Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, April 2, 2012 - as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* The Calm Before the Storm exhibit at The Light Factory
* Monday Night Mic Fights at Crown Station Pub
* Monday Night Allstars at Double Door Inn
* Karaoke at Dixie's Tavern
* Mic Night at Flying Saucer