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Lake Junaluska Easter Celebration
April 15 - April 16
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.
Schedule of Events
5K Road Race
Saturday, April 15 at 9 a.m.
Join runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels during the Friends of the Lake 5K Run and Walk. 100 percent of proceeds go towards Lake Junaluska.
Kids Fun Run
Saturday, April 15 at 10 a.m.
Fun Run for ages 10 & under is free.
Children’s Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 15 at 11:30 a.m.
Children ages 12 and under are invited to join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt located near Stuart Auditorium. Free and open to the public.
Sunday Morning Sunrise Service
Sunday, April 16 at 7 a.m.
Begin your Easter Sunday with a powerful Sunrise Service at the Amphitheater near the Cross.
Easter Breakfast Buffet
Sunday, April 16, 7:30 – 9 a.m.
Tickets available at the Lambuth Inn front desk on Easter morning.
Easter Lunch Buffet
Sunday, April 16, 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a Sunday lunch of fresh salads, roast beef, chicken florentine, vegetables and homemade desserts at The Terrace. Call 828-454-6662 to make a reservation.