Schoolhouse Rock Live!
Children’s Theatre of Charlotte, ImaginOn, 300 E. 7th St.
Friday, 7:30 p.m.: This musical adaptation of the classic TV show uses clever songs to teach about history, grammar, politics, math and more. Sing along with “Just a Bill” and “Conjunction Junction” with your own kids. Tickets $12-$26, www.ctcharlotte.org. Show runs each weekend through May 1.
Charlotte Folk Society: Beeswing
Great Aunt Stella Center, 926 Elizabeth Ave.
Friday, 7:30 p.m.: The free monthly gathering features Beeswing, a group of women who have come together for their united love for traditional fiddle and banjo tunes and ballads from older places and times. www.folksociety.org
Elevation Church Blakeney Auditorium, 8835 Blakeney Professional Dr.
Friday, 6:30 p.m.: Join UISAC, a nonprofit organization, for their fundraiser show, Bharat Darshan (a view on India), a “Soorya Festival” show. This show celebrates the rich cultural heritage of India with dance, music and instruments. Tickets $20-$100, http://bit.ly/1VAzFWg.
Union County Heritage Festival
Union County Agricultural Center, 3230 Presson Dr., Monroe
Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.: A free family friendly event, the mission is to educate citizens of Union County about natural and cultural heritage. Exhibitors and speakers share about topics such as the importance of honey bees, making good choices for our environment, archaeology of early Native Americans and more. More information at www.mastergardenersunioncountync.org/heritage-festival-2016.
Spring Bee-r Release
Sugar Creek Brewing, 315 Southside Dr.
Saturday, 2:25 p.m.: The brewery releases a small-batch brew of White Ale Braggot, made with an aged orange blossom honey mead. Live music 3-6 p.m. by The Accidentals Band. www.facebook.com/sugarcreekbrew