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Easter at Lake Junaluska

March 31 - April 1, 2018


2018 Information Coming Soon!

Spring in the mountains of western North Carolina brings a burst of color, with wildflowers evidencing rebirth and renewal. Gather with family and friends at Lake Junaluska to celebrate Easter with a powerful sunrise service and other special Easter activities. The Friends of the Lake 5K Road Race & Walk will take participants on a route that showcases the beauty of the Lake Junaluska grounds.

Schedule of Events

5K Road Race
Saturday, April 15 at 9 a.m.
Join runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels during the Friends of the Lake 5K Run and Walk. 100 percent of proceeds go towards Lake Junaluska.

Kids Fun Run
Saturday, April 15 at 10 a.m.
Fun Run for ages 10 & under is free. 

Children's Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 15 at 11:30 a.m.
Children ages 12 and under are invited to join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt located near Stuart Auditorium. Free and open to the public.

Sunday Morning Sunrise Service
Sunday, April 16 at 7 a.m.
Begin your Easter Sunday with a powerful Sunrise Service at the Amphitheater near the Cross. Bishop Charlene Kammerer will preside.

Easter Breakfast Buffet
Sunday, April 16, 7:30 - 9 a.m.
Tickets available at the Lambuth Inn front desk on Easter morning.

Long's Chapel UMC Easter Service
Sunday, April 16, 10:30 a.m.
This lively Easter celebration will take place in Stuart Auditorium. All are welcome to attend.

Easter Lunch Buffet
Sunday, April 16, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a Sunday lunch of fresh salads, roast beef, chicken florentine, vegetables and homemade desserts at The Terrace. Call 828-454-6662 to make a reservation.

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Easter Sunday Buffet

The Terrace at Lake Junaluska
11:30 am -2:30 p.m.
April 16, 2017


Salad Offerings

Fresh Garden Salad with Assorted Toppings and Dressings

Fresh Cut Fruit with Dip

Cheese Display

Broccoli Salad

Deviled Eggs

Roasted Red Potato Salad

Marinated Pasta Salad

Spring Congealed Salad


Main Offerings

Chef Carved Roasted Beef

Baked Ham

Southern Fried Chicken

Roasted Vegetables

Fresh Mashed Potatoes

Pineapple Casserole

Spinach Soufflé

Macaroni and Cheese

Parisian Glazed Carrots

Peas with Pearl Onion and Mushrooms


Dessert Offerings

Assorted Homemade Cheesecakes

Coconut Caramel Pie

Fresh Coconut Sour Cream Cake

Banana Pudding and Oreo Pudding

As well as other favorites

Sugar Free Dessert Assortment



Adults: $25.95 (plus tax)

Children 4-11: $13.00 (plus tax)

Children 3 and under free

Reservations Required

Call 828-454-6662
Bethea Welcome Center daily: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.