Moo & Brew Fest
AvidXchange Music Factory, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd.
Saturday, 2-6 p.m.: Enjoy samples from local breweries and restaurants vying for “Best Burger” while listening to music. Tickets $45, www.mooandbrewfest.com.
Loch Norman Highland Games
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Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Live traditional and Celtic rock music, Scottish country dancing, piping and drumming competitions, long bow and battle axe competitions and demonstrations. Tickets $8.60 - $20.43, www.lochnorman.com.
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont
Saturday, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.: Celebrate Earth Day 2016 with activities such as guided hikes, tree plantings, a variety of upcycled crafts and more. Admission $12.95 adults, $11.95 seniors 60+, $6.95 children 2-12. www.dsbg.org
Sunday Fun Day
Mint Museum Uptown, 500 S. Tryon St.
Sunday, 1-4 p.m.: Enjoy family time at the Mint, including viewing “out of this world” sculptures, and exploring “spacy” 2D and 3D activities such as woodturning, tattoos and alien furniture. Children and Mint members free, adults $6. www.mintmuseum.org
Dine and Draw
Free Range Brewing, 2320 N. Davidson St.
Sunday, 1 p.m.: Bring colored pencils or thin, felt-tip markers and watch Cece Stronach demo how she draws interior spaces or “Post-It goats.” RSVP at www.facebook.com/dineanddrawclt.