Chattanooga Events Calendar

Chattanooga events from music to festivals to attraction special events, you’ll find all the Chattanooga events you are looking for here on our special events calendar. For what happens everyday, like tours, tastings and daily fun, check out this list of ongoing events in Chattanooga.  Click the date on the calendar of your intended visit (arrows change the month), set the range from one week to one year and then narrow the Chattanooga event you are looking for by selecting a category or see all the Chattanooga events by leaving it set to all. Enjoy!!

  • September 30, 2016 - October 2, 2016Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center
    Divine Fire Yoga Festival

    Divine Fire Yoga Festival

    This three-day camping and yoga festival will host classes, performances and workshops on yoga, tai ji, belly dancing, hooping, fire spinning, kirtan, meditation, holistic healing and more.

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  • September 30, 2016 - October 30, 2016Blowing Springs Farm
    Blowing Springs Farm featuring the Enchanted MAiZE

    Blowing Springs Farm featuring the Enchanted MAiZE

    Enjoy a day full of Fall fun for the whole family...get lost in the corn, go on a hayride, enjoy a homemade funnel cake, take aim with our corn slingshots and back this year - the Critter Corral...all

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  • September 30, 2016St. Elmo/Broad Street Riverwalk Entrance
    Bikes, Babes, and Bluegrass

    Bikes, Babes, and Bluegrass

    Kick off Women's Bike Month with a leisurely ride down the new portion of the Riverwalk ending at Ross’s Landing where you'll enjoy Three Sisters Bluegrass Festival. Don’t forget to bring yo

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  • September 30, 2016 - October 1, 2016Ross's Landing - Chattanooga Pier
    3 Sisters Music Festival

    3 Sisters Music Festival

    Combining both traditional and contemporary bluegrass, 3 Sisters appeals to a wide age range. The lineup will include Dismembered Tennesseans featuring founder Fletcher Bright and many more top names

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  • September 30, 2016Heritage Park
    Movies in the Park at Dark

    Movies in the Park at Dark

    Bring out your blankets, pillows and the whole family to watch a family-friendly movie on a large inflatable screen. Popcorn and drinks will be available for $1 each.

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  • September 30, 2016Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium
    Legends of Southern Hip Hop with Mystikal, Juvenile, Trick Daddy, Bun B, 8 Ball & MJG, and Pastor Troy

    Legends of Southern Hip Hop with Mystikal, Juvenile, Trick Daddy, Bun B, 8 Ball & MJG, and Pastor Troy

    Don't miss a night where some of the south's best rappers come together for an evening full of great hip hop.

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  • September 30, 2016 - October 30, 2016Ruby Falls
    Ruby Falls Haunted Cavern

    Ruby Falls Haunted Cavern

    Nightmares return to Lookout Mountain for the 13th year as Ruby Falls hosts the annual Haunted Cavern, with a new theme coming this Fall. This intense event takes place both above and below ground and

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  • September 30, 2016Ziggy's Bar & Grill
    Take The Fall, Trashbin Souvenirs & Rothschild

    Take The Fall, Trashbin Souvenirs & Rothschild

    Enjoy a rocking show with live music from Take The Fall, Trashbin Souvenirs & Rothschild.  

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  • February 5, 2016 - November 25, 2016Ruby Falls
    Ruby Falls Lantern Tours

    Ruby Falls Lantern Tours

    This intimate experience allows visitors a rarely-seen view deep within Lookout Mountain. Limited sized tours begin with a 260-foot elevator ride into the mountain and a tour experience in a whole new

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  • March 4, 2016 - December 2, 2016Chattanooga WorkSpace
    First Fridays: Open Studio Night

    First Fridays: Open Studio Night

    Spend an exciting evening filled with live music, speed painting, student art projects, appetizer samplings by Dish ‘T Pass and more. Explore the Chattanooga Workspace as it transforms into a gia

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  • March 4, 2016 - November 26, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Admiral's Dinner Cruise

    Admiral's Dinner Cruise

    This two-hour cruise includes live music, pilot house tours and our one-time-through buffet-style dinner featuring prime rib, shrimp creole, white rice, baby red potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad, yea

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  • March 19, 2016 - October 1, 2016Tennessee Aquarium Plaza
    Chattanooga River Market

    Chattanooga River Market

    The River Market features live music, arts and crafts including photography, jewelry and hand-made apparel and a free yoga class at 10 am.

