Fun in Charlotte: Your Aug. 1 report

Carowinds coaster on TV

The Travel Channel

Sunday, 10 p.m. The Travel Channel will air an hour-long feature that offers an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at what it took to build Carowinds’ Fury 325, the world’s tallest and fastest gigacoaster (one that is between 300-399 feet).

Concert on the Davidson Green

Main Street and Concord Road, Davidson

Sunday, 6-8 p.m. Bring chairs and a blanket, a picnic, and enjoy a free concert by “old-school R&B” band, Image. A movie follows the performance.

Pops Concert

Pritchard Memorial Baptist, 1117 South Blvd.

Sunday, 6:30 p.m. Free pops concert at the Pritchard Courtyard also features free ice cream.

Get to Know the Show: Motown the Musical

Booth Playhouse at Blumenthal Arts, 130 N. Tryon St.

Tuesday, noon Join a free lunchtime presentation as A Sign of the Times of the Carolinas introduces “Motown the Musical” through the history of Motown industry and artists. RSVP required, www.blumenthalarts.org.

Authority Zero

Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Ave.

Wednesday, 8 p.m. This Mesa, Arizona, punk rock band has been together for almost two decades. Tickets $12/$15, www.visulite.com.