Valentine’s Day Wine Tasting Tour & Brunch
11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Departs from midtown Charlotte, 900 Metropolitan Ave. $85-$135. www.winemedown.com.
Kick off this all-inclusive afternoon with bottomless Mimosas or Bloody Mary cocktails and a three-course table-seated Sunday brunch, followed by a trip to two winery destinations featuring tastes of up to 14 N.C. wines.
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‘Music and Museum: Chamber of Love VII’
6 p.m. Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St. $12; $8 museum members. www.bechtler.org.
The Bechtler Ensemble will celebrate larger-than-life love on Valentine’s Day with performers including cellist Tanja Bechtler and pianist Cynthia Lawing, who will celebrate love as evoked in movie soundtracks.
8:30 p.m. The Fillmore, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd. $47. www.livenation.com.
The acclaimed alternative rapper, who has been an influence on the genre since emerging as a fresh new voice in 2008, makes a rare Charlotte appearance.
‘Matilda the Musical’
2 and 8 p.m. (also 8 p.m. Friday and 1:30 and 7 p.m. Sunday). Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St. $29.50-$130. www.blumenthalarts.org.
Based on the novel by Roald Dahl, the Broadway musical won four Tony Awards. It’s a story about an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.