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.
Stroll acres of formal and informal gardens designed by America’s foremost landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted. From the beauty of the Italian Garden to the breathtaking trees in America’s first managed forest, Biltmore’s lush landscape is a living tribute to the genius of Olmsted, who also designed Central Park in New York City.
Inspired by the Vanderbilt tradition of sharing afternoon tea with guests, this experience offers a welcome moment of leisure spent enjoying a delightful assortment of teas, English finger sandwiches, scones, fruit breads, cheeses and tea pastries.
Relax on a 60-minute ride aboard a classic 6-passenger carriage. Enjoy Biltmore’s beautiful scenery just as Vanderbilt guests did over a century ago.
Call 828-225-6398 to reserve.
Offered Wednesdays - Sundays, Friday and Saturday evenings.
Live Piano Music in the Library Lounge
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 with Admission
View 60 years of Vanderbilt wedding fashion, featuring the first ever display of the Lee family wedding veil worn by Mary Lee Ryan at her marriage to Vanderbilt’s grandson in 1957 as well as by her cousin Jacqueline Lee Bouvier at her 1953 marriage to future President John F. Kennedy.
Offered Thursday & Sunday evenings.
Live Jazz in the Library Lounge
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.