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Celebrate Christmas with beloved traditions in unsurpassed style. Biltmore presents daytime and evening experiences inspired by a century of festivities, highlighted with decorated trees by the dozens and garlands and lights measured by the mile. Dusk brings firelight, candlelight, and live music for the enchantment of Candlelight Christmas Evenings.

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daytime outside the house with large christmas trees on the front lawn

Visit this Christmas and Save

Be inspired by grand spaces with lavishly decorated trees and creative Christmas finery across the estate. Save $10 on each daytime admission ticket with a 7+ day advance purchase.

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Glowing lights around a 35 foot tall tree in the banquet hall

Candlelight Christmas Evenings

From fireplace mantels draped with evergreens to towering trees festooned with lights, Candlelight Christmas Evenings provide a warm welcome on a frosty night. By reservation only.

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people sitting chatting around a warm fire in the village Hotel lobby

Stay This Christmas

Get the ultimate Christmas experience—stay overnight on the estate with a Candlelight Christmas Evenings package and enjoy Vanderbilt hospitality while you make holiday memories.

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