Rock City Gardens
Lookout Mountain, GA 30750
706-820-2531 | 800-854-0675
Located atop Lookout Mountain, six miles from downtown Chattanooga, Rock City is a true marvel of nature featuring massive ancient rock formations, gardens with more than 400 different native plant species, and panoramic views 1,700 feet above sea level. Rock City's Enchanted Trail includes a 100-foot waterfall and Swing-A-Long bridge. Also on-site are Starbucks, Big Rock Grill, Rock City Pavilion, Critter Classroom, Fairyland Caverns and Mother Goose Village. Special events occur year-round. Visit www.seerockcity.com for special event updates.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Monday: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Tuesday: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Wednesday: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Thursday: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Friday: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Saturday: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Admission & Fees
AAA, Group Discount, Military Discount
Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Lodging On Site, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms, Restaurant on Site, Self-guided Tours
Family-friendly, Open Year 'Round, Pets Accepted
Group Rates Available, Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly
Near Interstate Highway
24, 59, 75
American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Suitable for Ages
Summer Music Weekends
05/22/2015 - 09/07/2015
Enjoy some of the best toe-tapping old time, bluegrass, and country music, and a Seven States view during Summer Music Weekend featuring the music of Tarryn Aimee Smith, Highbeams, Taylor Kress and the Old Time Travelers! Come enjoy a summer day at Rock City Gardens, enjoy a glass of fresh-squeezed lemonade, and plan to dine at Café 7, which serves southern cuisine with a modern twist. Check out the Rock City Raptor's Birds of Prey Show in the Critter Classroom.read more
Rock City's Enchanted MAiZE
09/24/2015 - 10/31/2015
Enjoy a day full of fall fun for the whole family. Get lost in the corn, go on a hayride, enjoy a homemade funnel cake, and take aim with our corn cannons. We will be celebrating 14 years of 10 acres of fall family fun down on the farm at the Enchanted MAiZE!
Thursdays: 9:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Fridays: 9:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Sundays: 12:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
10/03/2015 - 10/25/2015
Get in touch with Rock City's German heritage during the 10th annual Rocktoberfest. Rock City Square will be transformed for a celebration of harvests and fall foliage. This premiere autumn celebration includes live German music, polka lessons, German food, the Fall Fairy, Ik the Troll King, and fun for the whole family. Raptors shows are also live at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m.! Join the fun at Rock City as we celebrate our honor our founder Frieda Utermoehlen Carter. read more
Rock City's Enchanted Garden of Lights
11/20/2015 - 12/31/2015
Rock City's 21st annual award winning holiday light extravaganza!
November 20, 2015 – January 2, 2016 (closed Christmas Eve night)
6pm – 9pm
For the holiday season, Rock City's Enchanted Garden of Lights is a family tradition. Featured in 2014 on ABC's show The Chew, this light extravaganza showcases more than 30 holiday scenes and LED lights that transforms the gardens' natural daytime splendor into a fantasyland. Enjoy gingerbread cookie de...read more