Don't miss these upcoming events close to home.
1 Cinco de Mayo
The largest Cinco de Mayo celebration in the Carolinas features internationally known musical acts, celebrity appearances, children's games and folkloric dance performances. Free.
When: 11 a.m. May 1.
Where: McAlpine Creek Park, 8711 Monroe Road.
2 For bikers
This basic bicycle clinic will focus on changing, servicing and maintaining your tubes, tires and wheels. Learn great tips and tricks. Free.
When: 7:30 p.m. May 2.
Where: BikeSouce, Park Road Shopping Center, 4301-A Park Road.