PlanAhead: February 2021 – Your Chattanooga events calendar

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Somehow, the first month of 2021 simultaneously flew by + dragged on, but we’ve made it to February. During the month of ~love~ we’ve got ya covered on all the top local events (both virtual + in-person) that are being offered in the Scenic City. 💌

Disclaimer: It is up to readers’ discretion to determine whether they feel comfortable participating in the following events based on COVID-19 protocols and precautions. If you have questions, please contact the event’s organizers directly.

Week of February 1

Monday, Feb. 1
TryThis

Ooltewah Cruise In & Bike Night | Mon., Feb. 1 | 4:00 p.m. | Cambridge Square, 9435 Bradmore Ln. | Free | Looking to get out of the house? Bring your car, truck, motorcycle, or anything else with wheels to Cambridge Square. Enjoy the various restaurants in the area as well as the sights of cool vehicles! 🏍️

Learn

How I Made Money in 2020 Class | Mon., Feb. 1 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | $18 | April Corbett will host this Chattery class about what making money looks like for a small business + how to set realistic income goals as a small business.

Show

Bandwidth Live feat. MJ Anderson | Mon., Feb. 1 | 11:30 a.m. | Virtual | Free | This Facebook live stream show features performing songwriter MJ Anderson (who is also president of the Chattanooga Writers Guild). 🎸

Tuesday, Feb. 2

ForSeniors

Work for Yourself @ 50+ | Tues., Feb. 2 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free, RSVP | This two-hour webinar breaks down self-employment for people ages 50+, and comes with a physical or digital copy of the Work for [email protected]+ 5 Simple Steps Toolkit.

Dish

Instant Pot Freeze Ahead Meals | Tues., Feb. 2 | 6-7 p.m. | Virtual | $20 | In this class, you’ll learn how to cook a meal from scratch in your instant pot using food right out of the freezer. 🥘

Cause

Caregiver Support Group | Tues., Feb. 2 | 10-11 a.m., 4-5 p.m. | Virtual | Free | This virtual support group is for those who serve as the primary caregiver of a loved one. Register by emailing here.

Active

Tai Chi for Beginners | Tues., Feb. 2 | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free, RSVP | Learn the basics of Tai Chi in this class that focuses on balance, fall prevention, and stress reduction.

Wednesday, Feb. 3

ForKids

Youth Clay Basics: Pinch Pots | Wed., Jan. 3 | 4-5 p.m. | Scenic City Clay Arts, 301 E. 11th St. | $10 | In this youth class, students will learn how to make their very own pinch pot. 🏺

Arts

Valentine’s Day String Art | Wed., Jan. 3 | 4-8 pm. | Pinspiration Chattanooga, 2275 Gunbarrel Rd. | $41 | Come in any time between 4 and 8 to make your own custom Valentine’s Day string art. Tickets include all supplies + a drink.

Film
Rabbi Goes West | Tues., Feb 2 – Thurs., Feb 4 | 12 p.m | Virtual | $12 | A part of the 2021 Chattanooga Jewish Documentary Film Series. The film will screen virtually for 48 hours beginning at noon Tues. and ending at noon Thurs.

Thursday, Feb. 4

Show

Throw Down Thursday | Thurs., Feb. 4 | 10 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $30 – $45 | Hosted by Jania, this throwdown will have performances by Diddyz, Yung Meady, Hood Bratt, and others. This event is 21+. 🎶

“Ones to Watch” Comedy Showcase | Thurs., Feb. 4 | 7:30 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $12 | This comedy show features up + coming comedians from across the nation.

Learn

Toolbox Tips: What You Need to Get the Job Done | Thurs., Feb. 4 | 6:00 p.m. | Virtual | $20 | Not sure if you have all the tools you need for a project? No worries! Nan Zamata teaches us what kind of tool we need for a particular job via Zoom. 🧰

Family

Sensory Night at the Creative Discovery Museum | Thurs., Feb. 4 | 5:30-8 p.m. | Creative Discovery Museum, 321 Chestnut St. | Free, RSVP | Sensory Night provides children with sensory sensitivity + their families with a low-sensory night out at the museum.

