Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, March 21, 2012 — as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• Ignite Charlotte at Neighborhood Theatre
• Charlotte Film Festival screening award-winning shorts at EpiCentre Theaters
• Allagash Mini Tap Takeover at Mac's Speed Shop
• Saints & Sinners Tour with Matthew Lumpkin and Patrick Jolle at The Comedy Zone Lake Norman
• Open Mic at Ed's Tavern