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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 activities…

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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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The Best Places for Winter Climbing Around Chattanooga

When the weather cools off, climbers start hitting the rock. Don’t get us wrong, there are great climbing opportunities around Chattanooga year-round. But with fewer crowds and more comfortable temperatures, winter is an excellent time to take advantage of the rock climbing opportunities in the…

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Winter is Coming but Chattanooga's Outdoors are Calling

It's no secret that Chattanooga is a thrill-seeker's outdoor paradise during the warmer months, however, with average high temperatures in the area ranging between 82 and 50 degrees from September through February, there’s no need to ignore the call of the outdoors once the official summer season…

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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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Ask a Local: Kasey Swindell

Tell us about yourself. I am the Director of Sales at Moxy Chattanooga which brought me to the Scenic City. I am on the board for the Ridgedale Community Association where I live with my Schnauzer-poodle Rudy. We moved to Chattanooga in April of 2018, and it instantly felt like home! What are your…

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The 8 Best Things to Do in Chattanooga This Winter

While Chattanooga is known for its outdoor adventures, it still offers plenty of fun in the chillier weather. Fortunately, winters in the Southeast are relatively mild and snow is rarely seen, making Chattanooga an ideal getaway even in the colder months. For the safety precautions put in place for…

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11 Most Romantic Spots to Take Your Date in Chattanooga This Winter

This winter, kiss the Netflix-and-chill routine goodbye. Instead, surprise your special someone with a romantic day or evening out in Chattanooga. With dozens of unique date spots all around the city, it’s easy to create a memorable experience with your sweetheart in this city. Here are 11 of the…

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