7 p.m. (also Saturday). PNC Music Pavilion, 707 Pavilion Blvd. $46-$122.65. www.ticketmaster.com.
Niall, Zayn, Liam, Harry and Louis return to Charlotte for back-to-back concerts that are sure to elicit eardrum-shattering screams from tweens, teens and young women. With 5 Seconds of Summer.
2 p.m. (also 3 p.m. Saturday). McColl Family Theatre at ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St. $18-$24. 704-973-2828.
The musical adaptation of the classic children’s book, with music and lyrics by Joan Cushing, follows two lovable Dalmatians trying to rescue their puppies from the scheming Cruella de Vil and her bumbling henchmen.