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Easter at Lake Junaluska

April 20-21, 2019

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 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. 

Registration is required and will open in January for the 2019 event!

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 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.

  • 11:30 a.m. - Ages 1-3
  • 11:40 a.m. - Ages 4-7
  • 11:50 p.m. - Ages 8-12

Sandwiches, hot dogs and other lunch items will be available for purchase near the information tent.

Easter Sunrise Service

April 21, 2019

Begin your Easter Sunday with a powerful Sunrise Service at the Amphitheater near the Lake Junaluska Cross. Rain location is Memorial Chapel. 

Check back soon for details!

Easter Sunrise Service at Lake Junaluska
Easter Celebration at Lake Junaluska

More Easter Events!

Easter Breakfast Buffet

Long's Chapel UMC Easter Service

Easter Lunch Buffet

Information coming soon!

Top photo by Robert Ludlow