Live After Five


Friday and Saturday Evenings, May 23–October 25, 2014*

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). At the Creamery, cool off with Winky Bars and ice cream sandwiches, plus old-fashioned milkshakes and floats.

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.

 


Performing This Month*

July 4—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 & Bix Beiderbecke. Visit their site.

July 5—Bruce Lang Quintet

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July 11—Eliott and the Untouchables

From the first note to the last note, Elliott and the Untouchables deliver deep blues drenched with raw emotion. From gritty Chicago boogie to swampy Delta blues to Texas shuffles to West Coast jumpin' blues. The Untouchables serve up thick guitar tones, a smokin' horn section, and sizzlin' keys on top of a red-hot rhythm section. Powerful music soaked with energy and soul. Visit their site.

July 12—Common Saints

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July 18—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.

July 19—No Bad Days

No Bad Days is a variety cover band that consist of seasoned professional musicians that perform Beach, Pop, R&B, Rock and Country and a little of everything in between. They consist of guitar, bass, drums, keyboards, and female vocalist. Their goal is to play music that appeals to all ages.

July 25—One Leg Up

One Leg Up performs a vibrant mixture of upbeat Gypsy Jazz, Latin, Swing and original jazz compositions and is a favorite of club, concert, and festival stages throughout the southeastern United States. Visit their site.

July 26—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.

 

*Schedule subject to change without notice.



Performing Next Month*

August 1—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.

August 2—Common Saints

Common Saints consists of five incredible artists. Scott, Johnny, Barry, Danny & Steve. They all sing and play seven instruments between them: sax, keyboard, two guitar players (both acoustic and electric-including an electric guitar synthesizer), drums and bass. Visit their site.

August 8—French Broad Playboys

The hillbilly jazz powerhouse features Steve Trisman from the Hot Club band One Leg Up on Fiddle, John Corbin from The Firecracker Jazz Band on Lead Guitar, Scott Sharpe formerly of The Blue Rags on Pedal Steel, David McNabb on Drums, and Joe Edel on Bass. The result is an explosive mix of western swing standards mixed with original material that's guaranteed to get your two step swingin'! Visit their site.

August 9—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.

August 15—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.

August 16—Red Hot Sugar Babies

The Red Hot Sugar Babies perform vocal and instrumental jazz of the roaring 20s and 30s including Vintage Jazz, Blues, Swing, Ragtime, Dixieland, and New Orleans. Influences include Ethel Waters, Fats Waller, Louis Armstrong, Bessie Smith, and Jelly Roll Morton. Visit their site.

August 22—Tuxedo Junction

Tuxedo Junction is a six-piece band that does, well, just about any style of music you might be crazy about, covering the decades from the 1930s to contemporary hits! Visit their site.

August 23—Centerpiece Jazz

Performing straight ahead classic jazz, swing tunes, show tunes and other standards, Centerpiece Jazz plays all of your favorites. From Miles and Monk, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong and Ella to Antonio Carlos Jobim, Coltrane and Cole Porter. Visit their site.

August 29—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.

August 30—Mark Guest Quintet

Whether performing in solo and duo settings, or with his trio or quintet, Mark Guest consistently delivers melodic and enjoyable takes on jazz standards, reimagined pop tunes, and his own compositions.

 

*Schedule subject to change without notice.