March 1-3, 2024


This year we are so excited to have everyone join us at the Arden Campus for a conference-style weekend! This means all students will go home at night and return the following morning.  Get ready for high energy worship, gospel centered teaching, and a lot of fun.

Cost is $30 per student.  

Open to students grades 6 - 12.

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Wake Weekend 2024 Speaker

Curtis Andrusko

Curtis has been a pastor at The Summit Church in Raleigh, NC for 10 years where he serves as a Teaching Pastor and Executive Pastor of Weekend Ministries.

His passions are his family, preaching, organizational leadership, working out, grilling, and college football (Go Noles!). Curtis and his wife Elizabeth spend most of their time living the-best-kind-of-crazy raising their four awesome kids: Avi, Norah, Kylah, and Elijah.

Frequently Asked Questions

The cost per student is $30.

WAKE WKND is a non-refundable event.

We will have food vendors and merch for sale. A lunch is included with the registration fee, but additional options will be available for purchase.

Connect Groups are small groups of students led by trusted adults, that are designed to build relationships, share the Gospel message of Jesus Christ, and communicate God’s Word. 

That’s OK! We will place students in groups with same-gender students in similar grades.

Rec is a time when students and their connect group participate in a high-energy competitive atmosphere. Students will play games, become a part of a team, and have the opportunity to cheer on their team to victory. 

Absolutely! We will always guarantee that same-gender, non-Biltmore friends will be in the same Connect Group as the students who invited them to Wake Weekend. 

Students/Leaders/Volunteers are encouraged to wear comfortable, appropriate clothing. 

Below are some guidelines of clothing to wear/not wear: 

  • No revealing or excessively tight clothing 
  • No offensive slogan or profanity on clothing or hats 
  • Shorts should be appropriate length (fingertip)
  • No sagging pants or shorts 
  • No crop tops
  • Skirts/Dresses must be 3 inches above the knee or longer
  • No clothing revealing the stomach, bra, or back (Bralettes are acceptable under clothing if they are two fingertips wide)

Please detail any food allergies on the registration form. Most food allergies can be accommodated if prior information is given. Please contact the Biltmore Students at

All transportation to/from the church each morning and evening is the responsibility of the student’s parents. 

*Franklin Campus students will be transported on Friday evening and will be staying the night at Ridgecrest Conference Center. They will return to Franklin on Saturday evening. *

Overnight activities will not occur this year except for the Franklin campus.

Students will communicate with their Connect Group Leader regarding any conflicts during the weekend. 

The registration will include a T-shirt. We will also have merchandise for sale. 

Absolutely! We have opportunities for you to lead and volunteer. If you are interested in leading a group, contact If you are interested in volunteering, you can register on the Wake main page.