Film

Rabbi Goes West | Tues., Feb 2 – Thurs., Feb 4 | 12 p.m | Virtual | $12 | A part of the 2021 Chattanooga Jewish Documentary Film Series. The film will screen virtually for 48 hours beginning at noon Tues. and ending at noon Thurs.

TryThis

Chattanooga Insight Meditation | Thurs., Feb. 4 | 6:30-7:45 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join instructor Janka Livoncova in this meditation session. Zoom code is 315102.

Friday, Feb. 5

Show

The Breakfast Club | Fri., Feb. 5 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $20 – $30 | America’s Favorite 1980’s Tribute Band will be stopping by Chattanooga for a socially distanced concert! All attendees under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. 🎵

Erik Myers | Fri., Feb. 5 | 7:30 + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $18 | This energetic comedian has been performing for over 13 years. Think: “Rodney Dangerfield meets Sam Kinison.”

Arts

Beginner Embroidery: Vintage Valentine’s Day | Fri., Feb. 5 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | $35 | This Valentine’s Day-themed class will teach you how to make your own basic embroidery hoop designs, with supplies included in the ticket price. 🪡

Drink

Zoom Happy Hour with Area 61 Gallery | Fri., Feb. 5 | 6-7:45 p.m. | Virtual | Free | This virtual happy hour with Area 61 artists will feature a walk through the gallery’s latest Featured Artist’s show + more. 🍸

Theatre

Almost, Maine | Fri., Feb. 5-Sun., Feb. 21 (Weekends) | Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 2:30 + 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre, 400 River St. | $15-$25 | This play about a nonexistent town so far North it’s almost Canada features characters falling in + out of love during one wintry night.

Saturday, Feb. 6
Show

The LACS | Sat., Feb. 6 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $18 – $36 | The American country-rap duo “The LACS” will be performing with Demun Jones, Hard Target, + Wess Nyle. All attendees under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Erik Myers | Sat, Feb. 6 | 7:30 + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $18 | This energetic comedian has been performing for over 13 years. Think: “Rodney Dangerfield meets Sam Kinison.”

Holiday

Hearts on Fire Event | Sat., Feb. 6 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | 3224 Wilcox Blvd. | Free entry | Head to this Valentines-themed event to support local vendors, eat food, listen to music + snag a selfie with Cupid. 💗

TryThis

Online Singing Circle | Sat., Feb. 6 | 10:30-11:45 a.m. | Virtual | $15 | No need to audition for this virtual community singing circle that’s open to beginners + experienced musicians. 🎤

Sunday, Feb. 7

Learn

Caring for an Orchid | Sun., Feb. 7 | 1-2 p.m. | Virtual | $16 | Orchid enthusiast Natasha Romanova teached this Chattery class on how to care for Orchids (a tropical plant) in Tennessee’s climate + how to address other possible Orchid issues.

Arts

Paint and Sip Party | Sun., Feb. 7 | 6:30 p.m. | SkyZoo Chattanooga, 5709 Lee Hwy. | $35 at door | Tickets include your own canvas + paint for this painting party.

WaterCooler

Super Bowl Tailgate | Sun., Feb. 7 | 6:15 p.m. | Ooltewah UMC, 6131 Relocation Way | Free | This parking lot super bowl tailgate will feature a “newlywed game” halftime show, firewood for your fire pits, and a donation bin for the local food bank. 🏈

Week of February 8

Monday, Feb. 8

TryThis

Ooltewah Cruise In & Bike Night | Mon., Feb. 8 | 4:00 p.m. | Cambridge Square, 9435 Bradmore Ln. | Free | Looking to get out of the house? Bring your car, truck, motorcycle, or anything else with wheels to Cambridge Square. Enjoy the various restaurants in the area as well as the sights of cool vehicles! 🏍️

Cause

COVID-19 Remembrance Service | Mon., Feb. 8 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | Free | This COVID-19 remembrance service will be held via Facebook Live by Erlanger Health System.

