Fall is a beautiful time of year in the Tennessee Valley. From fall festivals to Halloween hauntings, there are a variety of activities the entire family will enjoy. Check out some of our favorite fall activities in the Chattanooga area.
Boo in the Zoo at the Chattanooga Zoo Celebrate Halloween in spooktacular fashion at the Chattanooga Zoo. The event will feature animal meet and greets, character photos, trick or treating, animal enrichment activities, costume contests and a scavenger hunt through the zoo!
Halloween Eerie Express All aboard! Board a vintage train for a trip over four bridges and through the Missionary Ridge Tunnel to the Funhouse Station. The whole family will enjoy the “gentle thrills” of the Eerie Fun House, hot cider, blacklight mini golf, games, coloring, costume contests and much more!
Old McDonald’s Farm No fall season is complete without a trip to the Pumpkin Patch! Old McDonald’s Farm in Sale Creek has everything you need for a memorable fall day. Pick your own pumpkins in the field, journey through the corn, straw or hay bale maze, visit the gift shop, take a tractor pulled hayride and stop by the petting zoo. Old McDonald’s Farm is fun for the whole family.
Rock City’s Enchanted Maize The Enchanted Maize at Blowing Springs Farm is 10 acres of family fun. There’s a variety of fun activities for the family to enjoy, including a corn maze, food, live music, tractor pulled hayrides, Kiddie Cow Train, face painting, Kids Pumpkin Patch, Corn Crib Station, and the Critter Corral. The Enchanted Maize is a “Top 20 Events” multi- year winner.
Oddtober at the Tennessee Aquarium During the month of October, celebrate super animals from all over the world. Enjoy Super Strong, Super Smart and Super Mobile demonstrations in addition to costumed divers and underwater pumpkin carving. October is Oddtober at the Tennessee Aquarium.
Winnepespookah at Lake Winnepesaukah Ghost and ghouls of all ages will enjoy the haunted rides, eerie edibles and screaming thrills. There is a Haunted Depot, Thriller Parade, terrifying treats, pumpkin drop, the breath taking Fire Ball, the Oh-Zone and the Dazzling Light Show with a Transylvanian treat!
Don't miss these fun fall activities in Chattanooga!