Goodguys Southeastern Nationals
8 a.m.-3 p.m. (also 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday). Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Parkway South, Concord. $18; kids (ages 7-12) $6; parking $5. 925-838-9876.
The event will feature more than 2,500 pre-1972 hot rods, custom cars, classics, muscle cars and trucks. Also check out vendor exhibits, an Autocross (electronically timed road course to test vehicle performance), a swap meet, a car corral and more.
7 p.m. McGlohon Theatre, 345 N. College St. $22.50-$27.50. 704-372-1000.
The Canadian roots-rock songstress – whose delivery could cause her to be mistaken for Neil Young’s daughter – returns this time with a trio that includes Gord Tough and Jim Bryson. With Mandolin Orange.