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Mother’s Day is a special day where we get to show our moms just how much they mean to us. Finding the perfect gift can sometimes prove to be difficult. Giving her a beautifully drawn, crayon colored card doesn’t quite do the trick as an adult like it did when you were six. Thankfully, we live in a city full of local shops and experiences that can help! From a traditional bouquet of flowers to a special day of shopping, Chattanooga offers something for every mom to make sure her day is truly the best.

For the traditional mom:

Put a bit of a spin on the flowers you give your mom this year! Jodi Jardin’s Flower Shop is not your average flower shop. It is truly an experience to enter under an archway of beautiful blooms and into a garden filled…

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Check out our list of upcoming Chattanooga area events happening locally from Friday, April 29th to Friday, May 6th.

Saturday, April 30th

Running of the Chihuahuas 13: The Revival

When: 12:30pm
Where: First Horizon Pavilion, 1826 Reggie White Blvd.
Cost: Free 

How about a day full of fun, food, music, and… small dogs battling it out to the very end? Running of the Chihuahuas is back for its 13th year! After not competing for 2 years, these Chihuahuas are ready to put all of their tiny legs to the test. Cheer on each competitor as they race to the finish line. Each race will narrow down the list of over 150 Chihuahuas where only one dog will be crowned the champion. On top of being able to pet countless dogs, rising artists Caley Rose,…

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Check out our list of upcoming Chattanooga area events happening locally from Friday, April 22 to Friday, April 29.

April 23 - 24

Chattanooga Market - Opening Weekend

When: Saturday, 23rd 10am - 5pm, Sunday, 24th 11am -4pm
Where: First Horizon Pavilion, 1826 Reggie White Blvd.
Cost: Free 

The Chattanooga Market is back! Head down to the First Horizon Pavilion for the opening weekend of the Chattanooga Market that runs from April through November. You can find vendors from all over the metropolitan area offering local produce, artisan foods, hand-crafted goods, art, and more. You will also enjoy live music and delicious food from food trucks as you shop. This event offers fun for the entire family!

Saturday, April 23

Battle Below The…

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Is moving into your new home on your to-do list? Not just I-have-never-lived here-before new, but no-one-has-ever-lived-here-before new? Whether you're a current homeowner or a first-time home searcher, a newly constructed home could be just what you need to make your property dreams a reality this year. Here are four reasons why new builds could be worth your downpayment and/or putting your current living space on the market.


1. Unleash Your Creativity

If you've ever played the popular computer game The Sims, you know how much it is to design your own space. Depending on when you enter the building process, new home construction can be just like that, but in real life! Whether you're working with a contractor to fill an empty plot or you're…

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Spring cleaning is an annual ritual that many perform—some more enthusiastically than others—to clear out the winter debris and achieve a more comfortable environment for everyone in our households. But performing spring cleaning and annual home maintenance tasks isn’t only good for our homes. According to medical science, it’s actually good for our mental and physical health too. In fact, increasing numbers of people have begun to view spring cleaning as an act of self-care because of its benefits to mind and body health. This year, don’t skip this ritual; luxuriate in its healthful benefits, and enhance your living space with improved maintenance at the same time.

Spring Cleaning Benefits Your Mental and Physical Health

Ever walk into a…

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COVID-19

Everyone is being impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak differently. Learn what's happening in the Chattanooga area real estate market since we've impacted and how we are helping our locals!

Real Estate and COVID-19 Effects in Chattanooga

First of all, we hope you and your families are doing wellsafe, and healthy!

During this strange and difficult time, we wanted to reach out and let you know that The Torgerson Team is here to help however we can! Below are a few ways that can help you, your families, and your friends during this unknown time.

 

#1 REFINANCING— You may want to look into refinancing your home! The federal government cut their rates to 0%. This doesn't mean interest rates for mortgages are at 0%, but what it does mean is that…

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Looking for the best places in Chattanooga to visit for the holidays? We’ve scoped out all of the best Chattanooga has to offer for holiday fun this year and have brought it all together for you! Here are our favorite local destinations to enjoy your holiday season in Chattanooga: 

December 14-23 

Gingerbread Workshops at the Creative Discovery Museum

When: Saturday, December 14 - Sunday, December 22
Where: Creative Discovery Museum, 321 Chestnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37402
Cost: $30 for members; $55 for nonmembers

Kick off the holiday season with this sweet tradition. The whole family will enjoy creating sweet and sticky houses from gingerbread, icing, candy and other sugary confections. The workshop includes hot chocolate, cookies,…

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Check out our list of upcoming Chattanooga area events happening locally from Friday, October 25 to Friday, November 1. 

October 25-27

Columbus Ships - The Nina and the Pinta in Chattanooga

When: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
Where: Chattanooga Pier, 200 Riverfront Parkway
Cost: Free to $8.50

The Pinta and the Nina, replicas of Columbus' Ships, are open for tours in Chattanooga. The Nina, a caravel ship, was built completely by hand and without the use of power tools. Archaeology magazine called the ship "the most historically correct Columbus replica ever built." The Pinta, also a caravel, is considered by historians to be the space shuttle of the 15th century. Both ships tour together as a new and enhanced sailing museum for the purpose of educating the…

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Chattanooga’s restaurant and retail scene is growing by the day! Here are our top 5 brand new or coming soon businesses to check out.  

Brand New! 

Anastasia's Old World Delicatessen
841 Chestnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37402
(423) 541-5923

This European-style deli opened just last month in West Village in downtown Chattanooga offering sandwiches, salads and delicious breakfast options. After helping launch the Marketplace in the Westin hotel, Nashville native Anastasia Burton is now managing her namesake restaurant. Check it out for lunch and try a specialty sandwich like the Tennessee Smoked T.N.T. with cajun turkey, 3 pepper colby jack cheese, chipotle aioli, mixed greens, roma tomatoes and red onion on pumpernickel bread. Or start your day off…

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Check out our list of upcoming Chattanooga area events happening locally from Friday, October 11 to Friday, October 18. 

Friday, Oct. 11

Whiskey, Wine and Shine 

When: 7-10 p.m. 
Where: Chattanooga Whiskey, 890 Riverfront Parkway 
Cost: $50 

The Chattanooga Sertoma Club presents our 7th annual charity event with Chattanooga Whiskey, wine, moonshine, beer, and food with live music plus dancing, a clogging demonstration and a silent auction. All proceeds go to local charities with emphasis on speech and hearing problems in children.For more information or to purchase tickets, visit wineandshinesertoma.com.

October 11-13

“Matilda”

When: Specific times available on the website
Where: Chattanooga Theatre Centre, 400 River Street 
Cost:

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