Metrolina Expo Vintage and Antique Spring Spectacular
10 a.m.-4 p.m. (also 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Metrolina Tradeshow Expo, 7100 Statesville Road. $10 for all three days (kids admitted free). www.icashow.com.
Shop unique finds from antique to shabby chic, vintage, retro, thrift and more. The Easter Bunny will visit with kids during an Easter egg hunt at 1 p.m. (and 1-3 p.m. Saturday). Dogs are welcome. Food and drink will be available.
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2 p.m. (also 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and performances April 9-12). Stage Door Theater, Fifth and College streets. $22-$26. www.carolinatix.org.
Leonard Nimoy wrote this one-man play about the life of Vincent van Gogh, using letters the artist exchanged with his brother Theo. James Briggs performs in front of 100 projections of paintings.