On Stage

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Jan. 3
The 2010 Country Legend of the Year Gene Watson and his Farewell Party Band will be at the Tivoli on January 3 at 7:30 p.m.  Special guests Robby Hopkins will be performing as well. Tickets are $29.50, $39.50 and $49.50 and are available by calling 800.514-3849 or online at www.mainstageonline.com.  Fans can also buy tickets prior to the day of show at Memorial Auditorium Box Office, 399 McCallie Ave.

Jan. 9
Kansas at Track 29, doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Fully Seated Show. Tickets are $39 in advance, $45 day of show. Ages 13+ (Anyone under 13-17 MUST be accompanied by a parent/guardian (21+) to the show or any Meet & Greet opportunities. Anyone 18 & over, valid photo ID required.) http://track29.co/event.cfm?id=155965&cart   

Jan. 9
Southern Gospel Hall of Fame member Archie Watkins will appear at Sacred Sounds Fridays, Jan. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ringgold Depot, corner of Depot St. and U.S. 41 for the Share America Foundation. Randall Franks from TV's "In the Heat of the Night” will emcee. The event is a fundraiser for the Pearl and Floyd Franks Scholarship Fund helping musicians achieve higher education. Donations for tickets are adults: $5, Children 5 and under free with adult. Tickets may be purchased locally in advance during business hours at SonShine Christian Books 706-861-7675 in Fort Oglethorpe. For more information, Share America Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 42 Tunnel Hill, Ga. 30755.

Jan. 14
The Harlem Globetrotters will bring their family show to UTC McKenzie Arena in Chattanooga at 7 p.m. during the Harlem Globetrotters 2015 “Washington Generals’ Revenge” Tour.  Tickets start at $22 and are now available at harlemglobetrotters.comticketracks.com, the UTC McKenzie Arena box office, or by phone at 266-6627. 

Jan. 17
The Black Jacket Symphony will be performing AC/DC's Back in Black at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets range in price from $25 and $30 and are available from the Tivoli Theatre Box Office and ETix. 

Jan. 18
The Diary of Black Men at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets range in price from $26.50-$36.60 and are available here.

Jan. 20
Shen Yun 2015 at the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range in price from $51.50-$122 and are available here.

Jan. 23
Tedeschi Trucks Band at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets range in price from $37.50-$81 and are available here.

Jan. 29
Chattanooga Symphony and Opera's Mendelssohn's 4th at the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $21 and are available here.

Jan. 30
Elvis Lives at the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets ($39.50, $49.50, $65 and $85) are on sale now and can be purchased online at www.Chattanoogaonstage.com, at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium Box Office at 399 McCallie Ave. (without service charge) or by phone 800.514-3849. Discounts for groups of 15 or more are available by calling 642-8497. 

Jan. 31
Ron White at the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $45.75-$56.75 plus fees and are available here.

Feb. 6-7
Monster Jam at McKenzie Arena. 7:30 p.m.   Seats starting at $20.  All kids tickets are $10.  Tickets are available by going to www.TicketTracks.com, by calling 266-6627 or at the UTC McKenzie Arena Box Office.  Party in the Pits on Friday, Feb. 6, and Saturday, Feb. 7, from 5-6:30 p.m. give fans the opportunity to get a view of the trucks up close and meet the drivers of the Monster Jam trucks. Free passes to the Party in the Pits are available at local Metro PCS locations.  For more information on the Monster Jam, log onto www.MonsterJam.com.  

April 28
Chicago will play at Chattanooga's Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets go on sale Dec. 5 at 10 a.m. and may be purchased at the Auditorium box office, by phone at 800.514-3849, or online at www.chattanoogaonstage.com

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