Jazzanooga will pay tribute to Bessie Smith as part of Jazz Appreciation Month. (Photo: Contributed)

Dreams of Our America at Hunter Museum
To highlight "Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art" exhibit, Hunter Museum of American Art officials will offer a personal exploration of several works and a journaling opportunity for all guests tonight. Attendees will also enjoy a multilingual chorus presented by Chattanooga State Community College students who have emigrated from other countries. Click here for more information.

When: 6–7 p.m.
Where: 10 Bluff View
How much: Free with museum admission

Tribute to Bessie Smith
Jazzanooga's celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month continues tonight with a tribute to Bessie Smith. The program features Neshawn Bynum Calloway as she portrays Smith in a musical tribute. Known as "The Empress of the Blues," Smith was an icon to jazz lovers and blues fans. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the show is from 7 to 9. Click here for tickets. 

When: 7–9 p.m.
Where: 431 E. M.L. King Blvd.
How much: $15