Chattanooga is one of the most revitalized cities in the country with thriving arts, music, and dining scenes complemented by exceptional world-class experiences. We’ve been named by Lonely Planet as the “Best in the U.S.” and “10 U.S. destinations you need to see” and New York Times named Chattanooga one of the “Top 45 Places to go” in the world. We are the only city in the world that has been named twice by Outside magazine as the “Best Town Ever.”
The Scenic City offers all the amenities of a major metropolitan city in a comfortable, convenient, and beautiful location. Downtown is walkable or there is a bicycle share system or free downtown electric shuttle to get around even faster. But maybe not as fast our citywide internet speeds which gained us the moniker “Gig City” for having the fastest internet in the world.
People say we’re “aggressively” welcoming because we have some of the kindest, friendliest people you’ll ever meet. And it’s true. The community loves coming together to host groups and providing one-of-a-kind immersive experiences that will have you raving about Chattanooga for years.
Check out the variety of wonderful events we will be hosting in 2023. We have even included some events later in the year that you can start training for now.
2023 Upcoming Meetings, Conventions, and Sports Events
Tennessee Distributive Education Clubs of America
Annual International Society of Arboriculture Southern Chapter Conference
Tennessee Future Business Leaders of America State Conference
Tennessee SkillsUSA Annual Convention
Baker Marketing Conference
Sept. 26-Oct. 1
Tennessee Tow Truck Show
Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship
Chattanooga Motorcar Festival
Southeastern Archaeological Annual Conference
Tennessee Narcotics Officers Association Conference
FreightWaves F3 Conference
Tennessee Baptist Convention
Indoor Climbing Expo
Events to Start Training for Now
Grab your favorite running shoes, paddleboard, or swimmies and start training for your next event in Chattanooga.
Gran Fondo Hincapie
Sunbelt Bakery IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga Triathlon
Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon
US Adult Soccer Fest
Little Debbie IRONMAN Chattanooga Triathlon
Cycle Sequatchie Century & 3 Mtn Challenge
Swim the Suck 10 Mile
7 Bridges Marathon
ChattaJack 31 Paddleboard & Kayak Race
Head of the Hooch
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