Friday events in the Charlotte area


Fourth Ward Holiday Home Tour

5-9 p.m. (also Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday). Uptown Charlotte. $25 (good for all three days). www.fofw.org.

The walkable tour includes admission to seven private uptown homes, including the historic Berryhill House; food, beer and wine samples (while they last) at locations along the route; plus holiday surprises at the 7th Street Public Market.


Greg Morton

8 and 10:15 p.m. (also 9:30 p.m. Saturday). The Comedy Zone, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. $18-$20. 980-321-4702.

This former mobile disc jockey now sings song parodies – on nationally syndicated radio shows like the Bob and Tom Show – and tours the country performing stand-up.


Sophisticated Animal

8 p.m. (also 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday). Duke Energy Theater, Spirit Square, 345 N. College St. $18. www.blumenthalarts.org.

PlexusDance does modern work designed to show the differences between the faces we present to the world and the people we are.