Lakeside tabletop set for a private event

Special Events

Plan the perfect banquet, birthday party or celebratory gathering at Lake Junaluska.

When you host your banquet or private event at Lake Junaluska, you can enjoy time together and  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. Want to connect with colleagues, friends and family during the holidays? Book a Holiday Party at Lambuth Inn.

Lake Junaluska is also a great place for birthday parties! Reserve our lakeside swimming pool private pool area, the playground shelter, or Shackford Firepit for your celebration.

Our catering team not only offers delicious meals and coffee breaks for your group, but also caters private banquets and receptions at an array of spacious indoor and outdoor venues at Lake Junaluska.
  • Call 828-454-6791 today for more information on catering and banquet services for your special occasion.

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Savor a festive meal and time together when you book your holiday gathering at Lake Junaluska’s historic Lambuth Inn dining room. Christmas lights and decorations will adorn the lake for the holiday season, and the inn’s hearty buffet features dishes such as Virginia Ham and Carved Roasted Turkey to Homemade Yeast Rolls and Hot Apple Cider. Your group can reserve all or part of the inn’s dining room only, which can seat up to 300 guests and is perfect for banquets.

Sample Menu

Carved Roasted Turkey
Virginia Ham
Pineapple Casserole
Country Style Green Beans
Mashed Potatoes & Roasted Turkey Gravy
Homemade Yeast Rolls
All You Can Eat Salad Bar
Assorted Homemade Desserts
Iced Tea, Coffee, Lemonade & Hot Apple Cider

holiday decorations and snow on rose walk

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