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Ice on the Landing

Lace up your Ice Skates and join us at “Ice on The landing” at the Chattanooga Choo Choo. Its open every day now through January 20th!


McKamey Animal Center Black Friday Sale

McKamey Animal Center will hold it’s annual “Name Your Price” adoption event from 10am-4pm On Black Friday


Holiday Cheer at the Pier

It’s officially holiday season in Chattanooga! We invite you to celebrate with us on the Riverfront at Ross’s Landing for Holiday Cheer at the Pier, Friday November 29th.

Grab your squad for a night of festivities and fireworks. This event will feature:

  • Festive food and hot drinks from Adelle’s Creperie, Jalapeno Corndog Concessionsncessions California Smothered Burritos, Rusty’s Nutz of Chattanooga, Dolly’s Smokehouse, Chickanooga, and others.

  • Holiday Music by Mike Key Entertainment

  • Classic Bonfires

  • An Inflatable Soccer Field from Chattanooga Football Club

  • Face painting and Balloon Sculpting

  • Read Alouds and Finger painting by Read 20 “Read Mobile”

  • A Trackless Train Ride

  • Santa at 6:00pm

  • The Southern Belle at 7:00pm

  • and fireworks at 8:15pm to end the night cheery and bright!

Chattanooga Hungry Turkey Half Marathon & 5K

November 30, 2019, 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Tennessee Riverpark

Chattanooga Hungry Turkey Half Marathon & 5K. Estimated 1000+ Participants. Route: Starting at Coolidge Park traveling to the Hubert Fry Center at TN Riverpark returning to Coolidge Park. For More Information and to Register for this event please Contact Chattanooga Hungry Turkey Run.


Celebrate Christmas in Chattanooga at Ruby Falls Christmas Underground on a magical interactive journey to visit Santa! Travel a secret cavern passage to the North Pole and Joystone City to discover a glittering ice cave, swirling snow flurries, Sugar Plum Fairy Village, Penguin Palace, Polar Creek, sparkling geodes, and more on this heartwarming adventure. New in 2019: See the Joystone Express model train chug through the charming, snow-capped miniature replica of Ruby Falls Village and Joystone City. Stroll through Joystone City’s Main Street with whimsical additions decked in yuletide splendor. A complete schedule for Christmas Underground and tickets for the holiday attraction are available at www.rubyfalls.com

Categories: James Howard and Kim Carson