Plan Ahead: February 2022

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Tuesday, Feb. 1

  • Infant CPR | Tues., Feb. 1 | 4:30 p.m. + 6 p.m. | Children’s Hospital at Erlanger – Kennedy Outpatient Center, 900 E. 3rd St. | $25 | New parents can learn basic infant CPR and choking management techniques
  • Introduction to Punch Needle | Tues., Feb. 1 | 6-7:30 p.m. | The Chattery, 1800 Rossville Ave. | $55 | This introductory class will explore punch needle embroidery that can be used for pillows, wall art, and more — all supplies included.
  • Robert Cray Band | Tues., Feb. 1 | 8 p.m. | The Walker Theatre, 399 McCallie Ave. | $40-55
  • SDCL YA Adventure Club | Tues., Feb. 1 | 6:15-8:30 p.m. | Soddy-Daisy Community Library, 9619 Dayton Pike Soddy-Daisy, TN | Free, RSVP | 12-19 year olds are invited to participate in adventure role-playing games — make new friends + find your inner hero (or villain)
  • Adult Archery – Aim your Game | Tues., Feb. 1 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free | All adults 18+ can try target-style archery with games — no registration required.
  • Try Archery! | Tues., Feb. 1 | 3-5 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free, RSVP | This free indoor class offers a hands-on opportunity to learn more about the sport of archery.

Wednesday, Feb. 2

  • Barley Hanging On – Open Mic Comedy | Wed., Feb. 2 | 9 p.m. | Barley Chattanooga, 235 E M L King Blvd. | Free, RSVP | See new material from local + regional comedians at this open mic night hosted by Noah Capodiferro. 
  • Open Mic Night | Wed., Feb. 2 | 7:30 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $7 | Check out Chattanooga’s “Longest Running Open Mic Show,” showcasing regional + local talent.
  • Gardening Series: Sowing Your Garden | Wed., Feb. 2 | 6-7:30 p.m. | The Chattery, 1800 Rossville Ave. | $25 | This segment of the Gardening 101 series is hosted by Gardenchick owner Karen Creel.
  • Galactic Mountain Majesty Painting | Wed., Feb. 2 | 7-9 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 1309 Panorama Dr. Ste. 111 | $39-48 | Try out galaxy-inspired painting with a paintbrush in one hand and a glass of wine in the other.

Thursday, Feb. 3

  • 2022 Teen Art Show | Thurs., Feb. 3 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Hunter Museum | Free | The Hunter Museum will celebrate the work of young artists who create pieces that explore their identity.
  • The Chattanooga Boat Show | Thurs., Feb. 3-Sun., Feb. 6 | Various times | Chattanooga Convention Center  | $12-20 | Shop from local boat dealers with hundreds of boats on display. 
  • Tennessee Statewide Women’s Policy Conference | Thurs., Feb. 3-Fri., Feb. 4 | Various times | The Westin Chattanooga | $99+ | Participants will learn about current legislation affecting women’s lives and how to inspire new policy initiatives to impact their future.
  • Workout on Wheels | Thurs., Feb. 3 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Circus Arts & Performance Center, 2315 Cannon Ave. | $20 | Come dressed in your best Jane Fonda costume + skating safety gear and get ready to workout on skates.
  • Instragram Live with Adassa | Thurs., Feb. 3 | 5 p.m. | Online, Latina Professional of Chattanooga | Free | Join the Latina Professionals of Chattanooga as they chat with singer + actress Adassa, who voices the character of Dolores Madrigal in Disney’s “Encanto.”
  • Xpert Design & Construction Job Fair | Thurs., Feb. 3 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Bethlehem Center, 200 W. 38th St. | Free, RSVP | Job opportunities include work in landscaping, flooring, painting, electrical, and more.
  • Conversations with Roland Carter – A Living Legend | Thurs., Feb. 3 | 7 p.m. | Online, NAACP Chattanooga Hamilton County Branch | Free | This discussion kicks off our local NAACP’s Black History Month event series.

Friday, Feb. 4

  • Lookout Wild Film Festival | Fri., Feb. 4-Sun., Feb. 6 | Various times | Tivoli Theatre | $20-55 | The 10th annual festival will feature more than 50 outdoor + conservation films from around the world.
  • Ward Davis with Special Guest Tanner Usrey | Fri., Feb. 4 | 7 p.m. | Songbirds | $20
  • Carpetbagger’s Comedy Night | Fri., Feb. 4 | 9 p.m. | Bode Chattanooga, 730 Chestnut St. | Watch NYC comics from Netflix, Comedy Central, SiriusXM, BuzzFeed, and NPR fame join Southeast favorites — tickets include one beer.
  • First Friday Open House | Fri., Feb. 4 | 6-8 p.m. | Area 61 Gallery, 721 Broad St. | Free, RSVP | Mix + mingle with over 20 professional local artists, whose latest work will be showcased at the gallery.
  • The Velcro Pygmies | Fri., Feb. 4 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $20+ | Take a trip to the past with 80s-inspired rock ‘n’ roll. 
  • Paul Conyers | Fri., Feb. 4 | 7:30 p.m. + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $17-19 | Comedian Paul Conyers released his debut special in 2020 and was the winner of the 2020 World Series of Comedy.

