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.
After completing your training and off-road training exercises aboard a new Outrider USA electric trike, follow your expert guide along paved, hard-packed dirt, and gravel surfaces on this exciting 5.5-mile tour that takes you to the Lagoon. On the way back, you’ll enjoy a break in a location that offers a glorious view of Biltmore House.
Come to Village Social at Village Hotel for live music Thursday–Sunday evenings with a variety of talented, versatile musicians. Relax while enjoying a diverse mix of musical styles ranging from jazz to R&B, from blues to funky pop rock.
Enjoy an intimate look at the family that created Biltmore with our exhibition, The Vanderbilts at Home and Abroad. This exhibition sheds light on the time the Vanderbilts spent as a family at Biltmore and beyond. Located in Antler Hill Village.
$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.
Explore the estate’s off-road trails and scenic West Side roads aboard a new Outrider USA electric trike! Able to reach 20 mph on a variety of terrain, these three-wheeled electric recumbent tricycles offer a fun new way to experience Biltmore’s 8,000-acre backyard.
Offered Wednesdays–Sundays, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & 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.
$650 for up to two guests
Fly-fish for largemouth bass and other warm water species from aboard a Jackson kayak. Surrounded by scenic estate views, experience a relaxing day paddling on Biltmore’s peaceful Long Valley Lake. Lunch included.
$450 for up to two guests
Fly-fish for largemouth bass and other warm water species from aboard a Jackson kayak. Surrounded by scenic estate views, experience four relaxing hours paddling on Biltmore’s peaceful Long Valley Lake.
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.