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. Please note, no outside food and beverage is permitted in the village area, and no outside alcohol is permitted on Biltmore grounds.
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*
September 5—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.
September 6—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.
September 12—Clay Lunsford Jazz Group
The Clay Lunsford Jazz Group provides the best in Jazz standards. Instrumentation includes, guitar, piano, upright bass, light percussion and wind instruments. Visit their site.
Emporium is a six-piece variety dance band based in musically vibrant Asheville NC. Emporium’s vast catalog of music, consisting of multiple styles from the 1950s to the present, appeals to a wide variety of age groups and musical tastes, and provides a memorable night of dancing and entertainment for virtually any event or function.
September 19—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.
September 20—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.
September 26—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.
September 27—Freeport Jazz
Freeport Jazz offers a combination of Smooth Jazz, Contemporary Jazz, and Jazz Standards. Visit their site.
*Schedule subject to change without notice.
Performing Next Month*
October 3—The 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. Music performed includes Rock-n-Roll, Country, Motown, Doo-Wop, Surf, and ever a few retro TV theme songs. Visit their site.
October 4—Kelly 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.
October10—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.
October 11—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.
October 17—Nuance Jazz Ensemble
The Nuance Jazz Ensemble is an eclectic blend of some of the finest jazz musicians in the Asheville area, performing the best jazz compositions from the late 1930s to the 1960s and into the more contemporary jazz repertoire of the 1970s.
October 18—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.
October 24 & 25—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.
*Schedule subject to change without notice.