Saturday, Feb. 5

  • Riley Green | Sat., Feb. 5 | 7 p.m. | Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium | $34-109 | Riley Green is joined by artists Corey Smith and Kameron Marlowe at this country concert.
  • Victor Wooten, Master Class and Show | Sat., Feb. 5 | 3 p.m. + 8 p.m. | Songbirds | $45-150 | Five-time Grammy award-winning bass guitarist Victor Wooten hosts a master class about his latest book, “The Spirit of Music,” before performing solo.
  • Open Gate Day | Sat., Feb. 5 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Lula Lake Land Trust, 5000 Lula Lake Rd. | $16+ | With 8+ miles of trails, bluff views, and a 120-foot waterfall, adventure awaits you at Lula Lake.
  • Paul Conyers | Sat., Feb. 5 | 7:30 p.m. + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $17-19 | Comedian Paul Conyers released his debut special in 2020 and was the winner of the 2020 World Series of Comedy.
  • Raptor Reflection | Sat., Feb. 5 | 9-10 a.m. | Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Rd. | $0-5 | Get up close and personal with Reflection Riding’s birds of prey. 
  • Vulture Adventure | Sat., Feb. 5 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Rd. | $15-20 | Take a walk around the ponds at Reflection Riding with the center’s Black Vulture, Vlad.
  • Bob Marley’s Birthday Bash with Zion Albert | Sat., Feb. 5 | 6:30-10:30 p.m. | Regan’s Place, 24 Station St. | $10 | Celebrate the legacy of Bob Marley with a live performance by reggae artist Zion Albert and a special DJ set by Element.
  • Citizen Forester Classes | Sat., Feb. 5 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | Ivy Academy, 8520 Dayton Pike | $25 | A hands-on experience to promote trees + tree health, foster tree advocacy, and build a core of volunteers.

Sunday, Feb. 6

  • 3rd Annual Black Excellence Chattanooga Awards | Sun., Feb. 6 | 3-8 p.m. | Chattanooga Convention Center | $25-150 | The Chattanooga Business Elite presents this award show celebrating the local Black community. 
  • Open Gate Day | Sun., Feb. 6 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Lula Lake Land Trust, 5000 Lula Lake Rd. | $16+ | With 8+ miles of trails, bluff views, and a 120-foot waterfall, adventure awaits you at Lula Lake.
  • The Other Brothers | Sun., Feb. 6 | 6-9 p.m. | Wanderlinger Brewing Co., 1208 King St. | Free | The Other Brothers are an improvisational jug band performing “Grateful Soul, Folk-n-Weirdgrass.”
  • Ballet Buns & Bourbon | Sun., Feb. 6 | 11 a.m. + 1 p.m. | HairBenders Northshore, 330 Frazier Ave. Unit 108 | $10-12 | This interactive class for dads + their young dancers will teach the step-by-step process to construct the perfect ballet bun — it will also feature bourbon tasting for the adults.

Feb. 7-13

Monday, Feb. 7

  • Chattanooga Grotto Meeting | Mon., Feb. 7 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free, no RSVP | Anyone is welcome to come see what being a local caver is all about.
  • The Business of Comedy | Mon., Feb. 7 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Online, The Chattery | $15 | Learn from Bridgette Martin, who has nearly two decades of experience in the live comedy industry — both on the stage and behind the scenes.
  • Sunrise Movement Chattanooga Informational Meeting | Mon., Feb. 7 | 6-7 p.m. | UTC Guerry Center, 683 Oak St. + online | Free | Sunrise Movement Chattanooga is a grassroots movement focused on climate advocacy, food equity, and more.
  • A Conversation with Art Spiegelman | Mon., Feb. 7 | 7 p.m. | Online, Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga | Free, RSVP | Spiegelman will discuss his book and ​​the importance of “student-centered dialogue” about the Holocaust.

