EpiCentre’s 6th Anniversary

5-11 p.m. EpiCentre, 210 E. Trade St. Free. www.epicentrenc.com.

The uptown entertainment complex celebrates with a free Bret Michaels concert (8 p.m. at Pavilion 210 on the top level), giveaways, strolling street performers, food samples, free parking (with purchase of $25 or more at any EpiCentre venue) and cake.


A Little Knight Music

Noon and 7:30 p.m. Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. $12 and $29, respectively. www.charlottesymphony.org.

The Charlotte Symphony plays an hourlong brown-bag concert at lunch with three short Mozarts and Haydn’s “Farewell” Symphony. Same music for the evening, plus cocktails and pre-and-post-concert fun.


Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn

8 p.m. McGlohon Theater, 345 N. College St. $19.50-$64.50. www.blumenthalarts.org.

The progressive bluegrass and jazz fusion banjo legend and his accomplished singer-songwriter/banjo player wife embark on their first duo tour, with baby boy Juno (born in May) backstage.