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Associates Celebration Weekend

All Lake Junaluska Associates are invited to join us for a fun weekend of appreciation, recreation, music, table fellowship, worship, and connecting with friends!

Registration details are forthcoming for Associates Celebration Weekend 2023.

Event Details:

July 28, 2023–July 30, 2023
Lake Junaluska
Charitable Support

Schedule of Events

Additional events and details will be added as they become available.

Friday, July 28

Weekend Registration
Bethea Welcome Center
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Stop by to pick up your nametag, weekend schedule and additional information. We can’t wait to see you!

Associates Golf Play Day
Details to be announced.

Family Fellowship & Bonfire
Shackford Firepit
7:30 p.m.

Join us for an evening of fellowship and fun for the whole family.  Gather around the Shackford firepit to reunite with friends, swap stories, and play yard games like cornhole and bocce.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket to visit with family and friends.  Roast a marshmallow and enjoy a s’more!  Marshmallow and s’more supplies will be provided.

Saturday, July 29

Brick Dedication
Colonnade Brick Walk
10:00 a.m.

During this special time, we celebrate with those who have given a brick in honor or in memory of a loved one.

Celebration Dinner & Program
6:00 p.m.

Join us for an evening meal and program to celebrate our mission and experience the impact of our ministries.  The program will include the presentation of the Junaluska Leadership Award and updates about how Lake Junaluska Associates have helped provide transformational experiences here on these sacred grounds.

The evening meal is by reservation and is buffet-style.

Sunday, July 30

Outdoor Worship Service
Lakeside White Tent
9:00 a.m.

Lift your voice in prayer and song as we gather under the Lakeside White Tent for Summer Worship.  There will be a special time of remembrance during the service.


The Associates’ support ensures that Lake Junaluska’s mission and ministry continue to thrive.

Associates Celebration Weekend 2023 is open to all Lake Junaluska Associates.

Every individual or household who makes an annual charitable contribution of $250 or more to Lake Junaluska is a Lake Junaluska Associate.

We are grateful for this broad base of support from over 650 households!