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Staff photo by Troy Stolt / Benny Bird, 4, gets a close look at the 2021 EPB Holiday window display, which will be ending on Jan. 3.

This story was updated at 4:46 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2021, to state that the Old Christmas program at the Museum Center at Five Points scheduled for Jan. 6 has been canceled.

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To do Sunday

— Last chances: With Christmas and New Year's over, time is short to see some of the city's favorite holiday displays. Sunday is the last night for tours through Rock City's Enchanted Garden of Lights. The EPB Holiday Windows will end Monday. And Monday is also the last day to hunt the hidden objects in the NorthShore Merchant Collective's window treasure hunt.

Calendar

MUSIC

THE 107 CHATTANOOGA — 2255 Center St., Suite 107. Brandon Davis on Step by Step tour in support of the debut single that reached No. 1 on iTunes' Country Singles chart, 9 p.m. Jan. 7. Free. bandsintown.com

THE SIGNAL — 1810 Chestnut St. Departure: The Journey Tribute Band, 8 p.m. Jan. 8. $20-$30. thesignaltn.com

SONGBIRDS — 35 Station St. Over Easy EP release party, 8 p.m. Jan. 8. $10 in advance, $12 day of show. songbirdsfoundation.org

TIVOLI THEATRE — 709 Broad St. Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit in Tivoli Theatre Foundation gala, 8 p.m. Jan. 7. Sold out. tivolichattanooga.com

 

OUT & ABOUT

BOARD GAME SWAP MEET — Epikos Comics and Games, 5864 Brainerd Road. Bring your unwanted games or buy a store gift card to trade with others, 1 p.m. Jan. 9. Limited number of tables available. Facebook.com/Events

THE COMEDY CATCH — 29 Station St. thecomedycatch.com

— Jan. 5: Open Mic Night, a showcase of regional talent, 7:30 p.m. $5.

— Jan. 7-8: Mike Stanley, 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. both nights. $17-$19.

CTC BOOK CLUB — Chattanooga Theatre Centre's Mainstage lobby, 400 River St. Discussion of Martyna Majok's "Cost of Living," winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize, 7 p.m. Jan. 11. PDF of script available on club's Facebook page (search for CTC Book Club).

ENCHANTED GARDEN OF LIGHTS — Rock City, 1400 Patten Road, Lookout Mountain, Tenn. Award-winning million-lights extravaganza with more than 30 holiday scenes, through Jan. 2. $17-$30 adults, $9-$16 children 3-12. Tickets must be purchased online. seerockcity.com

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Staff File Photo by Robin Rudd/ Rock City's Enchanted Garden of Lights, with more than a million LED lights and 30 holiday scenes, will close for the season on Jan. 2.

EPB HOLIDAY WINDOWS — EPB headquarters, 10 W. M.L. King Blvd. Festive vignettes on view on Broad and Market street sides of the building, through Jan. 3. epb.com

HISTORY HIKE — Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center, 3370 LaFayette Road, Fort Oglethorpe. Ranger-led hike, "Winter Vistas: Longstreet's Breakthrough, Hindman's Front," begins at Visitor Center then caravans to hike's starting point, 2 p.m. Jan. 8. Program explores events that occurred on the southern end of Confederate Gen. James Longstreet's famous assault of Sept. 20, 1863, during the Battle of Chickamauga. Hike is about 1 mile and lasts about 90 minutes. nps.gov/chch

ICE ON THE LANDING — Chattanooga Choo Choo gardens, 1400 Market St. Open-air, 120- by 40-foot ice-skating rink, open daily (weather permitting) through Jan. 30. $10-$12 adults, $8 children 12 and younger. iceonthelanding.com

IMAX THEATER — 201 Chestnut St. "Spider-Man: No Way Home," 6:30 p.m. select dates through Jan. 13. $15. tnaqua.org/imax

MASTER GARDENER TRAINING COURSE — University of Tennessee Extension Office, 6183 Adamson Circle. Choice of morning or evening class offering comprehensive education in basic horticulture over 15 weeks; deadline to register, Jan. 7. Morning class meets 9:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Tuesdays starting Jan. 25. Evening class meets 6-9 p.m. Mondays starting Jan. 31. $170. mghc.org

NEW YEAR'S NIGHTMARE — Dread Hollow, 321 Brown's Ferry Road. Special-edition haunted house and escape rooms, 8-10 p.m. Jan. 8. $15 for haunt, $60 per escape room. Tickets are timed entry and sold only online. dreadhollow.com

SOUTHERN SCUFFLE — UTC's McKenzie Arena, 720 E. Fourth St. Final events in elite collegiate wrestling tournament that features national champions, All Americans and dozens of student-athletes who qualified for last year's NCAA Tournament, Jan. 2. Doors open at 10 a.m.; fifth round of consolation, 11 a.m.; championship semifinals and consolation quarterfinals, 1 p.m.; consolation semifinals, 3 p.m. (approximate start time); championship finals and medal matches, 7 p.m. $10 Sunday only. GoMocs.com, 423-266-MOCS (6627)

SWEET & SAVORY CLASSROOM — 45 E. Main St. Two-day Holiday Break Workshop for ages 8-14, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 3-4. $140. sweetandsavoryclassroom.com

WINDOW TREASURE HUNT — Chattanooga's North Shore district. NorthShore Merchants Collective sponsors annual treasure hunt to find out-of-place objects in the windows of participating businesses along Frazier Avenue, River Street, Kent Street, Dallas Road, North Market Street and Manufacturers Road, through Jan. 3. Turn in cards, with minimum $1 donation, for chance to win gift baskets. northshorechattanooga.com/events

WORLD OF WHEELS — Chattanooga Convention Center, 1 Carter Plaza. Auto show with special appearances by Erik Estrada of "CHiPS" (limited times), Kamikaze Chris of "Street Outlaws" (times tba), plus cars from the "Back to the Future" films and characters from "Star Wars" and "Transformers," Hot Wheels drag racing, Porsche driving experiences, 3-9 p.m. Jan. 7, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Jan. 8, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 9. $15 adults at O'Reilly Auto Parts stores, $18 adults at the gate or Ticketmaster; $5 children 6-11 (tickets are single-day, one-time use). worldofwheels.net/chattanooga

 

ARTS

GALLERY AT BLACKWELL — 71 Eastgate Loop. Photographic Society of Chattanooga's fall/holiday show on view. chattanoogaphoto.org

IN-TOWN GALLERY — 26A Frazier Ave. "New Beginnings," welcoming the six artists to the cooperative in 2021: glass worker Sean Price, photographer Sybil Topel, multimedia artist Robin Howe and painters Renel Plouffe, Lora Miller and Brent Weston, through Jan. 31. First Friday open house, 5-8 p.m. Jan. 7. intowngallery.com

THEATER

OAK STREET PLAYHOUSE — 418 Oak St. (inside First-Centenary United Methodist Church). Auditions for "Cheaper by the Dozen," 6-8 p.m. Jan. 3-4. firstcentenary.com/the-oak-street-playhouse

Contact Lisa Denton at ldenton@timesfreepress.com or 423-757-6281.

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