Carolina Alpaca Celebration
Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, 4751 NC Hwy 49 North, Concord
Sunday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.: More than 600 alpacas are registered from all over the country, and an assortment of educational seminars and classes are available. Other activities include a silent auction, fiber arts and skein contests, spin-off contest, and vendors and gifts. Free. carolinaalpacacelebration.com
Sunday Fun Day – Heart and Soul
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Mint Museum Uptown, 500 S. Tryon St.
Sunday, 1 p.m.: Show your love for the art of diverse artists in the collection, and celebrate culture and community through colorful art projects. Admission $6 adults, free for children and Mint members. www.mintmuseum.org
Music and Museum: Chamber of Love VII
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St.
Sunday, 6 p.m.: 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. Admission $12, $8 museum members. www.bechtler.org, 704-353-9200
PM Poetry Reading Group
Plaza Midwood Library, 1623 Central Ave.
Monday, 6 p.m.: Share an original piece or favorite poem, or simply enjoy the poetic works of others in the company of your peers. Free. www.cmlibrary.org
Milestone, 3400 Tuckaseegee Road
Wednesday, 8 p.m.: The all-female, power rock group performs its “So Long For Now” tour. Tickets $10-$12, www.themilestoneclub.com.