Arts

Learn to Quilt the Modern Way | Mon., Feb. 8 | 6-8 p.m. | Virtual | $18 | This is a beginner quilting class in which students learn to create a mini modern quilt with a minimalist design. Supplies not provided.

Tuesday, Feb. 9

Learn

Flooring Basics | Tues., Feb 9 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | $20 | Learn how to replace your flooring with Women Repair Zone’s online workshop! Who doesn’t love a little DIY?
First Time Home Buyer’s Seminar | Tues., Feb 9 | 6:30 p.m. | Virtual |  Free | Thinking of purchasing your first home? Not sure where to begin? Check out this free webinar with tips and tricks from TKO Properties. 🏠
Intro to Airbnb – Sip & Learn | Tues., Feb. 9 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | $19.99 | Learn the ins + outs of managing a short term rental property from ChattTaste.

Arts

Introduction to Drawing Faces | Tues, Feb. 9 | 6-7:15 p.m. | Virtual | $20 | Learn the typical proportions of laying out an adult face portrait + tips and techniques for drawing realistic faces. ✏️

Wednesday, Feb. 10

Outdoors

Winter Farmacy – Main St Farmers Market | Wed., Feb. 10 | Chattanooga Brewing Co., 1804 Chestnut St. | 4:00 p.m. | Free | Come enjoy the annual Winter Farmacy hosted by Main St Farmers Market. While you’re here, stop by Chattanooga Brewing Co. for a $3 Pint special to keep yourself toasty and warm.

Holiday

Valentine’s Date Night: DIY Board Plating | Wed., Feb. 10 | 6-8 p.m. | Pinspiration Chattanooga, 2275 Gunbarrel Rd. | $80 per couple | Because charcuterie is all the rage right now – enjoy a date night making your own heart-shaped board. Tickets come with snacks + drinks from the bar.

Learn

Cast Iron Cooking 101 | Wed., Feb. 10 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Virtual | $12 | Learn how to cook with + care for your cast iron skillet + learn why it’s one of the hottest cooking trends. 🍳

Lunch + Learn: Community Sustainability in Greater Chattanooga | Wednesday, Feb. 10 | 12-1 p.m. | Free, RSVP | Learn about sustainability opportunities from guest speakers Marvene Noel, Tyler Forrest, Ali Ahmed, Mark McKnight, and Whitney Evans Snardon.

Thursday, Feb. 11

Outdoors

Ooltewah Farmers Market | Thurs., Feb. 11 | Ooltewah Nursery & Landscape, 5829 Main St. | 3:00 p.m. | Free | Open every Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., the Ooltewah Farmers Market is a great place to grab fresh locally-grown produce. 🍅

Holiday

Romance at Ruby | Thurs., Feb. 11 (multiple dates) | Ruby Falls, 1720 South Scenic Highway | 9:00 p.m. | $74.95 per couple | Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Chattanooga’s Ruby Falls with your significant other…or best friend, we don’t judge! This event includes a special-edition Lantern Tour, keepsake photo + gift. 

Family

Free Family Night at the Creative Discovery Museum | Thurs., Feb. 11 | 5:30-8 p.m. | Creative Discovery Museum, 321 Chestnut St. | Free, RSVP | Enjoy this after-hours family night at the Creative Discovery Museum. 🔭

TryThis

Chattanooga Insight Meditation | Thurs., Feb. 11 | 6:30-7:45 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join instructor Rod Francis in this meditation session. Zoom code is 315102.

Show

CSO Romantic Strings Concert | Thurs., Feb. 11 | 7 p.m. | Brainerd Baptist Church, 300 Brookfield Ave. | $25 | In need of Valentine’s plans? Enjoy this romantic string quintet concert by the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera.

Friday, Feb. 12

Show

Dylan Vattelana Comedy Show | Fri., Feb. 12 | 7:30 + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $19+ | Dylan Vattelana is an up + coming comedian touching on topics like growing up, dating, and more.

