Updated September 30th at 2:15 am 

Haunted Houses & Escape Rooms & Haunted Attractions

NOW OPEN • Dread Hollow (Created By The Ruby Falls Haunted Cavern Team) • Named a 2019 Top 5 Must-See Haunt in Tennessee by TheScareFactor.com, the 2018 #1 fan-voted haunt in the nation on ScurryFace.com, and a Top 10 Must-See Haunt in Tennessee by TheScareFactor.com fans in 2017 & 2018! The cursed arise to destroy the guilty and the innocent as Dread Hollow’s sinister past returns in 2020 with an inescapable vengeance. Three all-new, horrifying haunts and three escape rooms twisted into one gruesome nightmare. Lurking under the dark shadows of the highway, nothing is as it appears within Dread Hollow’s 20,000+ square feet of pure terror, deceptively hidden in plain sight in the valley of Chattanooga, TN. Face Covering Over Nose & Mouth Required. Reports of strange and sinister events are surfacing in Dread Hollow, a town forever cursed from evil spawned centuries ago. Rumors of twisted and bizarre experiments invite the curious to step inside Ravens Gate Prison and walk the halls where heinous and foul inmates roam. Dark forces exact vengeance, conjuring the dead in a sinister clash for power on the battle grounds of the Broken Coven. Untethered from their watery bounds, minions of the deep are unleashed to wreak havoc as river beasts lurk in the thick fog settled on Harbinger Bay • Buy Your Tickets Here Early for $22 • Open Thursday – Sunday Starting October 1st • Thursdays & Sundays 7:00 – 10:00 pm • Fridays & Saturdays 7:00 – 11:00 pm

 

Ruby Falls Lantern Tour: Ghost Walk Edition • Get in the Halloween spirit with a special edition tour featuring ghost stories from the 91-year history of Ruby Falls • On your way to the waterfall, hear the tales and visit the sites of peculiar encounters, mischievous mayhem and tragedy while exploring the cavern by the light of handheld lanterns • After-hours on select Thursday and Saturday nights in October • This NEW tour is expected to sell-out quickly. Make reservation in advance, tickets are limited • Ghost tour is not appropriate for children under the age of 12 • A face covering is required as Ruby Falls narrow cavern trail and elevator to the cave do not consistently accommodate 6 feet of social distancing • Buy Tickets Here 

 

NOW OPEN • Deliverance Escape Rooms • Hosted at Dread Hollow (Created By The Ruby Falls Haunted Cavern Team) • Three Separate Escape Rooms with Three Different Themes • Eugene Todd  $15 (up to 6 participants; 30 minutes) • Paranormal  $15 (up to 6 participants; 30 minutes) • The Box  $10 (up to 4 participants; 15 minutes) • For the safety of guests, participants must be from the same family or have traveled together to Dread Hollow • Dread Hollow Escape Rooms will leave you slimy, grimy, and dirty. Be sure to wear the appropriate attire when you come to experience these attractions. We do not allow any cell phones, lighting, or video recording of any kind while inside our escape rooms. Lockers are provided to store and keep your belongings safe while experiencing the Dread Hollow Escape Rooms • Buy Your Tickets Here Early • Open Thursday – Sunday Starting October 1st • Thursdays & Sundays 7:00 – 10:00 pm • Fridays & Saturdays 7:00 – 11:00 pm

 

The Haunted Barn • We are proud to be celebrating our 26th year as one of the most visited and longest running scare attractions in the East Tennessee area. Our goal is to make sure each and every one of our guests leave satisfied. Whether you dance with our monsters to your favorite songs or just sit around our cozy fire, we want you to enjoy every moment you spend with us. Enjoy our fried Oreos or some of your other favorites from our concession stand while you wait to enter our 16 room, self guided tour of The Haunted Barn. Finish your tour with with a maze where unknown surprises await • Open on Friday & Saturday Nights Starting October 2nd • Tickets go on sale at 7:00 pm, and the last tickets are sold at midnight • Masks & Social Distancing Are Required

 

The Haunted Hilltop • The Largest and Best Haunted attraction anywhere around the Chattanooga area by far!!! Huge Haunted House, Haunted Hayride through the woods, Bonfire, Concessions • We Have over 50 Live Professional Actors Nightly, Class A Concession stand! Many New state of the art Animatronics, The Largest Vortex Tunnel in the South-New! Newly constructed Dark Maze, Long Haunted Hayride through the woods, walk by the Cemetery, watch a scary movie on the large screen TV outside under cover • Open on Friday & Saturday Nights Starting October 2nd • Open from 7:00 – 1:00 am • Tickets are $20 for Both the Haunted House & Hayride or $15 for One or the Other •  Buy Tickets Here or At the Gate

 

