Chattanooga Freedom Float

Celebrating Freedom...Honoring the Five

In the wake of the attack on our service men and women in Chattanooga on July 16, 2015, the idea for the Chattanooga Freedom Float was born. We want to forever memorialize the lives 5 lives that were taken that day and honor the injured, Officer Pedigo. We want to raise money to benefit THE FIRST RESPONDERS FUND. Chattanooga Freedom Float will consist of a Freedom Float from the Chattanooga Riverpark to Ross's Landing. The Chattanooga Freedom Float event is a way for our region to come together to heal and show the world what #NoogaStrong means. All events take place on September12, 2015. Attendees are invited to bring your American Flags and  wear red, white and blue clothing. All donations received will benefit THE FIRST RESPONDERS FUND in honor of Officer Pedigo.

We also will have a need event volunteers (Chattanooga Freedom Float Crew) and businesses to underwrite the event cost. You may go here to sign up:

If you can't make the date, please join us and be a Fantom Paddler & show you are #NoogaStrong.

Chattanooga Freedom Float

Float down the Tennessee River to Ross's Landing.  Join your friends and family as we honor the 5 lives lost on July 16, 2015 . Drive to the Riverpark, valet your kayak and then drive to Ross's Landing to park your vehicle. A shuttle will bring you back to the Tennessee Riverpark. all participants must have a PFD and wear it due to insurance requirements.

  • Starts at the Tennessee Riverpark
  • Drop off your kayak at the launch, drive to Ross's Landing and a shuttle will bring you back to the launch
  • Registration & Mandatory Check-in begins 12:00PM
  • Entertainment & ceremony begins at 2:30 PM
  • Registration & Checkin closes 3:00PM
  • Float will begin at approximately 3:30 PM
  • Float will end at Ross's Landing

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Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.


Sep 12, 2015


Chattanooga, TN