Christmas in the Cave 2018

Friday, December 8th from 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Saturday, December 9th from 3:00pm - 8:00pm

Sunday, December 10th from 3:00pm - 8:00pm

Friday, December 15th from 5:00pm-8:00pm

Saturday, December 16th from 3:00pm-8:00pm

Sunday, December 17th from 3:00pm - 8:00pm

  • Admission is $10 per person for ages 4 & up.  (under 4 free)
  • Bring a non-perishable food item for Second Harvest and receive $2 off admission
  • Cash & Credit Cards accepted on site at our ticket booth when you arrive.  There are no pre-purchase options. 
  • No reservations are needed.  This is a self-guided tour through the cave.
  • Handicap and stroller accessible (there is a gradual decline down into the cave and a gradual incline back out - keep this in mind and make sure you are capable of pushing a wheelchair)
  • ​Restrooms available
  • Concessions and shopping vendors on-site
  • ​The cave is not open any other time than these dates.  It is run by volunteers with full-time jobs and families.  We open the cave several times each year for special events only.  

​***Photos with Santa inside the cave available for an additional charge.  

Cherokee Caverns is not open during any hours outside of the Christmas in the Cave event. 

Cherokee Caverns is run solely by volunteers helping to protect and maintain the cave.  We are not open regular hours.  We open multiple times each year for special events only.  

If you are interested in touring Cherokee Caverns, please feel free to come during one of hour events. 

Private tours are available for large groups and organizations by appointment.  You may inquire about a private tour by e-mailing