It was a night to remember in the scenic city as celebrities and musical guests performed Saturday.

The group Kool and the Gang and R&B singer. Monica headlined this year's event.

Several people came out to the convention center to support this event which has been going on in Chattanooga for the past two decades.

The proceeds from the show benefit about a dozens local organizations.

One local leader says the funding goes to those who may not have the means themselves.

"Tonight is a great event for the origination and the city of Chattanooga and all the organizations it funds," says Erskin Oglesby with 100 Black Men of Chattanooga.

Last year A Night to Remember raised about $60,000 to help local organizations.