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!!

  • June 28, 2016 - July 29, 2016Barking Legs Theatre
    YGBChatt Presents: Take Us Back To The 90's

    YGBChatt Presents: Take Us Back To The 90's

    Journey back in time to the days when Will Smith, Martin, & F.R.I.E.N.D.S dominated the TV screen. Back when Monica, Brandy, and Aaliyah dominated the airwaves. Back when boybands and girl-groups

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  • June 28, 2016The Revelry Room at the Chattanooga Choo Choo
    Dopapod

    Dopapod

    The Boston born Dopapod has come a long way from their college basement, DIY party roots. While maintaining to be as grassroots as their humble beginnings, the group has earned praise from taste makin

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  • June 28, 2016JJ's Bohemia
    Ben Ricketts, Side Affect, and Pumpkinseed

    Ben Ricketts, Side Affect, and Pumpkinseed

    Oxford, MS musician Ben Ricketts brings his unique brand of psychedelic pop music and visual art to Chattanooga with Side Affect and Pumpkinseed. Active for seven years, Ricketts has performed through

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  • October 31, 2015 - December 31, 2016Broad Street Grille
    Saturday Night Tasting Dinner

    Saturday Night Tasting Dinner

    Prepare yourself for a delicious tasting dinner made with the finest and freshest ingredients obtained from local farmers and purveyors. After dinner, diners may enjoy specialty cocktails while relaxi

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  • November 1, 2015 - December 18, 2016Broad Street Grille
    Sunday Champagne Brunch

    Sunday Champagne Brunch

    Sunday brunch is a must-do in Chattanooga. If you are staying with us or planning on participating in downtown activities, stop by and enjoy our award-winning brunch. The Chattanoogan’s outstandi

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  • November 4, 2015 - December 28, 2016Broad Street Grille
    Winedown Wednesday

    Winedown Wednesday

    Every Wednesday, enjoy half-price bottles of wine with your meal. Do you have a special bottle of wine that you would like to enjoy with dinner? Wednesday only, there is no corkage fee for bringing yo

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  • November 26, 2015 - June 30, 2016FEED Co. Table & Tavern
    Bluegrass Thursdays at the FEED Co. Table and Tavern

    Bluegrass Thursdays at the FEED Co. Table and Tavern

    Join the Feed Co. Table and Tavern every Thursday night for "Bluegrass Thursdays" featuring some of the best local and regional bluegrass acts around. 

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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 8, 2016 - September 15, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Senior Lunch Cruises

    Senior Lunch Cruises

    A two-hour cruise with live music, pilot house tours, live narration, free bingo for gift shop prizes and our one-time-through buffet-style lunch featuring prime rib, chicken Wisconsin, baby red potat

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  • March 15, 2016 - August 30, 2016Southside Chattanooga
    Eat, Sip, Walk: Downtown Tasting Tours

    Eat, Sip, Walk: Downtown Tasting Tours

    What should you expect on the food walk? The downtown food tour includes delectable cuisine from Easy Bistro, Blue Water Grille, Market 212, Big River Grille and Blue Plate. Tickets cost $53.95 per pe

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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 - September 25, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Chickamauga Lock Cruise

    Chickamauga Lock Cruise

    Join us for an adventure through the 60x130 foot Chickamauga lock. The lock has been in operation since 1940 and is the gateway to the upper Tennessee River. This cruise is fully narrated and includes

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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 - September 6, 2016Miller Plaza
    Basecamp in Miller Plaza

    Basecamp in Miller Plaza

    Join the River City Company for a day of collaboration and discussion with some of the most innovative minds in Chattanooga. Basecamp provides an opportunity to network with other self-starters in the

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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 19, 2016 - September 15, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Bingo Lunch Cruises

    Bingo Lunch Cruises

    This one-and-a-half hour cruise includes pilot house tours, bingo! Enjoy our one-time-through buffet-style lunch featuring roast beef, chicken, baby red potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad, roll, desser

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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 6, 2016 - August 26, 2016Miller Plaza
    Nightfall Concert Series

    Nightfall Concert Series

    Uniquely Chattanooga, Nightfall brings people to the city’s center each Friday night all summer to enjoy a variety of nationally and internationally acclaimed musical artists from many genres. Th

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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 - September 25, 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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  • May 27, 2016 - September 4, 2016Rock City Gardens
    Birds of Prey Shows

    Birds of Prey Shows

    Returning are the amazing Birds of Prey Shows. Experience these powerful and majestic birds up close. A unique learning experience high atop Lookout Mountain.

