As kids are back in school, football season seems to be underway!
First up, is the High School Football Jamboree! Friday, August 10 and Saturday, August 11 you can catch all kinds of football at Finley Stadium! Tickets are just $10!
For Friday night you can catch Sale Creek, CCS, Hixson, East Ridge, Tyner, Walker Valley, Bradley, and McCallie in action. Here is the schedule of games :
5:30 - Sale Creek vs. CCS
6:00 - Hixson vs. CCS
6:30 East Ridge vs. Sale Creek
7:00 - Hixson vs. Tyner
7:30 - East Ridge vs. Tyner
8:00 - Walker Valley vs. Notre Dame
8:30 - Bradley vs. Notre Dame
9:00 - Walker Valley vs. McCallie
9:30 - Bradley vs. McCallie
For Saturday night, you can cheer on Howard, Boyd Buchanan, Grace, Central, Soddy, Signal Mtn., East Hamilton, Ooltewah, Red Bank, Brainerd, and Baylor. Here is the schedule of games:
4:30 - Howard vs. Boyd Buchanan
5:00 - Howard vs. Grace
5:30 - Central vs. Boyd Buchanan
6:00 - Central vs. Grace
6:30 - Soddy vs. Signal Mtn.
7:00 - East Hamilton vs. Soddy Daisy
7:30 - Ooltewah vs. Signal Mtn.
8:00 - East Hamilton vs. Red Bank
8:30 - Ooltewah vs. Brainerd
9:00 - Baylor vs. Brainerd
9:30 - Baylor vs. Red Bank
Tonight, August 10, there is an Outdoor movie being played in East Brainerd at Dark in Heritage Park, 1428 Jenkins Rd. The film is sponsored by Bridge Christian Church and tonight's feature is... "The Lego Movie." Bring lawn char! For more information you can visit www.bridgechristian.org
If you can hear the train coming then head on over to the Colonnade, 264 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold, GA. The Dixie Division of the Train Collectors Association will be there to entertain and present the trains. Hours are 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. All train enthusiasts are welcome! Cost is $7 per family. For more information you can call 423- 894-1284, 423-503-7336, or 423-344-5799.
How about a toast to the Top Tomato Festival? This weekend at the Chattanooga Market, you can taste all of those tomatoes, plus much more! And to topic all off, one of our friends, Mending Wall will be there hanging out and entertaining from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. For more information visit www.publicmarket.us
How about some Roller Girls Derby? The Roller Girls are celebrating a 'Decade of Derby.' if you would like to join them in celebrating, the Roller Girls will be at the Chattanooga Convention Center, 1150 Carter St. at 5 p.m. The doors will open at 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 11. Admission is $1o in advance, $12 at the door. Ages 5 and under are free! For more information visit chattanoogarollergirls.com.
For all of the Comic Book lovers out there, look no further! Farley Con: East Ridge Toy and Comic Book Expo is here! Saturday, August 11 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. you can go to the East Ridge Community Center, 1517 Tombras Ave., and get all the Comic Books you need! Admission is $5 ages 13 and older. For more information call 706-866-2667.
Last but not least, how about the Museum Hop? There are Nine stops with one ticket! You can make nine different stops to see all kinds of cars. Today, Friday August 10, from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. you will have the chance to find your dream car! Admission is $20 and you can find out more information at 423-894-8028. Here is the list of participating museums:
International Towing and Recovery Hall of Frame and Museum, 3315 Broad St.
Coker Tire Museum, 1317 Chesnut St.
Charles H. Coolidge Medla of Honor Heritage Center, Northgate Mall entrance near Sears
Songbirds Guitar Museum, 35 Station St.
Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, 4119 Crownwell Rd.
Bessie Smith Cultural Center, 200 E.M.L. King Blvd.
National Park Partners, Booth inside Bessie Smith Cultural Center
6th Calvary Museum, 6 Barnhardt Circle, Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Houston Museum of Decorative Arts, 201 High St.
With all of these activities going on, you have the chance to "Be The Cool Parent."