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  • April 3, 2016 - November 27, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Captain's Dinner Cruise

    Captain's Dinner Cruise

    This two-hour cruise includes live entertainment, pilot house tours and our one-time-through buffet-style dinner featuring prime rib and chicken Wisconsin, baby red potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad,

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  • April 5, 2016 - November 29, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    First Mate's Dinner Cruise

    First Mate's Dinner Cruise

    This two-hour cruise includes live entertainment, pilot house tours and our one-time-through buffet-style dinner featuring pulled pork and smoked chicken BBQ sandwiches, coleslaw, baked beans, cornbre

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  • April 6, 2016 - November 30, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Skipper's Dinner Cruise

    Skipper's Dinner Cruise

    This two-hour cruise includes background music, pilot house tours and our one-time-through buffet-style dinner featuring roast beef and lemon basil chicken, baby red potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad,

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  • April 10, 2016 - December 18, 2016The Honest Pint
    ComedyFight

    ComedyFight

    ComedyFight is a new, hilariously fun comedy showcase in Chattanooga. The evening is one part standard open mic and another part competition. The first ten comics to sign up at the beginning of the ni

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  • April 24, 2016 - November 20, 2016First Tenessee Pavilion
    Chattanooga Market

    Chattanooga Market

    Now in its 14th year, the Chattanooga Market is a weekly, open-air market that features live music, a major theme each week, local food truck eateries, fresh produce/meat/cheese and food artisan produ

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  • April 30, 2016 - October 29, 2016Four Squares Business Center
    5th Saturday Car Meet

    5th Saturday Car Meet

    This family-friendly car meet features displays of classic, modern, domestic, import, and exotic cars. 5thSat is a group of long term car enthusiasts from all walks of life with a desire to produce a

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  • May 1, 2016 - September 30, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Deluxe Deli Lunch Cruise

    Deluxe Deli Lunch Cruise

    This one-and-a-half hour sightseeing cruise includes live narration, pilot house tours and our one-time-through buffet lunch with deli sandwiches, soup, salad, baked beans, salad, coleslaw, potato sal

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  • May 5, 2016 - January 28, 2017The Palms at Hamilton
    Jimmy Harris Live on The Baby Grand

    Jimmy Harris Live on The Baby Grand

    Relax and enjoy the sounds of Jimmy Harris on the baby grand in the Coconut Room.  Dinner is served along with a full cocktail bar.

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  • May 9, 2016 - January 30, 2017The Palms at Hamilton
    Monday Nite Big Band

    Monday Nite Big Band

    Relax and enjoy the sounds of a 16-piece Big Band perform in The Coconut Room.

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  • May 20, 2016 - October 2, 2016Wilderness Outdoor Movie Theater
    Watch a Movie at the Drive-In Theater

    Watch a Movie at the Drive-In Theater

    Load up the blankets and pillows, it's time to experience an evening under the stars at the drive-in. The price of admission gets you into one screen, each showing two movies. Tickets cost $7 per pers

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  • May 21, 2016 - October 15, 2016Chickamauga Battlefield
    Chickamauga Battlefield Bike Ride

    Chickamauga Battlefield Bike Ride

    Learn more about the battle of Chickamauga and appreciate the sights of the park while you enjoy a ranger-guided bike tour.

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  • June 4, 2016 - November 13, 2016Tennessee Valley Railroad
    Tennessee Valley Railroad's Summerville Steam Special

    Tennessee Valley Railroad's Summerville Steam Special

    Experience the fall colors aboard a vintage train that follows a historic route from Grand Junction Station in Chattanooga to Summerville, Georgia and then back. There are a variety of cars and dining

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  • July 1, 2016 - October 2, 2016Hunter Museum of American Art
    Masters of the Golden Age: Harvey Dunn & His Students

    Masters of the Golden Age: Harvey Dunn & His Students

    This exhibition celebrates the life and work of Harvey Dunn, who became one of the leading artist-illustrators of his era. From scenes of rural America to images captured on World War I battlefields,

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  • August 26, 2016 - December 30, 2016Pin Strikes
    80's & 90's Music with DJ Lou Fury

    80's & 90's Music with DJ Lou Fury

    Have a blast from the past and join us for 80's & 90's day! Come on back to the bar for good times and great music. Try one of our specialty drinks and get down on the dance floor, where DJ Lou Fu

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  • August 30, 2016 - November 29, 2016Barking Legs Theatre
    Funny Or Nah Stand-Up Comedy Open Mic

    Funny Or Nah Stand-Up Comedy Open Mic

    Hilarity will ensue as 10 comics take the stage performing stand-up comedy. Afterwards, the audience will decide if they are "Funny... or Nah?" As a courtesy for lending their talent, each comedian wi

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  • September 1, 2016 - December 30, 2016Buttonwillow Civil War Dinner Theater
    An 1864 Celebration

    An 1864 Celebration

    Enjoy a special “1864 celebration” show focusing on the Victorian ideals and culture that lead American to war. While you watch, enjoy food, music, Victorian decorations, period treats and b

