Chattanooga Accolades

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The Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards recognized Chattanooga as one of the 10 Friendliest Cities in the U.S. (2020) and named the city to the Hot List of Where to Travel Next (2021).

The Hunter Museum of American Art received a 2020 Southeastern Museums Conference Silver Award for Exhibitions for the fall 2019 exhibition Noel W. Anderson: Blak Origin Moment and two silver awards for technology.

Chattanooga was recognized as The Hidden Gem of TN by TripAdvisor (2021).

Trekaroo shared an adventure filled family vacation in Chattanooga with The 10 Best Things To Do In Chattanooga With Kids (2021).

Rembrandt’s Coffee House was named the Best Coffee Shop in Tennessee (2021) by TastingTable.

Mad Priest Coffee Roasters was named one of the 2022 Good Food Awards 25 Coffee Finalists alongside the best coffee roasters in the county.

Chattanooga was included in Outside Magazine’s Best Mountain Towns in the U.S. (2022).

Southern Living Magazine included Chattanooga as one of The Best Places for a Dreamy Retirement in the South (2022). 

Chattanooga was recognized as one of the top five growth markets for the meetings industry in December 2021 by Knowland in USAE News (2022).

Alongside Dozen Bakery for Tennessee, Niedlov’s Bakry & Café’s bread was named The Best Bread in Every State by Food & Wine Magazine (2022).

The Tennessee River was named USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice for the Best Urban Kayaking Spot (2022).

Hutton & Smith Brewing Company was recognized by Southern Living Magazine as one of The South’s Best Breweries (2022).

The Washington Post named Chattanooga as one of the 10 Great Cities in The United States for Outdoor Adventures (2022).

Chattanooga was recognized as one of The South’s Best Cities on the Rise (2022) by Southern Living Magazine.

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