Guide to Friday events in the Charlotte area


Blue Man Group

8 p.m. (also 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 1:30 and 7 p.m. Sunday). Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St. $20-$99.50. 704-372-1000.

The trio of bald-capped, makeup-covered Blue Men return with their popular theatrical show, which combines comedy, music, technology, illusions and gentle social satire.


Charlotte Knights

7:05 p.m. BB&T Ballpark, 324 S. Mint St. $8-$10. www.charlotteknights.com.

The Knights take on the Gwinnett (Ga.) Braves on a Tribute Night for the Charlotte O’s, who played in the Queen City from 1976 to 1987. First 2,000 kids get a Charlotte O’s youth jersey. Fireworks will follow the game.



8 p.m. The Fillmore, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd. $26.50. 704-916-8970.

The pop duo of Amy Heidemann and Nick Noonan – which gained fame after exposure on YouTube – performs hits including 2012 hit “Brokenhearted.”