Sunday, April 20, 2014 · 6:49 a.m.

Photos: Gearing up for Mainx24


Mainx24 began this morning with a pancake breakfast and a flurry of last-minute preparations. 

The free event celebrating Chattanooga’s revitalized Main Street has become one of the most popular community events in the city. It features 24 hours of fun, entertainment, shopping and revelry through Sunday, Dec. 8 at 7 a.m.

Attendees are encouraged to document their Mainx24 experience via Twitter using #Mainx24.

To help navigate the madness, has prepared three guides. They are by no means comprehensive but should serve as a starting point for the uninitiated. 

The Essentials

The Weird

The Music

Click here for the complete schedule.

Updated @ 8:06 a.m. on 12/9/13 to correct a spelling error.

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