9 a.m.-5 p.m. (also daily through March 10). Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. $12; $11 for seniors; $6 for kids 4-12. www.dsbg.org.
Implementing a unique twist on its annual orchid show, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden will pose many of its orchid collection as pieces of art and combine that presentation with the work of Louisiana-born collage artist Arless Day.
‘Brother Rabbit, Spinning Free’
2 p.m. (also 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday). ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St. $16. www.ctcharlotte.org.
Children’s Theatre of Charlotte’s Tarradiddle Players does the world premiere of a multicultural piece, in which the stories come from Vietnamese, Central American, Cherokee and Gullah cultures.