Sunday, June 18, 2017 12:00 AM

5 JULY EVENTS TO GET EXCITED ABOUT

Expect fireworks, music and more with the annual Pops on the River event in Coolidge Park. (Photo: Contributed)

July is usually literally one of the hottest months of the year in Chattanooga. But it's also figuratively hot, with plenty of events, food festivalspeach, blueberry and tomato at the Chattanooga Marketand live music to get you off the couch.

This week, I've compiled some of my favorite upcoming events happening in July. You'll find everything from weird, outsider art to patriotic concerts, young rockers to low-key barbecue chomping.

What events are you looking forward to? Let us know in the comments below.

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