Things to do in Chattanooga, TN

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Avoid:

During peak seasons, avoid the crowds at the iconic attractions by visiting late in the day - some are open until sunset.

Hot Tips:

Swing by Sundays on the Southside - an open-air market that's a lively look at the city's arts and music scene.

Avoid:

The train car accommodations at the Choo Choo Hotel, and opt for the in-station rooms instead.

Hot Tips:

Look for accommodation and ticket packages at the Chattanoogan and other hotels, which combine popular festival tickets with overnight stays.

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Hot Tips:

Wander the small eateries in the Bluff View Arts District - they're some of the best in town.

Be Sure to Sample:

The delectable Clumpies Ice Cream, handmade in micro-batches on the city's North Shore.

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Caution:

While the city's Southside area is charming by day, it can be a bit sketchy at night. Stay in a group.

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Best Local Souvenir:

A box of Moon Pies.

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