After a year off due to the pandemic, Ringgold’s Haunted Depot is back.
Arts and Entertainment
Local artist/instructor Kati Schmidt brings fall colors to life with “Birch Trees” for the Oct. 28 Painting for a Purpose class.
The 6th Cavalry Museum in Fort Oglethorpe welcomed back its popular “Painting for a Purpose” fundraiser Sept. 23, with Durinda Cheek instructing 21 enthusiastic guests to paint “Sunflowers.” The guests were treated to dinner, door prizes and lots of fun while completing their painting. Octob…
Come out to Ringgold Art & Frame Gallery in Ringgold and “Celebrate Art!” Enjoy browsing new original art, have a snack, and meet the artists of the Civic Arts League of Chattanooga.
The local author of a new book about Abraham Lincoln said he believes the 16th president is the most fictionalized historical American in popular culture.
The Wes and Shirley Smith Charitable Endowment continues its efforts to uplift Catoosans through supporting a variety of community organizations through its annual benefit.
Instructor Durinda Cheek brings “Painting for a Purpose” back to the 6th Cavalry Museum in Fort Oglethorpe on Sept. 23 with her colorful portrayal of “Sunflowers.”
The Georgia Regional Mustang Club will soon cruise from around the region to the polo field on Barnhardt Circle in Fort Oglethorpe.
Multi-Dove and Grammy Award-winning recording artist David Phelps will be featured Friday, Aug. 13, at the Trion First Baptist Church, 95 Church St., Trion. The concert event begins at 7 p.m.
Several hundred people turned out Saturday evening, July 17, for Ringgold Downtown Nights’ BBQ Pig Out. The event, held at the downtown Market Pavilion at 96 Depot St., featured barbecue, the live band Matchbox Rodeo, and — for the kids – a bounce house, face-painting, and balloon characters…
The Ringgold Playhouse will open a five-performance production of its dark, crime drama “The Shawshank Redemption” beginning Thursday night, July 29.
The Rabbit Valley Farmers Market has partnered with The Georgia Winery, Ringgold Art and Frame Gallery, and Farm to Fork to bring a fun summer evening to Ringgold.
The fourth annual Smith & Wesley and Friends New Country 107.9 Benefit Concert presented by the Smith Charitable Endowment is Saturday, Sept. 25, at 7 p.m. at the Northwest Georgia Amphitheater at Benton Place, 220 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold. The concert, also featuring Little Texas and …
Boynton Lions Club of Ringgold and the Ringgold Convention and Visitors Bureau are hosting a Summer Movie Night at the Ringgold Depot. The event features the original film “Mary Poppins” and aids Catoosa County residents to improve their sight and assist with other Lions projects. The evenin…
Musician Colton Brown (left) of Chickamauga, Ga., is presented his $1,000 Pearl and Floyd Franks Scholarship from the Share America Foundation president Randall Franks upon Brown’s graduation from Oakwood Christian Academy. Brown plays piano, harmonica and drums and will use the scholarship …
The community is invited to celebrate Independence Day weekend at the Catoosa County Fireworks Fest 2021 with a variety of family-friendly fun activities to include spectacular fireworks, live music, food, children’s activities, and car cruise-in.
Theater company Back Alley Productions invites you to audition for our upcoming performance of “The Great Gatsby,” based on the 1925 novel by American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Following a year-long hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Ringgold Playhouse (TRP) will offer its first production of the 2021 season beginning Thursday night, April 29, with a five-performance run of the Neil Simon classic, “I Ought to be in Pictures.”
Following a year-long hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Ringgold Playhouse (TRP) has announced that it will open for a 2021 season late in the spring.
Rock City in Lookout Mountain, Ga., is expecting lots o’ luck in March as it opens the 13th annual Irish festival Shamrock City. All things green return, even the waterfall, Saturdays and Sundays March 13, 14, 20 and 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
The 6th Cavalry Museum continues its recognition of Black History Month with the virtual opening of “The 6888th in Fort Oglethorpe” exhibit about the only all-female, all-African American Women’s Army Corps (WAC) unit to serve overseas during World War II.
Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union (TVFCU) will host TVFCU’s Community Movie Night on Saturday, Nov. 21, at 6:30 p.m. at the grounds of the Northwest Georgia Amphitheatre (NWGA). The amphitheatre is located at 220 Catoosa Circle, which is next door to The Colonnade.
“Miracles can happen with a little love, family and faith” is the message of a Christmas movie filmed locally that will be shown Friday, Nov. 20, at the Walker County Civic Center.
Back Alley Productions will bring the tragicomedy to life as it performs live “Waiting for Godot” to an all-online audience through live-streaming.
Rock City in Lookout Mountain, Ga., is overjoyed to open its first event of the year, the beloved Enchanted Garden of Lights, which has become a holiday tradition for so many across the region.
This October, we at the Vann House in Spring Place, Ga., have both good news and somewhat disappointing (yet completely unsurprising) news.
Back Alley Productions will bring the definitive zombie apocalypse to life with “The Night of the Living Dead” to an all-online audience.
Make October colorful when you sign up for “Painting for a Purpose” at the 6th Cavalry Museum in Fort Oglethorpe on Oct. 22 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Wes and Shirley Smith Charitable Endowment selected Habitat for Humanity of Catoosa County as the recipient of net proceeds from its upcoming third annual Smith & Wesley and Friends.
Back Alley Productions has recently updated its Mars Theatre on the Air programming, posting new episodes online for the local community.
The 6th Cavalry Museum in Fort Oglethorpe is excited to announce a new exhibit coming to the museum and opening on Aug. 18, the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.
Award-winning theatre company Back Alley Productions announces its upcoming virtual performance of dystopian drama “1984,” based on the famous George Orwell book of the same name. Visit https://www.BAPshows.com for tickets and more information.
Calling all artists! A wonderful opportunity is open now to artists who would like to become part of “Envision Fort Oglethorpe” and see their Fort Oglethorpe-themed art on public display.
In the final days of World War II, the colossal Russian Red Army swept across Eastern Europe with the goal to deal a final blow to Hitler’s forces and liberate Berlin. In their way were 500,000 German and Latvian soldiers, cornered on a Baltic Sea peninsula called the “Kurland Pocket.” In th…
In the final days of World War II, the colossal Russian Red Army swept across Eastern Europe with the imperative to deal a fatal blow to the Nazi army and liberate Berlin. In the Russians' path were 500,000 German and Latvian soldiers, cornered on a Baltic Sea peninsula called the “Kurland P…
The Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, in cooperation with Georgia Humanities, presents “Crossroads: Change in Rural America.” The exhibition examining the evolving landscape of rural American opens at the historic Summerville Depot on Saturday, March 7, and will be on view through April 18.
Walker County Schools Superintendent Damon Raines set an ambitious goal of graduating 100% of students and is working to overcome hurdles to achieving that goal.
Lyerly United Methodist is looking for all types of vendors for its 12th annual Car, Truck, Motorcycle Show and Craft Festival on Saturday, Aug. 15, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Rain or shine at Dowdy Park on the corner of Highways 27 and 114 in Summerville, Ga. This year the antique steam engine t…
The popular Painting for a Purpose art class will return to the 6th Cavalry Museum, 6 Barnhardt Circle in Fort Oglethorpe, on Thursday, Feb. 27, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.