Arts & Culture in Chattanooga

For more information on traveling to Chattanooga, contact the Virtual Visitors Center by calling (800) 322-3344 or sending an email, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Experience Art, Live Music, Theatre Productions, Comedy, and More in Chattanooga!

Chattanooga’s rich arts scene is second to none. Take in one of the nation’s largest collections of American art at the Hunter Museum of American Art and discover the many galleries and emerging artists at the Bluff View Art DistrictNorthShore and Southside districts.

Be sure to check out the new Sculpture Fields at Montague Park. It's free and the size and scope of the sculptures will leave you in awe!

There’s always something going on in Chattanooga. Be sure to make time for the many outstanding music and arts festivals throughout the entire year.

The Chattanooga Symphony and Opera plays at the historic Tivoli Theatre regularly and makes for a nice romantic evening out. The Chattanooga Theatre Centre is one of the oldest, largest, and busiest community theatres in the country and produces 15 shows a year.

Chattanooga also boasts one of the best artisan markets in the country according to Frommer's at the Chattanooga Market every Sunday from 11am to 4pm at the First Horizon Pavilion.

To create your own art gallery crawl, read our blog post about Chattanooga art galleries.

To enjoy a personalized Chattanooga walking art tour check out our Experience Visual Arts interactive map that includes public art, art galleries, art murals and more. Check the bottom of the map to see how you can submit your gallery or art piece for inclusion on the downtown area map.

Experience Art Map

Chattanooga Spotify

Sounds of the Scenic City

Featuring music from local artists, upcoming festivals, and playlists from unique Chattanooga attractions like the Bessie Smith Cultural Center, Songbirds, Creative Discovery Museum, Rock City + More. We've come pretty dang close to capturing the songs of the Scenic City.

Let's Go!

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Amanda Shires

Amanda Shires

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Songbirds

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Beginner Welding Classes

Beginner Welding Classes

Sep 24th 22

1007 Taft Ave Chattanooga, TN 37408

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Chatta Town Tasting Festival

Chatta Town Tasting Festival

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Camp Jordan Arena

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Chatta Town Tasting Festival

Chatta Town Tasting Festival

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Camp Jordan Arena

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Chattanooga River Market

Chattanooga River Market

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Tennessee Aquarium Plaza

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Drag Rave: Y2K

Drag Rave: Y2K

Sep 24th 22

WanderLinger Brewing Company

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ETC presents DAUGHTERS OF THE MOON

ETC presents DAUGHTERS OF THE MOON

Sep 24th 22

Barking Legs Theater

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Jazz Night by Que Jazz! Band

Jazz Night by Que Jazz! Band

Sep 24th 22

Mayan Kitchen

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Live Music at Flora de Mel

Live Music at Flora de Mel

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Flora de Mel

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Music of Tim Lewis

Music of Tim Lewis

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Comedy Catch at the Choo Choo and Backstage Bar

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For more information on traveling to Chattanooga, contact the Virtual Visitors Center by calling (800) 322-3344 or sending an email, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.