PRESS RELEASE: Romance Awaits This Valentine’s Day At Ruby Falls


CHATTANOOGA (January 14, 2020) Escape the ordinary and discover the legendary love story at the heart of Ruby Falls’ history. Celebrate with your valentine on a special after-hours date night, hidden 1,120 feet below the summit of Lookout Mountain. Romance at Ruby brings an adventurous twist to the most romantic month of the year, featuring sweet keepsakes and a guided walking tour of the celebrated cave, lit only by hand-held lanterns on February8 & 14-16, 2020.  

The soft glow of hand-held lanterns lights the Ruby Falls Cavern trail as a guide shares tales of local legendary romances, including the love story of Leo Lambert and his wife, Ruby, that led to the discovery of the magnificent Ruby Falls. With a laid-back pace perfect for an evening of enchanting fun, Romance at Ruby is limited to only 12 couples per group, ensuring guests have extra time to view the majestic waterfall and detailed stone formations.

“Leo Lambert’s love for his wife Ruby inspired him to follow his dreams and to accidentally find what is considered by many to be one of the world’s most beautiful waterfalls,” says Hollie Baranick, Tours and Special Projects Manager. “Romance at Ruby sparks adventure with a special way to celebrate or even begin a legacy of love.” 

Reservations are required for this unforgettable date night and can be made at www.rubyfalls.com. Arrive 30 minutes before the tour to enjoy the moon-lit view of the river, stars and city lights from historic Lookout Mountain Tower. For greatest availability, purchase tickets early.  The multi-night event sells out quickly.  Admission to Romance at Ruby is $69.95 per couple and includes a complimentary professional keepsake photo, gift, and a sweet surprise.