VTG CLT Pop
Old Goodyear Building, 100 E. Stonewall St.
Friday, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.: A full-scale pop-up shop featuring vintage and handmade products from 85 local and regional vendors. Shop is open through Dec. 20, with special guests and events each day. Opening day Friday features Joe’s Doughs at 11 a.m. Complete schedule at www.facebook.com/VintageCharlotte/events.
John Scofield and Jon Cleary
McGlohon Theater, 345 N. College St.
Friday, 8 p.m.: Modern jazz guitarist John Scofield is joined by Jon Cleary, known for his salty sweet voice and piano skills. Tickets $27.50 - $37.50, blumenthalarts.org.
The Form of Things Unknown
C3 Lab, 2525 Distribution St.
Friday 7-10 p.m.: An art show featuring drawings, paintings and sculptures by eight local artists. Explore the exhibit while listening to music, and purchasing local beer and vegan tamales from Masa Casa.
Mistletoe Magic at Morrison
Morrison SouthPark, corner of Sharon and Colony roads
Saturday, 1-4 p.m.: The free event features the Davidson UMC Handbell Choir, carriage rides, strolling Dickens carolers, and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. More information at www.morrisonsouthpark.com.
Holiday Puppet Show by Lona Bartlett
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Myers Park Branch, 1361 Queens Road
Saturday, 2 p.m.: A special program from one of Charlotte’s favorite puppeteers for children ages 3-8. Call 704-416-5800 to reserve your seat.