Save Money in this Sunday's paper

comments

Saturday

Comedy

Judah Friedlander

7 and 9:30 p.m. (also 8 and 10:15 p.m. Friday). The Comedy Zone, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. $17-$22. 980-321-4702.

The stand-up comedian is perhaps best known for his role on NBC’s recently retired “30 Rock.” His TV-sitcom character always wore slogan-covered trucker hats, which are a trademark of his look on stage as well.

Movie

‘La Sirga’

7:30 p.m. Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road. $5-$8. www.charlottefilmsociety.org.

In this 2012 film from Colombia, a young woman tries to start a new life in the highlands of the Andes after a war destroys her village. Following the film, director William Vega is scheduled to speak and answer questions via Skype from South America.

Music

China National Symphony Orchestra

7 p.m. CPCC’s Halton Theater, 1201 Elizabeth Ave. $30-$45. tix.cpcc.edu.

The 85-piece orchestra has collaborated with such major instrumentalists as Yo-Yo Ma, Yehudi Menuhin, Isaac Stern and conductor Seiji Ozawa.

Festival

Fall Frolic

10 a.m.-6 p.m. (also 1-6 p.m. Sunday, weekends through Oct. 27). Anne Springs Close Greenway, U.S. 21 Bypass, Fort Mill, S.C. $12; free for 4 and younger. www.ascgreenway.com.

Entry includes wagon ride to the pumpkin patch, corn and hay-bale mazes, duck races, cornhole, cow train and more. Activities begin with the Springmaid Trail Race at 8 a.m., a 5K and 10K ($30 each) that run past historic sites; runners get free entry into the Frolic.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

The Charlotte Observer welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it civil. Please refrain from profanity, obscenity, spam, name-calling or attacking others for their views.

Have a news tip? You can send it to a local news editor; email local@charlotteobserver.com to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Charlotte Observer.

  Read more



Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

The Charlotte Observer welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it civil. Please refrain from profanity, obscenity, spam, name-calling or attacking others for their views.

Have a news tip? You can send it to a local news editor; email local@charlotteobserver.com to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Charlotte Observer.

  Read more


Quick Job Search
Salary Databases
Your 2 Cents
Share your opinion with our Partners
Learn More