Sea Life Aquarium
10 a.m.-9 p.m. (also Saturday and noon-7 p.m. Sunday). 8111 Concord Mills Parkway, Concord. $21 ($17 for kids 3-12). 866-229-1573.
It’s opening weekend for Concord Mills’ newest attraction – a 36,000-square-foot interactive aquarium experience featuring more than 5,000 creatures, including sharks, stingrays, jellyfish, seahorses and more.
‘Rock of Ages’
8 p.m. (also 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 1:30 and 7 p.m. Sunday). Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St. $20-$99.50. www.carolinatix.org.
This jukebox musical is set in 1987, as a small-town girl meets a big-city rocker on the L.A. club scene. Performed to the songs of Pat Benatar, Journey, Asia and other bands.
8 and 10:15 p.m. (also 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday). The Comedy Zone, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. $20-$25. 980-321-4702.
The 35-year-old veteran comic – who’s been seen in everything from MTV’s “Punk’d” to FX’s “The League” – brings his stand-up routine to the Queen City.
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