Lake Junaluska Easter Egg Hunt and Activities

Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center
91 N. Lakeshore Drive, Lake Junaluska NC 28745
Stephanie Drum
Mar 30, 2013
10:00 AM

Grab your Easter bonnet and head to Lake Junaluska March 30-31 for an exciting weekend of Easter activities. From the new Friends of the Lake 5K, to egg hunts and a sunrise service, there is something for every one of all ages.

Saturday, March 30

Friends of the Lake 5k, Family Walk, and Fun Run

9:00 a.m.                     5K Run begins

9:10 a.m.                     5K Family Walk begins

10:00 a.m.                   Half mile Fun Run for Kids 10 and under begins


Egg Hunts, Decorating Contest, and Activities


10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Egg Decorating and Activities for all ages in

Harrell Center Auditorium, 1st floor

10:30 a.m.       1 - 3 Year Old Egg Hunt

10:45 a.m.       4-7 Year Old Egg Hunt

11:00 a.m.       8-12 Year Old Egg Hunt

11: 45 a.m.      Egg Decorating Awards to be given in Harrell Center Auditorium, 1st floor


Sunday, March 31

7:00 a.m.                     Easter Sunrise Service, Amphitheater at the Cross
Preacher: Rev. Rob Huckaby
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 the Lambuth on Sunday morning.

10:30 a.m.                   Long's Chapel UMC Easter Service, Stuart Auditorium

11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Easter Lunch Buffet, Terrace Hotel

Tickets available online and at the Terrace Hotel Front Desk. Reservations may also be made by calling 828-454-6662.


Registration for the Friends of the Lake 5K, Family Walk, and Fun Run can be found online, at the Bethea Welcome Center, or may be made by calling 828-454-6680.

Easter activities are presented by Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center and Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department. A complete list of sponsors is available online.

For more information about Easter activities, call 828-452-2881 or visit

For buffet reservations, call 828-454-6662, purchase tickets online at, or purchase tickets at the Bethea Welcome Center between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily.

In 2013, Lake Junaluska will celebrate 100 years of being a place for spiritual enrichment, leadership development and recreation. Throughout 2013, joins us as we celebrate the past, envision the future, and share the Lake Junaluska experience. The mission of Lake Junaluska is to be a place of Christian hospitality where lives are transformed through renewal of soul, mind, and body.