Get in on the ground floor of the first annual Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ Festival. Fill your complementary glass with one of 60 craft-brewed beers, sip on fine bourbon and sample North Carolina's best BBQ while enjoying live music. Kids under 12 get in free, and a portion of the proceeds goes to WCD Foundation for Education. $15-$30. Symphony Park at South Park Mall, 4400 Sharon Road. 800-830-3976. www.beerandbourbon.com.