Location: Biltmore Estate, 1 Approach Road, Asheville, North Carolina

Date: Thursday, September 21-22, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost: $23/person ages 4 and up; free for children 3 and under.

Registration: Preregistration is required. Preregister by calling 866-851-4661.

Information: More information is available on their website.

16th Annual Homeschool Festival
“Field-to-Table”

This event is filled with hands-on activities, crafts, demonstrations, and fun. Also included in your day is a visit inside “America’s Largest Home.” This one-day event is filled with hands-on activities, crafts, demonstrations, and fun! Also included in your day is a visit inside the Biltmore Estate. Activities include a self-guided visit inside Biltmore House, Gardens, Conservatory, Winery, and Antler Hill Village, as well as hands-on activities for the homeschool festival at Antler Hill Farm.

Directions: From Richmond, Virginia Follow I-95 south to I-85S at Petersburg. Take I-85 south into North Carolina and then follow I-40 west to Asheville. Take Exit 50B (US Highway 25N). After exiting, stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance. Driving time:  approximately 6 hours.

From Roanoke, Virginia Follow I-81 south into Tennessee to Exit 57 (I-26E), and take scenic I-26 east through Johnson City to Asheville. In Asheville, follow I-240 east to I-40W. Follow I- 40 west to Exit 50B (US Highway 25N). After exiting, stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance. Driving time: approximately 4 hours.

Additional Information: As this is an outdoor event, please dress appropriately for all weather possibilities. Picnic lunches are welcome. For more information about the Biltmore, “America’s Largest Home,” visit the website.