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Photo Contributed by Tori Hunt / Ornaments such as these will be available at the Two Ridges Pottery holiday open studio sale in Flintstone, Ga., this weekend.

* Note: Venues will follow local, state and federal health and safety guidelines relating to face masks, social distancing and capacity limits.


* BARKING LEGS THEATER — 1307 Dodds Ave. Wednesday Night Jazz online, with Alan Wyatt and Shawn Perkinson, 7-8 p.m. Dec. 2. Free digital access; donations help pay artist fees. 423-624-5347,

CHATTANOOGA SYMPHONY & OPERA — Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul, 214 E. Eighth St. "A Classical Christmas," featuring Jolivet's "Pastoreles de Noel," Holst's homage to Paul the Apostle and Haydn's Symphony No. 26, 7 p.m. Dec. 3-5. $25 general, $15 students 17 and older. 423-267-8583,

THE SIGNAL — 1810 Chestnut St. Shows open to youths under 18 with guardian unless otherwise indicated.

* Nov. 27: Neon Moon, 8 p.m. $20-$25.

* Nov. 28: The Steel Woods, with Dave Kennedy, 7:45 p.m. $35-$50.



CHATTANOOGA THEATRE CENTRE — 400 River St. "It's a Wonderful Life," live radio play, Dec. 4-20. $15-$25. 423-267-8534,

CHRISTIAN FAMILY THEATER — Virtual performance of "The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley," based on children's book by Jeff Brown, through Dec. 18. $15 home viewing; special pricing for classrooms.

Weekend festivals

NOV. 24-29

- Thanksgiving Craft Show: Gatlinburg Convention Center, 234 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, Tenn. Handcrafted gifts by local artisans, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday (open Thanksgiving Day).

NOV. 30-DEC. 6

- Christmas Craft Show: Gatlinburg Convention Center, 234 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, Ten. Handcrafted gifts by local artisans, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday.




ARTS AT ERLANGER — 975 E. Third St. (gallery is in the corridor next to D elevators). "The Golden Hour," photos inspired by the warm, soft light in the hour before sunset and the hour after sunrise, through Jan. 6.

AVA GALLERY — Association for Visual Arts, 30 Frazier Ave. Members Salon Show, through Dec. 22. 423-265-4282,

IN-TOWN GALLERY — 26A Frazier Ave. The 46th Holiday Show, featuring paintings, photography, jewelry, pottery, fiber art, sculpture and woodworking suitable for decorating or gift-giving, through Dec. 30 (extended). 423-267-9214,

NORTHSIDE GALLERY — Northside Presbyterian Church, 923 Mississippi Ave. Pop-up show featuring five works each by 17 artists, through Dec. 26. 423-266-1766,

TWO RIDGES POTTERY — 39 Durance Drive, Flintstone, Ga. Holiday open studio sale featuring handmade pottery by Tori Hunt (dinnerware, serving pieces, ornaments), 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 28-29. Event will be covered and open-air; masks required. 828-424-0114.

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Photo Contributed by Tori Hunt / Tori Hunt at work in her Two Ridges Pottery studio in Flintstone, Ga.


BOBBY STONE FILM SERIES — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. This weekend's screenings of "A Star Is Born," "Reservoir Dogs," "Pulp Fiction" and "Hoosiers" have been canceled.



CREATIVE DISCOVERY MUSEUM — 321 Chestnut St. Gingerbread workshops begin Nov. 27, then Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 20. One house per three people $55 for nonmembers (includes admission); members save 20%. To reserve, call Nancy at 423-648-4045 or Sheila at 423-648-6040.

GIRLS INC. — Virtual cooking class, "Hosting a Stress-Free Holiday," with home cook Jill Allen, 6-8 p.m. Dec. 3. $30 ($50 and $90 premium levels add apron and food gifts). Register:

ROCK CITY — 1400 Patten Road, Lookout Mountain, Ga. Enchanted Garden of Lights' 26th season includes gingerbread cookie decorating, dancing trees, thousands of lights, through Jan. 2. $16.95-$26.95 adults, $8.95-$14.95 children 3-12. Tickets available online only.

TENNESSEE AQUARIUM — 1 Broad St. Holidays Under the Peaks, with seasonally themed scavenger hunt and animal enrichment activities, through Dec. 31. Screenings of "The Polar Express 3D" start Nov. 27 at Imax Theater. Electric eel officially lights Christmas tree in livestreamed ceremony Dec. 1. $34.95 adults, $21.95 (separate charge for Imax movies).

WOMEN REPAIR ZONE — Skill- and confidence-building workshops for women taught by women. Chair Upholstery for Beginners, 6-8:30 p.m. Dec. 3; register by 9 p.m. Nov. 29.

WREATHS ACROSS CHATTANOOGA — Local effort for Chattanooga National Cemetery is part of Wreaths Across America initiative to place holiday wreaths on veterans' graves on Dec. 19. Last day for orders is Nov. 30. $10 donation covers cost of one wreath., 423-250-3215,

Contact Lisa Denton at