Check out these events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area this weekend as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
Friday, Jan. 9
Film: Film: Lights! Camera! Action! Get ready to glue your eyes to the screen for a special viewing of short award-winning films by female African-Americans at the 6th Annual Legacy of Black Women Short Film Showcase.
Arts: Learn about teas from around the world, as well as practices like Feng Shui and Kung Fu at International Houses Taste of Tea and Zen Event.
Saturday, Jan. 10
139 S. Tryon St.
Dont eat before you go and prepare to gorge on meats galore at this all-you-can-eat Brazilian hot spot.
Music: Rock out to some good ol country-styled punk rock from 500 Miles To Memphis at the Milestone.
Theater: Go batty with Bat Boy: The Musical at Actors Theatre of Charlotte.
Sunday, Jan. 11
Music: Wu-Tang Clan
Hardcore rappers Wu-Tang Clan raise the roof at Amos Southend with old hits and newbies from its latest album 8 Diagrams.
Theater: Watch two characters with very different personalities take a swerve for the better in performances of Driving Miss Daisy at Duke Energy Theatre.
Food: Flip out with the variety of pancakes at Original Pancake House.