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2018 Specials & Packages

Great Escapes at Incredible Prices

Looking for an affordable escape that’s easy to plan? Whether you want to get away for the weekend, create a new holiday tradition with family and friends, or immerse yourself in mountain festivities and fun, Lake Junaluska Specials and Packages provide what you’re looking for at an incredible price. Browse the offerings to learn more.


Summer Youth Events at Lake Junaluska for youth groups across the southeast

Lake Junaluska Summer Youth Events

June 17-21, 24-27; July 20-23, 23-27, 27-31

The Summer Youth Events at Lake Junaluska are full of adventure, community and powerful praise led by phenomenal speakers and worship bands! There will be five events in 2018, so start planning your youth group getaway today.  Read More

Personal spiritual retreats at Lake Junaluska

Personal Retreats 

Experience a personal spiritual retreat at Lake Junaluska with the focus of growing your relationship with God. Self-directed and guided opportunities are available. Read More.

The Lake Junaluska Singers and Raleigh Ringers perform during August Concert Weekend at Lake Junaluska

August Concert Weekend

August 3-5, 2018

As summer comes to a close, enjoy a weekend of concerts at the beautiful Lake Junaluska. With evenings full of music and days spent on the lake or exploring the charming nearby towns of Waynesville and Maggie Valley, our location is ideal for a relaxing summer getaway. Plus,  Asheville and the truly spectacular Biltmore Estate are only 30 minutes from Lake Junaluska. Read More.

Biltmore Estate

Biltmore Estate Packages


The Biltmore Estate, located in Asheville, is just a short drive away when you stay at Lake Junaluska. The estate boasts a plethora of festivities and activities for any season. Includes lodging, continental breakfast, and Biltmore Estate ticket.

  • Featuring special exhibition "Glamour on Board: Fashion from Titanic the Movie" this spring at Biltmore.
  • Don't miss the Festivale of Flowers, Fall and Christmas Biltmore packages.
Whitewater Rafting

Whitewater Rafting & Zipline Adventures


Lake Junaluska Adventure Packages offer all-inclusive rafting and zipline packages bundled with YOU in mind. We provide simplicity each step of the way in order for you to relax and have a great time with your group. Read More

The Smoky Mountain Folk Festival takes place annually on Labor Day Weekend at Lake Junaluska

Smoky Mountain Folk Festival

August 31 - September 1, 2018

The 48th Annual Smoky Mountain Folk Festival will offer two nights of the finest traditional music and dance of the Southern Appalachian Region. Expect to see fiddlers, banjo players, string bands, ballad singers, buck dancers, and square dance teams. Read More

Fall Foliage Getaway at Lake Junaluska with beautiful fall leaves

Fall Foliage Getaway

September 1 - November 1

Experience the majesty of the changing fall leaves when you stay at the newly renovated Lambuth Inn! Conveniently located close to the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Great Smoky Mountains, Lake Junaluska is the perfect escape.  Read More

Thanksgiving at Lake Junaluska

Thanksgiving at Lake Junaluska

November 21-24, 2018

Start a new tradition: savor an exquisite Thanksgiving with family as we take care of the details.

  • Rates starting from $249/double occupancy
  • Includes Thanksgiving buffet, continental breakfast, and optional ticket to the Biltmore Estate. Read More
Balsam Range Art of Music Festival

Balsam Range Art of Music Festival

November 30 - December 1, 2018

This two-day winter festival features some of the top bluegrass and acoustic muscians in the nation. Come for music, workshops and jam sessions. Read More

Appalachian Christmas

Appalachian Christmas

December 6-9, 2018

Let the nostalgic charm of Appalachian hospitality warm you this holiday season. Awaken the spirit of Christmas through festive live music, hearty meals and local artistry. Visit area shops or step back in time with turn-of-the-century Christmas décor at the exquisite Biltmore Estate.  Read More

Youth Ski Group

Winter Youth Retreats

December 2018 - February 2019

Ski Lake Junaluska offers affordable ski packages with inspiring worship programming. Non-programming ski packages are also available. Read More

Boy Scout Ski Retreats

Boy Scout Ski Retreat

February 22-24, 2019

Lake Junaluska is offering an overnight ski package for Boy Scout troops to earn their Snow Sport Merit Badge! Participants will get hands-on experience at Cataloochee Ski Area as they hit the slopes and learn about snow safety. In the evenings, workshops will be held at Lake Junaluska to complete the requirements for the Snow Sport Merit Badge. Read More

Independence Day Celebrations for July 4th at Lake Junaluska

Independence Day Celebrations

2019 Information Coming Soon!

The celebrations include concerts by the award-winning bluegrass group Balsam Range and the Lake Junaluska Singers. A parade, fireworks, community picnic, garden tour and other family activities round out the week. Read More

* Based on double occupancy, taxes apply.

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