CSO Romantic Winds Concert | Fri., Feb. 12 | 7 p.m. | Brainerd Baptist Church, 300 Brookfield Ave. | $25 | In need of Valentine’s plans? Enjoy this romantic winds concert performed by the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera wind quintet.

Drink

Valentine’s Day Cocktails | Fri., Feb. 12 | 6-7 p.m. | Virtual | $15-$30 | Kaleena Goldsworthy from The Bitter bottle will teach you how to make three delicious Valentines cocktails at home. You can purchase a ticket for just the class or for the class + supplies. 🍹

TryThis

Chinese New Year Girls Night Out | Fri., Feb. 12 | 6-8 p.m. | Party Girls Dance and Fitness Studio, 1101 Hixson Pike | $25, RSVP | Have a girls night out with food, dancing, and celebrating the Chinese New Year. RSVP by messaging on Facebook.

Dish

Shabbat Dinner Pick-Up | Fri., Feb. 12 | 2-4:30 p.m. | Jewish Cultural Center, 5461 North Terrace Rd, Chattanooga, TN, 37411 | $7-14 | Enjoy a delicious Shabbat dinner from the Jewish Cultural Center. Vegetarian option available. Kids under 7 eat free.

Theatre

Almost, Maine | Fri., Feb. 5-Sun., Feb. 21 (Weekends) | Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 2:30 + 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre, 400 River St. | $15-$25 | This play about a nonexistent town so far North it’s almost Canada features characters falling in + out of love during one wintry night.

Saturday, Feb. 13

TheBuy

Artists Market | Sat., Feb. 13 | 2-6 p.m. | Hutton and Smith Brewing Co., 431 E. MLK Blvd. | Free | Head to Hutton and Smith’s beer garden for this artists market featuring Clay by Jessi, the Bitter Bottle, Kate and Co. Studio, and other local artists. 🛍️

Show

Dylan Vattelana Comedy Show | Sat., Feb. 13 | 7:30 + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $19+ | Dylan Vattelana is an up + coming comedian touching on topics like growing up, dating, and more.

Dish

Cooking with Friends: Traditional Fajitas and Queso | Sat., Feb. 13 | 3:30-5 p.m. | Virtual | $25 | Learn how to make authentic fajitas, queso dip, rice, and refried beans from friends Velvet Hernandez-Johnson + Carla Jones. 🌮

ForKids

Virtual Flag Program Junior Ranger Series | Sat., Feb. 13 | 2 p.m. | Virtual | Free | In this junior ranger series activity, a park ranger will conduct a 30-minute virtual program exploring the importance of flags during the Civil War.

Sunday, Feb. 14

Arts

Artists Market | Sun., Feb. 14 | 12-4 p.m. | Hutton and Smith Brewing Co., 431 E. MLK Blvd. | Free | Head to Hutton and Smith’s beer garden for this artists market featuring Hippy Dye Co., The Glass V, Cozzy Candles, and other local artists. 🛍️

Show

Dylan Vattelana Comedy Show | Sun., Feb. 14 | 7:30 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $19+ | Dylan Vattelana is an up + coming comedian touching on topics like growing up, dating (perfect for a Valentines day laugh), and more.

TryThis

Adult Skate Night | Sun., Feb. 14 | 7:30 p.m. | Hamilton Skate Place, 7414 Goodwin Rd. | $8+ | Why spend Valentine’s Day stuck inside when you could be skating? Come jam to old-school tunes and skate your heart out. You must be 21+ for this particular event. 🛼

Arts

Painting Happy Hour: Sweetheart Trees | Sun., Feb. 14 | 3-5 p.m. | Virtual | $20 | Create these trees intertwined to form a heart by yourself or collaborate with a partner.

Week of February 15

Monday, Feb. 15

Holiday

Romance at Ruby | Mon., Feb. 15 | Ruby Falls, 1720 South Scenic Highway | 9 p.m. | $74.95 per couple | Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Chattanooga’s Ruby Falls with your significant other…or best friend, we don’t judge! This event includes a special-edition Lantern Tour, keepsake photo + gift. 

