Concerts at the Biltmore – could there be a better venue? Expansive sunset views of the stately Biltmore House and the silent beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains serving as backdrop to some of the biggest stars in the pop-music firmament.
The 19th annual Biltmore Concert Series kicks off this year with Grammy-winning R&B vocalists Natalie Cole and Peabo Bryson on Friday August 7th.
Next up are popular 90s rockers, Counting Crows, touring in support of their recent album Somewhere Under Wonderland. Counting Crows will rock the Biltmore stage with the blues, soul, folk tinged rock support of special guest Citizen Cope on Sunday, August 9th.
Taking the stage on Sunday August 16th are Texas legends ZZ Top whose gritty brand of guitar-heavy rocking blues was much missed last year’s Biltmore Concert Series when they had to cancel. ZZ Top will be supported by country rockers Blackberry Smoke out of Atlanta, Georgia.
Chris Tomlin and MercyMe follow up on Friday, August 21st with an evening of uplifting contemporary Christian rock. Grammy winner Chris Tomlin 11 albums have sold over 3 million copies while MercyMe has been heating up the airwaves with 26, number 1 singles on Christian radio and four mainstream radio hits.
Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers and Blues Traveler hit Asheville at the Biltmore Concert Series on Saturday, August 22nd. Hornsby is a live act favorite, known for the spontaneity and creativity of his live performances while Blues Traveler have been wowing audiences with their harmonica fronted alt rock for over twenty five years.
Closing out the Biltmore Concert Series on Friday, August 28th with classic tunes from the past 40 years are chart-topping favorites The Four Tops and The Temptations.
2015 Biltmore Concert Series
August 7, 8pm – Natalie Cole and Peabo Bryson
August 9, 7:30pm – Counting Crows with special guest Citizen Cope
August 16, 8pm – ZZ Top with special guest Blackberry Smoke
August 21, 8pm – Chris Tomlin and MercyMe
August 22, 8pm – Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers and Blues Traveler
August 28, 8pm – The Four Tops & The Temptations
Tickets for the 2015 Biltmore Concert Series may be purchased online at: www.biltmore.com, or by calling 866-336-1255. Tickets do not include or require estate admission. Performers and dates are subject to change.
Biltmore Estate Lodging
North Lodge on Oakland bed and breakfast inn in Asheville, NC is located only a mile away from the Biltmore Estate. Check us for specials on lodging and Biltmore tickets if you’re attending one of the shows or just visiting the estate!