Yiasou Greek Festival
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 600 East Blvd.
Thursday, 11 a.m. - 9 p.m’ continues through weekend: Enjoy Greek cuisine, homemade pastries, live traditional music and dancing as well as shopping and cultural exhibits. Festival continues through weekend: Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. – 10 p.m., Sunday noon – 8 p.m. Admission $3, children 12 and under free. yiasoufestival.org
Green Jeans Consignment Sale
2229 Tyvola Road
Thursday, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.: This five-day shopping events features new and gently worn brand name and designer clothes, shoes and accessories for women and teenage girls. Continues Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Most items half-price Saturday and Sunday. www.greenjeanssale.com
La Cage Aux Folles
Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road
Friday, 8 p.m.: Opening night for the popular Broadway musical. Show continues through Sept. 27. Tickets $12 - $27, theatrecharlotte.org.
Sip and Stroll
EpiCentre, 210 E. Trade St.
Friday, 6-9 p.m.: The 6th annual art and wine festival kicks off with a wine tasting and artist meeting. Tickets $29.99 for 10 wine samples. Festival also continues Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., sipandstrollcharlotte.com.
Riverwalk Carolinas, 1 Dunkins Ferry Road, Rock Hill
Saturday, 2-10 p.m.: Enjoy fitness, food and fun at the 2nd Annual Tawba Fest, an outdoor celebration along the banks of the Catawba River. See tawbafest.com for more information.