Enchanted Garden of Lights

Celebrate 27 years of holiday tradition at Rock City's award-winning Enchanted Garden of Lights — where joy, wonder, and magic await!

Warm your heart during this nighttime, family tradition as you walk through Rock City Gardens' winter wonderland. Located a quick drive from downtown Chattanooga, this magical Christmas lights experience is one of Chattanooga's memorable winter events.

Take a stroll down the lighted Grand Corridor in Yule Town, experience the twinkle of icy lights in the Arctic Kingdom, and the Magic Forest comes alive to reveal exciting enchantments!

All guests must reserve an entry time in advance online. Tickets and Passholder Entry Times cannot be booked upon arrival at the ticket desk.

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November | 2021
December | 2021
January | 2022

November 19-30
December 1-23
Closed December 24
December 25-31
January 1-2
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Regular Night Admission

$26.95 / $14.95

Adults / Children (ages 3-12)

Special Weeknight Admission

$24.95 / $13.95

Adults / Children (ages 3-12)

Value Night Admission

$16.95 / $8.95

Adults / Children (ages 3-12)

Same Great Experience - Value Priced
Check the calendar for dates to take advantage of these special savings.

Peak Night Admission

$29.95 / $15.95

Adults / Children (ages 3-12)

Hours & Pricing

November 19, 2021 – January 2, 2022 | 5:00pm - 9:00pm (10:00pm on select nights)

Reserved timed entry tickets must be purchased online in advance.

  • TICKETS SOLD ONLINE ONLY. Tickets will not be sold in-person. Purchase timed tickets early for best availability.
  • ANNUAL PASSHOLDERS: All guests must have an advance reservation to visit the Enchanted Garden of Lights. Reserve your entry time online using the Buy Tickets Link, choosing your visit date, and select Passholder Reservation.
  • Pricing for the Enchanted Garden of Lights is based on the date of your visit. After clicking Buy Tickets, choose your visit date from the calendar to see the available ticket options.
  • The Enchanted Garden of Lights trail is not fully stroller and handicap accessible. Backpack or Front-style child carriers are recommended and stroller parking is available. A limited access / ADA trail is available to reach certain portions of the trail.

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Rock City is proud to support the Ronald McDonald House during the Enchanted Garden of Lights event.  Rock City has given over $100,000 to Ronald McDonald House so far from proceeds from this holiday event.

Rock City’s Enchanted Garden of Lights was selected as the Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Event of the Year for 2021.