Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Oct. 1, 2012 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* The Fat Face Band with Symphony of Improvisers and RPE Duo at Snug Harbor
* Symbol Painting at Cajun Canvas
* Monday Night Mic Fights at Crown Station Pub
* Karaoke at Dixie's Tavern
* Open Mic at The Evening Muse