(WBIR-Knoxville) The Knoxville Zoo hosted its 19th annual Feast with the Beasts fundraiser Saturday night.
The event featured food and drinks from more than 35 area restaurants and vendors.
There were three stages for entertainment and live music.
It also gave visitors some time in close contact with the zoo's permanent residents.
Money raised at Feast with the Beasts goes toward funding the Knoxville Zoo.
The Knoxville Zoo is part of a worldwide effort to help restore endangered speciesl; in Knoxville, the zoo helps with red pandas.