TryThis

The Office Team Trivia | Mon., Feb. 15 | 7-9 p.m. | Old Chicago, 2006 Hamilton Place Blvd. | Free | You may not be able to watch “The Office” on Netflix these days, but you can still show off your office knowledge at this free trivia night + possibly win a gift card.

Tuesday, Feb. 16

Learn

Growing an Herb Garden | Tues., Feb. 16 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | $20 | Women Repair Zone brings us a fun and intuitive way to grow an herb garden. Instructor Katie Bishop will instruct via Zoom to show us how to make gardening easier. 🌿

TryThis

Chunky Knit Blankets + Brews | Tues., Feb. 16 | 6-9 p.m. | Wanderlinger Brewing Co., 1208 King St. | $85 | Create your own chunky knit blanket while enjoying brews from Wanderlinger.

Arts

Create and Define: Poetry | Tues., Feb. 16 to Tues., Mar. 9 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | $25 | Interested in brushing up on your poetry skills? Kris Whorton, published author and UTC lecturer, is offering a four-week poetry workshop to explore the writing and editing process of poetry.

Nobody Was Interested, Nobody Asked | Tues., Feb 16 – Thurs., Feb 18 | 12 p.m | Virtual | $12 | A part of the 2021 Chattanooga Jewish Documentary Film Series. The film will screen virtually for 48 hours beginning at noon Tues. and ending at noon Thurs.

Film

African American Film Series | Tues., Feb. 16-Thurs., Feb. 18 | Various times | Virtual | Free | View one (or all) of the seven selected films streaming on Hulu, Netflix, or PBS + join the film discussions via Zoom. Zoom links + films found via Facebook link.

Wednesday, Feb. 17

Learn

iPhoneography: Editing Photos | Wed., Feb. 17 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | $15 | Get tips + tricks for creating your best-looking iPhone photos yet – like the best editing apps, how to use them, and more. 📱

Drink

Open Mic Night | Wed., Feb. 17 | 8 p.m. | Wanderlinger Brewing Company, 1208 King St. | Free | Grab a beer and grab your mic, it’s time for Open Mic Night at Wanderlinger. This is a BYOM (bring your own mic) event. 🎤

Film

African American Film Series | Tues., Feb. 16-Thurs., Feb. 18 | Various times | Virtual | Free | View one (or all) of the seven selected films streaming on Hulu, Netflix, or PBS + join the film discussions via Zoom. Zoom links + films found via Facebook link.

Show

Shawn Perkinson + Jon Steele at Barking Legs | Wed., Feb. 17 | 7-8 p.m. | Virtual | Free | We’re told to expect some “fancy, fancy fretwork” from this duo at the Barking Legs Theatre.

Thursday, Feb. 18

Arts

Sip & Pour | Thurs., Feb. 18 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Pinspiration Chattanooga, 2275 Gunbarrel Rd. | $42-$65 | Get over those Valentine’s Day blues with a sip + pour party. Create your own acrylic pouring and enjoy a beverage. Tickets come with one beverage and all the supplies needed. 🍺

Virtual Art Wise | Thurs., Feb. 18 | 6 p.m.-7 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Register online to watch artist Susan J. Barron discuss her works in “Depicting the Invisible,” an exhibition currently on view in the Hunter Mansion.

TryThis

Chattanooga Insight Meditation | Thurs., Feb. 17 | 6:30-7:45 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join instructor Janka Livoncova in this meditation session. Zoom code is 315102.

Film

African American Film Series | Tues., Feb. 16-Thurs., Feb. 18 | Various times | Virtual | Free | View one (or all) of the seven selected films streaming on Hulu, Netflix, or PBS + join the film discussions via Zoom. Zoom links + films found via Facebook link.

Friday, Feb. 19

Show

Trey Lewis | Fri., Feb. 19 | 8 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $20 – $25 | Birmingham native and country music singer, Trey Lewis, is coming to Chattanooga! All attendees under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  🎵

Caroline Picard Comedy Show | Fri., Feb. 19 | 7:30 + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $18 | Known as “the Cajun Queen,” Caroline Picard has over 20 years of comedy experience + is the “voice of the boomer generation.” 

