Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Nov. 16, 2011 — as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• Next Fall at Actor's Theatre of Charlotte
• Off the Record with The Spiveys and Sy Arden at The Evening Muse
• Mike Speenburg at The Comedy Zone Charlotte
• Bike Night at Easy Eddie's
• Abundance exhibit at Providence Gallery