About The Innovation District

Where Chattanooga’s entrepreneurs, academics, and creatives collide. 

Events Calendar

Discover activities and events in the area.

Basecamp

A coworking event in the heart of the Innovation District.

Resiliency Checklist

Everything you need to prepare your organization for a crisis.

Small Business Supports

Helping small business owners across the region.

The Edney Innovation Center

The front door to the Innovation District of Chattanooga.

Tech Goes Home

Expanding access to technology and teaching digital literacy.

Digital Access Committee

Bringing together partners to close the digital divide, together.

HCS EdConnect

Home internet at no cost to thousands of families.

EMPACT Program

Preparing residents for the jobs of tomorrow, and today. 

Chattanooga Smart Communities Collaborative

Working together to identify our region’s challenges and create solutions.

Environmental Sensors

Collecting and analyzing air quality data from across our region with US Ignite.

Education (4K Microscope & Lola)

High-tech tools in Hamilton County’s classrooms.

Community Connectivity

Expanding access to the internet in homes and neighborhoods.

  1. Events
  2. Chattanooga Hip Hop Summit

Chattanooga Hip Hop Summit

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Hip-Hop Family Day

Miller Park 910 Market St, Chattanooga, TN

Kickoff Chattanooga Hip-Hop Week with live music, food, games, and more! All activities and performances are family-friendly! More details coming soon!

Clout Trap Finalé Sponsored By WTCI-PBS

Wanderlinger Brewing Compay 1208 King St, Chattanooga, TN

Clout Trap is the best hip hop and r&b artist showcase and networking event in the area. Artist have the opportunity to rock the stage and win prizes to boost their career!

HYPE Magazine Showcase

Waterhouse Pavillion 850 Market St, Chattanooga, TN

Live showcase and networking industry mixer hosted by HYPE Magazine Hype Magazine is an official media partner of the Chattanooga Hip-Hop Summit and will be hosting a live showcase and networking industry mixer on Wednesday, October 12th, at 8:00pm! Hosted by Chris Robinson and DJ KillaKi. Hype Magazine CEO, JustJay will also be in the […]

LIVE: Legacy Night ft. Yung Ralph, Dem Franchize Boyz, Chattanooga Legends

Bessie Smith Cultural Center 200 E M L King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga Hip-Hop Week brings you a classic performance at the Bessie Smith Cultural Center! Dem Franchize Boyz & Yung Ralph will rock Chattanooga one more time! Also featuring some of those that have paved the way for today's artists: D Cooley, Poho, Mistic Click, HPGz, Maal the Pimp, Smokke Dogg, and OG Wileout!