The Floor Is Yours: A Fresh Start
This month's edition of The Floor Is Yours at Barking Legs Theater is all about new beginnings. Performers from different backgrounds will explore the theme in eight-minute segments through dance, comedy, music and more. The first half of the show is rated PG-13, but the second half is "anything goes." This month's show is hosted by Kevin Bartolomucci and Steven W. Disbrow of First Draft Productions, with musical accompaniment by the Undoctored Originals. Click here for more information.
When: Friday, Jan. 1, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 1307 Dodds Ave.
How much: $5
Pains Chapel with Subkonscious and 476 at Revelry Room
They're known as Chattanooga's "hottest" hard rock band, and Pains Chapel will be bringing the noise to Revelry Room Saturday night. They'll be joined by local rockers Subkonscious and 476. Pains Chapel heralds influences such as Black Sabbath and Bullet for My Valentine. Tickets are $7. Click here for more information.
When: Saturday, Jan. 2, 9 p.m.
Where: 41 E. 14th St.
How much: $7
Rock City's Enchanted Garden of Lights
The end is near, so what are you waiting for? Rock City's annual Enchanted Garden of Lights is open through Saturday. The premier family attraction offers a new way to look at Rock City from 6 to 9 p.m. Nightly entertainment includes bands and characters such as The Ice Queen, Jack Frost, Frosty the Snowman and more. Click here for more information.
When: Friday–Saturday, Jan. 1–2, 6–9 p.m.
Where: 1400 Patten Road
How much: $22.95 for adults and $12.95 for children
Chris Stapleton at Track 29
The show sold out in minutes as eager music fans scrambled to snag tickets for one of country music's rising talents. A songwriter first, Chris Stapleton began his career by penning six No. 1 songs for artists such as Kenny Chesney, George Strait and Darius Rucker. His 2015 debut album, "Traveller," was an instant success, earning Stapleton three Country Music Association Awards. He also received four Grammy nominations in 2015. Have fun if you're lucky enough to have tickets. If your pockets are deep, tickets are available on third-party sites. Watch Stapleton perform "Amanda" below.
When: Saturday, Jan. 2, 8 p.m.
Where: 1400 Market St.
How much: Sold out
Out of the House music series at Granfalloon
The Granfalloon is open again under new ownership. That means more events at the location are planned in 2016. A series called Out of the House is designed to get you and your family out of the house on Sunday afternoons. The programming is family-friendly with music for all ages. Kids under 12 are admitted free. Those over 12 are admitted for $5. Click here for more information. Amber Fults will perform.
When: Sunday, Jan. 3, 2 p.m.
Where: 400 E. Main St.
How much: $5 for adults and free for kids under 12