6:15 p.m. PNC Music Pavilion, 707 Pavilion Blvd. $33.85-$119.94. www.livenation.com.
The California alternative rock/metal/funk of Incubus is an apt match for the alternative metal/experimental rock of fellow Golden Staters Deftones – both came up in the ’90s. With L.A.’s Death From Above.
Various times daily through Aug. 23. Sea Life Aquarium, 8111 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. $18; $14 for kids. www.visitsealife.com/charlotte-concord.
Captain Barnacles and Kwazii of Disney’s Jr.’s “The Octonauts” TV show will pose for photos with aquarium-goers at meet-and-greet events; kids can also become part of the Octonauts crew by participating in the new Octonauts Training Academy. See the website for meet-and-greet times.
‘Rock of Ages’
2:30 p.m. (also 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12-13 and 8 p.m. Aug. 14-15). Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 E. Stonewall St. $31-$35. www.atcharlotte.org.
As Observer theater critic Lawrence Toppman puts it: “Playwright Chris D’Arienzo had a brilliantly simple idea: He linked an intentionally superficial, often goofy plot to songs from the second half of the 1980s.”