Chattanooga's 2022 Anniversaries and Annual Events Beckon Food, Drink, and Music Lovers

Celebrate Iconic Attraction Anniversaries All Year Long 

Many of Chattanooga’s top attractions are celebrating significant milestones in 2022. For a list of parties and events being planned throughout the year, get the details here

Tennessee Aquarium - 30 years 

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Hunter Museum of American Art - 70 years 

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Chattanooga Zoo - 85 years 

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Rock City - 90 years 

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Ruby Falls - 94 years 

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Tivoli Theatre - 101 years 

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Lookout Mountain Incline Railway - 127 years 


Read House Hotel - 150 years 


Annual events and festivals are an important part of a community's quality of life.

They provide the perfect way to express talents and celebrate heritage, culture, and traditions. They draw family and friends together and open up new friendships along the way. This year, connect with your tribe in Chattanooga and experience live music, chefs competing in a food fight, comedy shows, farmers’ bountiful harvests, dance performances, baseball, and so much more.


March 4-April 3 | Rock the Riverfront/Chattanooga Green (NEW IN 2022!) 

March 11-April 17 | Spring Break Safari & Scavenger Hunt 

March 12-20 | Shamrock City/Rock City Gardens   

March 12 | Brew Skies Beer Festival/AT&T Field  

March 12-Oct. 1 | Chattanooga River Market/Tennessee Aquarium Plaza  

March 18 | Hunter Underground/Hunter Museum of American Art  

March 19 | Rock/Creek River Gorge 2022 10.2 & 21 Milers/Prentice-Cooper Wildlife Management Area  

March 19-20 | Battleground Explosion Volleyball Tournament/Chattanooga Convention Center


April 2 & 9 | Scream Break/Dread Hollows  

April 9-10 | 4 Bridges Arts Festival/First Tennessee Pavilion  

April 9-10 | Big 9 Roots Festival/Bessie Smith Cultural Center  

April 9-10 | Bug-a-Palüza/Camp Jordan Park   

April 16-24 | EarthDayz/Rock City Gardens  

April 23-Nov. 20 | Chattanooga Market/First Tennessee Pavilion  

April 23 | Battle Below the Clouds/Ruby Falls  

April 23-24 | Scenic City Cup/Camp Jordan  


May 5-7 | Major League Fishing Toyota Series/Lake Chickamauga  

May 7 | Rail & Hops Brewers Festival/Miller Park   

May 7 | Gran Fondo Hincapie Chattanooga/Bessie Smith Cultural Center  

May 7-15 | Southern Blooms Festival/Rock City Gardens  

May 13-15 | Wanderlinger Music & Arts Festival/Wanderlinger Brewing Company  

May 21 | Jfest/Tennessee Riverpark   

May 22 | Sunbelt Bakery IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga Triathlon/Downtown Riverfront  

May 27-Sept. 5 | Summer Music Weekends/Rock City Gardens  

May 27-Sept. 2 | Nightfall Concert Series/Miller Park


June 3-5 | Riverbend Festival/Ross’s Landing  

June 4-26 | Juneteenth Independence Day  

June 6 | National Day of Caves & Karst/Ruby Falls  

June 21 | Make Music Day Chattanooga   

June 26 | Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon/Downtown Riverfront  


July 13-17 | US Adult Soccer Fest/Camp Jordan  

July 27-31 | Alliance Fastpitch Open Nationals 

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