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.
4 and 6 p.m. Comedy Zone Charlotte at the NC Music Factory, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. $10. www.cltcomedyzone.com.
The first show is the family-friendly version of the Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza; the second will have more adult jokes.