8 p.m. Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St. $39.50-$69.50. 704-372-1000.
The jazz supergroup of keyboardist Bob James, bassist Nathan East (Daft Punk’s “Random Access Memories,” Michael Jackson’s “Bad”), guitarist Chuck Loeb and drummer Harvey Mason steps into its 23rd year, continuing to blur the lines between smooth jazz, pop and R&B.
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2:05 p.m. BB&T Ballpark, 324 S. Mint St. $8-$14. www.charlotteknights.com.
Fans can bring their dogs for the team’s annual Bark in the Ballpark celebration; WWE Hall-of-Famer George “The Animal” Steele will sign autographs for fans, and kids can run the bases after the game.