Bessie Smith Cultural Center. Dance to the Willie Kitchens band, dine and enjoy a cash bar all to benefit the Howard High School Marching 100 band. Enjoy muscle cars and the band's performance on the lawn before the event. Cost is only $60 per ticket or $1,000 for preferred seating for 8. All tickets must be purchased in advance by contacting the Bessie Smith Cultural Center by phone or credit card (423) 266-8658 or send your check to the Performing Arts League., PO Box 4389, Chattanooga, TN 37405.