A Chattanooga Family’s Guide to January 2022

The holiday season is behind us, and we can find our normal after the holiday hustle and bustle! With the start of a new year and a new school semester, it’s time to find new ways to explore our beautiful city!

Chattanooga January Family Events

Enjoy a cooking class with Sweet and Savory classroom or take in an art or painting class with Pinspiration ChattanoogaPainting with a TwistPottery Place.

Educate yourself and your kids on the beautiful nature around us with Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center and learn a new outdoor skill with Outdoor Chattanooga.

Enjoy some skating at Hamilton Skate Place or a visit to the Creative Discovery Museum or Tennessee Aquarium.

Make sure you also take the opportunity to utilize our local guides – we have Indoor ActivitiesFamily Friendly RestaurantsExploring Downtown Chattanooga and so much more!

Be sure to check out our 40+ Things to Do in Downtown Chattanooga!

Jan
6
CDM Sensory Night
For parents of children with sensory sensitivity, finding times for the whole family to play without stress can be difficult. Sensory Night, a low-sti...
Jan
7
Meet Our Animal Ambassadors
Join our expert Wildlife Conservation staff to meet one of our animal ambassadors, face-to-face! These free programs happen every Friday afternoon at ...
Jan
7
World of Wheels
See cars and hot rods, meet special guest and enjoy some time with your family!
Jan
8
Raptor Reflection
Join us to get up-close-and-personal with our birds of prey! Come meet our eagle, hawks, and owls for a closer look at these majestic animals. Our exp...
Jan
8
Weed Wrangles
Join us to wrangle some weeds! Byron Brooks, our Invasive Species Specialist, will be hosting small groups to teach you how to manage invasive plants ...
Jan
8
Parent/Child Homemade Pasta
How can only a few simple ingredients combine to make an entire meal? You will experience the answer to that question in our homemade pasta class. Mix...
Jan
8
World of Wheels
See cars and hot rods, meet special guest and enjoy some time with your family!
Jan
8
World of Wheels
See cars and hot rods, meet special guest and enjoy some time with your family!
Jan
9
World of Wheels
See cars and hot rods, meet special guest and enjoy some time with your family!
Jan
10
Learn to Ride a Bicycle
Outdoor Chattanooga’s Learn to Ride a Bike Classes are the best and fastest way to learn to ride a bike! Does teaching your child how to ride a bike...
Jan
11
Meet Our Animal Ambassadors
Join our expert Wildlife Conservation staff to meet one of our animal ambassadors, face-to-face! These free programs happen every Friday afternoon at ...
Jan
15
Raptor Reflection
Join us to get up-close-and-personal with our birds of prey! Come meet our eagle, hawks, and owls for a closer look at these majestic animals. Our exp...
Jan
15
Parent/Child Hand Tossed Neapolitan Pizza
In our handmade Neapolitan pizza class Chef will walk you through the entire process step-by-step. Participants can expect to make just about every as...
Jan
17
MLK-Day Ninja Camp
For kids with energy! Day-camp 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Kids will try challenging obstacles from balance puzzles to power moves, swinging catches to climbing ...
Jan
17
Fun Skate on Martin Luther King Day!
Enjoy a fun day of skating from 12-5! Admission is $7 and skates are $3!
Jan
18
Meet Our Animal Ambassadors
Join our expert Wildlife Conservation staff to meet one of our animal ambassadors, face-to-face! These free programs happen every Friday afternoon at ...
Jan
22
Raptor Reflection
Join us to get up-close-and-personal with our birds of prey! Come meet our eagle, hawks, and owls for a closer look at these majestic animals. Our exp...
Jan
22
Parent/Child Mexican Cooking
In this Mexican Food Class we are not only going to make fresh tortillas …we are going all out by making enchiladas, guacamole, frijoles, and that y...
Jan
22
Free Youth Dance Class; The Collective Art Series
Tennessee Arts Collective is hosting FREE classes for elementary and middle school students. This month, we are featuring FREE Dance classes in the Mu...
Jan
25
Meet Our Animal Ambassadors
Join our expert Wildlife Conservation staff to meet one of our animal ambassadors, face-to-face! These free programs happen every Friday afternoon at ...
Jan
25
Try Archery
Take aim at Outdoor Chattanooga’s “Try Archery” class. This free indoor class offers a hands-on opportunity to learn more about the sport of arc...
Jan
27
Homeschool Skate Day
Join us for a special Thursday Skate time! $6 includes skates and a drink!
Jan
27
Homeschool Skate Day
Join us for a special Thursday Skate time! $6 includes skates and a drink!
Jan
29
Raptor Reflection
Join us to get up-close-and-personal with our birds of prey! Come meet our eagle, hawks, and owls for a closer look at these majestic animals. Our exp...
Jan
29
Parent/Child Homemade Cookies
This is a fun NEW class that incorporates cookies and marshmallow! Each child will have their own station and together you will make cookies and marsh...