Timed-entry tickets for Rock City can be purchased online. Reserve your visit at the link below.


Hours Of Operation:

8:30am - 5:00pm

Atop Lookout Mountain
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Upcoming Activities

In addition to our full calendar of seasonal events, enjoy these special activities in the gardens throughout the year.

Spring Break Safari

March 5 – April 11, 2021

Be a RockQuest Adventurer!

In partnership with the Chattanooga Tourism Company, Rock City is participating in this year’s Spring Break Safari. 

At Rock City, be a RockQuest Adventurer and fall in love with geology, featuring a special Geode Crush activity high atop Lookout Mountain!

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Shamrock City

March 13, 14, 20, & 21

Visit Rock City for Chattanooga’s premier St. Patrick’s Day event featuring Irish food, specialty beer from Chattanooga Brewing Company, pop-up Irish dancing performances, Suffolk sheep, a miniature Scottish Highland Cow, and fun for the whole family! You can even see the High Falls flowing green!

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ShamROCK Supper ‘N Show

March 13, 14, 20 & 21

New for 2021 during Shamrock City: An Exclusive Irish Concert at the Pavilion: The ShamROCK Supper ‘N Show is an add-on experience that will include an exclusive Irish menu and Irish Band performance.

*This is an add-on experience during Shamrock City, not included with regular admission. 

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Previous Seasonal Activities: 

MLK Jr Weekend

January 16 – 18, 2021

  • Make plans to visit Rock City to view our vignette and our art installation honoring Dr. Martin Luther King. Tickets to Rock City are timed – reserve your visit!
  • Cafe 7 will be offering counter service from 11am – 4pm daily serving sandwiches, craft beer, hot cocoa, and Dr. King’s favorite dessert Pecan Pie.

Valentine’s Day

February 11 – 15, 2021

Weekday Package ~ $44 ~ Valid February 11 & 12, 2021
Holiday Weekend Package ~ $49 ~ Valid February 13 – 15, 2021

Package includes tickets to Rock City, sparkling cider or wine from Cafe 7*, souvenir photo and fudge.

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*Cafe 7 is open from 11am – 4pm. Photographer available 10am – 4pm.