| Knoxville Zoo giving away
September 13, 2005 - Knoxville Zoo is set
to give a kiss to each visitor to the zoo Saturday, Sept. 24, from
10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The Hershey's Kissmobile cruiser is rolling into
Knoxville Zoo to give away Hershey's Kisses brand milk chocolates
The 25-foot long Hershey's Kissmobile cruiser resembles three giant
Hershey's Kisses. The Kissmobile comes equipped with a 42-inch,
plasma flat screen TV, a DVD and sound system complete with karaoke.
In addition, the Hershey's Kissmobile cruiser also has the capacity
to store more than 230,000 Hershey's Kisses in a refrigerated compartment.
Hershey's Kissmobile is just one of many activities happening during
the Sept. 23-25 weekend. On Friday, Sept. 23, the zoo is hosting
its annual You Too Can Do the Zoo event presented by Lambert's Healthcare.
The event offers half-price admission and free parking to people
with disabilities and one of their companions. Then on Sunday, Sept
25, the zoo is having a Hispanic Cultural Celebration.
Knoxville Zoo is located off exit 392 from Interstate 40 and is
open every day except Christmas Day. The zoo is nationally accredited
by the American Zoo and Aquarium Association and is committed to
the highest standards in animal care and well-being, ethics, conservation,
and education. Currently, the zoo is open weekdays from 9:30 a.m.
to 4:30 p.m. and on weekends from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission
and ticket sales stop one hour before the zoo closes. For more information,
please call 865.637.5331 ext. 300.