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!

  • April 24, 2014Hunter Museum of American Art
    Art + Issues: A Community on the Way to Heaven

    Art + Issues: A Community on the Way to Heaven

    Charles Neal, retired minister of First Centenary United Methodist Church, explores community and faith through the work of George Segal. Just as a man and woman gaze at each other witnessed by the ci

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  • April 24, 2014 - April 26, 2014Historic Engel Stadium
    Artisti Affamati Opera Singers Present The Mighty Casey

    Artisti Affamati Opera Singers Present The Mighty Casey

    Join us for a fully staged production of The Mighty Casey by William Schuman, a retelling of the classic poem Casey at Bat. The opera singers of Artisti Affamati are joined by an orchestra, and membe

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  • April 24, 2014 - April 28, 2014AT&T Field
    Chattanooga Lookouts baseball home games – Chattanooga vs. Birmingham

    Chattanooga Lookouts baseball home games – Chattanooga vs. Birmingham

    The Chattanooga Lookouts are a Double-A Affiliate team for the LA Dodgers. Individual game tickets are available for all home games. With individual game ticket prices ranging from just $3 - $9, Looko

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  • April 24, 2014Track 29
    G. Love & Special Sauce

    G. Love & Special Sauce

    Twenty years after the release of their self-titled debut and eight years since their last live performance together, the original lineup of G. Love & Special Sauce return with their first album in ne

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  • April 24, 2014Dish-T-Pass
    Jazzanooga: Edible Jazz-An Evening with Culinary Historian Michael Twitty

    Jazzanooga: Edible Jazz-An Evening with Culinary Historian Michael Twitty

    Nationally renowned food historian and culinary blogger, Michael Twitty, will host a community lecture and cooking demonstration on Edible Jazz and the importance of tradition, nature, and availabilit

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  • April 24, 2014Memo Grill
    Jazzanooga:Jazz at Memo’s

    Jazzanooga:Jazz at Memo’s

    The legendary Memo’s is where it’s going down. Fill up on chopped wieners, sausage and barbecue while you groove to the sounds of local jazz musicians in one of Chattanooga’s most iconic eateries. Th

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  • April 24, 2014Tivoli Theatre
    The Rite of Spring

    The Rite of Spring

    Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No. 1, performed by Wesley Baldwin, was conceived and composed prior to the deterioration of his health and is, for the most part, a dark and introspective work. Stravins

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  • November 25, 2013 - June 23, 2014The Palms at Hamilton
    Big Band Nite

    Big Band Nite

    Come out and enjoy Big Band night every Monday night in The Coconut Room. The band is a collaboration of 17 musicians who play all your favorite big band and jazz sounds. Dinner and cocktails are ava

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  • January 4, 2014 - June 28, 2014The Palms at Hamilton
    Jimmy Harris on the Baby Grand

    Jimmy Harris on the Baby Grand

    Listen to the sounds of Jimmy Harris, a well-known Chattanooga musician, every Wednesday-Saturday at 7 pm. Harris performs on the Baby Grand in The Coconut Room piano bar. Dinner and cocktails are ava

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  • March 22, 2014 - October 4, 2014Tennessee Aquarium Plaza (Ross’s Landing)
    Chattanooga River Market (Saturdays, March 22-Oct. 4)

    Chattanooga River Market (Saturdays, March 22-Oct. 4)

    The River Market features live music, arts and crafts including photography, jewelry and hand-made apparel and a free yoga class at 10 am. Held Saturdays, March 22-Oct. 4, from 10 am-5 pm on the Tenne

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  • April 4, 2014 - April 25, 2014Waterhouse Pavilion at Miller Plaza
    Jazzanooga: Downtown Jazz Fridays

    Jazzanooga: Downtown Jazz Fridays

    These Jazz performances will showcase Chattanooga Community College Jazz Ensemble, Jazzanooga Youth Academy and Chattanooga’s Jazz Divas. The Waterhouse Pavilion/Miller Plaza is a beacon for downtowne

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  • April 5, 2014 - April 19, 2014Southern Belle Riverboat
    Saturday Nights “Live Jazz”

    Saturday Nights “Live Jazz”

    As part of National Jazz Appreciation Month, we have added live jazz music to our Admiral’s dinner cruise. Enjoy cruising down the scenic Tennessee River as you dine on our slow cooked Prime Rib & Shr

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  • April 10, 2014 - June 12, 2014The Camp House
    River City Sessions – Southern Music, Poetry & Storytelling

