Grits ’n’ Granite Bonspiel Curling Tournament
Fri 8 a.m.-10:45 p.m. (also 8 a.m.-8:15 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. Sunday). Extreme Ice Center, 4705 Indian Trail Fairview Road, Indian Trail. xicenter.com.
Watch Olympic curlers compete with other internationally known curlers. Four-time Olympic curler Debbie McCormick will compete, along with Canadian Alex Forrest and Charlotte Curling member Jamie Sinclair.
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“We Woke Up Like This”
Sat 7:30 p.m. Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road. theatrecharlotte.org.
InsomniACTS, a new group of young, collaborative theater artists, presents an evening of sketch comedy. This show is intended for adults, with mature language and subject matter.
Play in the Clay Day
Sat 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Town Creek Indian Mound, 509 Town Creek Mound Road, Gilead.
See how the Pee Dee Indians used clay. Hands-on activities to include pottery making and daubing walls.
Sun 3-5 p.m. Nano Center, at 624 Matthews Mint Hill Road, Matthews. nanosports.co
Learn how to play Pickleball for free. The sport is like tennis, but on a smaller scale. All equipment provided.
Charlotte Folk Society
Fri 7:30 p.m. Great Aunt Stella Center, 926 Elizabeth Ave. folksociety.org.
This month’s gathering and concert features renowned guitarists Wayne Henderson and Clay Lunsford. Doors open at 7. Refreshments, song circle and jam sessions follow the concert. Donations accepted.