Conference Crowd in Stuart Auditorium

Plan Your Event

Gather friends, colleagues or family members for meaningful, memorable times together at Lake Junaluska – a spectacular setting in the mountains of Western North Carolina just 30 minutes from Asheville.

With a wide range of accommodations, indoor and outdoor meeting venues, dining options and recreational amenities, Lake Junaluska is the perfect place for your next conference, retreat, meeting, wedding, training event, reunion or banquet.

Whether you need our 2,000-seat auditorium to host your whole group or an intimate meeting room for your corporate retreat or board, we have a special place just for you. From our brand new lakeside deck to our open-air gym, we have plenty of outdoor spaces where your group can gather too.

Call 828-454-6650 today to start planning your event at Lake Junaluska!

Conference in Harrell Center


Need a place to gather your whole organization or somewhere for your group to getaway for a focused in-depth discussion or learning opportunity? Lake Junaluska offers a wide array of meeting facilities, equipment and services to meet all your needs.

Marriage retreat at Lake Junaluska


A beloved spiritual retreat center for more than 100 years, Lake Junaluska welcomes groups for retreats all year round. Gather at the lake with your church group or fellow quilters, musicians, yoga enthusiasts and more for a retreat that will leave you feeling renewed and revitalized.

Wedding reception at Inspiration Point


Our village of Lake Junaluska is a romantic setting for lakeside weddings with panoramic views of the Blue Ridge & Great Smoky Mountains. Located just 30 miles west of Asheville, North Carolina, we offer all-inclusive wedding and elopement packages to make your celebration easy to plan.

Lakeside tabletop set for a private event

Special Events

Host your banquet or private party at Lake Junaluska. Savor a meal prepared by our catering team at one of our many venues, from The Terrace Hotel dining room with windows overlooking the lake to the lakeside deck at York Dining Commons.

Cherokee IV lake cruise


Host a reunion at Lake Junaluska, a mountain lake destination that offers everything catered banquets and s’mores nights to guided lake cruises and cornhole.