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.
$30 per person with estate admission, plus applicable tax.
Enjoy more than 80 miles of well-marked estate trails with your horse. Limited primitive camping and access to our rental paddocks are both available for additional fees.
Call 828-225-1454 to reserve.
Offered Wednesdays–Sundays, 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., Wednesdays, Thursdays, & Saturdays, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Included in admission or with a stay at The Inn.
Classical and contemporary favorites provide a soothing respite from a day of exploration and adventure on the estate.
Included in admission or with stay at The Inn.
Featuring some of the area’s finest musicians, our live jazz evenings offer the perfect opportunity to cozy up with a cocktail and recount the highlights of your day at Biltmore.
Included with a stay at The Inn, Village Hotel, or Cottage
Explore the estate’s East Side with an insider’s perspective on this relaxed-paced, one-hour guided stroll on partially paved trails. Meet your River Stroll leader at the Outdoor Adventure Center. Wear comfortable clothing and closed toe shoes; active wear is available at The Marble Lion retail shop within The Inn and at Antler Hill Outfitters in Antler Hill Village.
For overnight guests 10 and up only. Reservations required and may be taken one hour prior to hike; call 866-336-1245 or see concierge at The Inn or the Village Hotel front desk to reserve. Weather permitting: contact the Outdoor Adventure Center at 828-225-1425 prior to event.
Your ultimate winter getaway awaits at America’s Largest Home® with an alluring combination of value and glamour. Our most peaceful season offers the lowest rates of the year on admission prices and overnight stays at our two splendid hotels. Included with admission are free audio guides (January 8–February 8), free tastings at our Winery, and beginning February 9, the first major exhibition of costumes from the movie Titanic.
Included with Biltmore Annual Pass
During this special time of year, we thank our Passholders with exclusive, deeply discounted offers on estate shopping, dining, and overnight stays, as well as the opportunity to share their Passholder status with friends and family. Join us for 10 weeks of incredible savings!
Monday, January 22 - Friday, March 16 — 11:00 a.m. Weekdays.
Orchid Talks in the Conservatory
Included with estate admission.
Enjoy a complimentary 45 minute talk about our beautiful orchid collection at peak bloom, with vibrant colors and delicate blossoms creating a new winter wonderland. Capacity is limited; reservations can be made during the day of your visit at any Guest Services location. Tour meets inside the center front doors of the Conservatory.
Friday, January 26 - Friday, March 23 — Select Dates, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Gourmet Wine Evening
$80 per person plus tax
January 26, February 23, & March 23
This special evening features Biltmore’s finest wines, including our award-winning Chateau Reserve Sparkling and Antler Hill Series, each individually paired with specially selected hors d’oeuvres. Delight in the discovery of how specific combinations of fine wine and flavorful fare stimulate the senses to create a truly satisfying experience!
Limited to 20 attendees, reservations recommended; call 800-211-9803 to reserve, or visit guest services on day of visit. All guests must have a ticket. Biltmore Annual Passholders and Vanderbilt Wine Club members enjoy an exclusive 10% discount. Guests must be 21 or older to attend.
Friday, February 2 - Friday, February 23 — Fridays, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sparkling Wine and Chocolate Tasting at The Inn
Included with stay at The Inn
What better way to toast romance than with a bit of Biltmore’s best bubbly! Tickle your palate with a variety of award-winning sparkling wines, along with a mouth-watering selection of handcrafted chocolate candies.
For overnight guests at The Inn exclusively. Guests must be 21 or older to be served alcohol.