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.
Discover why chocolate and red wine are a match made in heaven! Featuring locally produced artisan chocolates from French Broad Chocolate and Chocolate Gems, and an opportunity to taste and experience the tactile attribute of a raw cacao bean, this tasting provides information about wine production at Biltmore, the process of farming origin-specific cacao, and its effects upon the finished product.
Premium Wine Tasting
$3.00 per tasting or $8.00 for three tastings
Sample our finest reserve and sparkling wines while relaxing in our Wine Bar.
$10 per person
See how science and nature intersect as you learn about the estate’s vineyards, discover the unique factors that affect grapes grown in North Carolina, and delve into the craft of fermentation. This guided tour concludes with a tasting of Biltmore wines in a private setting.
Come to the Winery in Antler Hill Village for a social hour hosted by our most knowledgeable wine aficionados. Savor delicious pairings of Biltmore wines and artisan cheeses and become better acquainted with the world of wine within a fun and welcoming environment.
Meet at the stained glass windows in the Wine Shop in the Winery at least 10 minutes prior to the event.
Saturday, November 3 - Saturday, January 5 — Fridays & Saturdays, 6:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. Tour lasts 45 minutes.
$20 per person, plus estate admission
Experience an intimate candlelit tour as members of our Biltmore Winery staff give you a rare look into the winemaking process in the spirit of holiday warmth and hospitality. Learn about our estate vineyards and historic winery building, then sample some of our award-winning wines with a light cheese pairing surrounded by the relaxing glow of candlelight.
Guests may call 800-411-3812 or purchase tickets at any Guest Service location. Biltmore Annual Passholders and Vanderbilt Wine Club members enjoy a special 10% discount. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to attend. Guests with Candlelight Winery Tour tickets will meet at the stained glass windows in the Winery Gift Shop.