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Sunday, May 12 — 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Mother’s Day Brunch at The Inn

$85 per adult, $60 per youth (age 10 – 16), and $25 per child (age 9 and under), + tax, gratuities included

Celebrate Mom on her special day at The Inn’s annual brunch prepared with the freshest seasonal ingredients. Bring your camera and capture this memorable day in front of a floral photo display beautifully embellished with a variety of colorful blooms.

 

Reservations required, call 800-411-3812.

Experience a unique dining event staged on the Rampe Douce overlooking Biltmore House! Inspired by turn-of-the-century dining and our current exhibition, A Vanderbilt House Party – The Gilded Age, this seven-course feast showcases the talents of Biltmore’s chefs. Each course will be paired with one of Biltmore’s finest wines, hand-selected by Winemaker Sharon Fenchak. Join us for this rare opportunity to dine al fresco in a spectacular setting.

 

Seating is limited. Reservations and advance payment required; call 800-211-9803 to reserve. Guests must be 21 or older to be served alcohol.

Summer at Biltmore offers an abundance of opportunities to explore our 8,000-acre Blue Ridge Mountain backyard and create the kind of memories that last a lifetime. Enjoy a picnic by the lagoon, a relaxing stroll through magnificent gardens bursting with summertime color, and free tastings at our outdoor wine bar. Savings include $10 off per adult admission with seven-day advance purchase, and free admission for kids 16 and under all summer long!

For a limited time, our Conservatory hosts a beautifully executed botanical model train display! This display features a variety of Biltmore area structures, each handcrafted in meticulous detail from such all-natural elements as leaves, bark, and twigs. With 800 feet of rails and trains traversing six separate lines at different eye levels, this is a one-of-a-kind, fun-for-all-ages garden experience.

Friday, May 24 - Monday, October 7 — 1:30 p.m. Daily

A Gardener’s Place Seminars: Bee-Friendly Flowering Herbs

Included in admission

Join Biltmore gardening experts in A Gardener’s Place Shop beneath the Conservatory for a complimentary demonstration, Bee-Friendly Flowering Herbs. Learn how to create a lovely haven for bees in your garden—add beauty to your environment while attracting and supporting these creatures that play such a vital role in our everyday life.

Friday, May 24 - Saturday, October 26 — Friday & Saturday evenings 4:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Live After Five

Included in admission

As darkness falls across the Blue Ridge Mountains, Biltmore turns up the volume with Live After Five. Featuring energetic jazz and pop bands and casual dining options offering inspired takes on cookout favorites, it’s the perfect way to unwind after a fun-filled day on the estate.

Sunday, May 26 — 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Memorial Day Celebration Dinner at Antler Hill Barn

$125 per adult/youth plus tax, gratuity included, $60 per child (age 0-9) plus tax, gratuity included

Join us for a delicious dinner buffet that pays tribute to our veterans with a USO-themed evening featuring a Tuscan menu and fun activities for all ages. Enjoy live music with Little London Belles and Katie & the Moondrops as well as Biltmore wine, select beers, and non-alcoholic beverages. Your evening ends with a dramatic fireworks display on estate grounds.

 

For overnight guests, Passholders, and daytime guests. Menu subject to change. Reservations required, please call 866-336-1245 to reserve. Passholder discounts do not apply to this event. Estate shuttle provided for overnight guests includes stop at Antler Hill Barn.

Saturday, June 8 — 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

June Wine Club Pick-Up Party at Cedric’s Garden

$50 per person plus tax for Wine Club member; each Wine Club member may bring one guest for an additional $50 plus tax

Why just pick up your summer wine shipment when you can also enjoy an exclusive members-only opportunity to share fine wine, light bites, live music, and good company? Not yet a Wine Club member? Discover the many benefits of membership and join today!

 

Exclusively for members of Vanderbilt Wine Club and their guests. Guests must be 21 or older to attend. Reservations required, call 800-411-3812. No discounts apply for this event.

Thursday, July 4 — 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

July 4th Celebration Dinner at Antler Hill Barn

$125 per adult/youth plus tax, gratuity included, $60 per child (age 0-9) plus tax, gratuity included

Join us for a delicious dinner buffet that offers old-fashioned fun and games for all ages at Antler Hill Barn. Enjoy live music, Biltmore wine, select beers, and non-alcoholic beverages. Your evening ends with a dramatic fireworks display on estate grounds.

 

Limited availability. Menu subject to change. Available to guests of The Inn and Village Hotel, Passholders, and daytime guests. Passholder dining discounts not valid for this event. Reservations required, please call 866-336-1245 to reserve.

Thursday, July 25 — Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Estate entry at 4:30 p.m.

The Beach Boys

Premium Reserved: $85
Reserved Seating: $70
General Admission: $60

Join us on the South Terrace for a memorable show under the stars featuring the enduring multi-award-winning pop music legends that brought you such hits as “Surfin’,” “Fun, Fun, Fun,” “Help Me Rhonda,” “California Girls,” and “Good Vibrations.” 

Premium Reserved seats are included with The Inn on Biltmore Estate Package.
Reserved seats are included with Village Hotel Package.

 Advance ticket purchase required. Please note: concerts are not recommended for children 9 and under.