Easter at Lake Junaluska

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Easter at Lake Junaluska

April 10-12, 2020

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.

Friends of the Lake 5K

April 11, 2020

Join runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels during the Friends of the Lake 5K Road Race & Walk. All proceeds go towards the maintenance and beautification of the lake and grounds at Lake Junaluska. Learn More.

Friends of the Lake 5K Road Race and Walk at Lake Junaluska
Children's Easter Egg Hunt at Lake Junaluska

Children's Easter Egg Hunt

April 11, 2020

Children ages 12 and under are invited to join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt located near Stuart Auditorium. The Easter Bunny will be in attendance for photos! Free and open to the public.

Tentative Times:

  • 11:30 a.m. - Ages 1-3
  • 11:35 a.m. - Ages 4-7
  • 11:40 a.m. - Ages 8-12
  • 11:45 a.m. - Children, ages 4-12 with special needs related to autism, vision impairment, or limited mobility.

Easter Sunrise Service

April 12, 2020, 7 a.m.

Begin your Easter Sunday with a powerful Sunrise Service at the Amphitheater near the Lake Junaluska Cross. 

Easter Sunrise Service at Lake Junaluska
Easter Celebration at Lake Junaluska

More Easter Events!

Details coming soon

Easter Breakfast Buffet

Long's Chapel UMC Easter Service

Easter Lunch Buffet 

Top photo by Robert Ludlow