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East Ridge Fall Festival Saturday October 7th, 2023 at the Camp Jordan Amphitheater

Annual East Ridge Fall Festival

When: Saturday October 7th 

Times: 10am-5pm

Admission: Free and Free Parking

Event details: Craft vendors, inflatables, games, food trucks and much more.

East Ridge Fall Festival Set for Saturday, October 7th, 2023

The City of East Ridge will host its Annual Fall Festival on Saturday, October 7th, 2023.  From 10am until 5pm. Camp Jordan Amphitheater (outdoor event) will be filled with live music, numerous arts and crafts vendors, a variety of delicious food trucks, tons of children’s activities in the Kid’s Zone, family yard games, and much more. 

Parking and admission to the family-friendly event along with the activities in the Kid’s Zone and family yard games are all free.  Top Golf has partnered with the city to provide participants of all age's multiple games of cornhole and giant Jenga.   Children will enjoy playing on the giant inflatables along with the activities of face painting, pumpkin painting, and kids tattoos – all for free. 

In addition to playing yard games and listening to great music, attendees can shop the many offerings of over 60 unique craft vendors.  A variety of food trucks.

Departments at East Ridge City Hall will get in on the action by setting up booths offering a variety of activities.  Included are the Parks and Recreation Department who will raffle a season pass.  The lucky winner will be able to participate free for a year on a city-sponsored sports team.  The Police Department will have “drunk goggles” that allow the user to feel the sensation – and danger – of driving drunk.  Animal Control will sponsor “Kiss the Pooch” to raise money for the animal shelter and the Codes Department will host Candy Corn Bowling.

For additional information on the first East Ridge Fall Festival, send an email to or call 423-260-9190.  Information can also be found on the City of East Ridge Facebook page @CityofEastRidge-Government or at East Ridge Parks and Recreation Facebook page @EastRidgeParksAndRec.


This event is an outside event located at our Amphitheater here in Camp Jordan Park.  This area is a fenced in grass area for festivals.  Vendors supply their own tables, chairs and tents.  Booth space is 10x10 area. We will take up to 3 of the same craft vendors and spread everyone out through the grounds.

East Ridge Parks and Rec has partnered with D-Bat of Chattanooga on December 27!

The partnership between D-Bat and East Ridge parks and rec will provide the following:

  • Free Swing Card (10 Credits) Friday-Sunday
  • 5% off pro shop at D-Bat
Shawnna Skiles

Shawnna Skiles

Director of Parks and Rec

Phone: 423-805-3110

Chad  Ayers

Chad Ayers

Assistant Director of Parks and Rec

Phone: 423-994-3708

Hannah Spear

Hannah Spear

Community Center Supervisor

Phone: 423-486-2034

Avery Gallam

Avery Gallam

Athletics Coordinator

Phone: 423-710-6100

John-Jacob McSpadden

John-Jacob McSpadden

Athletic Coordinator

Phone: 423-888-7640


The vision and mission statement of the East Ridge Parks and Recreational department is providing a variety of fun and recreation opportunities for people of all lifestyles and ages. We work hard to provide a safe, fun and respectable place to enjoy life.

"The Pride of East Ridge, Tennessee" is a 275-acre park operated by the East Ridge Parks and Recreation Department. Camp Jordan is one mile off I-75, Exit 1 in Southeast Tennessee and one mile from the Georgia state line.

The Community Center is located just about 3 miles down the road from Camp Jordan  on Tombras Avenue and is also run by the Parks and Rec Department. The Community Center offers a number of programs for residents, and non-residents. 

Our Sponsors

These fine businesses make what we do possible. Please show your support for these amazing sponsors and thank them for their commitment to East Ridge Parks and Recreation.


Interested in becoming a sponsor? For Sponsorship opportunities, contact Shawnna Skiles at

Proud Member of TRPA & NRPA

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