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 Independence Day Celebrations

July 1-4, 2016

800-222-4930

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!

Sponsored in part by the Haywood County Tourism Development Authority.

4-NIGHT PACKAGE:

Friday, July 1 - Tuesday, July 5

  • 4 Night's Lodging
  • 4 Buffet Breakfasts
  • 1 Buffet Dinner
  • 1 Fish Dinner on Sunday
  • 1 Cookout Dinner (Ribs and Fried Chicken) on Saturday
  • 1 BBQ Lunch on July 4
  • Tickets to Balsam Range and Nicole C. Mullen concert (Reserved Seating)
  • Private Viewing Area for Fireworks Show
  • Boat Tour Ticket
  • Private Viewing Area for Waterski Show

Package rate varies based on facility and room type. Taxes applicable.

  • Lambuth Inn package rate $277. Rate is per person based on two people in a room.
  • Terrace lakefront package rate $357. Rate is per person based on two people in a room.
  • Terrace northside package rate $337. Rate is per person based on two people in a room.

3-Night Package:

Saturday, July 2 - Tuesday, July 5

  • 3 Nights Lodging
  • 2 Buffet Breakfasts
  • 1 Continental Breakfast on Tuesday (The Terrace Only)
  • 1 Buffet Dinner
  • 1 BBQ Lunch (On July 4)
  • 1 Cookout Dinner (Rib and Fried Chicken) on Saturday
  • 1 Fish Dinner on Sunday
  • Ticket to the Balsam Range and Nicole C. Mullen concert (Reserved Seating)

Package rate varies based on facility and room type. Taxes applicable.

  • Lambuth Inn package rate $227. Rate is per person based on two people in a room.  
  • Terrace lakefront package rate $287. Rate is per person based on two people in a room. 
  • Terrace northside package rate $272. Rate is per person based on two people in a room. 

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE (4-Night Package)

Friday, July 1

  • Check-in

Saturday, July 2

  • 7:30 a.m. Buffet Breakfast
  • Lake activities, explore Waynesville or visit Biltmore Estate (purchase ticket separately)
  • 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Tuscola Garden Club presents: A Tour of the Hidden Gardens of Lake Junaluska (purchase tickets separately)
  • 5 p.m. Cookout (ribs and fried chicken) at tent by the lake 
  • 7:30 p.m. Balsam Range Concert, Stuart Auditorium

Sunday, July 3

  • 7:30 a.m. Buffet Breakfast
  • 10:45 a.m. Summer Worship, Stuart Auditorium
  • Lunch on your own and a free afternoon to explore Waynesville and area hiking trails.
  • 3 p.m. waterski show
  • 5:30 p.m. Fish Dinner
  • 7:30 p.m.  Nicole C. Mullen in Concert, Stuart Auditorium

Monday, July 4

  • 7:30 a.m. Breakfast
  • 11 a.m.–12 p.m. Parade (Starts at the Lambuth Inn & runs along Lakeshore Drive.)
  • 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. BBQ Picnic at Nanci Weldon Gym, includes family activities and music
  • 5:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner
  • 7:30 p.m. Nicole C. Mullen in Concert, Stuart Auditorium
  • 9:30 p.m. Fireworks begin immediately following concert (reserved seating by the pool)

Tuesday, July 5

  • 7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast (The Terrace only)

Nicole C. Mullen

July 3 & 4 
7:30 p.m., Stuart Auditorum
Free Concerts

Mullen has long been known as an undeniably talented artist who is unafraid to be vulnerable and transparent with her audience. That sincerity and artistic integrity have been recognized with two Grammy Award nominations and seven Gospel Music Association Dove Awards, including two Female Vocalist of the Year honors, Song of Year for “Redeemer, and On My Knees”, Songwriter of the Year and the Urban Album of the Year for “Everyday People ”, Contemporary Song of the year (Call on Jesus), and the first African American to win Songwriter of the Year. She has toured all over the globe, becoming a highly sought after speaker and singer, and has frequently graced the stage at Billy Graham and Women of Faith events.

Nicole Mullens
Balsam Range

Balsam Range

From deep in the Appalachians where the Great Smoky Mountains meet the Blue Ridge comes the Balsam Range band, creatively blending Bluegrass, Folk, Gospel and Jazz into a new American acoustic music experience.

Purchase concert tickets

Lake Junaluska Parade

TO SIGN UP FOR THE LAKE JUNALUSKA PARADE, DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM OR CONTACT LIZ BOYD, EBOYD@LAKEJUNALUSKA.COM OR 828-454-6738