Our events are a point of pride. Here’s where the choosing part gets so hard.
Whether you’re interested in taking an in-depth look at the unique flora and fauna of the Park during one of our guided hikes, learning all about wildlife in our Family Animal Encounters or enjoying a spectacular sunrise over Lake Lure at an early morning Annual Passholder breakfast, Chimney Rock is the perfect place for you and your family to reconnect with nature. Check out all of our amazing events here.
Pre-registration is required for all guided hikes and workshops. In addition to Park admission, a fee to cover materials or lunch may be required. Please review details of specific events to learn more. To register or for more information, please call 800-277-9611.
Join Mrs. Claus and Santa’s elves for morning breakfast and a special Christmas story at 10 a.m. You’ll not only enjoy festive breakfast foods, but you’ll also get to share your wish list with Mrs. Claus and learn a little more about Jolly Old St. Nick.
$ – Additional fee applies. Advance registration is required for all workshops and guided hikes since space is limited.
Events are subject to change; weather could cause cancellations.
Purchase an Annual Pass and receive discounts and invitations to passholder-only programs and activities.
For the most up-to-date times, dates, pricing and event details, visit ChimneyRockPark.com or call 828-625-9611.
Starting January 8th, the Park will be closed on Wednesdays & Thursdays.
Friday through Tuesday the Ticket Plaza is open 10am - 4:30pm. The Park remains open 1½ hours after the Ticket Plaza closes.