Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Aug. 31, 2013 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* Adam's Rib at ImaginOn
* Hank and Cupcakes at The Saloon
* Steve Winwood at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
* Food Truck Block Party at the 1400 block of Elizabeth Avenue
* The Breakfast Club staged reading at UpStage