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LAKE JUNALUSKA, NORTH CAROLINA

Folkmoot USA: North Carolina's International Folk Festival

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Program #15162RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Itinerary for Jul 20 — Jul 23, 2014

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Type: Conference Center

Description: Hotel overlooking scenic Lake Junaluska and the Blue Ridge Mountains with a 2.5 mile walking trail around the lake. Indoor fitness center and outdoor tennis courts on campus. Golf course located across from the Assembly grounds. Boating and swimming available in season. Alcohol and smoke-free facilities.

Contact info:
689 N Lakeshore Drive
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 USA
phone: 828-452-2881 x490
web: www.lakejunaluska.com

Room amenities: In room coffee, iron and board, hair dryer. Each room has a TV and wireless Internet access (with personal laptop). Individual room climate controlled heating and air conditioning. Linens are provided for the week. Full maid service with fresh linens and towels will be provided on Wednesday. Daily maid service is limited to the emptying of trash baskets.

Facility amenities: Hotel Lobby offers coffee 24 hours/day; Internet access; Computers in main lobby for access to email and Internet. Private baths, air-conditioning, buffet meals served in the dining room over-looking the lake, fitness center on campus. Snack and drink machines located on 2nd floor on the left between front desk and elevator. Drink and ice machines located near elevator on each guest room floor.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact 800-222-4930
Participants must contact hotel in advance to confirm rates and availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, July 20 - Registration, Check In. Sunday performance in th...
Registration, Check In. Sunday performance in the afternoon. Orientation in the evening.

Afternoon: Check-In at the Terrace Hotel Lobby from 1:30 - 3:00 pm. Folkmoot "World Friendship Day" Sunday performance in Stuart Auditorium across from the Terrace Hotel at 3:30 pm. Visit www.folkmootusa.org in the spring to see the 2013 line-up of performers! Registration continues after the program.

Dinner: Dinner in Hotel dinning room overlooking the lake. All meals served buffet style.

Evening: 7:00 Orientation - 202 Harrell Center.

Lodging: Terrace Hotel, Lake Junaluska

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Hotel overlooking scenic Lake Junaluska and the Blue Ridge Mountains with a 2.5 mile walking trail around the lake. Indoor fitness center and outdoor tennis courts on campus. Golf course located across from the Assembly grounds. Boating and swimming available in season. Alcohol and smoke-free facilities.

Contact info:
689 N Lakeshore Drive
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 USA
phone: 828-452-2881 x490
web: www.lakejunaluska.com

Room amenities: In room coffee, iron and board, hair dryer. Each room has a TV and wireless Internet access (with personal laptop). Individual room climate controlled heating and air conditioning. Linens are provided for the week. Full maid service with fresh linens and towels will be provided on Wednesday. Daily maid service is limited to the emptying of trash baskets.

Facility amenities: Hotel Lobby offers coffee 24 hours/day; Internet access; Computers in main lobby for access to email and Internet. Private baths, air-conditioning, buffet meals served in the dining room over-looking the lake, fitness center on campus. Snack and drink machines located on 2nd floor on the left between front desk and elevator. Drink and ice machines located near elevator on each guest room floor.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact 800-222-4930
Participants must contact hotel in advance to confirm rates and availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, July 21 - History of Folkmoot. Explore Festival. Evening en...
Breakfast: Buffet breakfast in hotel dining room

Morning: Class on the History of Folkmoot (how it got started) and what is involved in planning event (guides, volunteer assignment, arranging performances throughout the area); documentary film on Folkmoot.

Lunch: Buffet lunch in hotel dining room

Afternoon: Tour Lake Junaluska grounds by boat or trolley, depending on the weather. Enjoy Mountain Culture and Stories with Marilyn McMinn McCredie

Dinner: Buffet dinner in hotel dining room

Evening: Folk Dance Participation with Flora MacDonald Gammon.

Lodging: Terrace Hotel, Lake Junaluska

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Hotel overlooking scenic Lake Junaluska and the Blue Ridge Mountains with a 2.5 mile walking trail around the lake. Indoor fitness center and outdoor tennis courts on campus. Golf course located across from the Assembly grounds. Boating and swimming available in season. Alcohol and smoke-free facilities.

Contact info:
689 N Lakeshore Drive
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 USA
phone: 828-452-2881 x490
web: www.lakejunaluska.com

Room amenities: In room coffee, iron and board, hair dryer. Each room has a TV and wireless Internet access (with personal laptop). Individual room climate controlled heating and air conditioning. Linens are provided for the week. Full maid service with fresh linens and towels will be provided on Wednesday. Daily maid service is limited to the emptying of trash baskets.

Facility amenities: Hotel Lobby offers coffee 24 hours/day; Internet access; Computers in main lobby for access to email and Internet. Private baths, air-conditioning, buffet meals served in the dining room over-looking the lake, fitness center on campus. Snack and drink machines located on 2nd floor on the left between front desk and elevator. Drink and ice machines located near elevator on each guest room floor.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact 800-222-4930
Participants must contact hotel in advance to confirm rates and availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, July 22 - Dance Workshop. Explore historic main street Wayn...
Dance Workshop. Explore historic main street Waynesville. Free time. Folkmoot Performance

Breakfast: Buffet breakfast in hotel dining room

Morning: Travel to Folkmoot Center; workshops with one of the international dance groups.

Lunch: Lunch with the dancers at Folkmoot Center

Afternoon: Leave Folkmoot Center for optional excursion to historic main street in Waynesville; return to hotel for free time.

Dinner: Buffet dinner in hotel dining room

Evening: Entertainment/Performance. Travel to historic Colonial Theater in Canton to see performance by scheduled international dance groups.

Lodging: Terrace Hotel, Lake Junaluska

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Four: Wednesday, July 23 - Breakfast and morning wrap-up session.
Breakfast: Buffet breakfast in hotel dining room

Morning: Wrap-up session 8:45 -9:15am.

Meals Included: Breakfast


Free Time Opportunities


Lake Junaluska, North Carolina
Lake Junaluska and surrounding areasOn the grounds: Golf (adjacent to Lake Junaluska); Tennis, Shuffleboard, walk around the lake (featuring the Rose Walk, Foot Bridge, Asbury Trail;swimming; paddle boats and canoeing; Corneille Bryan Native Garden; The United Methodist Heritage Center; Junaluska Bookstore and Café Shop; World Methodist Museum; Susanna Wesley Gardens. Nearby places of interest: Downtown Waynesville with many unique shops; Asheville; Biltmore Estate in Asheville; Blue Ridge Parkway; Cherokee Indian Reservation; Dillsboro, Maggie Valley, Smoky Mountain National Park.
For additional information, visit: www.lakejunaluska.com

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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3 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
2 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances

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