Special Events Designed to Delight

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

Complimentary Yoga

Hotel guests can enjoy complimentary yoga sessions weekly every Tuesday and Thursday at 7 a.m. and Saturdays at 8 a.m. through September 3.  Towels and water provided. Please bring your own mat or a limited supply is available. Yoga sessions will be held on the North Lawn adjacent to the pool pending weather. Reservations are not required. Open to all skill levels.


Charlotte Restaurant Week

Gallery Restaurant will participate in Charlotte Restaurant Week from Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 30. Guests can enjoy a three-course, prix fixe menu for $35 with special items for an additional fee (excluding tax & gratuity). Reservations are recommended at (704) 248-4100. View Menu


The Whiskey Club of Ballantyne

The Whiskey Club of Ballantyne – A Taste of Clermont, Kentucky with Knob Creek!

On Friday, July 28, at 6:30 p.m., join us to explore Knob Creek’s outstanding portfolio. Beam Brand Ambassador Kevin Creasy of Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits will lead a tasting of Knob Creek’s Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Straight Rye Whiskey, Single Barrel Reserve Bourbon, and the Limited Edition 15-year old Knob Creek 2001. Our culinary team will pair light hors d’oeuvres with each spirit sampled. The cost is $65 per person (plus tax & gratuity), and space is limited. Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.

The Whiskey Club of Ballantyne – A Celebration of North Carolina Whiskey

On Friday, August 25, at 6:30 p.m., explore some of the best whiskey from North Carolina at The Ballantyne. The tasting with feature Defiant American Single Malt Whisky, TOPO Eight Oak Carolina Whiskey, Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye, Trey Herring’s Carolina Bourbon. Our culinary team will pair light hors d’oeuvres with each spirit sampled. The cost is $65 per person (plus tax & gratuity), and space is limited. Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.

The Whiskey Club of Ballantyne is a monthly tasting event, open to the public, designed to bring whiskey lovers together for socialization and education. Highlights include exclusive distillery portfolios, rare single malts, small batch bourbons, and acclaimed flagship whiskeys from regions around the world.

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Maker’s Mark Dinner August 12, 2017

Enjoy an Exclusive Evening with Maker’s Mark

THE RELEASE OF THE BALLANTYNE’S PERSONAL SELECT WHISKY SECOND EDITION

SATURDAY, AUGUST 12
6:30 P.M. RECEPTION | 7:30 P.M. DINNER
(704) 248-4100 | COST IS $89 PER PERSON, plus tax & service charge

The Ballantyne will feature a special progressive dinner to commemorate its latest Personal Select Whisky. Maker’s Mark Ambassador Jane Conner will serve as host and share insight on the bourbon creation process. Menu items will pair perfectly with bourbon samples of Maker’s Mark, Maker’s 46, Maker’s Mark Barrel Strength and both editions of The Ballantyne Personal Select Whisky.

MENU

PASSED BAR SNACKS
Spiced Roasted Pecans, Bourbon Butter Popcorn & Honey Cayenne Spiced Peanuts

ENTRÉE
Bourbon BBQ Braised Short Ribs, Smoked Cheddar Grits, Fried Goat Cheese and Celery Blueberry Salad, Accompanied by Charcuterie

SMALL PLATES
Braised Pork Cheek Sliders with Kimchi and Bok Choy on Pretzel Roll
Korean Spiced Slow Roasted Lamb Leg with Pickled Veg
Pulled Rotisserie Chicken Salad with Grilled Peaches and Arugula
Heirloom Tomatoes with Avocado and Burrata
Marinated Broccoli Cauliflower Salad

BOURBON-INFUSED DESSERTS & LIVE MUSIC
Cigars will be available for purchase and can be enjoyed on the back porch.


Culture & Culinary Excellence Tour

Each Friday and Saturday at 4:30 p.m. hotel guests can experience a Journey of Culture & Culinary Excellence presented by The Concierge featuring a guided tour of exclusive artwork and The Ballantyne history followed by a tasting of flavorful culinary samples. Sign up at the Concierge Desk.

 


Afternoon Tea

Enjoy a variety of blends with traditional tea sandwiches and savories in the lobby weekly Wednesday – Saturday, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Cost is $40 per adult, $20 per child ages 5 – 12 plus tax & service charge and free for children ages 4 & under. Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.


Weekend Brunch

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


Labor Day Weekend Events September 1-4

Enjoy an end-of-summer escape with a pool party at the outdoor pool with a pig roast and DJ on Friday, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday, the hotel will feature live music each evening, a cookout at the outdoor pool, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., and dive-in movies. Guests will also enjoy daily lawn games by the outdoor pool, drink specials, croquet at the golf pavilion and a game room.

Save 15% on hotel rooms with the Holiday Special or enjoy a 3rd Night Free plus breakfast. Explore more offers here.


Champagne Tea with Jane Austen

Join us September 13 – 16 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for Champagne Tea with Jane Austen presented in Regency Era elegance. Enjoy watching films of Jane Austen’s most beloved romantic fiction works while dining on authentic dishes. Period costumes are encouraged. The cost is $45 for adults and $25 for children ages 5-12 (excluding tax & gratuity). Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.


