St. Patrick’s Day Party
Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, 4150 Yancey Road
Thursday, 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.: Enjoy a corned beef sandwich, live music and Irish (and German) foods in the Biergarten. www.facebook.com/OldeMeckBrewery
Drawing Into Space
UNC Charlotte, Rowe Gallery, 9201 University City Blvd.
Thursday, 5-7 p.m.: Opening reception of an exhibit that lasts until March 30 and features work by Hollis Hammonds, UNC Charlotte artist-in-residence at McColl Center for Art + Innovation. mccollcenter.org
Bechtler by Night
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St.
Friday, 5-9 p.m.: Enjoy complimentary gallery tours during the monthly event. www.bechtler.org
Ninja Easter Egg Hunt
UFC Gym Matthews, 1916 Sardis Road North
Saturday, noon - 2 p.m.: The free event features a kids obstacle course, high kick competition and egg hunts for different age groups. www.facebook.com/UFCGYMMatthews
THE MARK Dance Company – The Next Step
Duke Energy Theater, 345 N. College St.
Saturday, noon: A culmination of dance repertoire that the modern-contemporary company has built since its inception in 2012 features nine works. Tickets $15-$25, www.blumenthalarts.org.