Helium Dance. (Photo: Marie-Reine Mattera ©Cirque du Soleil)

**Don’t forget that Sunday is Mother’s Day**

Cirque du Soleil presents “Corteo”
Chattanooga will host performances of the popular Cirque du Soleil show “Corteo” in this weekend at UTC’s McKenzie Arena. The performances mark the return of Cirque du Soleil visit to Chattanooga following 2016’s “Ovo” performances. Admission starts at $35 per person. “Corteo” means “cortège” in Italian, defined as a joyous procession, a festive parade imagined by a clown. Tickets are available here. 


When: Friday, May 11, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, May 12, 3:30 and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, May 13, 1 p.m.
Where: 720 E. 4th St.
How much: $35 and up.

The sixth annual ChattaBrewga craft beer festival returns to the First Tennessee Pavilion Saturday. Gates open at noon, and guests can enjoy craft beers, food vendors and live entertainment until 5 p.m. Tickets are $50 per person. General admission includes a 5-ounce tulip tasting glass and samples of all beers. More than 30 breweries have signed up thus far to participate in the event. Visiting vendors include Calfkiller Brewing, Little Harpeth, Cigar City Brewing, Mantra Artisan Ales, Dogfish Head, Jackalope, Hi-Wire, Highland Brewing, Lagunitas and Turtle Anarchy.

When: Saturday, May 12, 12-5 p.m.
Where: 1826 Reggie White Blvd.
How much: $50 general admission

Chattanooga FC vs. Seattle Sounders (U23)
The final exhibition match of the year for Chattanooga FC is Saturday against the Seattle Sounders U23 team. According to officials, as the boys gear up for their fully-packed summer schedule, this spring showdown against Seattle will highlight the CFC players that you can expect to see on the pitch throughout the summer. Tickets are $10.

When: Saturday, May 12, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 1826 Carter St.
How much: $10

Broadway at the Tivoli presents “Stomp”
Fans will have a chance to see “Stomp” three times this weekend. “Stomp” is one of the most recognizable Broadway productions to people who have never seen a live musical show. The cast pounds complex beats on matchboxes, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and more. The show is described as “inventive and invigorating.” Tickets are still available. 

When: Friday, May 11, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, May 12, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Where: 709 Broad St.
How much: $37 and up.

“Star Wars” night at Chattanooga Lookouts
Sure, baseball is fine but the crowds really get excited about the annual “Star Wars” night at AT&T Field. Saturday’s contest features the Chattanooga Lookouts vs. the Jackson Generals. The game features Star Wars-themed jerseys that will be auctioned off through Lookouts.com to benefit the Hydrocephalus Association. Fans will also be able to meet and greet with their favorite Star Wars characters. The night concludes with the first Saturday fireworks display of the season. Tickets are $7-$10.

When: Saturday, May 12, 7:15 p.m.
Where: 201 Power Alley
How much: $7-$10