Jody Mace: On the Cheap

Don’t eat breakfast Tuesday – Chick-fil-A is free!


Free Chick-fil-A

Tues 6-10:30 a.m. Participating Chick-fil-A restaurants.

Get a free three-count Chick-fil-A Chick-n-Minis while supplies last, and a free cup of coffee. You may want to verify that your favorite Chick-fil-A is participating, but it sounds like most or all Charlotte-area locations are part of the promotion.


Charlotte MiniCon 2015

Sat 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Grady Cole Center, 210 N. Kings Drive.

The comic store “Heroes Aren’t Hard to Find” is presenting, once again, Charlotte’s longest-running comic convention. For free admission, register in advance and bring a nonperishable food donation. Meet some of your favorite comic book artists. Come in costume for a chance to win prizes.


Concord Art Walk

Fri 6-9 p.m. Downtown Concord.

Visual art will be on display all over downtown during the Concord Art Walk. You’ll often find film or live music at these events as well. One highlight will be the opening reception for the “Interactive Lines” exhibit at The Galleries on the first floor of the historic courthouse, 65 Union St. South.


Jazz Guest Artist Concert

Fri 7:30 p.m. Tyler-Tallman Hall, Sloan Music Center at Davidson College, 323 Concord Road, Davidson.

The Davidson College Jazz Ensemble will be joined by renowned saxophonist Tim Gordon. Gordon has worked with Harry Connick Jr., Josh Groban, Ray Charles, Manhattan Transfer and Pink Floyd.


Lego Mini Model Build

Tues 5 p.m. Lego Store at Concord Mills.

The first Tuesday of each month, Lego stores offer a free mini build for kids ages 6-14. Kids put together a small Lego kit, usually not available for purchase, and can take it home.