Ranger Rick's Backyard Safari

Ranger Rick’s Backyard Safari is bringing together kids, nature and fun. Come with a sense of adventure. Leave inspired to care for the wildlife in your own backyard!


Watch our Penguin Cam

Penguins Rock Web Cam
The Penguins’ Rock cam is live, 24-7. So chill out for awhile and enjoy the waddling, diving, splashing and swimming at the Tennessee Aquarium.

Cast-iron cookoff

Cast Iron Cook-off

Date to be announced soon! Some of Chattanooga’s top Chefs will face each other at the Chattanooga Market to prepare a sustainable seafood dish with locally-sourced ingredients. One of the Market’s most popular events, the Cast-Iron Cook-off offers crowds an opportunity to see how delicious it is to “Buy Local.”

cast iron serve and protect skilletYou may purchase your own limited edition skillet at the Tennessee Aquarium gift shop, both on-site and online for $25. They are also available at Whole Foods Grocery in Chattanooga. Thanks to a special partnership with Lodge, 75% of each sale directly supports the Aquarium’s conservation programs.