Dilworth-South End Chili Cook-Off
Atherton Mills, 2100 South Blvd.
Sunday, 11 a.m.: All the chili you can taste for $10 admission, along with pumpkin painting, a cornhole tournament, local bands a bake sale and more. www.dsechilicookoff.org
25th Annual Latin American Festival
Symphony Park at SouthPark Mall, 4400 Sharon Road
Sunday, noon - 8 p.m.: Music, traditional dance performances, a diverse selection of Latin American food, a marketplace of handmade crafts, and more on the second day of this two-day festival. One-day pass $10, children 10 and under free; www.latinamericancoalition.org/festivallatinoamericano.
‘Charlotte Wedding’ Bridal Show
CenterStage@NODA, 2315 N. Davidson St.
Sunday, 1- 4 p.m.: Charlotte Wedding’s boutique bridal show features 50 vendors. Tickets $7 in advance, $10 at door, charlottemagazine.com/Charlotte-Wedding-Bridal-Show.
Jenny Milchman, author of ‘As Night Falls’
Park Road Books, 4139 Park Road
Monday, 7 p.m.: The author discusses her psychological thriller. www.parkroadbooks.com.
Justin Townes Earle
Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Ave.
Tuesday, 8 p.m.: The singer-songwriter (and son of country singer Steve Earle) comes to town. Tickets $22.50/$25, www.visulite.com.