Wizard Tea Inspired by the J. K. Rowling Fantasy Book Series

Experience the magic of Wizard Tea October 25 – 28 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Inspired by the J.K. Rowling fantasy book series, the event will feature Harry Potter-themed sweets and savories including pumpkin pasties, butter beer and more. Attendees are encouraged to dress up as their favorite fictional character. The cost is $45 for adults and $25 for children ages 5-12 (excluding tax & gratuity). Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.


Psychic Tea

Join us November 15 – 18 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for Psychic Tea. This Romani-themed specialty tea will feature a fortune teller and the option to add a “Your Fortune” Cocktail for $10. The cost is $45 for adults and $25 for children ages 5-12 (excluding tax & gratuity). Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.


Thanksgiving Brunch

Join The Ballantyne for a favorite tradition on November 23, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Enjoy a bountiful display of seasonal salads, decorative displays, carving stations with regional accompaniments and decadent desserts, as well as live entertainment. Cost is $85 per person, $35 for children, ages 5-12, and complimentary for children ages 4 and under (pricing does not include tax or 24% service charge). Private dining rooms are available for larger groups. To make a reservation, please call (704) 248-4100.


Holiday Tea

Celebrate with a variety of seasonal tea sweets and savories during the popular Holiday Tea December 1 – 31 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Not available on Christmas Day). The cost is $49 for adults and $29 for children ages 5-12 (excluding tax & gratuity). Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.

Complimentary Yoga

Hotel guests can enjoy complimentary yoga sessions weekly every Tuesday and Thursday at 7 a.m. and Saturdays at 8 a.m. through September 3.  Towels and water provided. Please bring your own mat or a limited supply is available. Yoga sessions will be held on the North Lawn adjacent to the pool pending weather. Reservations are not required. Open to all skill levels.


Golf Offers and Tournaments

The Golf Club at Ballantyne 20 Year Anniversary Special
Enjoy $20 off your round daily through August 31 after 3 p.m. Reserve your tee time at (704) 248-4383 and mention “Anniversary Special”. *Terms and conditions apply. Discount applies to 18-hole daily rate. This offer is not combinable with other discounts or offers, not applicable toward group outings or tournaments, non-transferable and has no cash value.

National Family Golf Month
Junior players receive half off the daily golf rate throughout July.

Bring a Friend Golf Special
Enjoy a half price round with one paid round of golf at the daily rate throughout August, excluding August 7-13, 2017.

Community Service Providers Special at The Golf Club
Police, firefighters and teachers play 18 holes free with one paid round August 14-25, 2017. Please mention this special offer when reserving tee time at (704) 248-4383 and present your employment ID on arrival.

Sangamithra Foundation Golf Tournament August 20, 2017

Samaritan’s Feet Barefoot Invitational September 19, 2017

Patriot Golf Day at The Golf Club
From Friday, September 1 through Monday, September 4, The Golf Club at Ballantyne will accept donations to benefit Folds of Honor, an organization that provides post-secondary education for children and spouses of military men and women killed or disabled while serving and protecting our country.

  • For a donation of at least $35, receive a complimentary weekday round of golf to be used Monday – Thursday (excluding Holidays).
  • For a donation of at least $55, receive a complimentary weekend round of golf to be used on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, or Holidays.
  • For a donation of at least $45, receive a complimentary range card.

Complimentary round redemptions may occur through December 31, 2017. Limit of 8 per person. Not valid for redemption until October 2, 2017

Global PTSI Foundation Golf Tournament October 18, 2017

Veteran’s Day at The Golf Club
On Veterans Day, November 11, veterans play half off the daily rate. Golfers must present valid military identification on arrival. Reserve a tee time online or at (704) 248-4383.


Spa Exclusives

Summer Spa Exclusives June – August
All Summer exclusives include a specialty citrus sangria or grapefruit mineral water.

Lotus Oxygenating Face & Back Therapy 
Revive your skin with this luxurious combination of an advanced oxygenating facial and invigorating back
treatment. This pampering therapy will lift your spirits and leave your skin feeling soft, smooth and fresh. With
aromas of citrus, stone crop and microgreens this treatment will be sure to leave you walking on cloud nine.
80 mins | $180 *plus 20% service charge

Hello Sunshine Massage Therapy
This relaxing massage incorporates citrus massage oil, a citrus foot scrub and a nourishing foot mask to give you a summer frame of mind and to help you feel your best. 80 mins | $180 *plus 20% service charge

Citrus Sangria Manicure and/or Pedicure
Immerse in a Dead Sea salt and citrus sangria soak followed by a creamy soft scrub to hydrate and smooth your skin. Rich shea and cocoa butters are blended with citrus oils and massaged in for a warm and deeply nourishing wrap. Finish with your choice of long wearing polish. Manicure 50min | $40 Pedicure 50min | $60
*plus 20% service charge

Summer Smooth Blowout
This Keratin express blowout treatment will give you silky smooth locks for up to six weeks. In only 90 minutes, you will leave with smooth shining hair that stands up to summer humidity. 90 mins | $150 *plus 20% service charge

Please mention these offers at the time of your reservation at (704) 248-4141.