    River City Sessions – Southern Music, Poetry & Storytelling

    The River City Sessions is a collaboration of poets, authors, story tellers and musicians whose work honors life in the south and the tradition of literature and music which best express our unique cu

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  • April 10, 2014 - April 24, 2014The Camp House
    Songwriter Shootout

    Songwriter Shootout

    Our Songwriter Shootout is a listening style open mic designed for singer/songwriters and presented in partnership with the Chattanooga Songwriters Association. We desire for The Camp House to be a p

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  • April 11, 2014 - May 4, 2014Chattanooga Theatre Centre
    Pump Boys and Dinettes

    Pump Boys and Dinettes

    Drive a ways outta town, somewhere between Frog Level and Smyrna, North Carolina, and you’ll come to the place where the “Pump Boys” sell high octane and the “Dinettes” run the Double Cupp diner next

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  • April 25, 2014The Camp House
    Cereus Bright w/The Talking Blues Band

    Cereus Bright w/The Talking Blues Band

    Cereus Bright finds its muse—and its name—from the Cereus flower: a white desert flower that blooms only at night. Just as this flower grows in the most desolate of settings, so does art draw its beau

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  • April 25, 2014Tivoli Theatre
    Jazzanooga: Lalah Hathaway & Ruben Studdard

    Jazzanooga: Lalah Hathaway & Ruben Studdard

    Two extraordinary voices, one elegant evening of Jazz, Classic Soul, and Rhythm & Blues. Join us as we host Lalah Hathaway and Rueben Studdard for an elegant show with a seamless blending of classic d

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  • April 25, 2014Tivoli Theater
    Jazzanooga: Lalah Hathaway and Ruben Studdard

    Jazzanooga: Lalah Hathaway and Ruben Studdard

    Come out and listen to two extraordinary voices as we host Grammy winner Lalah Hathaway and Ruben Studdard for an evening of classic soul and jazz coupled with rhythm and blues hits – one elegant show

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  • April 26, 2014 - May 10, 2014Tennessee Valley Railroad
    Day Out With Thomas

    Day Out With Thomas

    Spend a day with Thomas the Tank Engine! Along with the 25-minute train ride, there's tons of activities like storytelling, live music, magic shows, petting zoo, mini golf & much more.

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  • April 26, 2014Whiteside Park
    Jazzanooga: JazzWalk Parade

    Jazzanooga: JazzWalk Parade

    Come and join in on Jazzanooga’s first community parade. Hit the scene on MLK Boulevard as we offer a traditional New Orleans second-line parade starting at Whiteside Park, ending in front of the Bess

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  • April 26, 2014 - April 27, 2014Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
    Living History Program: Training for a Splendid Little War

    Living History Program: Training for a Splendid Little War

    Enjoy the weekend with living history ranger programs as you explore the role Chickamauga Battlefield played as a training post during the Spanish American War. Named Camp Thomas as a tribute to Gener

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  • April 26, 2014River Gallery
    Meet the Artist: Kim Kauffman

    Meet the Artist: Kim Kauffman

    Enjoy this presentation & talk as Kim discusses cameraless and filmless image technique.

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  • April 26, 2014 - April 27, 2014221 S. Cedar Ave. South Pittsburg, TN 37380
    National Cornbread Festival

    National Cornbread Festival

    South Pittsburg becomes is an open-air shoppers' mall where the streets are filled with live entertainment, juried arts and crafts, and great foods to taste. This Southern cuisine festival honors corn

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  • April 26, 2014Coolidge Park
    Outdoor Expo and Gear Swap

    Outdoor Expo and Gear Swap

    Are you a thrill seeker? An outdoor chef? A tree hugger, tree planter or rock climber? Interested in new ways to get to your favorite play spot? Look no further. Outdoor Chattanooga will host our 7th

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  • April 26, 2014Raccoon Mtn
    Rock/Creek Scenic City Trail Marathon

    Rock/Creek Scenic City Trail Marathon

    Run one of the largest trail marathons in the Southeast, taking place on the fast, hard-packed dirt mountain bike trails of TVA's Raccoon Mountain. Be sure to watch our marathon training tips videos.

