Your weekly planner of Chattanooga-area events (including final Lookouts games, Jack White, so many dogs)

Staff file photo / Tony Russo, Dolores Ellis and Marcie Holt of the Tennessee Dahlia Society make flower arrangements during the Chattanooga Market Buskers Festival on Oct. 20, 2019. The organization will have a dahlia show Sept. 17-18 at the East Ridge Community Center.

Here's what's happening in the Chattanooga area this week.


The Grand Ole Opry has two special offers coming up for Tennessee residents. Opry Community Day, scheduled Sept. 18, grants a free backstage tour for a behind-the-scenes look at where country music's new stars, superstars and legends perform every week, as well as an outdoor party on the Opry Plaza with free live music and family activities. Guests also will have access to the limited-time "Opry Loves the '90s" experience that showcases one of the most influential decades in country music. Complimentary tours will be available 9 a.m.-4 p.m. CDT with the presentation of a valid Tennessee state ID. Tickets are available at the Opry box office, 600 Opry Mills Drive in Nashville, or in advance at Launching the same day is a discounted ticket program for Opry shows for Tennessee residents.