Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Dec. 17, 2010 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
Nutcracker at Belk Theater
Naughty or Nice Party at Alley Cat
Natalie Royal at The Evening Muse
Grown Up Avenger Stuff at Amos' Southend
Hicks Gone Wild at The Comedy Zone Fort Mill