Community Charter School Poetry Jam in the Park
Midtown Park, Kings Drive between Trader Joe’s and Pearl Park Way
Thursday, 6 p.m.: Professional and student artists will perform. Featuring Grannaeboyz, Hannah, Black Ink Monks, Geazy and more. www.facebook.com/CommunityCharterSchool
Fly Fishing Film Tour
Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Ave.
Thursday, 5:30 p.m.: See some of the best independent angling movies made at the original and preeminent exhibition of fly fishing cinema. Members of Coastal Conservation Association, Rocky River Trout Unlimited and Carolina Fly Fishing Club will be on hand. Admission $14. More information at www.f3t.com or www.jessebrowns.com/fly-fishing-film-tour.
Amos’ Southend, 1423 S. Tryon St.
Friday, 7:30 p.m.: The “All For You” alternative rock band comes to Charlotte. Tickets $17/$20, www.amossouthend.com.
Bunny Run 5K and Festival
Historic Courthouse, Means Avenue, Concord
Saturday, 9:30 a.m.: This 5K begins and ends on Means Avenue in downtown Concord, runs on the McEachern Greenway and the Downtown Connector Greenway. Registration $20, www.concordnc.gov.
Abari Grand Opening
Abari Game Bar, 1721 N. Davidson St.
Saturday, 11 a.m. - 2 a.m.: This all-day celebration marks the official opening of the video game bar, and includes treats from Joe’s Dough’s, Hart’s Soda Shop and What The Fries food truck. Class game high-score challenges will be featured for Ms. Pac Man, Dig Dug and Donkey Kong. Memberships required for $1; more information at www.facebook.com/abarigamebar.