Southern Women’s Show
11 a.m.-5 p.m. (also 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday). $10; $5 for ages 6-12; free for kids 6 and younger. The Park Expo and Conference Center, 2500 E. Independence Blvd. www.southernwomensshow.com.
The annual event offers opportunities to shop for apparel, fashion accessories, beauty and fragrance products, confections and gift assortments; plus, attendees can check out runway fashion shows, cooking classes, dating services and speakers.
Charlotte Civic Orchestra
3:30 p.m. Northlake Assembly of God, 2632 Sunset Road. $15 general, $12 students and seniors. 704-344-0098.
Geoffrey Whitehead leads the community orchestra in works by Rossini and Debussy.