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Rock City

SEE ROCK CITY, INC. CEO BILL CHAPIN WINS TOURISM LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal recognized See Rock City (SRC), Inc. CEO Bill Chapin as the recipient of the Tom Kilgore Lifetime Achievement Award at the Ga. Governor’s Tourism Conference on Jekyll Island earlier this month. Several of the state’s top tourism professionals were awarded various honors at the annual event, hosted by the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) and the Georgia Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus (GACVB), which brought together more than 400 tourism industry professionals from across the state. Read More...

► ROCK CITY NAMED SOUTHEAST'S TRAVEL ATTRACTION OF THE YEAR

Rock City, the family-led attraction on Lookout Mountain, received the Escape to the Southeast Travel Attraction of the Year Award from the 12-state Southeast Tourism Society (STS) at the association's inaugural Connections conference in Myrtle Beach on April 24. Read More...

SEE ROCK CITY, INC. INVESTS IN FAIRYLAND ELEMENTARY'S NEW GREENHOUSE LAB

See Rock City (SRC), Inc. is pleased to announce a gift in the amount of $30,000 to the Fairyland Elementary School's current capital campaign. A $150,000 campaign goal is slated for a new state-of-the-art STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) Aquaponics floating greenhouse and center on the school's pond. Fairyland has received $110,000 so far towards their goal. Read More...

ROCK CITY CONTINUES 85-YEAR FAMILY LEGACY WITH GIFT TO ERLANGER CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

On Friday, May 19, Rock City announced a $300,000 gift over the next three years to Children's Hospital at Erlanger. As Erlanger has planned the first phase of its Outpatient Center, teams from the hospital and Rock City released a call for bids to design a secret garden tree house to be located on the second floor of this new building and the chosen design team was announced earlier today. Read More...


Clumpies

CLUMPIES ANNOUNCES THIRD YEAR-ROUND LOCATION IN CHATTANOOGA ON THE SOUTHSIDE

Clumpies Ice Cream Company is excited to announce the opening of a third year-round scoop shop inside the Grand Hotel building at 1401 Market Street, in the former English Tea Room. The store plans to open to the public this May, with more details to come about the grand opening event. Read More...

SEE ROCK CITY INC. ACQUIRES CLUMPIES ICE CREAM COMPANY

See Rock City (SRC) Inc. is proud to announce the acquisition of Clumpies Ice Cream Company on Frazier Avenue in North Chattanooga, as well as its production site on the Southside. Susan Harris, president of SRC, said, "We are very excited to have the opportunity to shepherd this unique Chattanooga brand, and look forward to continuing to make and sell high quality ice cream in the downtown area." Read More...


RiverView Inn

SEE ROCK CITY, INC. ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF SKY HARBOR COURT

See Rock City (SRC) Inc. is excited to announce its purchase of Sky Harbor Court on Lookout Mountain, rebranding the property with a new name: Lookout Mountain RiverView Inn. An open house is set for June 4 & 5, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. to showcase the updated space including 10 renovated rooms, pool, Skybox and other amenities. Read More...


Battles for Chattanooga

► NEW BATTLE PLANS ON LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN: FORMER ELECTRIC MAP BECOMES DIGITAL 3-D PRESENTATION

See Rock City (SRC), Inc. is excited to announce the reinvention of the Battles for Chattanooga (BFC) presentation at its museum on Lookout Mountain. While the area's historical facts have not changed, SRC is proud to partner locally with Juncture, LLC to update the former electric map to a new, digital 3-D projection. Read More...