Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Oct. 11, 2011 — as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• The Addams Family at Ovens Auditorium
• Halloween Preview Fashion Show at Whisky River
• Charlie Faye at The Evening Muse
• Kier at The Comedy Zone Lake Norman
• Open Jam at Smokey Joe's Cafe