Dogs, polo ponies, free fuel among weekend highlights in Chattanooga area

Staff File Photo by Matt Hamilton / Atari, a dog from Atlanta, returns a disc in the 2021 Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championships.

Editors of Horse & Hound magazine could find plenty to keep them busy in the Chattanooga area this weekend: kennel club dog shows, a Skyhoundz competition for disc-catching dogs, and ponies on a polo field.

To get around town, you might want to stop at the newest Mapco station Sunday for free fuel.

Be advised three concerts are sold out: The Band Camino at The Signal on Friday, Jack White at Walker Theatre on Saturday and Copeland with the Sewanee Symphony at The Caverns on Saturday.

(READ MORE: Your 2022 Chattanooga-area fall festival guide)


ARTS

-- Hunter Museum of American Art, 10 Bluff View, will host the director of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Stephanie Stebich, in an Art Wise program 6-7 p.m. Thursday. She will discuss the mission, collecting priorities and upcoming initiatives of the national museum in Washington, D.C.,