James and Kim’s Weekend Bright Spots
Live music Fridays!
Nightfall in Chattanooga-Free
Off the Rails Dalton Music Festival-Free
Friday Festival, Summer on the Square 155 N Ocoee St. visitclevelandtn.com 7pm-9pm Free
Johnny Cash Tribute Concert
Relive History And Look To The Future in LaFayette, GA. On August 13, 1970, Johnny Cash performed a benefit concert in LaFayette, which attracted more than 12,000 people. The concert raised $75,000 (almost a half million today) to pay off the debt for Lafayette High School’s football stadium. On Aug. 10, 2019, experience the vintage look and incredibly authentic sound as Johnny Cash Now Gates open at 6 p.m. Food and art vendors will be onsite. Tickets are $5 @ Ross Abdney Complex
Timber Roots Music Festival at Lula Lake
Festival goers will be able to sample local foods, beer, enjoy music and get to explore the 800 acre core preserve. A ticket includes your entrance to the festival and lets you wander around the trails and the lake. Money raised from tickets goes back into the trust to help preserve the area for future use. Tickets $35- $125 August 10th at 2pm
2019 International Plastic Modelers’ Society Convention
Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? Find out when you attend the 2019 International Plastic Modelers’ Society USA Nationals August 7-10th. Come enjoy model displays and more! Admission is $12 and kids 16 and under are free at the Chattanooga Convention Center
FarleyCon, Toy and Comic Book Expo will be returning to East Ridge on Saturday August 10 at the East Ridge Community Center at 1517 Tombras Ave, East Ridge, TN. $5
“Riverfront Nights” is a music series to the city’s 21st Century Waterfront. Enjoy great music Saturday nights in mid July & August. Local Acts start at 7 p.m., Headliners at 8 p.m.
CFC vs New York Cosmos Aug. 10th @ Finley Stadium
Lookouts Aug. 8-11th game times vary (Used Car Night is Saturday)
Enjoy Mountain View Bluegrass! It’s a toe-tappin’, banjo playin’, string singing’ mix of country & folk that will get you up and dancing. You can see some of our region’s hottest bluegrass acts! Also shop for fresh local produce, crafts and more from 11am-4pm