6 Fears Hells Bar Dam • 6 Fears, an adventure that will summon fears you never knew you had! Where Paranormal meets Haunted House! Enter, if you dare, Hells Bar Dam • The Damned Open October 2nd – November 1st • Haunt walk through, theatrical production: The Damned, a place where the tormented souls are having permanent residence in their own personal hell. Trapped inside the concrete walls, we find the rooms of the damned and their painful host, who are more than happy, in fact hungry, to accommodate you, in their special way. Some call it the hotel for the damned, we call it fear! Our monsters are excited for your visit! • The Paranormal Experience October 2nd – November 1st • A guided historical and paranormal tour. Includes The Damned Fast Pass or The Blackout Fast Pass. The Paranormal Experience is a guided tour to some of the most active areas of the dam. You and a small group will visit, in the darkness, places seen on television and social media, around the world for its very active residents. You are welcome to bring hand held ghost recording devices • The Suck October 2nd – November 1st • A queue line experience in a legendary haunted building: The natives believed that their ancestors would reach out of the river’s whirlpools (The Suck) and pull them into the underworld. The land this dam was built on is sacred and cursed with darkness and blood. Inside the dam the spirits have their very own natural “suck” that breaths inside the flooded areas of the dam. While you wait for your other adventures to begin, we will have a little something for you! See if you can catch a real paranormal entity with your camera or ghost meter • The Blackout October 10th & November 1st • Haunt Walkthrough of The Damned, no lights but a glow-stick: The Blackout a place where the tormented souls are having permanent residence in their own personal hell but, this time we turn out the lights and give the resident spirits their rule • The Damned Campout October 31st • All Hallows Eve, a rare blue moon, is sure to raise the dead. Come during the midnight hour and hunt the dead with us, or be hunted. Bring your tents and sleeping bags. We will bring the food. See if you can survive the night in one of the most haunted Dams in the world! • Buy Tickets Here 

 

Corn Maze 

NOW OPEN • The River Maze • Plenty of Activities • Corn Maze: This year our theme is “Beyond Amazing”. Come enjoy trying to navigate through all 10 checkpoints in the maze while learning about the Old Copper Road • Pumpkin Patch: Visit our pumpkin patch for a variety of sizes and colors of pumpkins that you can choose to purchase right off the vine. What a great way to make some memories! • Soy Bean Maze: Our soybean maze theme for this year is “The Wonder of a Child” • Hay Rides: We offer ‘farm fresh’ hayrides through our farm in the scenic Ocoee valley.  Our hayrides take you right next to the Ocoee River and offer you views that just can’t be beat! • Spookley Anti-Bulling Maze: Children will enjoy finding their way through the maze as Spookley helps them learn how to prevent bulling • The Jump Pad: What more needs to be said, it is a huge inflated pillow to jump on! • Flume Zoom: These 30′ slides are modeled after the tubes from the flume line feeding power house #2 on the Ocoee River. As their name indicates, you will have fun zooming through the tubes. They are one of the favorite activities for many guest! • Farm Chore Frenzy: Have fun running this obstacle course of things you could experience doing on the farm • Corn Cannons: Try you luck with blasting corn cobs at a target with our two corn cannons.  Air pressure has been known to help launch some ears of corn into the trees! • Cow Train: This farm favorite is a cow train that never stops moving.  Kids will love a fun and bumpy ride on our cow train • Farm Friendly Animals: There are animals featured from several surrounding farms. The goat walk is usually a highlight of the day as you watch them walk the ramp to the top • Corn Ball: This is great fun with a group of people… even if it is just seeing how long you can keep the ball in the air • Corn Tubs: Jump right in this tub full of our corn from right off the farm.  It may be more fun than a sand box! • Barnyard Sports: Can you shoot a basketball?  Can you throw a football?  Try your skills out on these two sports and you might even win a prize! • Click Here For Bookings & More Info • Open Starting September 26th

 

Fall Activities & Kids Activities

NOW OPEN • Rock City’s October Days Enjoy Autumn colors and fun at Rock City this October! Enjoy a bird’s eye view of breathtaking fall foliage from high atop Lookout Mountain at Rock City. You’ll be amazed at the dappled blanket of color spreading out across the valley below with the view of seven states in the distance. This fall, Rock City will feature specialty food and beverages that will transport you to a cozy state of mind with treats like Spiced Apple Cider Funnel Cakes, Bavarian Pretzels with Beer from Chattanooga Brewing Company, and Warm Apple Pie à la Mode. Themed photo stations and fall décor offer plenty of options for capturing a perfect family photo. Café 7, the full-service outdoor restaurant located inside Rock City will offer S’mores Hot Cocoa, Pumpkin Soup, and a Butternut Squash Ravioli topped with Brown Butter and Sage with cranberries and walnuts. Pair one of these seasonal dishes with Spiced Apple Mimosas or a regional craft brew while you enjoy Rock City’s legendary views from your table • Reservations for a timed-entry admission ticket to Rock City can be made online. Leashed pets are always welcome! • Get Your Timed Tickets Here • Daily Throughout October 