Tuesday, Feb. 8

  • String Theory Season XIII: Suk, Kodály And Smetana | Tues., Feb. 8 | 6-8 p.m. | Hunter Museum | $10-45 | Enjoy String Theory’s Bohemian Rhapsody with three of the most representative chamber music works of Eastern Europe by Suk, Kodály and Smetana.
  • Hippie Sabotage with Daisy Guttridge | Tues., Feb. 8 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $30 | This 18+ show features dance + electronic music.
  • Real Estate Career Night | Tues., Feb. 8 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. | Keller Williams Greater Chattanooga | Free, RSVP | Find out what it takes to get a real estate license in TN + GA and get all of your realty questions answered.
  • Workforce Pathways: Neurodiversity in Hiring | Tues., Feb. 8 | 2-3 p.m. | Online, The Enterprise Center | Free, RSVP | Tune in online for a panel discussion with Microsoft, Unum, and UTC as they discuss how a neurodiverse staff can strengthen your business.
  • Adult Archery – Aim your Game | Tues., Feb. 8 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free | All adults 18+ can try target-style archery with games — no registration required.
  • Try Archery! | Tues., Feb. 8 | 3-5 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free, RSVP | This free indoor class offers a hands-on opportunity to learn more about the sport of archery.
  • Black HIV/AIDS Awareness | Tues., Feb. 8 | 7 p.m. | Online, NAACP Chattanooga Hamilton County Branch | Free | This event is a part of our local NAACP’s Black History Month event series.
  • Chattanooga Writers Guild: Writing Romance | Tues., Feb. 8 | 7 p.m. | Chattanooga Writers Guild, virtual | Free | Just in time for Valentine’s Day, author Kelle Z. Riley will present an overview of the Romance writing industry + craft tips on romance writing.

Wednesday, Feb. 9

  • Basics of Floral Design: Winter Whites Vase Arrangement | Wed., Feb. 9 | 6-7 p.m. | The Chattery | $60 | Learn all things floral design from BloomHeart Flower Co. owner Katy Billings. 
  • Barley Hanging On – Open Mic Comedy | Wed., Feb. 9 | 9 p.m. | Barley Chattanooga, 235 E M L King Blvd. | Free, RSVP | See new material from local + regional comedians at this open mic night hosted by Noah Capodiferro. 
  • Book Chatt Connection | Wed., Feb. 9 | 10:30-11:30 a.m. | Downtown Chattanooga Public Library + virtual | Free | Book Chatt is a chance to spend time with other book lovers in the community.

Thursday, Feb. 10

Friday, Feb. 11

  • Landry | Fri., Feb. 11 | 7:30 p.m. + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $17-19 | Landry is a previous winner of the 2012 World Series of Comedy and The Boston Comedy Festival.
  • Beginner Tai Chi | Fri., Feb. 11 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Online, The Chattery | $12 | This class focuses on  Dr. Paul Lam’s Tai Chi for Health, which is a slow, gentle form of Tai Chi targeted for seniors. 
  • Tying the Knot (Basic Knot Tying) | Fri., Feb. 11 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Crabtree Farms, 1000 E. 30th St. | $30 | Celebrate your Valentine’s weekend by “tying the knot” at this ​​workshop.
  • Aerial Yoga Pop Up with Rebecca Balch | Fri., Feb. 11 | 6:30-7:45 p.m. | Thrive Yoga and Wellness, 7633 E. Brainerd Rd. | RSVP | This class, which is perfect for new + experienced yogis, uses aerial slings to experience poses in new ways.

Saturday, Feb. 12

  • The Afternooners with Connor Kelly ATTP and Eric Kirkendoll | Sat., Feb. 12 | 7 p.m. | Songbirds | $10+ | Chattanooga-natives The Afternooners explore genres like jazz, reggae, blues, and alternative rock.
  • Landry | Sat., Feb. 12 | 7:30 p.m. + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $17-19 | Landry is a previous winner of the 2012 World Series of Comedy and The Boston Comedy Festival.
  • Raptor Reflection | Sat., Feb. 12 | 9-10 a.m. | Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Rd. | $0-5 | Get up close and personal with Reflection Riding’s birds of prey. 
  • Vulture Adventure | Sat., Feb. 12 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Rd. | $15-20 | Take a walk around the ponds at Reflection Riding with the center’s Black Vulture, Vlad.
  • Mardi Gras 2022: Strange Love | Sat., Feb. 12 | 7 p.m.-1 a.m. | The Read House | $72.50-92+ | Enjoy a night with a full Cajun buffet, party favors, dancing, the crowing of the king + queen of Chattanooga Mardi Gras, and more.
  • Stars above the Battlefield: Then & Now | Sat., Feb. 12 | 6:30 p.m. | Recreation Field on Chickamauga Battlefield, 3370 Lafayette Rd., Fort Oglethorpe, GA | Free | In partnership with the Barnard Astronomical Society of Chattanooga, this ranger-led program discusses the night skies above Chickamauga Battlefield during the Civil War compared to today.
  • Lunar New Year | Sat., Feb. 12 | 12-4 p.m. | Creative Discovery Museum | $10-20 | Families will have the opportunity to experience the different ways members of our community celebrate the start of the new year with a variety of immersive activities + experiences.
  • Tennessee Valley Bonsai Society Meeting | Sat., Feb. 12 | 2 p.m. | Urban Horticulture Supply, 3009 Wood Ave. | Free | This meeting is open to anyone who wants to learn about the art of bonsai.
  • Galentines at VK Salon | Sat., Feb. 12 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | VK Salon, 55 E. Main St. | $20 | Grab your pals for a stylist-led demonstration on how to curl your hair.
  • Make & Take: Natural Skincare | Sat., Feb. 12 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Crabtree Farms, 1000 E. 30th St. | $35 | Celebrate Galentine’s Day early and indulge in a self-care workshop where you’ll learn how to make skin salve and face oil.
  • The Princess Bride | Sat., Feb. 12 | 3 p.m. + 7 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10-12 | The Bobby Stone Film Series presents a fairy tale adventure about a woman and her one true love.

