Yiasou Greek Festival
11 a.m.-10 p.m. (also Saturday and noon-8 p.m. Sunday). Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 600 East Blvd. $3. www.yiasoufestival.org.
Yiasou (Greek for “hello,” “goodbye” and “cheers”) features cultural exhibits, authentic cuisine and pastries, entertainment, art and more.
‘The Book of Mormon’ tickets on sale!
10 a.m. Belk Theater Box Office, 130 N. Tryon St.
Act fast to get seats for the Tony Award-winning musical that skewers religion (from the creators of “South Park”). Online ( www.carolinatix.org) and phone (704-372-1000) sales open at noon.
Jazz at the Bechtler
6 and 8:15 p.m. Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St. $12 (free for members with reservations). 704-353-9200.
For the first time since the series’ inception, a vibraphonist – Jon Metzger – will join the Ziad Jazz Quartet. Played with mallets, a vibraphone is a percussion instrument that produces a bell-like quality.
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