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2020 Easter Schedule

April 11-12, 2020

All events are open to the public. 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 and Walk will take participants on a route that showcases the beauty of the Lake Junaluska grounds. SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

SATURDAY, APRIL 11 

*Friends of the Lake 5K Road Race, Walk and Kids Fun Run has been recheduled to Labor Day on Monday, September 7, 2020.

7:30 a.m.: Registration for the Friends of the Lake 5K Road Race, Walk and Kids Fun Run open at the Nanci Weldon Open Air Gym

9 a.m.: 5K Road Race 

9:05 a.m.: 5K Walk

9:45 a.m.: Kids Fun Run

Registration required. Click here for more information on this event.

Easter Egg Hunts
Hunts will take place near Stuart Auditorium.

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. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. You can register online or complete a registration forn (PDF) and send to Tammy McDowell by email at tmcdowell@lakejunaluska.com or by mail to Tammy McDowell/Lake Junaluska Programming, P.O. Box 67, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745.

SUNDAY,  APRIL 12

7 a.m.: Easter Sunrise Service, Amphitheater at the Cross
Weather permitting. Rain location is Memorial Chapel.

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.: Easter Breakfast Buffet at Lambuth Inn
Tickets available at the front desk of Lambuth Inn on Sunday morning. Breakfast is $10 per person age 12 and older, $5 per child age 4-11 and free for children ages 3 and younger. Prices do not include tax or tip.

10:25 a.m.: Long's Chapel UMC Easter Service, Stuart Auditorium

11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.: Easter Lunch Buffet, The Terrace Hotel
Lunch will be served by reservation only with reservations available between 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. The Easter Lunch Buffet is $29.95 per person age 12 and older, $13 per child age 4 to 11, and free for children ages 3 and younger. Price does not include tax or tip. To make a reservation, call 828-454-6662 and leave a message.