Sunday, Feb. 13

  • Sunday Studio | Sun., Feb. 13 | 2-4 p.m. | Hunter Museum | $0-20 | Get creative with drop-in art making experiences for guests of all ages.
  • Golden Girls Galentine’s Costume Party | Sun., Feb. 13 | 6-9 p.m. | Vinterest Antiques, 2105 Northpoint Blvd. Hixson, TN | $20 | Grab your gal pals + don your best Golden Girls costumes for a memorable Galentine’s Day. 
  • Goat Yoga on the Farm | Sun., Feb. 13 | 9:30-11 a.m. | Moser Manor Farms, 1649 Kamin Rd. | $25 | Cuddle up with some goats while you try meditative yoga poses.
  • The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert | Sun., Feb. 13 | 2 p.m. | Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater | $15 | This limited screening features restored footage of The Beatles’ final public performance.
  • Chattanooga 101 History Class | Sun., Feb. 13 | 2-3 p.m. | National Medal of Honor Heritage Museum | Free | This series of classes on local history will be led by Chattanooga-Hamilton County Historian Linda Moss Mines.
  • Beauty & the Beast | Sun., Feb. 13 | 2 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10-12 | The Bobby Stone Film Series presents a classic Disney fairytale.
  • Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner | Sun., Feb. 13 | 6 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10-12 | The Bobby Stone Film Series will present a series of films starring Sidney Poitier to celebrate the late actor, director, and civil rights advocate.

Feb. 14-20

Monday, Feb. 14

  • Learn to Ride a Bicycle Class | Mon., Feb. 14 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free, RSVP | Whether your child is struggling to ride without training wheels or you’ve been too intimidated to try biking on your own, this class is open to anyone wanting to learn the basics of safe bike riding.
  • Soap Making 101 | Mon., Feb. 14 | 6-8:30 p.m. | The Chattery, 1800 Rossville Ave. | $45 | Learn how to make skin nourishing soaps with oils + lye — you’ll leave the class with five to six bars.
  • Romance at Ruby | Mon., Feb. 14 | 9:45 p.m. | Ruby Falls | $89.95+ per couple | Celebrate Valentine’s Day under lantern lights + hear the love stories of legendary Chattanoogans.
  • Valentines Dinner at The Wanderer | Mon., Feb. 14 | 9 p.m. | Hotel Indigo, 300 W. 6th St. | $50 | Enjoy a three-course dinner and wine + cocktail specials.
  • Valentines Market | Mon., Feb. 14 | 11 a.m.-3 p.m. | Kitchen Incubator of Chattanooga, 5704 Marlin Rd. | Free entry | Various local vendors + food trucks will offer plenty of food and gifts for you or that special person.
  • The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert | Mon., Feb. 14 | 6:30 p.m. | Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater | $15 | This limited screening features restored footage of The Beatles’ final public performance.

Tuesday, Feb. 15

  • Caroline Polachek | Tues., Feb. 15 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $25-60 | Polachek’s previous album “Pang” topped year-end lists globally — including Dazed, The Guardian, NPR. 
  • Adult Archery – Aim your Game | Tues., Feb. 15 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free | All adults 18+ can try target-style archery with games — no registration required.
  • Try Archery! | Tues., Feb. 15 | 3-5 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free, RSVP | This free indoor class offers a hands-on opportunity to learn more about the sport of archery.
  • Rapid Learning: Intro to Kayaking and Roll Practice | Tues., Feb. 15 | 7-9 p.m. | Southern Adventist University Hulsey Wellness Center, 4870 University Dr. | Free+ | Your first visit is free in this winter session introduction to kayaking + skills practices.
  • Mental Health in the Black Community | Tues., Feb. 15 | 7 p.m. | Online, NAACP Chattanooga Hamilton County Branch | Free | This event is a part of our local NAACP’s Black History Month event series.
  • Circus on Ice | Tues., Feb. 15 | 4 p.m. + 6:30 p.m. | Chattanooga Convention Center | $15+ | A magical performance for all ages with some of your favorite characters and amazing circus acts. 
  • Uke’n Be My Valentine | Tues., Feb. 15 | 5-6 p.m. | Collegedale City Hall – West Room, 4910 Swinyar Dr. | Free, RSVP | Aspiring ukulelists 16 and up can learn the basics of playing the ukulele in this class.
  • The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert | Tues., Feb. 15 | 6:30 p.m. | Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater | $15 | This limited screening features restored footage of The Beatles’ final public performance.

