Enchanted Garden of Lights

Celebrate 26 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, glide into the icy Arctic Kingdom, and the Magic Forest comes alive to reveal exciting enchantments!

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November | 2020
December | 2020
January | 2021

November 20-30
December 1-23
Closed December 24
December 25-31
January 1-2
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Regular Night Admission
(Green on Calendar)

$26.95 / $14.95

Adults / Children (ages 3-12)

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Special Weeknight Admission
(Gold on Calendar)

$24.95 / $13.95

Adults / Children (ages 3-12)

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Value Night Admission
(Light Blue on Calendar)

$16.95 / $8.95

Adults / Children (ages 3-12)

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

Annual Passholder Reservations

Free / 50% off select nights

Rock City Annual Passholders receive unlimited admission on Special Weeknight and Value Nights for the Enchanted Garden of Lights.
VIP Annual Passholders also receive unlimited admission on Regular nights. Regular Annual Passholders receive 50% off admission on Regular Priced Nights.

Hours & Pricing

November 20, 2020 – January 2, 2021 | 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: Reserve your entry time online using the Buy Tickets Link and choosing your visit date.
  • 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 a Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Festival & Event winner for November 2019.