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.

  • August 23 Aperol
  • August 30-September 1 Maker’s Mark Bourbon

Whiskey Club of Ballantyne

Explore the nuances of American and World Whiskies served with small plates.

  • August 23 “More than Just Jim” Featuring Basil Caribbean Cask, Knob Creek and Baker’s with Chef prepared perfect bites at 6:30 pm; $65 plus tax & gratuity
  • September 20 High West paired with Chef prepared perfect bites at 6:30 pm; $65 plus tax & gratuity
  • November 15 Bulleit with Chef prepared perfect bites at 6:30 pm; $55 plus tax & gratuity

RSVP (704) 248-4100

Beer Club of Ballantyne

  • August 25 Appalachian Mountain Brewery at 3 pm; $25 plus tax & gratuity
  • September 29 Legion Brewing Poolside tap-takeover party including brews & brats
  • October 18 Wicked Weed Brewing Five-Course Beer Dinner at 6:30 pm; $75 plus tax & gratuity

RSVP to (704) 248-4100.

Scotch Club at Ballantyne

Enjoy a selection of Scotch and Chef small plate pairings beginning at 6:30 pm.

  • August 30 Macallan paired with Chef prepared perfect bites at 6:30 pm; $70 plus tax & gratuity
  • September 27 Ardbeg paired with Chef prepared perfect bites at 6:30 pm; $70 plus tax & gratuity
  • October 25 Five Course  Paired Scotch Dinner with Dalmore at 6:30 pm; $95  plus tax & gratuity

RSVP to (704) 248-4100.

Senior Sundays at The Ballantyne

Senior citizens ages 62 and over enjoy savings of 15% on hotel rooms at The Ballantyne in addition to 15% off a round of golf for hotel senior guests on Sundays. Dine at Gallery Restaurant on Sundays for dinner and enjoy a specialty prix fixe menu featuring four courses for $40 plus tax and gratuity. Offers valid September 1 2019 – March 31, 2020.

Senior Prix Fixe Menu (Choice of One Each)

Soup Choice: Tomato Bisque or  Smoked Gouda Crostini

Salad Choice: Wedge Salad  or  Baby Kale Salad

Entrée Choice: Ballantyne Spiced Pork Chop  or Shrimp and Grits or Chicken Marsala all served with seasonal accompaniments

Chef Choice Dessert

Reserve your stay | Tee Times (Mention Senior Sundays) at 704 248 4383 | Dining Reservations

Wine Club of Ballantyne

  • September 13 Outrageous Oregon Pinot Noir samplings with charcuterie & cheese at 6:30 pm; $35 plus tax & gratuity

RSVP to (704) 248-4100.

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.

  • Mad Hatter Tea August 22-25

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 Southern Tea Spa Treatments
Available through 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.

Reserve Here

Fall Cinnamon & Spice Infused Treatments
Available September – November

Cinnamon & Spice Manicure $40/50 minutes
Cinnamon & Spice Pedicure $60/50 minutes
Immerse in a Dead Sea salt and unique spice blend of tumeric, clove, nutmeg and cinnamon soak followed by a creamy soft scrub to hydrate and smooth skin. Rich shea and cocoa butters are blended and massaged in for a warm and deeply nourishing wrap. Finish with your choice of long wearing polish.

Cinnamon & Spice Massage Therapy $180/80 minutes
This customized pressure massage begins with dry body brushing, followed by an infused aromatherapy oil blend of clove, nutmeg and cinnamon. This fall favorite is complete with a luxurious warming shea butter hand and foot treatment.

Hydrating Hot Chocolate Facial $150/50 minutes
This indulgent skin therapy combines a light exfoliation to remove cellular buildup and debris with stimulation to the skin to minimize the appearance of surface lines, smooth rough skin texture, aid in clearing acne and help with hyperpigmentation. The chocolate fragrant mask is extremely hydrating and perfect for all skin types. Antioxidant and hydrating serums are used throughout the treatment to boost collagen, condition and soothe skin.

Cinnamon & spice Body Therapy $150/50 minutes
Begin with a whipped creamy body scrub to hydrate and smooth your skin. A rich blend of shea butter, cocoa butter and warming cinnamon and spice oils are applied for a deeply nourishing body wrap. Delight in a warming cinnamon scalp massage for this wonderfully warming combination.

Prices listed above do not include 20% service charge.

Reserve Here September – November

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.

  • August 30-September 2 Patriot Golf Days in support of Folds of Honor
    • For the tenth year, golf courses around the United States are teaming up with Folds of Honor to host Patriot Golf Day.The event raises money to provide tuition and tutoring to families of military men and women who have fallen or been disabled while on active duty. The Golf Club at Ballantyne is offering a limited number of discounted rounds for purchase from August 30 through September 2 that can be redeemed starting on October 1.
  • November 10-14 Veteran’s Days; Active and retired military play half off the daily rate. Please present military ID.

Golf Tournaments

September 9 – Allegro Golf Invitational

September 11- USO – Traditions of Honor Golf Tournament

September 16 – Chip in for Children

September 25 – Charlotte Rescue Golf Tournament

September 26 – Samaritan’s Feet Barefoot Invitational

Ballantyne Golf Academy

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