7:05 p.m. BB&T Ballpark, 324 S. Mint St. $8-$25. www.charlotteknights.com.
For the first Friday-night home game of 2016, all Knights players will wear No. 42 jerseys as the team celebrates Jackie Robinson Day; the team also will welcome former Negro League players to the ballpark, and shoot off post-game fireworks.
‘Jazz Room at the Symphony’
7:30 p.m. Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. $29. www.charlottesymphony.org.
Conductor Norman Huynh leads an hour of jazz with the Charlotte Symphony, featuring vibraphonist Christian Tamburr. The ticket includes a free drink.
The Sklar Brothers
7:30 and 9:45 p.m. (also 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday). The Comedy Zone, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. $20-$25. www.cltcomedyzone.com.
When not doing standup together, twins Randy and Jason Sklar’s comedy career has included appearances on HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and “Entourage,” and FX’s “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.”