International Market in Cooper’s Alley

Cooper's Alley at twilight with string lights
Picture this place with drum circles + Bollywood dancing | Photo by NOOGAtoday

We all get overwhelmed with holiday travelso Art 120 is bringing the world to Chattanooga.

Over 4 weekends through the end of the year (starting this Sunday), Cooper’s Alley will host celebrations of Chattanooga’s diversity with International Market and More. These free-to-enter events will feature vendors, food, art + experiences led by local cultural groups.

Here’s everything you need to start planning your local trip around the world:

🌍 South Asia + Africa | Sun., Oct. 24 | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. | Experience a drum circle led by Kofi Mawuko, Bollywood dance lessons, an Indian cooking demo, Henna, and so much more.

🌎 Dia de los Santos | Sun., Oct. 31 | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. | Enjoy live traditional dance from Xochipilli Danza Folkloirco, a singing circle, and bring a photo or item of a loved one you would like to honor.

🌏 Artist’s Sunday | Sun., Nov. 28 | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. | Beat Black Friday by shopping diverse local artists, along with performances + art activities with Art 120 and International Paint Pals.

🌍 World Holiday Market + Krampusnacht | Sat., Dec. 11 | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. + 6 a.m.-10 p.m. | Enjoy mulled cider and holiday festivities by day, and a Bavarian night market later, with music by Ashely and the X’s. Plus, if you think spooky season should go year round, join the Krampus Brigade.

If you’re a local vendor wanting to get involved, fill out this form.