 

BOO in the ZOO 2020 Hosted by Chattanooga Zoo • Join us for a family-friendly Halloween themed event at Boo in the Zoo! Although this year’s Boo in the Zoo event will be different than year’s past, it will still be the most spooktacular event of the season! • NEW THIS YEAR: Extended Hours &  Timed Entry Tickets • INCLUDED WITH EVENT ADMISSION: Touring the zoo at night, Costume Contest, Trick-or-Treat Stations, Scavenger Hunt, Animal Enrichment, And more! • PAID EXTRAS: Camel Rides, Train Rides, & Snack Carts • To ensure that Boo in the Zoo is safe and enjoyable while following social distancing and safety guidelines, we have adjusted our offerings to accommodate • WHAT TO EXPECT: A walk through experience with spooktacular fun along the way!, Tickets sold ONLINE ONLY with staggered entry times, To eliminate high touch areas, we will not be offering games at Boo in the Zoo this year, & Mask and face-covering requirements set forth by the Hamilton County Health Department • October 16, 17, 23, & 24 • 4:00 – 8:00 pm • More Info and Tickets Here 

 

Saturday October 10th

ARToberfest 2020! The Tap House • We are hosting our annual ARToberfest this year and will have several artists out in the parking lot (spread out) to allow you to visit various local artists and enjoy a good beer and food while strolling around. NO charge for the event, but we will be selling 22oz cups for $4 that get you $6 beers all day long! • 11:00 – 8:00 pm

 

Saturday October 17th

Pumpkin Carving on the Farm • Hosted by Crabtree Farms of Chattanooga • Join us on the farm for carving pumpkins! We will set up socially distanced spaces for folks to carve pumpkins. While at the farm, folks are welcome to visit the 12 scarecrows situated throughout the farm. Logistics: With each purchased spot, one pumpkin will be provided. You may pre-purchase additional pumpkins ($10 each) • A carving knife will be provided for use during the event • You are welcome to bring additional pumpkin carving tools to give you even more carving options • We will have pumpkin carving ideas to spark creativity • If a family or friend group wants to carve just 1 pumpkin, you only need to sign up for 1 spot. [***You may pre-purchase additional pumpkins ($10 each)] • Learn More & Buy Tickets Here • 1:00 pm

 

Here Come the Mummies AT&T Field • Join us at AT&T Field Saturday, October 17th for Here Come the Mummies • Here Come The Mummies is an eight-piece funk-rock band of 5000 year-old Egyptian Mummies, who will be delivering their brand of terrifying funk from beyond the grave to a crowd of fans who can maintain a safe social distance at AT&T Field with room to spare • This is a socially distant general admission show with options for purchasing VIP tables or suites for groups of 8 or more. VIP tables are set for 8 and are positioned on the field as front row seating. Suites are available for groups of 9, 15 or 24 fans • HCTM’s lyrics may leave little to the imagination, but their wraps have been a topic of much speculation. Some say they are Grammy winning studio musicians wrapping themselves to avoid record contracts. HCTM’s mysterious personas, cunning song-craft, and unrelenting live show will bend your brain! • HCTM will headline the show at 8:00 pm with Bonn E Maiy opening at 7:00 pm • Maiy is a Canadian-American singer, songwriter, and actress. Her music is a mix of country, rock, pop and Americana • Concession foods, beer, and cocktails will be available • This show will follow the public safety mandates set forth by the Hamilton County Mayor and the Hamilton County Health Department • General admission seating will be designated by the number of people in a group and established for maintaining a physical distance from other groups. Our ushers will assist fans with seating their groups when needed • For More Info & To Buy Tickets Click Here • 6:00 pm

 

Wednesday October 21st

Falltoberfest • Hosted by Main St Farmers Market • Complete with your trusty year-long vendors, we will have guest vendors featuring tonics, honey and much more. Live music, food and drink specials will be provided by Chattanooga Brewing so definitely stick around after the markets over. More details to come but go ahead and mark your calendar to come celebrate cooler weather and all things fall y’all! • 4:00 pm

 

Saturday October 24th

Collegedale Apple Festival • Join us for the Collegedale Apple Festival October 24, 2020 at the Collegedale Commons! Bring the entire family and enjoy everything Apple! We will have fresh apples and apple products provided by Merciers Apple Orchard from Blue Ridge, GA, craft vendors, food vendors, and fun for the whole family! • FREE ADMISSION! FREE PARKING! • 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

 

