New Dischord Festival featuring Michael Kallstrom, Ashley Hamilton and Tim Hinck
• This highly anticipated four-day intermedia festival kicks off with the hard-to-define artwork of this talented artist improvisational trio.
5 p.m. • Tanner Hill Gallery, 3069 S. Broad St., (423) 280-7182, tannerhillgallery.com
• Dryly observational humor covering schizo drug dealers to substitute lawyers.
8 p.m. • The Comedy Catch, 3224 Brainerd Rd. (423) 629-2233, thecomedycatch.com
8th Annual 2013 NPC Battle at the River
• Bodybuilding, figure and bikini championships. Yowza!
6:30 p.m. • Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. (423) 642-TIXS, chattanoogaonstage.com