Friday Five: Chattanooga's Best Events 10/28 - 11/4
by Anna Varnell
on Friday, October 28th, 2022 at 11:10am.
Check out our list of upcoming Chattanooga area events happening locally from Friday, October 28th to Friday, November 4th.
Friday, October 28th
When: 7:00-11:00pm Where: Moxy Chattanooga Downtown, 1220 King St. Cost: Free admission
Ya'll know that Moxy, Hits 96, and Snapdragon Hemp can put on an event to remember, but what happens when they come together and to host an epic Halloween event? It is sure to be the one the best Halloween events in the city! Tonight is the 1st annual Gravedigger's Ball! Get your best costume together and join the Hits 96 crew for the one Scenic City’s best Halloween Bash. Show off your best costume to win your share of over $5,000 in cash and prizes, including a weekend staycation at The Moxy and the grand prize of a trip for two to Las Vegas! Did we also mention this event is FREE? Make sure to finish up those last details on your costume and we will see you there! For more details, click here.
Monday, October 31st
Lantern Tour: Ghost Walk Edition
When: Times vary based on availability Where: Ruby Falls, 1720 S. Scenic Hwy Cost: $39.95
Get in the Halloween spirit with a special edition Lantern Tour featuring ghost stories from the 94-year history of Ruby Falls and eerie Chattanooga legends. On your way to the waterfall, hear the tales and visit the sites of peculiar encounters, mischievous mayhem, and tragedy while exploring the cavern by the light of handheld lanterns. Reservations are required and there are only a few spots left to book. Hurry over to their website by clicking here to reserve your spot!
Join Humane Educational Society & Chatta Brew Tours as they "loop the city Paw-tying and Paw-taking in libations in beautiful Downtown Chattanooga!" Participating breweries include WanderLinger Brewing Company, Chattanooga Brewing Company, Gate Eleven Distillery, Play, Wash, Pint, and many more! Meet at Gate Eleven Distillery and embark on Chatta Brew Tour Bus. The bus will loop through participating breweries all evening - hop on and off as you please! Dress up your pup & bring-’em too for a FUR-iendly fun evening! K9 Moonshine will be providing bone broth shots for our furry mates at Gate11 Distillery. Stop by their booth for a shot of bone broth & to enter the pet costume contest. The winner takes home the Pup Crawl Pup and Peep gift basket. Head to their website to grab your ticket.
Saturday, October 29th
Scenic City Egg Fest
When: 10:00am-3:00pm Where: Collegedale Commons, 4950 Swinyar Dr. Cost: $0-$25
Have you ever had anything cooked in a Big Green Egg? I'd be willing to bet it was one of the most delicious things you've tasted. If you've never tried it, now it your chance! Scenic City EggFest is Tennessee's first event dedicated to the Big Green Egg. Big Green Egg enthusiasts, a.k.a. "EGGheads", travel from all over the region to participate and share in fun and festivities while cooks showcase their skills and talents. Whether you own a Big Green Egg or just want to sample unique recipes like smoked BBQ, grilled pizza, or baked desserts, then Scenic City EggFest is the event for you! To grab your tickets, click here to head to their website.
Saturday, October 29th
Songbirds Halloween Smash
When: 6:00-10:00pm Where: Songbirds Guitar & Pop Culture Museum, 35 Station St. Cost: $18-$20
Looking for something fun to do this Halloween weekend? What if you could celebrate and help raise money for music education? Sounds like a win-win, right? Songbirds is hosting the Songbirds Halloween Smash this Saturday night and it is sure to be a night to remember. The night will feature artists like Psychic Dungeon with Dolphin Group and Danger Sweats. The night will, of course, have a costume contest so be sure bring your Halloween costume A-game! There will also be an art auction, live painting, and "Boo"-ze! You can buy your tickets in advance and save a few bucks or tickets will be available at the door. Click here to grab your tickets today!