Tue 9.17 7:30 p.m. Uptown Amphitheatre at NC Music Factory, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd. $65-$99.50.
Classic jazz-rock-blues band’s set list on this tour has included hits “Peg,” “Josie” and “Hey Nineteen.”
Tue 9.17 When Keller Dover’s (Hugh Jackman) daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?
WIN TICKETS: “Prisoners” (rated R) opens Friday, Sept. 20, but an advance screening of the film is set for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in south Charlotte. To enter to win a pair of passes via random drawing, email CLT@charlotteobserver.com with “Prisoners” in the subject line and your name, age and city of residence in the body of the email. Deadline: 11:59 p.m. Sunday.
Thu 9.19 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 19 (also Sept. 20-21 and 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 22). Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Pkwy. S., Concord. $10, 13 and under free. 800-455-3267; www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.
More than 1,500 collectible vehicles for sale. Features 60th-anniversary tribute to the Chevrolet Corvette.
Fri 9.20 8 p.m. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd. $35-$81.40. www.ticketmaster.com.
Abrasive and “angry” stand-up comic. “These voices in my head don’t stop when the stage lights go down,” he says on his website.
Chicago with the Charlotte Symphony
Sat 9.21 8 p.m., Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St. $44.50-84.50.
Symphony’s pops season begins with Chicago, which has had 21 Top 10 singles since 1969. This is the first time Chicago has played with the symphony.
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