Holiday Lights

Come see the Chattanooga Zoo transformed into a magical winter wonderland! Visit the animals and watch them open their Christmas presents, get your picture taken with Santa Claus, and enjoy the beauty of the zoo at our annual Holiday Lights signifying the holiday season at the Chattanooga Zoo!

  • Holiday-themed animal enrichment 
  • Letters to Santa
  • Carolers 
  • Cookie Decorating
  • Enjoy the Zoo! 
Extras available for purchase:
  • Photos with Santa 
  • Snack Carts
  • Camel Rides
  • Train Rides
  • Carousel Ridess 


Want to be an event sponsor? We'd love to have you! Holiday Lights sponsorship levels range from $350-$1,000 to help cover the cost of the event and all event activities. Sponsor exposure will include logo placement on zoo website and all event marketing materials, over 5,000 attendees, recognition in the zoo's official press release and ChattaZooga Magazine, and more! Sponsorships available now! Email


To enquire or learn more about this fundraiser please call 423-697-1322 or email

ticket information

  • $9.95 Adults

  • $6.95 Children 

  • Chattanooga Zoo Members receive half off admission. 

  • Children ages 2 and under are free. 

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A Special Thanks To Our Sponsors