Charlotte Storytellers: Partner Stories
Industry Coworking, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd., Suite C6
Monday, 7:30 p.m.: Pair up with a buddy and tell a story together at the weekly Charlotte Storytellers gathering. Feel free to rehearse, or just get up and tell a story together, chiming in, interrupting, telling your shared experience or how you saw the same event differently. www.facebook.com/groups/charlottestorytellers
The Monday Night Allstars
Double Door Inn, 1218 Charlottetowne Ave.
Monday, 10 p.m.: Every Monday, band members offer up their take on a variety of cover songs, running the gamut from Bob Marley to Earth, Wind and Fire. Admission $5, www.doubledoorinn.com.
A Great Big World
Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Ave.
Wednesday, 7 p.m.: The duo of Ian Axel and Chad King form A Great Big World. They’ve had songs on “Glee” (“This is the New Year”) and “The Voice” (“Say Something,” collaborated with Christina Aguilera). Tickets $20/$23, www.visulite.com.
Frugal Fashion Show
Carolina Value Village, 5700 E. Independence Blvd.
Thursday, 6 p.m.: Learn how to choose frugal clothing from thrift shops and put together a great wardrobe. After the fashion showcase, there will be a Q&A with stylists Ethan and Zoey. Free. Register in advance at bit.ly/1Twbc5i.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Detroit Pistons
Time Warner Cable Arena, 333 E. Trade St.
Friday, 7 p.m.: See Kemba Walker lead the Hornets through the one of the games on their seven-game homestand. Tickets $21.50 and up. www.ticketmaster.com