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Habitat for Humanity of Catoosa County and Team King Realtors are hosting the North Georgia Bridal Showcase from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Colonnade, 264 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold. Admission is free.
The Association for Visual Arts will hold their 4 Bridges Arts Festival. The annual Preview Party, which allows sponsors and paying ticket-holders a chance to get a sneak preview of the festival with catered food and bar service, will take place Thursday, Sept. 3 from 6-10 p.m., with the general admission festival running Friday, Sept. 4 from noon-8 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 5 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Join the Humane Educational Society at 6 p.m., at the Chattanooga Convention Center for its annual Rescues on the Runway extravaganza. Includes complimentary beer, wine and cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and a three-course meal. Silent and live auctions. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here. For sponsorship opportunities contact Taylor Hixson at 624-5302 x222 or email@example.com.
Scenic City Women’s Network annual Chattanooga Praise Breakfast featuring keynote speaker Megan Alexander of NBC’s Inside Edition, 7 a.m. at the Chattanooga Convention Center. Early Bird Pricing: Individual seats: $30 or table of eight is: $240. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. This event is open to the public to both men and women. www.scwn.org or call 698-6262.
Lula Lake Land Trust’s first ever race — the Lula Laker. This 19-mile independent race is designed for avid runners and mountain bikers with a trail course gaining 2,000 feet elevation through LLLT’s trail systems. Divided between two days, runners will compete on Saturday, Oct. 24, while mountain bikers will compete on Sunday, Oct. 25. There is a $50 donation as a registration fee to compete. All fees go directly back into LLLT’s trail work and conservation efforts. Sign-up and more details are available online at www.LulaLake.org/events.
Southern Lit Alliance Keynote dinner. The Westin Chattanooga. 7 pm. This event also functions as a fundraiser for Southern Lit Alliance. Tickets for the Keynote dinner are $75 each. A table of eight can be reserved for $600. Attendees can purchase a ticket to the Keynote dinner in bulk with a 2-day ticket to SouthWord for $150 or at a discounted price of $125 https://www.southernlitalliance.org/southword.