Special Events in Chattanooga

Bluegrass Jamboree
This special event is a celebration of local bluegrass music. This event is free for all ages, and it is a great opportunity for families to get out and have community fun. The Bluegrass Jamboree accepts donations to help the needy and hungry people of the Chattanooga area. All donations will go to those in need.

Chattanooga Oktoberfest
This German festival goes country with the Chattanooga Oktoberfest. This yearly event is a blast for all lovers of German beer, cars and festivities. Costumes and great food a focal point of the festival, and you are sure to have a blast here.

Sounds Of summer
All summer long experience great music from local artists and upcoming musicians. This yearly event is a hit for locals and visitors to Chattanooga. Go early to reserve a good spot, and make sure you take plenty of sunscreen and proper clothing. Great food and other festivities are also featured at this event. Families of all sizes will have a blast enjoying the great weather and music floating over the city.

TinkerToy Exhibit
This exhibit is located at the Discovery Museum. Imaginative and interactive exhibits draw in families for a great learning experience. This special event fills up quickly. Be sure to go ahead of time to make sure you get inside.

Chattanooga Peach Festival
Everyone looks forward to this time of year. Ripe peaches are celebrated in this annual festival of fruit. Farmers from all over the area join to sell their freshest picks straight from the orchard. They serve food and drinks. Music and other festivities are also part of the festival. Bring the whole family and enjoy fresh and locally grown peaches.

Chattacon Science Fiction Convention
Sci-fi lovers will thoroughly enjoy the Chattacon event held yearly. Special guests, booths and entertainment are a large part of this convention. Writers and artists are also featured here for fan girls and fan boys to meet and greet with. Chattacon is a must-see event for lovers of the sci-fi world.

Annual Wine Over Water
The historical society of Chattanooga hosts this annual event that raises money to preserve the historical areas of the city. Wine, finger foods and music are elegantly presented at this event. It is a great opportunity to experience the history and beauty of the city in addition to top-notch wine selections.