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Fun in Charlotte: Billy Graham B-day, Veteran’s parade, fun marketplace

Salute to Veterans Paradestarts at 700 N. Tryon St., ends 600 S. Tryon St.Saturday, 11 a.m.: Charlotte’s Veterans Day parade showcases local middle and high school bands, Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program units, active military units, antique cars, veteran organizations and more.
Salute to Veterans Paradestarts at 700 N. Tryon St., ends 600 S. Tryon St.Saturday, 11 a.m.: Charlotte’s Veterans Day parade showcases local middle and high school bands, Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program units, active military units, antique cars, veteran organizations and more. jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

Billy Graham’s Birthday Celebration

Billy Graham Library, 4330 Westmont Dr.

Saturday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Celebrate the 97th birthday of the evangelist with birthday cake for all guests (while supplies last), and an opportunity to sign a birthday banner for Graham. While on the property, enjoy the Journey of Faith tour, lunch in the Graham Brothers’ Dairy Bar and early Christmas shopping at Ruth’s Attic Bookstore. Free admission.

GoWild!

Carolina Raptor Center, 6000 Sample Road, Huntersville

Saturday, 5-8 p.m.: The annual event is a silent and live auction, where attendees can also drink craft beer and wine while listening to live music. Educators also will be on hand to discuss the role raptors play in our ecosystem. Tickets $40, www.carolinaraptorcenter.org, or contact Kristen Leake at kleake@carolinaraptorcenter.org, 704-875-6521, ext. 124.

Finders Keepers Market

The Daily Press, 3227 N. Davidson St.

Sunday, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Vendors include Stix+Stones, Daylight Derived, Sunny & Lo and more. More information at facebook.com/FindersKeepersMarket.

Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr.

Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St., Davidson

Sunday, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.: A musical by Davidson Community Players that features jazz, intrigue and fun flappers. Join Millie as she moves from a small town into the big city in search of a new and more modern life. Tickets $10, www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org.

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