BOO! At the Zoo: This Halloween celebration continues 5:30-8 p.m. today and Sunday at the Knoxville Zoo, off Interstate 40's Exit 392. Admission is $7 per person, free for children under 2 (zoo members $2 discount), tickets at the zoo or area Kroger (no member discount at Kroger); parking $5 a vehicle. This not-too-scary Halloween event includes trick or-treating through park, Monster Mash tent, backward "haunted" carousel.
Apple Festival: Washington Presbyterian Church, 7405 Washington Pike, will host its 36th annual Apple Festival 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today. Featured at the free event will be fresh pressed apple cider; homemade apple butter; fried apple pies; smoked pulled pork and ribs; handmade arts and crafts; children's activities, live music; and more. Proceeds will benefit both local and international charities, including Wesley House, Morgan Scott Project, Living Waters International and Hope Resource Center. For more information, call 865-688-7755.
Herb and Honey Day: The Anderson County Beekeepers Association and Erin's Meadow Herb Farm have paired to present "Herb and Honey Day," from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. today, at Erin's Meadow Herb Farm, 132 England Lane. Free programs include Beekeeping Basics (10:30 a.m.); Honey in the Kitchen (noon); and Simple Herbal Health Care for the Family (1:30 p.m.) A honey-tasting contest will be held from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Info: www.erinsmeadowherbfarm.com.
"Rocky Horror Picture Show": 11 p.m. today, Tennessee Theatre, 604 S. Gay St., Knoxville. Tickets $9 adult, $7 senior citizen or child at 865-684-1200, or www.tennesseetheatre.com. Cult film. Viewers invited to dress as favorite film character. Live shadow cast leads fans in audience participation. Approved moviegoer props are newspapers, water pistols (no larger than palm of the hand), flashlights, rubber gloves, noisemakers, toilet paper, neoprene toast/hot dogs/prunes, party hat, bell, cards. Not allowed: rice, candles, confetti, glitter or real food items.
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