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  • CAJUN CLASSIC WHEELCHAIR TENNIS TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m., Paula G. Manship YMCA, 8100 YMCA Plaza Drive. Admission to the tournament is free. The games last through the evening until matches are completed.
  • ZFEST: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., 20101 Old Scenic Highway, Zachary. The festival will include art, music and more. Entrance to the festival is free. The price for most carnival rides and games is $25.
  • CORNED BEEF SANDWICH SALE: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Beth Shalom Synagogue, 9111 Jefferson Highway. Includes Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Colorone-fourth of a pound of corned beef on rye, chips, pickle and a homemade brownie. (225) 924-6773.
  • ZUMBATHON: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., North Boulevard Town Square, downtown. www.townsquare
  • “YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN”: 2 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd. The musical comedy is about the Frankenstein legend. Tickets range from $14 to $28. (225) 924-6496 or
  • “SPILL”: 2 p.m., Reilly Theatre, LSU campus. The play is about the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon/BP oil spill. Tickets are $28 for the general public, $19 for senior/faculty/staff and $15 for students. (225) 578-3527 or
  • WOMEN’S HISTORY POETRY READING: 4 p.m., Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive.