Abari Game Bar Grand Opening
Noon-2 a.m. 1721 N. Davidson St. You must sign up for $1 membership to enter; the machines only take quarters, but Abari has a change machine. www.abarigamebar.com.
After almost a year in the making, Abari Game Bar is ready to celebrate its grand opening. The arcade bar features classic arcade games as well as pinball games, and behind the bar you’ll find cocktails and six craft beers on tap. Children are welcome from noon-5 p.m. with a guardian over age 21.
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5:45 p.m. Time Warner Cable Arena, 333 E. Trade St. $10. www.timewarnercablearena.com.
For King & Country, Matthew West and Crowder co-headline the largest annual Christian contemporary music tour, which also features Lauren Daigle, Red, NewSong, Sidewalk Prophets and evangelist Tony Nolan.
Know Your Craft 5K
9 a.m. Triple C Brewing Company, 2900 Griffith St. $30 in advance, $35 on race day. http://knowyourcraft.racesonline.com.
The third annual race features a fast course and an after-party with music; each registered participant will get a voucher for a post-race beer. Proceeds will benefit Project 2 Heal.
Trial by Fire – A Tribute to Journey
9 p.m. Fillmore Charlotte, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd. $10. www.fillmorecharlottenc.com.
The Journey tribute band Trial By Fire – made up of five N.C.-based musicians – performs note-perfect renditions of “Any Way You Want It,” “Open Arms,” “Don't Stop Believin’ ” and more.