The holidays are in full swing.  Don’t forget the many holiday events going on around the area.  You will find live music, fun, family festivals, the arts, and enough restaurants to intrigue every foodie.  

The Biltmore has some holiday events, during the daytime or evening.  The special events at the Biltmore include Christmas decorations (with 55 decorated trees), festive meals at the many restaurants, and holiday wine for your tasting.

You’ll find many holiday events in the ares, including Winter Lights at the NC Arboretum,  Winter Wonderland at the Grove Arcade, the Holiday Sip & Shop at the Grovewood Village, the Show & Tell Holiday Pop Up Shop at the Asheville Masonic Temple, Santa on the Chimney at Chimney Rock State Park, and the annual National Gingerbread House display at the Grove Park Inn.   


Holiday Sip & Shop

Holiday Sip & Shop – Dec 7,8 – Grovewood Village


Show & Tell Holiday Pop Up Shop

Show & Tell Holiday Pop Up Shop – Nov 30-Dec 19 – Asheville Masonic Temple


Santa on the Chimney

Santa on the Chimney – Dec 1-8 – Chimney Rock State Park



FREE Santa Photos at Asheville Outlets

Free Santa Photos at the Asheville Outlets – Nov 27-Dec 19 – Asheville Outlets



The Holly Jolly Christmas Trolley Tour

The Holly Jolly Christmas Trolley Tour – Noc 23-Dec 29 – Biltmore Village





2018 National Gingerbread House Competition™ Display

2018 National Gingerbread House Competition Display – Nov 25-Jan 3 – Grove Park Inn




Winter Lights

Winter Lights – Nov 16-Dec 31 – NC Arboretum



Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland – Nov 16-Jan 6 – Grove Arcade





Candlelight Christmas Evenings

Candlelight Christmas Evenings – Nov 3-Jan 5 – Biltmore





Christmas at Biltmore Daytime Celebration

Christmas at Biltmore Daytime – Nov 3-Jan 5 – Biltmore





Pubcycle Tours of Asheville

Pubcycle Tours of Asheville – Amazing Pubcycle – Pick a tour from various locations.  See website for days and times.






Lazoom La Zoom comedy tour bus in Asheville, North Carolina - Stock ImageLazoom Comedy Tours – The big purple comedy bus with the funny nun.  Have fun and learn about Asheville.  Pick a tour out of four different tours.  See website for days and times.







Top Flight Chardonnay Tasting

Wine Tasting – Dec 7-9 – Table Wine – Free