Where can I park?
Metered parking is free on the weekends, and there will also be free parking in the Siskin Children's Center lot, SunTrust Bank lot and the Convention Center/ Marriot parking garage.
What is there for me to eat or drink?
Some vendors will be sampling their food and drink products. If you are looking for something more substantial, several concession stands will be open during the expo. Food items include but are not limited to: small salads, fruit cups, chicken wraps, hot dogs, bags of chips, nachos, popcorn, soda, water, and coffee.
Can I leave and re-enter the expo throughout the day?
You may leave the expo and return at any time as long as you are wearing the provided wristband. No removal or sharing of wristbands.
Is there handicap seating available for the stage performances?
Yes, there is designated handicap seating at the main stage.
Will there be captioning for the hearing impaired for the stage performances?
Yes, there will be a designated seating area for those in need of captioning.
What forms of payment are accepted?
Cash and all major credit cards are accepted for ticket sales. Vendors selling their own products will determine their own forms of acceptable payment. ATM's are located on site at the Convention Center for easy cash withdrawal.
What time should I arrive?
Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Several activities will be happening throughout the day on the Memorial Stage. Plan your day accordingly.
I bought a ticket online, now what do I do?
Print your ticket off at home, and bring it with you to the event. It will be scanned upon arrival and you will receive a wristband that allows entry for the expo. You may also purchase tickets at the door the day of the event.
Where is the venue located?
The Chattanooga Trade and Convention Center is located at 1150 Carter Street Chattanooga, TN 37402, adjacent to the Chattanooga Marriott Hotel.
Am I allowed to save seats for the stage demonstrations?
Seat saving is not permitted for this event. You will be assigned a seat according to your arrival time at the expo.
What can I expect to see or do at Life 2011?
Life is an event featuring over 100 vendor booths, offering exciting new products, health screenings, financial planning, shopping, home improvement ideas, travel and informative seminars about the things that matter most to boomers and seniors. Not to mention stage performances by TV icon Vicki Lawrence and an appearance from Vicki's infamous "Mamma" character from Mamma's Family.
I have a question not listed above, who do I contact?
If you have a question that is not listed above please call Brooke Fontana 423-757-6308. If you are a vendor interested in purchasing a booth please call our information line 423-757-6914