Sunday October 25th

Metrotham Con Vendor Day • Metrotham Con is hosting a FREE to attend on location outdoor Vendor Day. We will have vendors, live music, mini cosplay contests, BOOth-or-Treat for the kids, outdoor games, giveaways and more! The event location is Miller Plaza in the heart of downtown Chattanooga. Bring the kids out for a fun day of music, games, vendors and trick or treating. Masks and socially distancing required! • 10:00 am

 

Monday October 26th

Ooltewah Cruisers Trunk Or Treat • Participants please bring plenty of candy with you to the Cruise In & Bike Night for the kids. The community is invited to join us for this family event. So bring out the kids get some candy and see some cool cars! Hope to see you there! • 4:00 pm

Live Music 

The Signal • Live Music from Strung Like A Horse • Strung Like A Horse WHOA! Record Release Party • This is a reduced capacity, socially distant reserved seated & standing event. Tables, seats and sections must be purchased together for each party. Names of each attendee is required upon purchase. Masks are required to enter and must be worn at all times except when actively eating or drinking • Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm • 18+ • Buy Tickets Here 

 

Mad Knight Brewing Company Mad Knight Brewery’s Masquerade • I would like to welcome you all back to Mad Knight! Please join us for an outdoor show and masquerade! This is a developing event- check back for the list of musicians. I am taking extra precautions and time to make sure this event will be a safe and spooky one! Bring donations for bands • 3:00 – 10:00 pm

 

Wanderlinger Brewing Company Brewhouse of Horror w/ The Other Brothers: Hell-A-Ween • The spirit of the Boognish descends upon The Other Brothers for the late night alchemy of Grateful Soul, Folk-N-Weir-dgrass infused with the music of WEEN. COSTUME CONTEST. There will be games. Bring your mask and yer Dancin’ Shoes! • 10:00 pm

 

Events

Hamilton Skate Place Family Halloween Fun • Make plans to come out to #hamiltonskateplace on Friday, October 30th from 6pm-10pm for our Halloween Friday Fun Night. We are Chattanooga’s #1 Choice for Roller Skating Fun! We will have costume contests with prizes, family friendly music with some Halloween tunes too. Dress up and come roll with us! • Admission $9 • Skates $3 • 6:00 pm

Live Music 

Buds Sports Bar • Live Music with Voodoo Slim • It’s Halloween at Buds! ACTUAL Halloween! ON A SATURDAY! Get your costumes ready and come join us! • 9:00 pm (Brainerd)

 

Music Box Ziggy’s Chattanooga Halloween Fest • Come feel the spooky vibes as Ziggy’s hosts a Halloween Fest with ten performances from local artists! • Featuring: Angelina Clare (5:00-5:30) • Thirstain Daniels (5:45-6:15) • Chris Crunkk (6:15-6:45) • FieldHockey (7:00-7:30) • The Howlers (7:45-8:15) • Midnight Promise (8:30-9:00) • Big Kahuna Burger (9:15-9:45) • Nectar Collector (10:00-10:30) • Good Grief (11:00-11:30) • Silver Tongued Devilz (11:45-12:30) • DRESS UP FOR THE COSTUME CONTEST! Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place! • $5 Cover • 5:00 pm

 

Karaoke

Trish’s Sports BarHalloween Bash with Karaoke and Costume Contest • A little Karaoke with Sweet T. A whole lot of Costume Prizes, Raffle, Giveaways • 1st place $200/2nd place $100/3rd place $50 • 8:00 pm  (HWY 58)

 

Trunk or Treat

River Drifters Chattanooga Haunting on Suck Creek Trunk or Treat • You’re invited to River Drifters Haunted Trunk or Treat! Bring the family and wear your costumes! Sign up to bring your decorated car in the field across the street • Prizes for best decorated car! • 5:00 pm

 

Bella Ballerina Chattanooga and The Goddard School (Chattanooga) Trunk Or Treat: Drive Through Parade • Bella Ballerina Chattanooga along with The Goddard School, will be hosting a halloween drive through parade. Area businesses will be coming together to put on a fabBOOlous and safe family friendly event. Boo’s coming? • 10:00 am

 

Abba’s House Trunk or Treat 2020 • It’s almost that time of year — Trunk or Treat!! We’re changing things up a little bit this year due to COVID, but we still want to provide a safe way for kids to have fun and get some candy. Do0nate money for candy, or sign up to serve or host a trunk Click Here • 6:00 pm

If You Were Looking Around and Wondering . . . There have Been Many Yearly Events Cancelled for this Year. Here they are: 

 

Lake WinnepeSPOOKah

 

Acres of Darkness

 

The Ringgold Haunted Depot

 

Blowing Springs Farm 

 

Cleveland Apple Festival

 

Old McDonald’s Farm