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*

July 3—Eryn Shewell & The Whiskey Devils

Eryn's style is heavily influenced by the musical traditions of the south. Her respect for the traditions of Jazz, Blues and Country fused with her modern pop style and brought together by Eryn's incredible vocal ability has been said to give even the most hardened critic chills.

July 4—Eryn Shewell & The Whiskey Devils

Eryn's style is heavily influenced by the musical traditions of the south. Her respect for the traditions of Jazz, Blues and Country fused with her modern pop style and brought together by Eryn's incredible vocal ability has been said to give even the most hardened critic chills.

July 10—One Leg Up

Asheville's own One Leg Up performs a vibrant mixture of upbeat Gypsy Jazz, Latin, Swing and original jazz compositions. One Leg Up is Asheville's original Gypsy jazz outfit, 12 years young and going strong!

July 11—Sadie Said

Sadie Said covers of an eclectic mix of classic rock ‘n roll, Motown, 70s funk, and 80s alt rock. From Aretha Franklin to Led Zeppelin, Counting Crows to Paul Simon, their single driving force is to make great music that people love.

July 17—Drayton and the Dreamboats

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

July 18—Bruce Lang Band

The Bruce Lang Band is known for their highly danceable and upbeat mix of Swing, Classic Rock and other styles. Whether dancing, dining or just listening, the band's top notch musicianship and diverse repertoire are sure to entertain you! Fronting the band on vocals and guitar, Bruce Lang grew up as a professional musician in New York City, moving to the mountains of Western North Carolina in 1991, where he operates Big Creek Music and Big Creek Recording.

July 24—French Broad Playboys

The French Broad Playboys are an Asheville-based swing band playing the classic country and western swing of such monumental American musical icons as Bob Wills, Hank Williams, George Jones, Buck Owens, and Lefty Frizzell.They also play original honky-tonk songs.

July 25—Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday is a 4-piece act of talent that offers only the highest quality renditions of classic hits from the 60s, 70s, 80s and beyond. Some favorite artists include The Beatles, The Stones, Zeppelin, Eagles, Petty, Steve Miller, Journey, Buffet, and that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Visit their site.

July 31—Nuance

This ensemble consists of some of Asheville's finest musicians, performing in the Asheville area for over twenty years. Their repertoire focuses on the classic jazz standards from the 1940s, 50s and 60s. Their unique sound in both instrumentals and solo vocals lends an authentic ambiance to their performances.

*Schedule subject to change without notice.



Performing Next Month*

August 1—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.

August 7—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 8—Freeport Jazz

Freeport Jazz offers a combination of Smooth Jazz, Contemporary Jazz, and Jazz Standards. Visit their site.

August 14—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.

August 15—Joseph Hasty & Centerpiece Jazz

Freeport Jazz offers a combination of Smooth Jazz, Contemporary Jazz, and Jazz Standards.From Miles and Monk, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong and Ella to Antonio Carlos Jobim, Coltrane and Cole Porter. Visit their site.

August 21—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.

August 22—Rock and Roll Reunion

The music of Rock and Roll Reunion is just plain fun. It brings back great memories of growing up. The songs make you want to sing and dance. Visit their site.

August 28—Jessy Carolina & The Hot Mess

Jessy Carolina & The Hot Mess is a New York City based traditional jazz band. They have participated in such organizations as The Jazz Foundation of America, Music Under New York, Music That Heals, Healing Arts Initiative, and Make Music New York. Visit their site.

August 29—Ocean Blvd. Band

Ocean Blvd. Band, now in it's 32nd year, has been providing great entertainment to the Carolinas since December of 1983. We play beach music, that soulful sound that captured the hearts of east coast beach goers in the 50's and flourishes with each new generation. Visit their site.

*Schedule subject to change without notice.