Southern Spring Home & Garden Show
10 a.m.-8 p.m. (also 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday). The Park Expo, 800 Briar Creek Road. $9 online, $11 at the door; discounts available. www.southernspringhomeandgardenshow.com.
More than 350 companies will show off products and services designed to inspire a sense of adventure in home and garden design. And the latest accessories, tools and plants will be available for purchase.
‘The Realish Housewives of Charlotte’
5:30 and 9 p.m. (also 6:30 and 10 p.m. Friday and 3 p.m. Sunday). Booth Playhouse, 130 N. Tryon St. $19.50-$44.50. www.blumenthalarts.org.
Rovanka, Claudia Louise, Gwen, Desiree, Brooke and Randy the host take on current events and people making headlines in our hometown in this parody.
Brazil at the Bechtler
6 and 8:15 p.m. Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St. $14 ($8 for museum members). www.bechtler.org.
Selections from the 1964 LP Getz/Gilberto and other Brazilian jazz standards will be performed by the Ziad Jazz Quartet, featuring percussionist Jim Brock and flutist Tim Gordon. Seating is first-come, first-served.