Alien Excursion w/ The Other Brothers | Fri., Feb. 19 | 8:00 p.m-11:45 p.m. | Wanderlinger Brewing Company, 1208 King St. | Free | Enjoy a night of soul music at Wanderlinger. You must be 21 years old or older to attend.

Theatre

Almost, Maine | Fri., Feb. 5-Sun., Feb. 21 (Weekends) | Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 2:30 + 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m. | Chattanooga Theatre Centre, 400 River St. | $15-$25 | This play about a nonexistent town so far North it’s almost Canada features characters falling in + out of love during one wintry night.

Saturday, Feb. 20

Drink

Wizards Beer Festival | Sat., Feb 20. | 6:30 p.m. | The Signal, 1810 Chestnut St. | $35 – $45 | With over 20 beers to try, you’re sure to have a ✨magical✨ night. The Signal will be  transformed into a wizarding verse of wonders. This event is 21+. 

TryThis

Valentines Kard Readings | Sat., Feb. 20 | 1:30-5 p.m. | The Laughing Buddha, 4810 Hixson Pike | $25-$50 | Get yourself a love-themed tarot card reading in celebration of Valentine’s Day. To avoid walk-in rates, text or call 423-504-3923 to make an appointment.

Show

Caroline Picard Comedy Show | Sat., Feb. 20 | 7:30 + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $18 | Known as “the Cajun Queen,” Caroline Picard has over 20 years of comedy experience + is the “voice of the boomer generation.” 

Et Cetera (ETC) | Sat., Feb. 20 | 8:30 p.m.-12:00 a.m. | Wanderlinger Brewing Company, 1208 King St. | Free | Put on a mask and bring your dancing shoes. ETC is playing groovy, dance-worthy music at Wanderlinger.

Sunday, Feb. 21

Show

Danimal & Friends | Sun., Feb. 21 | 3 p.m. | Backstage Chattanooga, 29 Station St. | Free | Enjoy your Sunday afternoon by listening to some tunes by Danimal and his friends Jessica + Ian. 🎸

Drink

Celebrating Purim: Virtual Cocktail Workshop | Sun., Feb. 21 | 1 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Celebrate Purim with this fun virtual workshop led by Amit Matityahu while he gives us a hands-on demonstration of how to make cocktails at home. Ingredient list will be sent prior to the event.

Week of February 22

Monday, Feb. 22

Learn

Repairing Drywall | Mon., Feb. 22 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | $40 | Nancy Arellano teaches us how to fix those unsightly holes within our drywall with a hands-on class via Zoom. 🔨

TryThis

February Virtual Litter Challenge | Sun., Feb. 21-Sun., Feb. 28 | Virtual | Free | Prioritize litter removal in Black communities around Chattanooga, photograph your work, document how much litter you removed, and tag @GreenStepsChatt to enter a raffle to win $150 worth of gift cards to local Black-owned businesses.

 

Tuesday, Feb. 23

Show

T.J. Miller Comedy Show | Tues., Feb. 23 | 7 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $33-$37 | T.J. Miller’s act is described as “a one-man philosophy circus,” and is an absurdist observational stand-up act.

TryThis

Relaxing 101: The Science of Relaxation | 6-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | $20 | A class we all need right about now… learn the true skill of relaxation (hint: it’s not just chilling in front of the TV all day). 🛌

Arts

Spoken Word and Poetic Readings | Tues., Feb. 23 | 6 p.m.-7 p.m. | Wanderlinger Brewing Company, 1208 King St. | Free | Recite poetry or read your short stories at this relaxing event. Readings should be two to five minutes long.

 

Wednesday, Feb. 24

Show

T.J. Miller Comedy Show | Wed., Feb. 24 | 7 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $33-$37 | T.J. Miller’s act is described as “a one-man philosophy circus,” and is an absurdist observational stand-up act.

Learn

Paint Prep For the Best Job | Wed., Feb. 24 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | $40 | Nancy Arellano teaches us how to successfully prep our walls for a good paint job in a hands-on class via Zoom. 

