4 p.m. Carowinds Paladium, 14523 Carowinds Blvd. $44.99-$61.99.
Comedian/emcee Bone Hampton joins gospel singers, rappers and speakers at this annual spring event. On the bill: Fred Hammond, Tamela Mann, Tye Tribbett, David Mann, Dee-1, Humble Tip and many others.
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‘The Rocky Horror Show’
8 p.m. and midnight (also 8 p.m. Friday and performances May 28-30). Seeds, 200 E. 36th St. $20. www.citizensoftheuniverse.org.
Citizens of the Universe does the musical about Frank N. Furter, his minions and victims. Comes with grab bags, audience participation, a splash zone and gore.
Lake Norman Beer Festival
5-9 p.m. Galway Hooker, 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius. $45 ($80 for VIP). www.lknbeerfest.com.
Attendees can sample more than 75 craft brews, including at least 25 selections from the Carolinas. Gump Fiction and Joystick will provide the soundtrack for the party. The VIP sampling is 4-5 p.m.
Patriotic Memorial Day Concert
7:30 p.m. Myers Park Presbyterian Church, 2501 Oxford Place. $10 ($5 for students). www.ncbrassband.org.
Celebrate the Memorial Day holiday and honor veterans with the North Carolina Brass Band, led by music director Brian Meixner and featuring cornet soloist Judith Saxton.