The Riverbend Festival is in June every year and diverse acts are presented in its different stages, with music for all tastes. It takes place in the downtown area of the city and has as its background the Tennessee River. For more information:
3 Sisters Bluegrass Festival
Other musical events include the 3 Sisters Bluegrass Festival, which was named one of the top five bluegrass music festivals in the nation by Great American Country. For more information:
Nightfall Concert Series
The Nightfall concert series takes place in the downtown area of Chattanooga every Friday night between May and August. It is a free event with a variety of musical genres. For more information:
Sangria on the Bluff
Sangría is a highly anticipated annual cultural event organized by La Paz Chattanooga highlighting the Hispanic and Latin heritage. Sangria serves as a fundraising celebration benefiting La Paz Chattanooga. The funds raised help La Paz guide, connect and strengthen the Latino community of Chattanooga. The site may change year after year, but it is always a vibrant and fun event. Sangria takes place the third week of May. For more information visit lapazchattanooga.org
Levitt AMP Concert series
The Levitt AMP Music Series takes place at the Bessie Smith Cultural Center, located in the center of the Martin Luther King Historic District. Presented by RISE, a non-profit organization dedicated to using jazz to transcend cultural barriers.
Latin Festival is the annual cultural festival that celebrates Latino culture in Chattanooga, TN. With artistic performances, food from various areas of Latin America, children's area and parade of nations, the festival has something for the whole family. The event is held on the Chattanooga State campus on the side of the river.
Every Sunday in April - December from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
First Tennessee Pavilion