Wednesday, Feb. 16

  • Kenny Wayne Shepherd | Wed., Feb. 16 | 7:30 p.m. | The Walker Theatre, 399 McCallie Ave. | $50-75 | Louisiana-born artist Kenny Wayne Shepherd puts on a blues rock, guitar-centered performance.
  • Open Mic Night | Wed., Feb. 16 | 7:30 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $7 | Check out Chattanooga’s “Longest Running Open Mic Show,” showcasing regional + local talent.
  • Barley Hanging On – Open Mic Comedy | Wed., Feb. 16 | 9 p.m. | Barley Chattanooga, 235 E M L King Blvd. | Free, RSVP | See new material from local + regional comedians at this open mic night hosted by Noah Capodiferro. 
  • Full Moon Intention Setting | Wed., Feb. 16 | 6-7:30 p.m. | The Chattery, 1800 Rossville Ave. | $25 | Set your intentions for the remainder of the year.
  • The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert | Wed., Feb. 16 | 6:30 p.m. | Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater | $15 | This limited screening features restored footage of The Beatles’ final public performance.

Thursday, Feb. 17

  • An Evening with Drew And Ellie Holcomb | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 7 + 9:30 p.m. | The Walker Theatre, 399 McCallie Ave. | $37-55 | All patrons must provide a negative COVID PCR test within 24 hours of the show or proof of vaccination.
  • Elvie Shane with Frank Ray | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $15-30 | This concert benefits the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Chattanooga.
  • Cast Iron Cooking 101 | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 2-3:30 p.m. | Online, The Chattery | $12 | New + experienced cooks can learn about cast iron cookware’s unique cooking opportunities.
  • Valentines Wine Tasting | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 5-8 p.m. | The Company at The Kinley Hotel | $110 | Enjoy some pours of some of the most sought-after wine from Chateau Gaby — your ticket includes food, drink, tax + gratuity.
  • Regions: “Smart Money Habits” | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 7 p.m. | Online, NAACP Chattanooga Hamilton County Branch | Free | This event is a part of our local NAACP’s Black History Month event series.
  • CIVIQ: Retrofitting Suburbia for Urgent Challenges | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 5-7 p.m. | Camp House, 806 E. 12th St. | Free, RSVP | Author and leading urbanist Dr. Ellen Dunham-Jones presents success stories from her recent book, “Case Studies in Retrofitting Suburbia.”
  • Nature by the Pint – Your Brain on Nature with Dr. Drew Bailey | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 6-7 p.m. | Tanasi Brewing & Supplies, 1510 Riverside Dr. | Free | UTC’s Dr. Drew Bailey explores the neuroscience + mechanics of how nature influences mental health with local research and examples.
  • The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 6:30 p.m. | Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater | $15 | This limited screening features restored footage of The Beatles’ final public performance.
  • The Unknown Surrealist: The Infinite World of Remedios Varo | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 2 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Chatt State’s Humanities + Fine Arts Division explores the surrealist artist Remedios Varo as a part of its Chautauqua Series.

Friday, Feb. 18

  • Carpetbagger’s Comedy Night | Fri., Feb. 18 | 9 p.m. | Bode Chattanooga, 730 Chestnut St. | Watch NYC comics from Netflix, Comedy Central, SiriusXM, BuzzFeed, and NPR fame join Southeast favorites — tickets include one beer.
  • Nathan Owens: Comedy Special Taping | Fri., Feb. 18 | 8-10:30 p.m. | JJ’s Bohemia, 231 E. MLK Blvd. | $10 | Comedian Nathan Owens films his debut comedy special.
  • Dale Jones | Fri., Feb. 18 | 7:30 p.m. + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $20-25 | Dale Jones was a finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing and recently won at the prestigious Antelope Valley Comedy Festival.
  • Con Nooga | Fri., Feb. 18-Sun., Feb. 20 | Various times | Chattanooga Convention Center | $25-60 | Celebrate the joys of fandom at this multi-genre convention.
  • Disney’s Aladdin Jr. | Fri., Feb. 18 | 7 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre | $12.50+ | Discover “A Whole New World” with this magically updated musical adaptation based on the 1992 film. 
  • The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert | Fri., Feb. 18 | 6:30 p.m. | Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater | $15 | This limited screening features restored footage of The Beatles’ final public performance.