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  • September 2, 2016 - September 30, 2016In-Town Gallery
    Towers

    Towers

    Enjoy September’s feature show, “Towers” by Doug McCoy. The unique canvases are a showing of the highly-detailed pen and ink drawings, popular among young and old alike. NOTE: Meet the

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  • September 2, 2016 - October 1, 2016L2 Outside
    Sunset Tours

    Sunset Tours

    The best way to experience Chattanooga, the River City, is on top of a Stand Up Paddle board or Kayak exploring the beautiful Tennessee river. With the ambiance of a summer sunset and the lights of do

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  • September 26, 2016 - November 28, 2016The Granfalloon
    Open Air Network and Play

    Open Air Network and Play

    On the last Monday of the month, we want to see local and touring musicians with friends and fans come together to share stories and song. Our community deserves a day of network and play for local mu

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  • September 29, 2016 - October 2, 2016The Comedy Catch
    Jodi White

    Jodi White

    Three times divorced relationship expert Jodi White started her comedy career in Sarasota, Florida (i.e. God’s waiting room) and is now based in Louisville. Everyone can relate with her stories o

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  • October 1, 2016 - October 31, 2016Chattanooga,Tennessee
    ChattaBOOga!

    ChattaBOOga!

    When Chattanooga transforms itself to ChattaBOOga! in October, it’s not the typical haunted city. Only for the bravest of souls, there’s an intense haunted cavern crawling with terrifying cr

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  • October 1, 2016 - October 30, 2016Rock City Gardens
    Rock City's Rocktoberfest

    Rock City's Rocktoberfest

    Get in touch with Rock City’s German heritage during the 11th annual Rocktoberfest. Rock City Square will be transformed for a celebration of harvests and fall foliage. This premiere autumn cele

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  • October 1, 2016 - October 2, 2016Lula Lake Land Trust
    Founder's Weekend

    Founder's Weekend

    Set to be the largest celebration so far, Lula Lake Land Trust will be open both Saturday & Sunday. Spend the day hiking, biking and picnicking along with special activities like yoga, Tai Chi, na

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  • October 1, 2016 - October 15, 2016Around Chattanooga
    RiverRocks Outdoor Adventure Sports Games

    RiverRocks Outdoor Adventure Sports Games

    RiverRocks is the premier fall event in the Chattanooga area. With activities for everyone from casual walkers to world class swimmers, bikers and climbers, RiverRocks wants everyone to get out, get f

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  • October 1, 2016 - October 2, 2016Tennessee Riverpark
    Autumn Children's Festival

    Autumn Children's Festival

    Ride a pony, play on giant inflatables or get your face painted at the largest and longest running children's festival in Chattanooga. The festival features activities for children of all ages like ca

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  • October 1, 2016Chattanooga Convention Center
    Babypalooza

    Babypalooza

    The biggest baby and maternity expo in the south is coming to Chattanooga. Babypalooza is designed to connect you to all of the wonderful resources, services, and boutiques in Chattanooga to help you

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  • October 1, 2016Chattanooga Zoo
    Fall Zoo Birthday Bash

    Fall Zoo Birthday Bash

    Join us as we celebrate the birthdays of your favorite furry friends at the Chattanooga Zoo. Guests will enjoy watching the animals open their birthday gifts, sweet treats, gift shop discounts and mor

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  • October 1, 2016 - October 2, 2016Crabtree Farms
    Farm Tour

    Farm Tour

    The 4th annual Farm Tour is your chance to pile your family and friends together into a vehicle and road trip to participating local farms. Purchasing a ticket is your backstage pass for a behind-the-

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  • October 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017Tennessee Aquarium
    Nat Geo's Monster Fish: In Search of the Last River Giants

    Nat Geo's Monster Fish: In Search of the Last River Giants

    Take a deeper dive into the hidden world of freshwater fish that grow to enormous proportions in the wild. Dr. Zeb Hogan, aquatic ecologist and National Geographic Fellow, has taken millions of viewer

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  • October 1, 2016 - November 19, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Southern Belle Riverboat's Fall Foliage Cruises

    Southern Belle Riverboat's Fall Foliage Cruises

    This 3-hour fall foliage cruise sails into the TN River Gorge and includes roast beef & rotisserie chicken, live entertainment, commentary & free bingo with prizes.

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  • October 1, 2016Walnut Street Pedestrian Bridge
    Wine Over Water

    Wine Over Water

    Be treated to wine, hors d’oeuvres, & live music across the historic Walnut Street Bridge. Proceeds benefit the preservation of historical properties in Chattanooga.

