Park Road Books, 4139 Park Road
Saturday, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.: Celebrate the 112th birthday of Theodor Geisel – better known as Dr. Seuss – with a marathon story time. All Dr. Seuss books will be discounted 20 percent. parkroadbooks.com
Plaza Midwood Winter Fling
VanLandingham Estate, 2010 The Plaza
Saturday, 6-11 p.m.: Enjoy dinner (including an all-you-can-eat oyster roast), dancing and a silent auction at this annual event. Cost $35, call 704-334-8909 or see plazamidwood.org/things-to-do/winter-fling.
Charlotte Craft Cocktail Crawl
Rooftop 210, EpiCentre, 210 E. Trade St.
Saturday, 8 p.m.: The third annual Craft Cocktail Crawl includes stops throughout the EpiCentre, a commemorative T-shirt, two drink tickets and special cocktail prices. Tickets $15 general admission, $50 VIP; www.CLTCocktailCrawl.eventbrite.com.
Sip & Seek Bridal Show
Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville
Sunday, 1-4 p.m.: Brides-to-be can meet wedding vendors including caterers, bakeries, photographers, wedding planners and more. Register at myrhevent.com.
The Fillmore, 820 Hamilton St.
Sunday, 8 p.m.: Since finishing second on “American Idol” in 2009, the singer currently is the show’s top-earning alum, according to Forbes. Tickets $39.50, www.fillmorenc.com.