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Donkey Basketball Tips Off Tonight in Pleasantville

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2012 at 6:26 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Aaron Gernes

The Pleasantville After Prom Committee is hosting a unique event tonight. Donkey basketball begins tonight at Pleasantville High School at 7:30. Pleasantville students, faculty, alumni, and the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics staff will be riding donkeys while attempting to play basketball. County singer Jason Brown will sing the national anthem and participate as well. There will also be free donkey rides at halftime for kids. Tickets are $6 in advance and $8 at the door. You can get tickets at Pleasantville State Bank or at Pleasantville Schools. There will also be a spaghetti dinner at 5:30 before the games.