Biltmore House and the Blue Ridge Mountains serve as the backdrop for amazing musical experiences during the annual Biltmore Concert Series each summer. The series offer you an incomparable setting for enjoying an eclectic variety of music under sunset and a canopy of stars. The 2019 concert line-up is:
July 25, 2019: The Beach Boys
The Beach Boys have continued to create and perform with the same imagination and style that marked their debut more than 50 years ago, with unforgettable classics such as “Surfin’,” “I Get Around,” and “California Girls.” Tickets: $60-$85, on sale May 1 (Biltmore annual passholders April 29)
July 26, 2019: The B-52s
Selling more than 20 million albums worldwide, the GRAMMY Award-nominated quartet The B-52s has impacted alternative music, fashion and culture over the course of four decades with hits such as “Rock Lobster,” “Love Shack” and “Private Idaho.” Tickets: $65-$90, on sale May 1 (Biltmore annual passholders April 29)
August 3, 2019: The Charlie Daniels Band and The Marshall Tucker Band
North Carolina-raised Charlie Daniels made his mark with Southern rock anthems, award-winning country hits and gospel albums. The Charlie Daniels Band’s performance at Biltmore this year is one of 100+ concert dates on the band’s 2019 schedule, coming to the stage with “The Devil Went Down to Georgia,” “Long Haired Country Boy,” “The South’s Gonna Do It Again,” and “Uneasy Rider.” Equal parts rock, blues, jazz, country, soul, and bluegrass, The Marshall Tucker Band has a music catalog consisting of more than 20 studio albums including songs like “Can’t You See” and “Heard It in a Love Song.” Tickets: $60-$85, on sale May 8 (Biltmore annual passholders May 6)
August 6, 2019: Chicago
Chicago has garnered two Grammy Awards, two American Music Awards, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and a Chicago street dedicated in their honor. The band hits the South Terrace stage to perform their well-known tunes such as “25 or 6 to 4,” “Saturday in the Park,” “Feeling Stronger Every Day,” and many others. Tickets $86-$106, on sale May 8 (Biltmore annual passholders May 6)
August 9, 2019: The O’Jays and Kool & The Gang
The O’Jays have been performing for over 50 years. Their single “Love Train,” rose to #1 on both the R&B Singles and the Billboard Hot 100 charts upon release. Other chart-topping hits include “Backstabbers,” “For The Love of Money,” and “Use Ta Be My Girl.” Classic R&B hits such as “Celebration,” “Cherish,” and “Ladies Night” have earned the Grammy-winning group Kool & The Gang global fame and recognition and a following that spans generations. Tickets $85-$100, on sale May 15 (Biltmore annual passholders May 13)
August 10, 2019: Amy Grant and Steven Curtis Chapman
Amy Grant is recognizable in both the Christian and pop worlds, selling more than 30 million albums worldwide and receiving six Grammys, a star on both the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the Music City Walk of Fame. Steven Curtis Chapman is the most awarded artist in Christian music history with accolades such as 58 Gospel Music Association Dove Awards, five Grammys, an American Music Award, and 48 No. 1 singles. Tickets $60-$80, on sale May 15 (Biltmore annual passholders May 13)
To Buy Tickets: Go to the Biltmore website. Also, purchase in person at the Biltmore Reception & Ticketing Office or call 1-866-336-1255.
See tips & details below!
Staged on the South Terrace of Biltmore House, all shows start at 7:30 PM with stunning views of Biltmore House and the mountains. A variety of ticket, dining and lodging packages will be available for the concerts. Tickets do not include or require Estate admission. Performers and dates are subject to change. See our tips for attending the concerts below.
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Tips For Concerts
- All sales are final. Tickets may not be exchanged if better seats open up at a later date.
- Ticket prices are for the concert only and do not include admission to Biltmore House. Concert tickets may be upgraded to include daytime Estate admission for the following day.
- Your concert ticket permits Estate entry at 4:30 PM, unless you have dinner reservations for an earlier time. Arrive in time to stroll through the adjacent Biltmore Gardens!
- Arrive at the entrance to Biltmore at least 45 minutes in advance to allow time to drive to the parking area and take a shuttle to the house.
- Dining reservations and picnic options are available; call toll-free 1-866-336-1255 for more information.
- Seating for general admission is on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 6:15 PM.
- Tickets held need to be picked up at Reception Center by 7 PM.
- Shuttles to the concert area are available from the parking lots.
- Events are rain or shine. Umbrellas not allowed, so bring a poncho if showers are expected.
- Accessible seating for scooters and wheelchairs is available on the Library terrace. Scooters and wheelchairs are not permitted in the general seating area due to safety concerns.
- Plan your daytime visit with our Biltmore Insider's Guide.
The sunset behind the Blue Ridge Mountains provides an amazing show of its own.