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Top Events Happening in Chattanooga this Weekend

Weekend Top 5: February 3 - 5 Looking for things to do in Chattanooga this weekend? We've got you! Abiding in the Moment Opening Reception February 3 | 5:30pm to 9pm | Townsend Atelier Townsend Atelier is pleased to announce a two-person exhibition featuring new works by Robin MacKillop and Maria…

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11 Quirky Places to Visit in Chattanooga

Chattanooga is anything but boring. There are so many hidden gems in the Scenic City that beg to be found. Whether you tend to gravitate towards the weird, funky, and unique or are just looking for a change of scenery from the normality of your everyday life, Chattanooga has a lot in store for you…

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Keeping it Cheap in Chattanooga

What’s to do in Chattanooga? You could spend months exploring all this city and region have to offer, which makes it an excellent destination for a weekend getaway. You’re sure to find something to enjoy, whether you love the outdoors, arts, culture, or great food. What about if money is tight…

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Planning a Whitewater Rafting Trip Around Chattanooga

When the Olympics came to Atlanta in 1996, the decision on where to hold the whitewater paddling events was an easy one—even if it did require that the athletes travel a few hours into Tennessee. The Ocoee River is considered one of the top whitewater destinations in the world—and you don’t have to…

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Cocktail with a View: Chattanooga’s Best Rooftop Bars

It wasn’t too terribly long ago that you’d Google “Best Rooftop Bar in Chattanooga” and be met with a mixture of virtual crickets and a few pixelated photos of the Pickle Barrel (which—it must be said—is still easily one of the best rooftop bars in the city!). In recent years, however, the amount…

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Go Behind-the-Scenes in Chattanooga

Have you hand-fed a red panda or crawled through a cavern before? If you answered no, check out some of these behind-the-scenes tours and unforgettable experiences next time you’re in Chattanooga. WILD Encounters – Chattanooga Zoo If you’ve always wanted to interact with some of the world’s most…

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Favorite Ways to Explore Chattanooga with the People You Love

Some might call us Chattanoogans aggressively welcoming—like it’s a bad thing? Ask us where to eat or what you can’t miss and we’re more than happy to give you tips on how to experience the authentic Scenic City. Whether it’s a night on the town with their special someone, a day of adventure with…

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CHA Spotlight: Chattanooga African American Museum

Who: Anyone who loves history, especially African American history. What: The Chattanooga African American Museum pays homage to Chattanooga historic names like The Impressions, Bessie Smith, Reggie White, Venus Lacy, and many more. See replicas of former 9th street businesses, learn about the…

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Native American History in Chattanooga: A Trail of Tears

When’s the last time a walk took you back 12,000 years? Exploring Native American History in Chattanooga allows you to do just that, as well as observe the starting point of the Trail of Tears, gaze into the ancient Blue Hole Spring, and picnic in the same spot where Native Americans first came into…

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CHA Spotlight: Chattanooga Zoo's Makizi Ya Twiga Habitat

Who: Anyone who loves animals, especially giraffes! What: The new Makizi Ya Twiga Habitat at the Chattanooga Zoo features three amazing Giraffes. George, the oldest of the herd, Porter from New Orleans, and Hardee Star the youngest and shortest of them all. The Chattanooga Zoo is proud to house…

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