North Carolina-based, internationally acclaimed sculptor Patrick Dougherty has spent more than 30 years creating monumental-scale environmental works out of sapling branches. He’s built over 300 of his grand installations at locations around the world, from Scotland to Brussels to Japan, and across the United States. Visitors to Biltmore can view his latest natural wonder, entitled Free As a Bird, at Biltmore’s Antler Village. » Biltmore, One Lodge St.; daily; price included in Biltmore admission; (828) 225-6798; www.biltmore.com/event