Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, August 8, 2012 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* Anniversary Exhibition at Redsky Gallery
* Le Bang at Dharma Lounge
* Evanescence at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
* Dov Davidoff at The Comedy Zone Charlotte
* Micro Brews Cruise at U.S. National Whitewater Center