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  • May 27, 2016 - September 4, 2016Rock City Gardens
    Summer Music Weekends

    Summer Music Weekends

    Enjoy some toe-tapping music and southern cuisine at Cafe 7 during Summer Music Weekends. Activities include the Walking in Frieda’s Footsteps Tour, making Aunt Frieda’s fire fly jars and so

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  • May 28, 2016 - September 11, 2016Creative Discovery Museum
    Sid the Science Kid Exhibit

    Sid the Science Kid Exhibit

    This exhibit brings the award-winning PBS show to life as kids get hands-on in exploring everyday science. Inspired by the show's learning goals, the exhibit encourages kids to think, talk, and work t

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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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  • June 6, 2016 - July 21, 2016The Sweet and Savory Classroom
    Summer Kids Cooking Camps

    Summer Kids Cooking Camps

    Bring your kids for a week of hands-on cooking with Chef Jeff or Chef Heather, professionals with over 40 years combined experience. Each day will be a different culinary adventure. Students will lear

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  • June 7, 2016 - August 30, 2016Warner Park Swimming Pool
    Intro to SUP Classes

    Intro to SUP Classes

    Have you been wanting to try out the rapidly growing sport of standup paddleboarding, or SUP? Come join us in the comfort of the Warner Park pool with certified instructors to teach you the basics bef

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  • June 10, 2016 - September 2, 2016Peacock Alley
    Dalton Summer Concert Series

    Dalton Summer Concert Series

    Bring your crew and join for rocking concerts in downtown Dalton. Guests are welcome to bring their own chairs and food. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.

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  • June 14, 2016 - August 30, 2016Warner Park Swimming Pool
    Intro to SUP Yoga

    Intro to SUP Yoga

    Have you been wanting to try out the rapidly growing sport of standup paddleboarding, or SUP? How about trying Yoga on a SUP board? Come test your balance with us in the comfort of the Warner Park poo

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  • June 17, 2016 - July 9, 2016Chattanooga Theatre Centre
    Camelot

    Camelot

    This romantic musical premiered on Broadway in December 1960. A month later, a President was sworn into office. The two became so associated the John F. Kennedy’s presidential term was referred

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  • June 18, 2016 - August 20, 2016Chattanooga Zoo
    Teddy Bear Check Up

    Teddy Bear Check Up

    Everyone need a check-up, including our teddy bears! Bring your teddy bear, or any other plush animal, for their yearly check up by a real veterinarian. Guests will have the chance to participate in a

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  • June 29, 2016Miller Plaza
    Noon Tunes - Slim Pickens

    Noon Tunes - Slim Pickens

    Slim Pickens is a 5-piece bluegrass band that has been opening eyes and ears across the southeast. Their fast paced, lively shows are reminiscent of the diverse musical influences that the band shares

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  • June 30, 2016Hunter Museum of American Art
    Art Wise: Distinguished Speakers Series presents Stephanie Plunkett

    Art Wise: Distinguished Speakers Series presents Stephanie Plunkett

    Norman Rockwell Museum Chief Curator and Deputy Director Stephanie Plunkett will speak about Harvey Dunn, his artistic and teaching career, and the themes of his work. Because the exhibition was organ

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  • June 30, 2016Track 29
    Eli Young Band

    Eli Young Band

    Originally scheduled to play on April 2nd, the Eli Young Band show is postponed to June 30, 2016. To show appreciation to our Chattanooga, TN fans, it will become a free show to all Eli Young Band fan

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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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  • July 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016In-Town Gallery
    Sunlight on the Water

    Sunlight on the Water

    Perfectly timed for the scorching days of mid-summer, these water paintings invite the viewer to relax and imagine a refreshing place to cool off and enjoy the season. The public is invited to meet th

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  • July 1, 2016 - September 1, 2016Chattanooga Zoo
    Ales & Tales

    Ales & Tales

    Join us for Chattanooga’s wildest happy hour while enjoying a cash bar, hors d’oeuvres, animal encounters, and more. Each event night highlights a specific area of animals in the Zoo and giv

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  • July 1, 2016Association for Visual Arts (AVA)
    AVA Gallery Grand Reopening

    AVA Gallery Grand Reopening

    Celebrate the grand re-opening of the newly renovated AVA Gallery. The exhibits for this special event will be the annual AVA All Member Salon Show and Examinations: AVA Artists Reflecting on the Hunt

