Events & Activities
Enjoy beautiful North Carolina to the fullest at Biltmore. Browse dozens of unique Biltmore events and activities in Asheville, NC, based on your interests.
Explore our 8,000-acre Blue Ridge Mountain backyard and create memories to last a lifetime. Summer at Biltmore offers such fun family-friendly outdoor activities as hiking, biking, stand up paddle boarding and fly fishing. For a more restive pace, enjoy our magnificent gardens, bring a picnic, and relax in a quiet spot. Summer-time savings are available all season long, with $10 off per adult with seven-day advance purchase, and free admission for kids 16 and under!
Tuesday, August 1 - Friday, October 13 — 1:00 p.m. Daily
A Gardener’s Place Seminars: Bee-Friendly Wildflower Gardening
Included with estate admission
Join Biltmore gardening experts in A Gardener’s Place Shop beneath the Conservatory for a complimentary demonstration, Bee-Friendly Wildflower Gardening. Learn how to create a lovely haven for bees in your garden or meadow—add beauty to your environment while attracting and supporting these creatures that play such a vital role in our everyday life.
The bounty of Biltmore’s fields, gardens, and vineyards is celebrated throughout the estate, from the magnificence of America’s largest home embraced by autumn hues across the Blue Ridge Mountains to glorious gardens, harvest menus, and winery activities by the barrelful.
Friday, September 22 — 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Wine & Roses
$50 per person, plus tax and gratuity
Join us in the Rose Garden for a wine and hors d’oeuvres reception amidst the splendor of beautiful roses. Vanderbilt Wine Club members enjoy an exclusive opportunity to mingle with judges for the final round of the 2017 Biltmore International Rose Trials. During this special evening, Biltmore’s own wine and rose aficionados will share the science behind blending fine wines and breeding spectacular roses, and offer members the opportunity to try their hand at judging a rose and a wine!
Seating is limited to 30 attendees, and reservations are required; call 800-411-3812 to reserve. Exclusive to Vanderbilt Wine Club members. Guests must be 21 or older.
Monday, January 8 - Monday, March 19
Winter at Biltmore
Included with estate admission.
Discover our great indoors at America's largest home, and enjoy the lowest admission prices of the year!