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Chihuly Glass, Craft & Garden Tour

June 14, 2018 - June 16, 2018

Ticket pricing varies.

If you haven’t explored Asheville’s newest craft areas lately, now’s the time to enjoy the explosive creativity of our artists and galleries. Hosted by the Center for Craft, you can enjoy our Summer of Glass happenings as artists and galleries expand on the spectacular Chihuly in the Gardens at the Biltmore Estate. Adding an insider’s visit to our most creative studios and gardens, the Center for Craft Tour includes exclusive nighttime tickets for Chihuly at Biltmore, a private visit to the home & garden of John Cram, Asheville’s “Founding Father” of our crafts scene, and exclusive introductions to top artists and galleries.

The Center for Craft Tour takes place from Thursday afternoon, June 14 to Friday evening, June 15, with an optional add-on day of Saturday, June 16. Cost is $295 per person with $85 for the additional day’s tour. We invite you to come with your friends and family on this exclusive craft adventure limited to 20 guests. Please choose the 2-day (Thursday & Friday) ticket option or the 3-day (Thursday, Friday & Saturday) ticket option below.


The tour will only accommodate 20 persons, so we encourage your early response. Friends and family are welcome.

If you want to learn more or have questions, please contact Louise Sontheimer Glickman at or 828-273-8783.

Tickets are non-refundable. The Center for Craft reserves the right to make changes in the tour if necessary.

Special thanks to our special friends who assisted with tour planning: John Bullard, Bev & John Church, Anne & King Milling, Sharon & Larry Schmidt, Ann & Dick Strub, Carolyn Waghorne, Chet Coles and Matt Tommey.


June 14, 2018
June 16, 2018
Ticket pricing varies.


The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design
67 Broadway
Asheville, 28801
(828) 785-1357


The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design
(828) 785-1357