James and Kim’s Weekend Bright Spots

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James and Kim’s Weekend Bright Spots


Live music Fridays!
Nightfall in Chattanooga-Free
Off the Rails Dalton Music Festival-Free


Guided Canoe Trip with Reflection Riding
There are few better places to appreciate the sun setting over the Tennessee River than along Lookout Creek. Our naturalists Corey Hagen and Rachel Kelley will guide this peaceful paddle, and show you how to identify the native species of plants and animals that thrive during the golden hour. Participants are required to be at least 16 years of age. Guides request that participants bring a water bottle and headlamp along with them. Friday 8/16 7pm-9:30pm


The Outsider Art Tour
The Outsider Art Trail Tour is a self-guided, puppy-dog-friendly tour designed as a day of chilling, discovery and art from Summerville, Calhoun and Rome.. The Tour is free with Paradise Garden admission ($15 adults/$5 children). Trade Day opens at 7 a.m. (just 1⁄2 mile from Paradise Garden), galleries and art environments 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pick-up your Outsider Art Trail “Passport” at any location, as you tour you will earn stamps to qualify for free prizes. Make the Outsider Art Trail Tour a full weekend adventure! For more info www.ParadiseGardenFoundation.org


Browns Ferry Federal Road Trace on Moccasin Bend National Archaeological District. Free 1.2 mile walking tour follows antebellum slave trade and discuss the story of slave trade for Jamestown through the civil war. Free, For information 706.866.9241 Saturday Aug. 17th

Grundy Forest and Sycamore Falls moderate 3.6 miles with the Soddy Daisy Hiking Club. Meet at Food City in Red Bank at 8:30am Saturday August 17th. Free, for more info 423.332.6517


Cleveland 2nd Annual Seafood Music Fest
Enjoy the sun, family & friends and Enjoy great food, arts and crafts, live music and a kids zone. Cleveland Greenway Park and Pavilion. Free admission and free parking. More info 423.487.7597


Sporting Events
Red Wolves vs North TX 7pm David Stanton Field 7pm


Chattanooga Market Team Spirit Day
It’s nearing football ya’ll, so wear your favorite team jersey. Don’t forget your middle and high school teams…and enjoy a visit with our very own Chattanooga MOCS.

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