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Nov. 24
Holiday Cheer at the Pier, 5-9 p.m.Weekly Fig will organize activities at Ross’s landing, presenting local vendors, Christmas tree and wreath sales, crafters and food trucks. At Ross’s Landing, Cheer at the Pier will feature photos with Santa and 98.1 The Lake and US101 will play Christmas music on their loud-speakers. Criders Landscaping and The Barn Nursery are teaming up to decorate Santa's North Pole Tent.  At 7 p.m. the skippers of more than 40 decorated boats will take the helm led by Marty Puryear of Erwin Marine Riverfront. The Grand Finale of the event will be a fireworks display presented by The Southern Belle and the 3rd Deck Burger Bar at Pier 2. 708-2255.

Nov. 28
Heritage House in East Brainerd hosts English Country Dance from 7-9 p.m.  Free.

Dec. 1-17
The Chattanooga Zoo will present its annual holiday event, Holiday Lights, on Dec. 1-3, 8-10, and 15-17, from 5:30-8 p.m. For the price of regular Zoo admission (Zoo Members receive 50 percent off), families are welcome to come and enjoy all that the Chattanooga Zoo’s Holiday Lights event has to offer. Besides the lights, guests may decorate and enjoy cookies, visit and get a photo made with Santa, watch animals open their gifts and more, All activities are included in Holiday Lights admission, excluding photos with Santa. Photos with Santa will begin at $7 per print.  www.chattzoo.org/fundraiser/holiday-lights.

Dec. 5
Heritage House in East Brainerd hosts English Country Dance from 7-9 p.m.  Free.

Dec. 9
Christmas Party 27th Annual Riverside High School Class of 1969. Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E. M. L. King. Blvd. $25 per person. 

Dec. 9
Chickamauga Christmas in the Streets in Historical Chickamauga, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. All craft and food vendors will be open for sales at 10 a.m. on Gordon, Thomas and Tenth Streets and live music begins at 11 a.m. Candle Light Tours at the Gordon-Lee Mansion from 6-8 p.m. For more information visit the city of Chickamauga Facebook page, www.cityofchickamauga.org or email fanci@cityofchickamauga.org. 

Dec. 10
The annual "Messiah" Community Sing-Along, 3 p.m. at Chattanooga First SDA Church, 7450 Standifer Gap Road. http://www.chattfirstsda.com/article/36/weddings-events/messiah-sing-a-long

Dec. 10
Heritage House Arts & Civic Center rounds out the first season of the International Film Series with the sixth of the seven collaborations between actress Marlene Dietrich and director Josef Von Sternberg, the Scarlet Empress. It will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Admission will be free. 

Dec. 14-15
The Roueché Chorale and Orchestra will present the Chattanooga Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 14 and 15, at 7 p.m., at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37421. Admission is free. More information is available by calling 423.855.2981, or on the website: therouechechorale.org Also on Facebook at The Roueché Chorale.

 



 


 

 


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