Thursday, Nov. 3
Various locations, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. See knoxcounty.org/election/ for details.
The last day to vote early before next Tuesday’s election.
Friday, Nov. 4
African American Heritage Conference
1-8 p.m., East Tennessee History Center. Free. (Continues 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday.)
A two-day celebration of local black culture, with history lectures, panel discussions, and a performance by Carpetbag Theatre.
Diary of a Madman
7:30 p.m., the Neighborhood Center (Fourth and Gill). Free.
Knoxville’s new avant-garde company Opera Consort offers a premier of an opera “with improvised singing and accompaniment,” based on the Gogol story.
Sunday, Nov. 6
Buddy Valastro: The Cake Boss
7 p.m., Tennessee Theatre. $45.75-$75.
The host of the popular TLC show tells stories and gives a live baking demonstration. (He’s also signing books at 1 p.m. at the Food City on Morrell Road.)
Tuesday, Nov. 8
8 a.m.-8 p.m., all polling locations.
If you’re tired of the campaigns, think how the candidates feel. Vote today for Knoxville mayor, City Council, and the 6th District state Senate.
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