Neighborhood Living Room – Panthers Tailgate
Dilworth Artisan Station, 118 E. Kingston Ave.
Sunday, noon - 4 p.m.: Enjoy a Panthers vs. Seattle pre-game tailgate in this pop-up neighborhood living room. Activities include live music, food trucks, dance parties, cornhole, and pop-up shops from local merchants. bit.ly/popupliving
Loose Leaves Showcase
Duke Energy Theater, 345 N. College St.
Sunday, 8 p.m.: New and unexpected dance works by local Charlotte choreographers in a variety of styles. Tickets $10, blumenthalarts.org.
James and the Giant Peach
Matthews Community Center, 100 McDowell St., Matthews
Sunday, 2 p.m.: The classic Roald Dahl story is performed by Matthews Playhouse of the Performing Arts. Tickets $12 adults, $10 students and seniors. www.matthewsplayhouse.com
Spooktacular at Morrison in SouthPark
Morrison, 721 Governor Morrison St.
Thursday, 4:30 -7 p.m.: The annual Halloween celebration includes pumpkin decorating, trick-or-treating, face painting and more. www.morrisonsouthpark.com
Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd.
Saturday, 8 p.m.: The 89-year-old crooner is still going strong. Tickets $57-$107, www.carolinatix.org.