Special Events Designed to Delight

The Ballantyne offers monthly tastings, teas, The Whiskey Club at Ballantyne and seasonal restaurant brunches among many other festive events. Most events are open to the public and may require advance reservations.

Serendipity Summer

Each week a selection of guests will receive upgrades and delightful surprises throughout summer from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day Weekend. Guests can also partake in inspired moments such as the Old North State Toast, weekly Immersion Experience and Fountain Wishes ritual. Enjoy monthly specialty teas, Whiskey, wine and beer tastings for a fee, outdoor pool experiences, lawn games and children’s programs. Explore summer getaways here.

Outdoor Pool Events

Enjoy lounging poolside with a favorite beverage, lawn games and cabana rental options daily. Outdoor pool events are only available to overnight hotel guests.

Events Featuring drink specials and vendor gifts while supplies last from 1pm – 3pm daily.

  • June 14-16 Admiral Nelson Rum
  • June 21-23 Absolut Vodka
  • June 28-30 Lunazul Tequila
  • July 5-7 Ketel One Botanicals

The Whiskey Club of Ballantyne

Explore the nuances of American and World Whiskies served with small plates. Cost is $65 per person (plus tax & gratuity) unless otherwise noted, and space is limited. This event is open to the public. Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100

  • Four Roses Friday, June 28 at 6:30 pm ($55 per person)
  • Jefferson Friday, July 26 at 6:30 pm

Father’s Day at The Golf Club at Ballantyne

On Sunday, June 16, dad will enjoy an enhanced golf experience featuring a cigar and beverage stations on the course featuring one complimentary beverage at each station. Reserve tee times here.

Scotch Club at Ballantyne

Enjoy a selection of Scotch and Chef small plate pairings. Cost is $70 per person plus tax and gratuity. Advance reservations required at (704) 248-4100.

  • Oban Scotch Club, Saturday July 19 beginning at 6:30 pm
    • Featuring Little Bay 14 and Distiller Edition 18

Afternoon Tea

Experience The Ballantyne’s take on classic teas offered in England’s finest tea houses with a Southern flair. Enjoy a variety of tea blends from Rare Tea Company® of London. Savor traditional tea sandwiches made from the freshest, local ingredients. Indulge your sweet tooth with The Ballantyne’s selection of sweets, including French macarons and delicately constructed tarts and gourmet cakes. The Ballantyne’s fluffy scones topped with seasonal curd and jam are the perfect way to enjoy an authentic tea experience. $42

Royal Afternoon Tea
Enhance your tea experience by upgrading to the Royal Afternoon Tea. This offering includes all of the traditional Afternoon Tea offerings with the added bonus of a glass of Moet & Chandon Imperial Champagne. $58

Afternoon Tea is available Thursday – Sunday, 1 pm – 4 pm Reserve at (704) 248-4100.

Specialty Teas

Experience a specialty tea from 1 – 4 pm at The Ballantyne. Enhanced experiences include selections from Rare Tea Company, warm savories and sweets.The cost is $58 for adults, $25 for children ages 5-12, and $15 for children 4 & under (excluding tax & gratuity). Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.

  • Summer Tea in the Carolinas June 20-23; July 18-21
  • Mad Hatter Tea August 22-25
  • Peals and Champagne, Jane Austin Inspired Tea September 19-21

The Ballantyne Immersion Experience

Each Friday and Saturday at 4 pm, join the Concierge for an enriching gathering in the lobby. The experience will commence with a tour celebrating the property’s recent redesign and concluding with a putting competition for a chance to win a handcrafted cocktail at The Ryal. Sign up at the Concierge Desk.

Weekend Brunch

Enjoy a delicious brunch menu available in Gallery Restaurant Saturday and Sundays, 7 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Spa Events and Exclusives


Summer Spa Promotions
Available June – August

Our Southern Sweet Tea collection features organic, crushed tea leaves with green tea extract for detoxifying and rejuvenating skin nutrition. Shea butter and luxurious oils filled with high oleic fatty acids and vitamins provide hydration and will leave you with silky smooth skin.


Southern Sweet Tea Massage Therapy $180/80 minutes


Mineral Exfoliating Blueberry Bliss Facial $125/50 minutes
This summer fresh blueberry treatment combines both a mineral and blueberry enzyme to remove buildup and debris, minimize appearance of fine lines, enhance smoother skin, assist in clearing acne and promote overall hydration and brightening.


Southern Sweet Tea Manicure $40/50 minutes
Southern Sweet Tea Pedicure $60/50 minutes
Southern Sweet Tea Deep Conditioning Treatment $30/add-on to any hair service
Summer Smooth Blowout $150/90 minutes *plus 20% service charge
This Keratin express blowout treatment will give you silky smooth hair that stands up to summer humidity for up to six weeks.

Prices listed above do not include 20% service charge.

Father’s Day at The Golf Club at Ballantyne

On Sunday, June 16, dad will enjoy an enhanced golf experience featuring a cigar and beverage stations on the course featuring one complimentary beverage at each station. Reserve tee times here.

Golf Events and Offers

The Golf Club at Ballantyne
To participate in special offers listed below, golfers must mention them when reserving a tee time at 704-248-4383.

  • Ballantyne Golf Academy Summer Camps:
    • Now is the time to sign up junior golfers for summer camps, featuring targeted programming for all skill levels ranging from pee wee to high school camps. Info: Steve Bogdanoff, 704-542-7635 or sbogdanoff@golfballantyne.com.