Top Things to Do in Chattanooga in the Fall and Winter Seasons
Fall in Chattanooga
Enjoy Falls Fantastic Four... ChattanoogaBOOga, Festivals, Fall Colors and even a Contest. This fall, spend less time traveling and more time on your next adventure. Head to Chattanooga and explore the brilliant changing colors, crisp weather, Oktoberfest celebrations, festivals and live music, outdoor adventure sports and some thrilling Halloween experiences. All the downtown activities are connected via a free, electric shuttle.
Visit www.Chattanoogafun.com/Fall for more great things to do in Chattanooga this Fall!
Create New Family Traditions This Holiday Season
There's so many holiday adventures to be had in Chattanooga. Ride to the North Pole on the Tennessee Valley Railroad, enter the snowy wonderland at Ruby Red Christmas, See Rock City decked out with one million lights, holiday shop at Tennessee's largest shopping complex or see SCUBA Santa at the Tennessee Aquarium. It’s important to spend that quality time together creating memories. This year, make some new family traditions by exploring some of Chattanooga’s top holiday experiences.
Visit www.Chattanoogafun.com/Winter to create new holiday traditions this Winter!
What’s New in Chattanooga
Chattanooga is dedicated to continually enhancing the city, always making it a better destination. So whether you’ve been here before or it’s your first time, you’ll find some great new ways to have fun, topping off an already impressive array of things to do.
The Block includes a 25,000 square-foot High Point Climbing and Fitness; 11,000 square-foot exterior public art piece that is a climbing wall; 38,000-square foot Rock/Creek, a Chattanooga-based specialty outdoor apparel & equipment retailer; and a coffeehouse. A 3,000 square foot Funtopia by High Point, a kids-only climbing gym.
Chattanooga Wednesday Market
Due to the popularity of their Sunday Market and River Market, the Chattanooga Market group has added a Wednesday market. This weekly market will be smaller & more intimate than the other markets with a laid-back feel and will feature live acoustic music, fresh produce and local food truck eateries.
Pints and Pedals
Pints and Pedals ultimate bike pedal tours provide tours of Chattanooga – in a fun and unique way. The tours take you to some cool spots in the Southside and Downtown Districts – Public House, Flying Squirrel, Track 29, Community Pie, Terminal Brewhouse, Big River Grille & Brewing Works, Urban Stack, Sturm Haus, Champy’s, Easy Bistro, Local 191 and Honest Pint.
Chattanooga Zoo Choo
Chattanooga Zoo’s new Zoo Choo train can hold up to 20 children at one time and provides a 4-5 minute ride throughout the Chattanooga Zoo.
The Jump Park
The Jump Park, an indoor Trampoline Park, opened in Downtown Chattanooga and provides 18,000+ square feet of wall-to-wall trampolines – a one-of-a-kind leaping, soaring, fun experience. Opportunities (for kids & adults!) include: trampolines, flipping off of angled walls, over-sized foam pit and playing air Dodge Ball.
Tennessee Aquarium opened a brand new otter exhibit with three times the otters in three times the space. The new exhibit takes animal interaction to a new level for aquariums and will create photos so cute you’ll have to start a new Pinterest page. The new otters are "now playing" at the Tennessee Aquarium.
How to get here: We're conveniently located at the intersection of three major interstates (I-75, I-24 & I-59) and Chattanooga's airport, just 15 minutes from downtown, offers non-stop and one-stop air service to thousands of worldwide connections. Nicknamed the Scenic City, Chattanooga is surrounded by mountains and is nestled on the banks of the Tennessee River. We're a safe, walkable and have an intense, compact and vibrant downtown. Once here, you can park your car and navigate downtown on the free electric shuttle or ride one of the 300 bikes in the public Bicycle Transit System that's available 24/7.
Between the Downtown, NorthShore and Southside Districts, you'll get to experience world-famous hot-spots like the revitalized riverfront, Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga Choo Choo, Bluff View Arts District, Creative Discovery Museum, Chattanooga Zoo; cultural & historical attractions; shopping; and our vibrant nightlife that includes events and festivals Oktoberfest, Enchanted Garden of Lights, as well as live music at Track 29, Rhythm & Brews and more.
Less than 15 minutes from the heart of the city, you can explore Rock City Gardens, Ruby Falls, Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park, Lookout Mountain Incline Railway and the Tennessee Valley Railroad.
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