Thursday, Feb. 25

Learn

Homebuyer Q&A Virtual Sessions | Thurs., Feb. 25 | 6-6:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free, RSVP | Chattanooga’s Neighborhood Enterprise’s money school is presenting this virtual Q&A session on home buying. 🏠

TryThis

Chattanooga Insight Meditation | Thurs., Feb. 25 | 6:30-7:45 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join instructor Rod Francis in this meditation session. Zoom code is 315102.

 

Friday, Feb. 26

Show

Trixx Comedy Show | Fri., Feb. 26 | 7:30 + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $18 | Trixx’s comedy is described as a “no-holds-barred, take-no-prisoners” type of act. 

Drink

Classic Cocktails: Amaro | Fri., Feb. 26 | 6-7 p.m. | Virtual | $15-$30 | Learn how to make classic cocktails with Amaro, an Italian herbal liqueur that’s typically consumed as an after-dinner digestif. Purchase tickets for the class itself or the class + materials. 🍸

TheBuy

47th Annual Houston Museum Antiques Show + Sale | Fri., Feb. 26-Sun., Feb. 28 | Feb. 26 + 27, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Feb. 28, 12-4 p.m. | Stratton Hall, 3146 Broad St. | $10 | This three-day event provides plenty of antique shopping. 🛍️

 

Saturday, Feb. 27

Show

Trixx Comedy Show | Sat., Feb. 27 | 7:30 + 9:45 p.m. | The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. | $18 | Trixx’s comedy is described as a “no-holds-barred, take-no-prisoners” type of act.

Arts

Sensory Friendly Studio: Abstract Art | Sat., Feb. 27 | 2:30 p.m. | Hunter Museum of American Art, 10 Bluff View St. | $20 | Learn how to paint abstract art at this sensory friendly workshop designed for adults + teens with autism spectrum disorders. Masks must be worn at all times during the workshop. 🖌️
Bob Ross Painting Class | Sat., Feb. 27 | 10 a.m. | Hamilton County Education Association, 4655 Shallowford Rd. | $55 | Unwind and relax while you learn how to paint Bob Ross’s “Mountain Lake” from certified instructor Gary Grider. 🎨

TheBuy

47th Annual Houston Museum Antiques Show + Sale | Fri., Feb. 26-Sun., Feb. 28 | Feb. 26 + 27, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Feb. 28, 12-4 p.m. | Stratton Hall, 3146 Broad St. | $10 | This three-day event provides plenty of antique shopping. 🛍️

Drink

Girl Scout Cookie + Beer Pairing | Sat., Feb. 27 | 1 p.m.-5 p.m. | Wanderlinger Brewing Company, 1208 King St. | Free | Come hungry to Wanderlinger as you enjoy flights of beers paired up with Girl Scout cookies.

Outdoors

Introduction to Permaculture Design | Sat., Feb. 27 | 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | 1000 E 30 St. | $50 | Learn about permaculture ethics, principles and practices + create designs and implementation plans.

Spring Plant Sale | Sat., Feb. 27 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Virtual | Price Varies | Crabtree Farms of Chattanooga is having an early spring plant sale online. The link for the sale will be live Feb. 27 and dates to pick up the plants will be March 4-6.

Learn

Parenting in this Challenging Time | Sat., Feb. 27 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Virtual | Free | Take part in the Center for Mindful Living’s COVID series workshop that covers key issues such as managing stress, parenting challenges, learning to communicate with compassion + more.

 

Sunday, Feb. 28

Show

Danimal & Friends | Sun., Feb. 28 | 3 p.m. | Backstage Chattanooga, 29 Station St. | Free | Enjoy your Sunday afternoon by listening to some tunes by Danimal and his friends Jessica + Ian. 🎸

TheBuy

47th Annual Houston Museum Antiques Show + Sale | Fri., Feb. 26-Sun., Feb. 28 | Feb. 26 + 27, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Feb. 28, 12-4 p.m. | Stratton Hall, 3146 Broad St. | $10 | This three-day event provides plenty of antique shopping. 🛍️