit their site.

September 25—Drayton and the Dreamboats

This Asheville-based group plays an irresistible mix of cool jazz, hot swing, and original pop tunes. Visit their site.

September 26—96.5 House Band

Whether performing a high-energy set of classic oldies or providing five decades of pulsating grooves, the 96.5 House Band always leaves its audience wanting more. Visit their site.

*Schedule subject to change without notice.