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Friends of the Lake 5K Race, Walk & Kids Fun Run

April 20 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

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.

* 5K Road Race: 9:00 a.m.
* 5K Walk: 9:05 a.m.
* Kids Fun Run (for kids ages 10 and under): 9:45 a.m.

Registration Fees:

* Register by April 5, 2019 (Early Bird Registration): $25 (with Friends of the Lake t-shirt)
* Registration: $30
* Students (18 & younger): $15

These fees apply to the 5K Road Race and Walk. The Kids Fun Run is free and open to kids ages 10 and under. Registration fees can be paid by cash, check or credit card. Checks should be made payable to Lake Junaluska Assembly.


April 20
9:00 am - 11:30 am


Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center
91 N Lakeshore Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 United States