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Independence Day Celebrations

July 2-5, 2015

Join us at Lake Junaluska for July 4th! Don't miss an incredible weekend of music and fun, which includes three concerts, a parade, special meals, and much more! Details coming soon. 

Sponsored in part by the Haywood County Tourism Development Authority.

Tentative Schedule

Thursday, July 2

  • Special Meal, 5:30 p.m. - Meal ticket required.
    Tent beside Stuart Auditorium. (Rain location: Terrace Hotel Dining Room)
  • Concert, 7:30 p.m., Stuart Auditorium

Friday, July 3

  • Breakfast, 7:30 a.m.
  • Family Activities at Recreation Area near Lake Junaluska Pool (Field games, boat race, & mini golf competition), 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free afternoon to explore Waynesville, hiking trails
  • Special Meal, 5:30 p.m. - Meal ticket required.
    Tent beside Stuart Auditorium (Rain location: Terrace Hotel Dining Room)
  • Lake Junaluska Singers Concert, 7:30 p.m., Stuart Auditorium

Saturday, July 4

  • Breakfast, 7:30 a.m.
  • Parade, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.
    Starts at Lambuth Inn & runs along Lakeshore Drive. Ends at the gym.
  • BBQ Picnic and Family Activities at Nanci Weldon Gym, Noon - 2 p.m.
  • Eddie Rose and the Highway 40 Band performs during picnic.
  • Lake Junaluska Singers perform Star Spangled Banner
  • Dinner, 5:30 p.m.
  • Lake Junaluska Singers Concert, 7:30 p.m., Stuart Auditorium
  • Fireworks, approximately 9:30 p.m.

Sunday, July 5

  • Breakfast, 7:30 p.m.
  • Holy Communion, 9:00 a.m., Memorial Chapel
  • Adult Sunday School, 9:30 a.m., Harrell Center
  • Summer Worship, 10:45 a.m., Stuart Auditorium

Lake Junaluska Singers

THE LAKE JUNALUSKA SINGERS

The Lake Junaluska Singers, directed by Dr. Melodie Galloway, are a 14-voice professional ensemble, which serves as the Ambassador choir for the Southeastern Jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church and of the Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center. The group began in 1954 and has performed nationally and internationally for conferences, dignitaries, and major events. Their music ranges from classical choral and contemporary works to gospel, folk and musical theater styles.

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