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Rockin’ Roller Girls Rule

You’ve got one last chance to support the Chattanooga Roller Girls at home, as they make their move up the standings. On Saturday, Aug. 10, the Girls take on the Greenville Derby Dames at the Convention Center... more »

Aug 8, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Stories, music focus of River City Sessions

The River City Sessions—not to be confused with Scenic City Roots—is a collaboration of poets, authors, storytellers and musicians whose work honors life in the South and the tradition of literature and music which best express our unique culture. more »

Apr 11, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Celebrity Chef Tour to visit St. John’s in April

The Celebrity Chef Tour began working with the foundation in 2004, bringing the unique experience of dining at the James Beard House to cities across the country. more »

Mar 28, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Test review

Tenderloin ribeye beef ribs, spare ribs drumstick jerky shoulder t-bone sirloin bresaola beef short loin chuck jowl andouille. Ball tip andouille chuck pork, tail doner chicken pastrami shankle more »

Mar 22, 2013 12:00 AM

Enjoy outdoors, art rides during Tour de Noog

Tour De Noog, an art-centric bike ride with an “insistence” on local art, is set to launch at noon on Saturday, March 23 more »

Mar 21, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Brand eyes Southside for distillery as bill nears passage

Joe Ledbetter doesn’t always drink whiskey. Wait. Yes, he does. He drinks Chattanooga Whiskey, which makes sense since he is co-owner of the brand. more »

Mar 14, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Tennessee to star in OA’s music issue

Tennessee’s rich musical heritage, with its indelible contribution to the world stage, will be the focus of the 2013 edition of the Oxford American magazine’s award-winning and critically acclaimed annual Southern music issue. more »

Feb 28, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Coffee Club brews Coffee Throwdown

Chattanooga’s coffee culture will be in full force on St. Patrick’s Day, Sunday, March 17, when professional and amateur baristas gather for the first annual Chattanooga Coffee Throwdown hosted by Thrive Studio. more »

Feb 21, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Houston Museum’s show, sale at Stratton

The Houston Museum’s 39th Annual Antiques Show & Sale will be held this year from Feb. 21-24 at one of Chattanooga’s most outstanding new venues, Stratton Hall. more »

Feb 21, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

ArtsBuild campaign kick-off set for Feb. 21

The celebration will allow attendees to participate in mini “art experiences,” including Indian dancing, sculpture, finger-painting for adults, ballet and more. more »

Feb 14, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Walls of Color opens at Melrose Boutique

Walls of Color will feature original art and print selections from world-renowned artists including Annie Lee, Curtis James and George Hunt to name a few. more »

Jan 31, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Honky ‘Châtteau’: The Bitch is Back

In case you haven’t heard by now, Elton John returns to Chattanooga on March 23 for his second concert in less than three years at The Roundhouse. more »

Jan 31, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

The Main Terrain opens on Southside

Imagine if the Walnut Street Bridge got zapped by a mad scientist’s shrink ray, then got chopped into pieces, relocated to the Southside and turned into oversized playground equipment. more »

Jan 24, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Jerre ‘Music Man’ Haskew at ESPN

Local sports broadcasting and music legend Jerre Haskew returns to the airwaves this week on ESPN 105.1-FM The Zone’s “In The Zone” with Jim Gumm with his new program, “The Music Man on Mondays” airing from 3 to 6 p.m. on Mondays. more »

Jan 24, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

CSO launches film music symposium

The Chattanooga Symphony and Opera will present the first Southeast Film Music Symposium, featuring artistic advisor George S. Clinton, from March 1 - 3 at the Tivoli Theatre and the Read House. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Creative citizens to unite around elections

The Chattanooga Chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, is launching a new program called Creative Citizenship featuring unique events in January focused on inspiring civic involvement in the upcoming municipal elections. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Music tribute pays homage to MLK

Creative Underground has collaborated with Sharon Kelly, owner of Mocha Restaurant and Music Lounge, to present an afternoon of moving musical and literary reflections to pay homage to Dr. Martin Luther King. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings