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Dinner and a Show: Make an Evening of these Holiday Performances

Dinner and a show. It’s the quintessential pairing. There’s no shortage of shows to enjoy in Chattanooga this December, so why not make a whole night of it? Check out our recommended dinner + show pairings with a meal at one of our favorite restaurants—all within walking distance of your evening or…

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CHA Spotlight: Rock City's Enchanted Garden of Lights

Who: Anyone who loves to ring in Holiday cheer! What: The Enchanted Garden of lights offers an amazing holiday experience and has served families for 27 years. Experience decorating Gingerbread cookies with Mrs. Clause, live music, Santa’s beautiful workshop and take advantage of an amazing space…

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Local Holiday Shopping Guide

Chattanooga is full of local makers to support while you’re planning what gifts to purchase for friends and family this holiday season. Whether it’s candles, jewelry, chocolates and more, we guarantee there’s the perfect gift to remind your loved ones of Chattanooga. You can order online from all…

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Festive Drinks to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

As winter moves in, we recommend warming up with some of Chattanooga’s best holiday drinks, and we’ve gathered a list of some of our favorites. These delicious drinks will fill you with the holiday spirit and have you ready to explore all the holiday happenings across Chattanooga. For the Ice Skater…

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Christmas Music In Chattanooga

The end of the year means twinkling lights, smoke-filled chimneys, and a feeling of magic in the air. The holidays bring a sense of joy and wonder to people of all ages. Celebrate the season in Chattanooga with a variety of live Christmas music that is sure to put you and your family in the holiday…

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Add This Hidden Wonder to Your Chattanooga Holiday Bucket List

Escaping holiday to-do lists with some much-needed downtime surrounded by miracles of nature isn’t just a daydream. Luckily there’s a perfect spot where holiday wishes come true just a few minutes from downtown Chattanooga. Head to the mountains, or in this case, deep inside Lookout Mountain to…

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12 Reasons Why You Should Visit Chattanooga in Winter

Twinkling lights, festive music, and crisp, cool days are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to experiencing the magic of wintertime in Chattanooga. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a vacation for the whole family, the city is bursting with holiday cheer and unique…

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Ask a Local: Jason Bowers

Tell us about yourself. I’m the owner of The Bitter Alibi and The Daily Ration in Chattanooga. I’ve been here 16 years...with a wife, a kid and roots so deep it would be impossible to leave. What are some of your favorite fall and/or winter meals? I can be a basic guy when it comes to the warm…

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Ask a Local: The Chattanooga Elf

Who is the Chattanooga Elf and how did you end up in Chattanooga? I became an official Elf in December of 2017. I asked Papa Elf to assign me to Chattanooga because of the people, the southern hospitality, and the sweet tea. I’m here, trying to make people smile by spreading Christmas cheer…

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Chefs Dish on Holiday Meals

We asked Chattanooga chefs about their favorite memories of holiday meals and how those memories shape their restaurants’ holiday menus today. Michael Price, Whitebird at The Edwin Hotel whitebirdchattanooga.com | Growing up, for Thanksgiving, my favorite thing was turkey and dressing, which was…

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