Sat, Feb 23|
Park and Ride: Kohl's in Brier Creek
Biltmore Estate and Wine Tasting - A Vanderbilt House Party: The Gilded Age
Coach bus transportation and admission to the Biltmore Estate & Gardens, and Winery! Tour the House and and Gardens to learn the history of the famous Vanderbilt family. End the day with complementary wine tasting, shopping, many restaurants and much more at Antler Hill Village!
Time & Location
Feb 23, 2019, 6:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Park and Ride: Kohl's in Brier Creek, 7822 Alexander Promenade PI, Raleigh, NC 27617, USA
About the event
A Vanderbilt House Party: The Gilded Age Exhibit
See Biltmore Estate's elaborate clothing exhibition displayed throughout the grand rooms inside Biltmore House! You'll imagine yourself as a cherished guest at one of George and Edith Vanderbilt's grand turn-of-the-century house parties. Through optional audio storytelling* and elegant clothing meticulously recreated from archival Vanderbilt photos, hear and see fascinating stories of how they entertained their guests.
Oscar-winning costume designer, John Bright, created new clothing vignettes, based on the Vanderbilts’ actual wardrobes and specially reproduced for this exhibition. (https://www.romanticasheville.com/biltmore-costumes)
*Audio tour can be purchased for $12.99 upon arrival
Raleigh Park and Ride:
KOHLS - Alexander Place, Brier Creek / A: 7822 Alexander Promenade PI, Raleigh, NC 27617
Please park in the BACK OF THE PARKING LOT - As far away from Kohl's front doors as possible.
Bus departs KOHL'S (Brier Creek) at 6:00AM sharp! Please arrive at Kohl's by 5:40AM to check-in and choose your seat.
- 10:00AM - Bus arrives at the Biltmore Estate. Admission tickets are picked up and distributed.
- 10:45AM - Self-guided tour of the House and Gardens begins. Also enjoy the shops and restaurants that are located directly next to the Estate
- 2:00PM - Meet back at Bus to head to Antler Hill Village for complementary wine tasting, shopping and more restaurants
- 4:30PM - Return back to bus for Raleigh departure
- Approximate return time back to Raleigh is 9:00PM.
Transportation & Admission
Round-trip coach bus transportation to the Biltmore Estate and Gardens (departing Raleigh) + 1 Daytime Admission Pass to Biltmore Estate & Garden + Complementary Wine Tasting at Antler Hill Village Winery.