Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend
6:30 p.m. Founders Hall, 100 N. Tryon St. $75-$125. www.charlottewineandfood.org.
The weekend’s largest event is Big Bottles & Blues, featuring fine-wine tastings, music by Mac Arnold & Plate Full O’Blues, food from City Smoke, plus live and silent auctions with rare bottles of wine, trips, jewelry and wine dinners.
7 and 10 p.m. The Fillmore, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd. $45. 704-916-8970.
See the comedy troupe known as The Tenderloins – also known as the cast of truTV’s hit show, which uses hidden cameras and centers on four guys forced to pull public, awkward pranks on unwitting people on New York streets.
9:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Suite, 210 E. Trade St. $10. www.suitecharlotte.com.
The singer-songwriter (whose big hit of the year is “The Man”) headlines the celebration of the two-year anniversary of KISS 95.1’s Drex and Maney morning show. With My Crazy Girlfriend.