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  • October 1, 2016 - October 30, 2016Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park
    Lake Winnepesaukah's WinnepeSPOOKah!

    Lake Winnepesaukah's WinnepeSPOOKah!

    It’s hair-raising Halloween fun for boys and ghouls of all ages at Lake WinnepeSPOOKah! Enjoy an atmosfear of haunted rides, eerie edibles, & screaming thrills throughout this SPOOKtacular Ha

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  • October 1, 2016McKenzie Arena, UTC
    Sean Willingham Invitational

    Sean Willingham Invitational

    For the first time in Professional Bull Riders (PBR) history, bull riding fans will get to experience the toughest sport on dirt in Chattanooga. During the event, the freshest up-and-coming bull rider

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  • October 1, 2016 - October 29, 2016Tri-State Exhibition Center
    Post-Mortem Haunted Trail

    Post-Mortem Haunted Trail

    Every year we build an all new adventure and this will be the scariest yet! Come try to survive our sadistic asylum where everyone wants revenge, encounter creatures from the grave in Raven's Hollow C

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  • October 1, 2016JJ's Bohemia
    ChattaBoogie Nights: Brightside w/ Ludge & Doyle

    ChattaBoogie Nights: Brightside w/ Ludge & Doyle

    Hailing from Queens, New York, Brightside has a predominantly mid-tempo sound, drawing inspiration from all ends of the spectrum. In a conscious effort to reach all audiences, Brightside samples a wid

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  • October 2, 2016Chattanooga Market
    CultureFest

    CultureFest

    Enjoy a multicultural fashion show, dance contest and an exhibition of culturally-themed art. Local, ethnic organizations will be on hand displaying cultural artwork, offering food samples & cooki

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  • October 2, 2016The Read House Hotel
    Musical Passport

    Musical Passport

    The Chamber Series is a favorite among patrons for a reason – beautiful music in a beautiful setting. This four-concert series at the Read House Silver Ballroom provides an intimate feel as the C

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  • October 2, 2016Collegedale Seventh Day Adventist Church
    Symphony Orchestra Fall Concert

    Symphony Orchestra Fall Concert

    The Southern Adventist University Symphony Orchestra presents a fall concert featuring the “Overture from The Abduction from the Seraglio” by Mozart, Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D major

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  • October 3, 2016Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center
    Fall Homeschool Day

    Fall Homeschool Day

    Learn how plants and animals prepare for winter. Plus, Dr. Ben Roy from The Science Zone will be holding activities in the Auditorium.

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  • October 3, 2016 - October 24, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Gospel Dinner Cruise

    Gospel Dinner Cruise

    This two-hour cruise includes live gospel music, pilot house tours and our one-time-through buffet-style dinner featuring oven baked chicken & dressing, mashed potatoes & gravy, mixed vegetabl

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  • October 4, 2016 - October 25, 2016Back stage bar at The Comedy Catch
    Danimal Acoustic Music on the

    Danimal Acoustic Music on the "Back Porch"

    Danimal Pinson playing acoustic guitar on the back porch of The Backstage Bar, connected to The Comedy Catch, 29 Station street. Happy Hour from 4-6pm Music and hospitality industry specials 6-9pm Eve

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  • October 5, 2016The Spa at The Chattanoogan
    The Everything Pink

    The Everything Pink

    Enjoy the Everything Pink menu of massages, manicures, facials and more during the month of October. Proceeds benefit the Mel Foundation for breast cancer awareness.

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  • October 5, 2016Tivoli Theatre
    Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig's Big Splash!

    Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig's Big Splash!

    Peppa Pig’s Big Splash is an action-packed live show featuring your favorite characters as life size puppets and costume characters. Come join Peppa, George, Mummy Pig, Daddy Pig and more in an a

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  • October 5, 2016 - October 9, 2016Camp Jordan Arena/Sports Complex
    Alhambra Shrine Circus

    Alhambra Shrine Circus

    The circus is coming to town. Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls of all ages get ready for the fabulous Shriners Circus. Each year, there's always something fun and fresh to see for the whole family

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  • October 5, 2016The Comedy Catch
    Hypnotist/Comedian Rich Guzzi

    Hypnotist/Comedian Rich Guzzi

    With recent appearances on Access Hollywood and in Parade Magazine, how does Comic Hypnotist Rich Guzzi plan to keep the momentum going? How about a nation wide 300 show comedy tour to prepare for the

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  • October 6, 2016 - October 9, 2016The Comedy Catch
    Drew Thomas

    Drew Thomas

    Drew Thomas is a comedian based out of Las Vegas. He tours as a headliner at clubs + colleges, opening for Rodney Carrington at theaters and arenas. The comic stylings of Drew Thomas are a hilarious p

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