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  • July 2, 2016 - July 4, 2016Cherokee Farms
    MoonShine Music & Arts Festivals

    MoonShine Music & Arts Festivals

    Create new memories and dive into an immersive musical experience that you won’t forget. Gather your friends and enjoy the huge selection of artists of many genres such as EDM, Drum and Bass, Dub

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  • July 2, 2016 - July 3, 2016Camp Jordan Disc Golf Course
    Shawn Adams Memorial Tournament

    Shawn Adams Memorial Tournament

    The Shawn Adams Memorial Spirit of the Game Ultimate Tournament is a tournament that tributes Shawn Adams, the CFDC’s founding father. The Chattanooga Flying Disc Club hosts multiple disc golf ev

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  • July 2, 2016Point Park
    Artillery Demonstrations

    Artillery Demonstrations

    See history come to life as the National Park Service conducts artillery demonstrations. Hear the cannons once again thunder over the Chattanooga landscape, just as they did in November 1963. $5 per p

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  • July 2, 2016Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park
    Company Aytch at Chickamauga: A Walk with Sam Watkins

    Company Aytch at Chickamauga: A Walk with Sam Watkins

    Company Aytch is viewed as one of the purest accounts of the common, everyday soldier serving in the ranks of the Confederate armies. The book, written nearly 20 years after the war, went through seve

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  • July 2, 2016Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center
    Triple Threat: BBQ, Brews, and Bluegrass

    Triple Threat: BBQ, Brews, and Bluegrass

    Looking for a break from the hot summer days? Just a five minute drive from Chattanooga, enjoy a full access pass to Reflection Riding's picturesque 317 acres, which will be hopping with the best Chat

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  • July 2, 2016Finley Stadium
    Chattanooga FC vs New Orleans Jesters

    Chattanooga FC vs New Orleans Jesters

    Chattanooga FC is an American soccer team based in Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States. The team plays in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), a national amateur league at the fourth tier of t

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  • July 2, 2016 - July 4, 2016Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park
    Lake Winnepesaukah's Independence Day Weekend Fireworks

    Lake Winnepesaukah's Independence Day Weekend Fireworks

    Don’t miss the explosive fireworks display after spending the day enjoying great rides, games, miniature golf, delicious food and more.

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  • July 3, 2016Chattanooga Theatre Centre
    Star Spangled Supper

    Star Spangled Supper

    Load your plate with barbecue and burgers while the Chattanooga Symphony performs in the park and Independence Day fireworks light up the sky. Tickets cost $50 for adults, $10 for kids.

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  • July 3, 2016Coolidge Park
    Pops on the River & Fireworks

    Pops on the River & Fireworks

    Bring your blankets, lawn chairs & picnic baskets as you celebrate Independence Day with a concert by the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Orchestra. The performance showcases a spectrum of patrio

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  • July 3, 2016Blue Heaven River Tours Chattanooga
    Private Boat Tour and Fireworks on the Water

    Private Boat Tour and Fireworks on the Water

    Come experience a wonderful afternoon and evening on the water! This is much more than just fireworks- swim, fish, tube, eat, drink, relax, explore and enjoy the fireworks. We get underway at Lakeshor

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  • July 3, 2016Southern Belle Riverboat
    Fireworks Cruise

    Fireworks Cruise

    This is the best seat in Chattanooga to see 4th of July fireworks, going off right above you. Join us for this one-and-a-half hour cruise to enjoy the celebration of our independence. We will have con

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  • July 3, 2016Track 29
    Ani Difranco

    Ani Difranco

    As a singer, songwriter, activist and independent entrepreneur, Ani DiFranco has been setting her own pace—and encouraging countless admirers to do the same—for more than 20 years. But while

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  • July 4, 2016Creative Discovery Museum
    Red, White & Blue Days

    Red, White & Blue Days

    Red White and Blue Day gives families a fun way to celebrate the holiday while exploring the historical reason for the holiday. This may be the only place offering patriotic activities meaningful to c

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  • July 4, 2016AT&T Field
    Home Game: Chattanooga Lookouts vs Birmingham Barons

    Home Game: Chattanooga Lookouts vs Birmingham Barons

    The Chattanooga Lookouts are a Double-A A affiliate team for the Minnesota Twins and the 2015 Southern League Champions. Individual game tickets are available for all home games. With individual game

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