Photos: Food Truck Alley opens in downtown Chattanooga

Staff photo by C.B. Schmelter / People mingle about during the soft opening at Food Truck Alley on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021 in Chattanooga, Tenn.

Food Truck Alley opened in downtown Chattanooga on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021.

The lot at the corner of 5th and Market streets holds a half dozen food trucks offering a variety of foods.

Initially, the food trucks are expected to operate Thursday through Sunday, offering a variety of takeout foods. The business plan is to allow for short-term rentals for the food trucks with both hourly and weekly rates.

Read more about the new concept here.