Fun in Charlotte! Your Aug. 24 report

Sunday Afternoon in the Park

Mint Hill Park on Wilgrove, 5233 Wilgrove-Mint Hill Road, Mint Hill

Sunday, 1-6 p.m.: The Town of Mint Hill, in conjunction with the Arts and Science Council, will sponsor this event of music and festival foods. Bring a blanket or chairs and spend the afternoon in the shade of majestic oak trees.

Miss May’s Summer Tea

Historic Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville

Sunday, 2-4 p.m.: The Scottish Tea honoring Miss May Davidson, benefactress of the Historic Rural Hill Cultural Center, will feature light hors d’oeuvres, teas and other beverages. Dress in your finery; hats encouraged, gloves optional. Tickets $20, $10 for children, www.ruralhill.net.

Find Your Muse Open Mic

The Evening Muse, 3227 N. Davidson St.

Monday, 8 p.m.: Come sing, play an instrument or practice your spoken word. Sign-ups start at 7:45 p.m., singer/guitarist Nick Wells performs 9 p.m.

Melanie Martinez

Amos’ Southend, 1423 S. Tryon St.

Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.: This graduate of “The Voice,” (Team Adam, Season 3), performs her pop-like music. Tickets $15-$18, www.amossouthend.com.


ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St.

Wednesday, 4 and 6:30 p.m.: PlayPlay! Does one of its movement-oriented shows for children between birth and three years old. Tickets $7-$8, www.ctcharlotte.org.