We accept donations and consignments all year round! Bring in your kayaks, canoes, hiking gear, camping gear, climbing gear, even biking gear! We are looking for ALL gently-used outdoor gear from jackets to boats.
Check out the Locations page, and start donating your gear!
Regular Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 12:00-6:00pm / Closed Mondays
4/26/2014 : GEAR 4 BEER @ The Gear Closet
In honor of Earth Day 2014 The Gear Closet will be expanding its hours of operation to Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-6:00pm and will kick it off with our annual Gear For Beer celebration Saturday, April 26th at 2:00pm.
The Gear Closet inventory is made up entirely of donated and consigned items which we rely on to keep our shelves stocked with outdoor gear which will in turn provide funding for our non-profit CaribbeanSEA & TenneSEA: Clean Water Project. As a special thanks during our annual Gear for Beer Drive if you bring outdoor gear you can hang out and drink FREE BEER! Mark your calendars and start digging through your closets because your extra gear can help clean up the community’s water!
3/22/2014 : Fundraiser Night @ the FLYING SQUIRREL
Save the Date! Just a few weeks away!
Thursday March 20th just in time for WORLD WATER DAY!
Come join The Gear Closet & Caribbean Student Environmental Alliance for a fundraiser night at the Flying Squirrel filled with tasty drinks by the bar, great food, and lets throw in some rum shots!
We are counting on all of our Gear Closet and SEA followers to DRINK UP because a portion of the nights’ sales will go to CaribbeanSEA & TenneSEA: Clean Water Projects !!!
Updates coming soon! Stay posted for door prize updates!
3/1/2014: ART SALE @ The Gear Closet
|Support local artist students and come join us on SATURDAY MARCH 1ST for our very first local artists’ sale! Event starts @ 2:00 pm through the afternoon and possibly into the night. Expect gorgeous drawings, paintings, and sculptures from local art students!Are you an artist? Set up a booth with us! The invitation goes to ALL Chattanooga area art students no matter the level. There are NO space limitations & NO limitations on how much you sell! $5 booth fee ONLY! You can set up a tent, set up tables, or even work out of the trunk of your car if you like!For more information contact:
Danielle Anderson: Danielle@caribbean-sea.org
2/8/2014 : SAVE WATER DRINK WINE @ The Barn Nursery 5:30-8:00
This winter wine tasting event offers guests the opportunity to tour the warm and luxurious green-houses of The Barn Nursery while enjoying many varieties of fine wine from regional wineries paired with a variety of cheese, tapas and desserts.”Save Water, Drink Wine” also offers guests the opportunity to talk with local wine and gardening experts as they walk through the greenhouses to each station, and the chance to talk clean water with CaribbeanSEA & TenneSEA volunteers and advocates! The number of wineries in the greater Chattanooga region has exploded and each are very conscious of needing clean water! That is why CaribbeanSEA & TenneSEA decided hosting a wine tasting would be the perfect showcase of their mission “Educating, Empowering, and Inspiring communities to protect their water.”
Tickets are $40 each available at The Gear Closet, www.caribbean-sea.org, OR at the door!