Saturday, Feb. 19

  • Punch Brothers | Sat., Feb. 19 | 8 p.m. | The Walker Theatre, 399 McCallie Ave. | $40-55
  • Over Easy EP Release Party | Sat., Feb. 19 | 8 p.m. | Songbirds | $10+ | This 21+ event celebrates funk-rock group Over Easy’s newest release.
  • Departure – The Journey Tribute Band | Sat., Feb. 19 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $20 | After performing for 20 years, Departure has become one of the most respected Journey tribute bands in the nation.
  • Dale Jones | Sat., Feb. 19 | 7:30 p.m. + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $20-25 | Dale Jones was a finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing and recently won at the prestigious Antelope Valley Comedy Festival.
  • Raptor Reflection | Sat., Feb. 19 | 9-10 a.m. | Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Rd. | $0-5 | Get up close and personal with Reflection Riding’s birds of prey. 
  • Vulture Adventure | Sat., Feb. 19 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Rd. | $15-20 | Take a walk around the ponds at Reflection Riding with the center’s Black Vulture, Vlad.
  • Ruins of Old Harrison Kayak Tour | Sat., Feb. 19 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | Location TBD | $35 | View remnants of the town of Old Harrison, which was lost during the creation of the Chickamauga Dam in 1940, by kayak.
  • Beginner Smartphone Photography | Sat., Feb. 19 | 1-2:30 p.m. | The Chattery, 1800 Rossville Ave. | $25 | Learn basic techniques of composing a great photo on your smartphone and test your skills on a photography hunt of everyday objects.
  • The Lookouts 2022 Hiring Fair | Sat., Feb. 19 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m. | AT&T Field | Free | The Lookouts will be hiring for several positions including food and beverage staff.
  • 14th Annual Chocolate Fling | Sat., Feb. 19 | 6:30-10:30 p.m. | The Read House | $35+ | The Epilepsy Foundation of Southeast Tennessee is hosting a night full of music, a live auction, and various chocolate delicacies from the finest local chocolatiers.
  • Disney’s Aladdin Jr. | Sat., Feb. 19 | 2:30 p.m.  + 7 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre | $12.50+ | Discover “A Whole New World” with this magically updated musical adaptation based on the 1992 film.
  • The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert | Sat., Feb. 19 | 6:30 p.m. | Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater | $15 | This limited screening features restored footage of The Beatles’ final public performance.
  • King Richard | Sat., Feb. 19 | 3 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10-12 | The Bobby Stone Film Series presents this biopic of Richard Williams, father of tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams.
  • Dune | Sat., Feb. 19 | 7 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10-12 | The Bobby Stone Film Series presents this modern adaptation of Frank Herbert’s 1965 epic “Dune.”
  • Burlaep Birthday Boogie | Sat., Feb. 19 | 7-11 p.m. | Burlaep Print and Press, 801 E 11th St. | $10 | Burlaep celebrates their first birthday with DJ stylings from Good Noise Collective — a portion of all sales will go directly to SORBA + the SCC.
  • Benefits of Beekeeping | Sat., Feb. 19 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Beekeeper + Master Gardener will share beekeeping basics and benefits it can have on your garden.

Sunday, Feb. 20

  • Umphrey’s McGee | Sun., Feb. 20 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $35 | Umphrey’s McGee boast a 17+ year career of performing more than 100 annual concerts, releasing eight studio albums, and selling more than 3.5 million tracks online.
  • Dale Jones | Sun., Feb. 20 | 7:30 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $20-25 | Dale Jones was a finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing and recently won at the prestigious Antelope Valley Comedy Festival.
  • 2022 Chatter Bowl | Sun., Feb. 20 | 3-5 p.m. | Spare Time Entertainment, 5518 Brainerd Rd. | $25 | A friendly bowling competition to support Chatter Camp for non-verbal children, pre-registration is required by Feb. 14 — all ages and abilities welcome. 
  • Disney’s Aladdin Jr. | Sun., Feb. 20 | 2:30 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre | $12.50+ | Discover “A Whole New World” with this magically updated musical adaptation based on the 1992 film.
  • The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert | Sun., Feb. 20 | 2:30 p.m. | Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater | $15 | This limited screening features restored footage of The Beatles’ final public performance.
  • Aladdin | Sun., Feb. 20 | 2 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10-12 | The Bobby Stone Film Series presents a Disney classic.
  • In the Heat of the Night | Sun., Feb. 20 | 6 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10-12 | The Bobby Stone Film Series will present a series of films starring Sidney Poitier to celebrate the late actor, director, and civil rights advocate.

