Yonder Mountain String Band
Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Ave.
Wednesday, 8 p.m.: For almost 17 years, Yonder Mountain String Band has been redefining bluegrass music, pushing it toward rock ‘n’ roll and improvisation. Tickets $25/$30, www.visulite.com.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library West Boulevard Branch, 2157 West Blvd.
Wednesday, 4-5 p.m.: School-age children (5-11) can enjoy chilling stories, fun snacks, games and short movies. Free. cmlibrary.org
Wooden Robot, 1440 S. Tryon St., #110
Thursday, 6 p.m.: Join the monthly networking/meet-people event that brings together beers and conversation. Free.
Forever Young ‘80s Prom and Halloween Party
The Duke Mansion, 400 Hermitage Road
Friday, 7 p.m.: Come dressed to either enjoy prom in the 1980s or a Halloween Party. Tickets $75, dukemansionprom.eventbrite.com.
All Hallows Eve Family Day
Historic Latta Plantation, 5225 Sample Road, Huntersville
Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Enjoy a celebration of all things Halloween, including games, pumpkin painting, storytelling, costumes and trick-or-treating. Admission $8 adults, $7 seniors/students, free children 5 and under. www.lattaplantation.org