First Tennessee Pavilion

  • 1801 Carter Street
  • Chattanooga, TN 37408

Adjacent to Finley Stadium, the First Tennessee Pavilion is an open-air, 50,000 sq.ft. covered pavilion, which can accommodate 3,000 to 4,000 attendees. The First Tennessee Pavilion is home to the seasonal Chattanooga Market, a local food and arts market which runs every Sunday, May-November each year. The First Tennessee Pavilion is also home to the annual 4 Bridges Arts Festival held every April. First Tennessee Pavilion Specifics:

  • Capacity: 5,000
  • 2,000 parking spaces
  • Tailgating friendly
  • Catering in-house
  • Conveniently located downtown, with Electric Shuttle and CARTA bus service available
  • Scenic views of Lookout Mountain


Contact Paul Smith by phone at (423) 266-4041 or email for more information.

Facility Info
  • Reception Capacity 5000
June 3, 2017

Enjoy 30+ craft beers, live music, local food, and seminars/demonstrations about beer education and appreciation. This is the perfect opportunity to meet the people who make the brews. Presented by Chattanooga’s Terminal Brewhouse.

August 6, 2017

Local chefs battle it out live! Patrons have the opportunity to see recipes made with fresh foods bought that day at Chattanooga Market (weekly on Sundays) in an entertaining environment. This is a special event of the Chattanooga Market.

October 14, 2017 - October 15, 2017

Chattanooga's oldest and largest German celebration, this year brings German food and live music, four Bier Gartens featuring nearly 100 local and seasonal craft brews, and entertainment for the whole family.

November 5, 2017

Put on your dancing shoes and head to one of the Chattanooga Market's most popular theme days. There will be a hardwood dance floor set up as well as live music by a big band who will get down to the sounds of Glenn Miller and other big bands of the...