Feb. 21-28

Monday, Feb. 21

  • Tennessee Songwriters Week | Mon., Feb. 21 | 6 p.m. | Songbirds | $5 | Qualifying round winners from Chattanooga + Southeast Tennessee compete for songwriting opportunities.
  • Fire Cider 101 | Mon., Feb. 21 | 6-7:30 p.m. | The Chattery, 1800 Rossville Ave. | $35 | Learn more about the benefits of Fire Cider, an herbal tonic believed to boost your immune system and ward off colds.
  • Freedom is not Free: A Call to Action | Mon., Feb. 21 | 7 p.m. | Online, NAACP Chattanooga Hamilton County Branch | Free | This event is a part of our local NAACP’s Black History Month event series.
  • Craft Axe Throwing: 1 Year Anniversary | Mon., Feb. 21 | 3-9 p.m. | Craft Axe Throwing, 619 Camp Jordan Pkwy. | Price of purchase/Free | Celebrate Craft Axe Throwing’s birthday with a food can collection for the Chattanooga Food Bank + a free beer tasting.

Tuesday, Feb. 22

  • Rent | Tues., Feb. 22 | 7:30 p.m. | Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium | $38+ | Celebrate the 25th anniversary of this celebrated touring production of Jonathan Larson’s “Rent.”
  • Adult Archery – Aim your Game | Tues., Feb. 22 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free | All adults 18+ can try target-style archery with games — no registration required.
  • Taproom Tuesday | Tues., Feb. 22 | 6-9 p.m. | Fountainhead Taproom, 1617 Rossville Ave. | Free + $7 skate rentals | Enjoy beer while you roller skate.
  • Try Archery! | Tues., Feb. 22 | 3-5 p.m. | Outdoor Chattanooga, 200 River St. | Free, RSVP | This free indoor class offers a hands-on opportunity to learn more about the sport of archery.
  • Finding Work You Love | Tues., Feb. 22 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Online, The Chattery | Career coach Dr. Rose Opengart will help you find your dream job. 
  • Black Creek Local Author Reading Series (Part 1) | Tues., Feb. 22 | 6-8:30 a.m. | Black Creek Mountain Clubhouse Dining Room, 4700 Cummings Cove Dr. | Free | This adults-only event will feature a reading with five local authors + food and drink available for purchase. 

Wednesday, Feb. 23

  • “Rent” | Wed., Feb. 23 | 7:30 p.m. | Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium | $38+| Celebrate the 25th anniversary of this celebrated touring production of Jonathan Larson’s “Rent.”
  • Barley Hanging On – Open Mic Comedy | Wed., Feb. 23 | 9 p.m. | Barley Chattanooga, 235 E M L King Blvd. | Free, RSVP | See new material from local + regional comedians at this open mic night hosted by Noah Capodiferro. 
  • Home Canning 101 | Wed., Feb. 23 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Online, The Chattery | $12 | Beginner + experienced home food preservers alike can learn from this overview of safe canning methods.
  • Main Street Farmers Market | Wed., Feb. 23 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 1804 Chestnut St. | Price of purchase | Shop locally grown products from area farmers.

Thursday, Feb. 24

  • “Rent” | Thurs., Feb. 24 | 7:30 p.m. | Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium | $38+ | Celebrate the 25th anniversary of this celebrated touring production of Jonathan Larson’s “Rent.”
  • Neal Francis with Emily Wolfe | Thurs., Feb. 24 | 7 p.m. | Songbirds | $18 | This is a 21+ show. 
  • Winter Workshop – Basics of Backpacking | Thurs., Feb. 24 | 7-8 p.m. | Online, Outdoor Chattanooga | Free, RSVP | Learn more about Chattanooga’s Cumberland trail system and prepare for your next backpacking trip.
  • About That Film Life | Thurs., Feb. 24 | 7 p.m. | Online, NAACP Chattanooga Hamilton County Branch | Free | This panel discussion closes out our local NAACP’s Black History Month series. 
  • South Bound Author Series: Michael Almond | Thurs., Feb. 24 | 6 p.m. | Arts Building, 301 E. 11th St. | $15 | Michael Almond will discuss his debut murder mystery + legal thriller novel, “The Tannery,” and the history behind the story. 
  • Preview Party of the 48th Annual Antiques Show & Sale | Thurs., Feb. 24 | 7-9 p.m. | The Read House | $80 | Enjoy an evening of Ragtime music and early bird shopping of antiques, collectibles, and art.
  • The Onward Experience Conference | Thurs., Feb. 24 | 11 a.m. | The Turnbull, 1401 Fort St. | $497+ | CROFT & FROST host this entrepreneurial growth conference centered around networking and business expansion. 
  • Planting with Love Workshop | Thurs., Feb. 24 | 6-8 p.m. | Bees on a Bicycle, 1909 Market St. | $25 | Choose a pot and your favorite plants with a partner to create a beautiful arrangement — this is an outdoor event, so make sure to dress for the weather.