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  • April 27, 2014 - November 23, 2014First Tennessee Pavilion
    Chattanooga Market (Sundays, April 27-Nov. 23)

    Chattanooga Market (Sundays, April 27-Nov. 23)

    Now in its 13th year, the Chattanooga Market is the largest of its kind in the region and features live music, a major theme each week, local food truck eateries, fresh produce/meat/cheese and food ar

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  • April 27, 2014Hunter Museum of American Art
    Hunter Undergraduate Student Symposium: Race In America

    Hunter Undergraduate Student Symposium: Race In America

    The First annual undergraduate symposium features paper presentations from students at regional universities on the topic of race in America. This year’s symposium is held in conjunction with the curr

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  • April 27, 2014Walker Community Theatre at Memorial Auditorium
    Jazzanooga: Gregory Porter & Avery*Sunshine

    Jazzanooga: Gregory Porter & Avery*Sunshine

    Join us as we host a talented performer who has been called America’s next great male jazz singer. Some critics are inspired to comment on Porter as a new “king’ of jazz,” and a “leader of the pack,”

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  • April 27, 2014Walker Community Theater
    Jazzanooga: Gregory Porter and Avery*Sunshine

    Jazzanooga: Gregory Porter and Avery*Sunshine

    This will be a stellar evening for Jazz, Soul, Gospel and R&B featuring two amazingly gifted vocalists – Grammy winner Gregory Porter and Avery*Sunshine. Some critics are inspired to comment on Porter

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  • April 27, 2014Veterans Memorial Park 9300 Block of Apison Pike Collegedale TN 37315
    See Spot Run - A K9 5K Fun Run

    See Spot Run - A K9 5K Fun Run

    Join us for our 4th annual See Spot Run - A K9 5K Fun Run! All proceeds help AMP's Angel Fund. The Angel Fund helps people in the area get needed veterinary care for their pets in times of need. Run o

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  • April 28, 2014The Camp House
    Laura Meyer w/Sarah Clanton Shaffer

    Laura Meyer w/Sarah Clanton Shaffer

    Laura Meyer started out playing folk clubs in New York City, and she quickly stood apart from the singer-songwriter crowd. Less than a year after graduating from NYU’s Gallatin School for Individualiz

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  • April 29, 2014Tivoli Theatre
    Becoming Fools – the Story of Italo Castro

    Becoming Fools – the Story of Italo Castro

    This is an interesting documentary by Nashville-based filmmakers Athentikos, which tells the story of Italo Castro, a professional clown who became a father figure to countless street youth in Guatema

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  • April 29, 2014The Camp House
    Code & Creativity

    Code & Creativity

    Chattanooga is brimming with smart (dare we say, brilliant) designers and developers. Unfortunately, we don't come together to share our knowledge and our passions as much as we could. Until now, that

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  • April 30, 2014Tivoli Theatre
    An Evening with Gillian Welch

    An Evening with Gillian Welch

    Gillian Welch is an American singer-songwriter and typically performs with her musical partner, guitarist David Rawlings. Their sparse and dark musical style combines elements of Appalachian music, Bl

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  • April 30, 2014 - May 4, 2014AT&T Field
    Chattanooga Lookouts baseball home games – Chattanooga vs. Tennessee

    Chattanooga Lookouts baseball home games – Chattanooga vs. Tennessee

    The Chattanooga Lookouts are a Double-A Affiliate team for the LA Dodgers. Individual game tickets are available for all home games. With individual game ticket prices ranging from just $3 - $9, Looko

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  • April 30, 2014The Camp House
    Logan Vath

    Logan Vath

    Nebraska-born singer/songwriter living and playing in Norfolk, Virginia. Simple music from simple people.

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  • April 30, 2014 - July 30, 2014SpringHill Suites
    Waterside Wednesdays

    Waterside Wednesdays

    Waterside Wednesdays at Waterside Lounge, located inside SpringHill Suites Chattanooga, is a great way to spend the evening. Every Wednesday of the month, guests to Waterside will enjoy happy hour dr

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  • May 1, 2014Heritage House Arts and Civic Center
    Ambi Artists Creative Cluster

    Ambi Artists Creative Cluster

    Ambi Artists is a “cross-pollinator” where creatives of all stripes gather to reignite their creative spark. Typical get-togethers include writers & poets, fine artists & sculptors, photographers & fi

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  • May 1, 2014Track 29
    Scenic City Roots Live

    Scenic City Roots Live

    Scenic City Roots Live from Track 29 is a monthly, two-hour musical variety show that revives the historic legacy of live musical radio production. The idea is to showcase Chattanooga as a city rich i

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  • May 1, 2014Hunter Museum of American Art
    Sound and Image: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights and Beyond

    Sound and Image: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights and Beyond

    Join UTC Adjunct Professor of Saxophone Clint Schmitt and Hunter curators as they explore the music and visions expressed in the current special exhibition, “African American Art: Harlem Renaissance,

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