Steep Canyon Rangers at Walker Theatre
Grammy Award-winning bluegrass artists Steep Canyon Rangers will visit Chattanooga again this weekend. This time, the group will perform at the newly renovated Robert Kirk Walker Theatre at Memorial Auditorium. The band’s new album, “Out in the Open,” just debuted at No. 1. The album has been called their “bravest excursion thus far, transcending bluegrass while in many ways getting closest to the genre’s true form.” SCR has been expanding the parameters of bluegrass since coming together in 2000. Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets are still available. Click here for more information.
When: Friday, Feb. 9, 8 p.m.
Where: 399 McCallie Ave.
How much: $22–$35
Mardi Gras on Station Street
If you can’t go to New Orleans, Station Street might be your best bet for Mardi Gras. On Saturday, the Mardi Gras Bar Crawl on Station Street will hit Regan’s Place, Westbound Bar and Revelry Room. Admission is $10, and the bar crawl starts at 5 p.m. The first 50 guests at each venue will receive free beads and masks. Expect fire jugglers, stilt walkers and huge puppets to add to the festivities. Click here for tickets and information.
When: Saturday, Feb. 10, 5 p.m.
Where: 41 Station St.
How much: $10
Mimi Kennedy, Bob Bernhardt present “Love Letters”
Chattanooga Theatre Centre will host a pre-Valentine’s Day, one-night-only performance of A.R. Gurney’s romantic comedy “Love Letters,” starring award-winning actress Mimi Kennedy and Bob Bernhardt (Chattanooga Symphony & Opera music director emeritus). The performance features sweets and live music. Tickets are $50 per person. VIP tickets are $75 and offer a chance to enjoy an after-party with Kennedy and Bernhardt. Click here for more information.
When: Saturday, Feb. 10, 8 p.m.
Where: 400 River St.
How much: $50–$75
Scenic City Rumble
A 30-man battle royal at Ooltewah High School Saturday night will allow the winner to earn a spot in the upcoming Scenic City Invitational wrestling tournament. Tickets are $10 for bleacher seats and $15 for floor seats. The night also features a headlining match between Kyle Matthews and former WWE tag team champion Joey Mercury. Bell time is 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Click here for more information.
When: Saturday, Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 6123 Mountain View Road (Ooltewah)
How much: $10–$15
Eddie Izzard at the Tivoli
Eddie Izzard, an actor, writer and comedian, is touring in support of his new book, “Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death and Jazz Chickens.” He’ll visit the Tivoli Theatre Sunday evening, and tickets are still available. As a self-proclaimed “action transvestite,” Izzard broke a mold performing in makeup and heels, and has become as famous for his “total clothing” rights as he has for his art. His work “reflects on a childhood marked by the loss of his mother, boarding school and alternative sexuality, as well as a life in comedy, film, politics, running and philanthropy.” Click here for tickets.
When: Sunday, Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 709 Broad St.
How much: $39.50–$74.50