Fly By Night
Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 E. Stonewall St.
Thursday, 7:30 p.m.: In this darkly comic rock-fable, a melancholy sandwich maker’s humdrum life is intersected by two entrancing sisters. “Pay what you can” preview Thursday, officially opens Wednesday, April 20. www.atcharlotte.org
Come See Me Festival Parade
Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill, S.C.
Thursday, 6:30 p.m.: The annual festival of music, sports, food and frogs kicks off with a parade through town. Festival runs through April 23, full schedule at comeseeme.org.
Bechtler by Night
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St.
Friday, 5-9 p.m.: Designed for those who can’t make it to the museum during typical hours, enjoy complimentary gallery tours the third Friday of every month. www.bechtler.org
Growing Azaleas Class
Pike Nurseries, various locations
Saturday, 9 a.m.: During this free class, learn how to grow and maintain the easy care shrubs to ensure splendid blooms for years to come. www.pikenursery.com
Tosco Music Party
Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St.
Saturday, 7:30 p.m.: The quarterly concert series that is considered the premier family music event in the Charlotte area includes about 15 schedule acts, an eclectic mix of all styles of music. Tickets $15.30 - $23, www.blumenthalarts.org.