Zoo Year's Eve


The Chattanooga Zoo is celebrating the New Year through games, activities, counting down the clock in different time zones around the world and more! Guests will have the time of the year while learning how we are working to stop the clock to extinction.


This event is free with regular Zoo admission. 


  • Meet & greets with corresponding animals at each stop
  • Animal enrichment at each stop
  • New Year traditions from different parts of the world


Schedule of Celebrations:

11:00am - South America (Corcovado)
- Spider Monkeys enrichment

12:00pm - North America (Cougar Express)
- Ball Drop into exhibit- Cougar enrichment - Countdown to Noon
- “Resolution Station”- in front of Administration building

1:00pm - Asia (Himalayan Passage)
- Tug of War game on Barb’s Bridge
- Dragon enrichment for snow leopards

2:00pm - Africa (Gombe Interpretive center)
- Chimp enrichment inside

ticket information

  • Adults: $9.95

  • Children: $6.95

  • Zoo Members & all children ages 2 and under are free.

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