Friday Five: Chattanooga's Best Events 01/25-02/01
on Friday, January 25th, 2019 at 3:41pm.
Check out our list of upcoming Chattanooga area events happening locally from Friday, January 25 to Friday, February 1.
Lookout Wild Film Festival
When: Specific times available on the website Where: Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad Street Cost: $8-60
The Lookout Wild Film Festival returns for it's 7th year of bringing the best outdoor adventure and conservation films in the world to Chattanooga. LWFF features films that showcase wild places and the people they inspire. For a full schedule and to purchase tickets, visit lookoutfilmfestival.org.
The Comedy Catch presents Female Stand-up Comedian of the Year Etta May
When: Specific times available on the website Where: The Comedy Catch, 1400 Market St. Cost: $12-18
The Comedy Catch at The Choo Choo presents the Female Stand-up Comedian of the Year Etta May. Winner of the prestigious American Comedy Awards "Comic of the Year," this Kentucky woman delivers a high-powered,take-no-prisoners performance full of truth, irony, humor and wisdom. Etta May has appeared on Oprah, Showtime, CMT, CBS Sunday Morning, ABC, Columbia Pictures and NBC. She headlines the Southern Fried Chicks Comedy Tour and touts a huge fan base on SiriusXM comedy channels. For more information or to purchase tickets, visitthecomedycatch.com.
Mozart's most famous quartet, String Quartet No. 19 is aptly named "dissonance" with its clever use of discordant harmonies. The concert will also feature Reger's catchy Serenade for Flute,Violin, & Viola and Strauss' powerful Till Eulenspiegel einmal anders and the world premiere of Douglas Hedwig's Four Third Streams. For more information, visitchattanoogasymphony.org.
Thursday, January 31 and Thursday, February 7
Mommy & Me Clay Workshop
When: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Where: Scenic City Clay Arts, 301 E. 11th St. Cost: $80 per child and includes one parent or guardian
Mommy, Daddy, Grandma, Aunt, or whoever else loves to play, join your special little one (ages 4 and older) at Scenic City Clay Arts to play in clay. Create together ceramic art pieces that each of you can cherish for the rest of your lives. Your instructor will guide you on basic hand-building techniques and you can let creativity takeover to create pinch-pots to ceramic sculptures. Come back the week after to underglaze and paint your creations. Enjoy time together as a creative family. Following week 2, works will be finished and fired by the instructor. You will be notified when works are ready to be picked up. For more information or to reserve a spot, visit sceniccityclayarts.org.
Friday, February 1
Fireside Chat Storytelling Series
When: 7-9 p.m. Where: Founders Hall at The Commons, 4950 Swinyar Drive Cost: Free
This week’s session of theCity of Collegedale Parks and Recreation Fireside Chat Storytelling Series will feature local students sharing personal poems and stories, and two new young authors, Heather Marsh and Kassedy Whitener, from speaking about their journey to being published. For more information, contact the City of Collegedale Parks and Recreation at 423-468-1971 or firstname.lastname@example.org.