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.
Lambuth Inn [West End]
Lambuth Inn [East End]
The Terrace [Lakeview]
The Terrace [Northside]
April 20, 2019
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.
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April 20, 2019
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.
Food and drink items will be available for purchase near the information tent.
April 21, 2019, 7 a.m.
Begin your Easter Sunday with a powerful Sunrise Service at the Amphitheater near the Lake Junaluska Cross led by Rev. Carl H. King of Duke Divinity School. Rain location is Memorial Chapel.
Rev. Carl H King serves as the Associate Director of Development at Duke Divinity School, and formerly served as the lead pastor at University UMC in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Carl is the son of former Lake Junaluska residents, Bill and Helen King, and he grew up spending summers at Lake Junaluska.
Easter Breakfast Buffet
7:30-9 a.m. | Lambuth Inn
Tickets available for $10 at the front desk of Lambuth Inn on Sunday morning.
Long's Chapel UMC Easter Service
10:25 a.m. | Stuart Auditorium
Easter Lunch Buffet - VIEW MENU
11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. | Terrace Hotel
Tickets are available at The Terrace front desk. $29.95 for adults, $13 for children 4-13 and free for kids 3 and under. Reservations may also be made by calling 828-454-6662.
Top photo by Robert Ludlow