Friday, Feb. 25

  • Gene Moore | Fri., Feb. 25 | 7:30 p.m. + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $17-19 | Comedian Gene Moore is known for his fast paced + high energy performance style.
  • Houston Museum 48th Annual Antique Show & Sale | Fri., Feb. 25-Sun., Feb. 27 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | The Read House | $10 | Check out the finest wares from over 30 dealers from around the country. 
  • 10th Annual Mardi Gras Gala | Fri., Feb. 25 | 7-11 p.m. | Stratton Hall, 3146 Broad St. | $70+ | The ​​Chambliss Center for Children hosts an evening of beads, jazz music, hurricane cocktails, Cajun-inspired food, and more.
  • Night Glide | Fri., Feb. 25 | 7-10 p.m. | Arts Avenue, 1800 Rossville Ave. | $10 entrance fee + $7 skate rentals | Disco + skate the night away with Moonlight Roller.
  • Pressure Canning 101 | Fri., Feb. 25 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Crabtree Farms, 1000 E. 30th St. | $40 | Get some hands-on experience with pressure canning in Crabtree Farm’s farm kitchen.
  • Disney’s Aladdin Jr. | Fri., Feb. 20 | 7 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre | $12.50+ | Discover “A Whole New World” with this magically updated musical adaptation based on the 1992 film.

Saturday, Feb. 26

  • Dave Mason | Sat., Feb. 26 | 8 p.m. | The Walker Theatre, 399 McCallie Ave. | $45-65 | Dave Mason has penned over 100 songs, has three gold albums, and has worked with an enviable list of musicians — including Jimi Hendrix + Eric Clapton. 
  • Ana Popovic | Sat., Feb. 26 | 7 p.m. | Songbirds | $30-50 | Modern blues guitar player Ana Popovic celebrates 20 years as a touring musician. 
  • Ryan Hurd with Conner Smith | Sat., Feb. 26 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $20-99 | This concert features an opportunity for a Ryan Hurd VIP experience. 
  • ​​Gene Moore | Sat., Feb. 26 | 7:30 p.m. + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch | $17-19 | Comedian Gene Moore is known for his fast paced + high energy performance style.
  • Raptor Reflection | Sat., Feb. 26 | 9-10 a.m. | Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Rd. | $0-5 | Get up close and personal with Reflection Riding’s birds of prey. 
  • Vulture Adventure | Sat., Feb. 26 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Rd. | $15-20 | Take a walk around the ponds at Reflection Riding with the center’s Black Vulture, Vlad.
  • Pics with Pups | Sat., Feb. 26 | 4-7 p.m. | Moser Manor Farms, 1649 Kamin Rd. | $50 | Have a mini photoshoot with your pet to raise funds for the McKamey Animal Center.
  • Reflections of the Soul – Opening Reception | Sat., Feb. 26 | 5:30-9 p.m. | Townsend Atelier, 301 E. 11th St. | Free entry | Ukrainian artist Victoria Kalaichi presents a solo art exhibition + sale that features 30 paintings.
  • Disney’s Aladdin Jr. | Sat., Feb. 26 | 2:30 p.m. + 7 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre | $12.50+ | Discover “A Whole New World” with this magically updated musical adaptation based on the 1992 film.
  • The Tragedy of Macbeth | Sat., Feb. 26 | 3 p.m. + 7 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10+ | The Bobby Stone Film Series will present the newest adaptation of the Shakespeare classic.
  • Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies | Sat., Feb. 26 | 7:30 p.m. | Memorial Auditorium | $15+ | Listen to the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera present music from classic Disney movies.

Sunday, Feb. 27

  • Cumberland Trail Overnight Backpacking Trip | Sat., Feb. 26-Sun., Feb. 27 | Departs 1 p.m. | Cumberland Trails, Rock Creek Gorge Section | $35 | Wander through one of the Cumberland trails’ most scenic areas and get a goodnight’s sleep at a river campsite.
  • The Paint Escape | Sat., Feb. 27 | 11 a.m. | OddStory Brewing Co., 336 E. MLK Blvd. | $30 | Art on Wings and Oddstory Brewing Co. host a painting event that includes all supplies + instructions on painting your own masterpiece.
  • Disney’s Aladin Jr. | Sun., Feb. 27 | 2:30 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre | $12.50+ | Discover “A Whole New World” with this magically updated musical adaptation based on the 1992 film.
  • Stir Crazy | Sun., Feb. 27 | 2 p.m. | Tivoli Theatre | $10-12 | The Bobby Stone Film Series will present a series of films starring Sidney Poitier to celebrate the late actor, director, and civil rights advocate.

Monday, Feb. 28