Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Feb. 22, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* 5th Annual Brazilian Festival: A Night in Rio at Grady Cole Center
* Charlotte Jewish Film Festival screening Hunting Elephants at Regal Ballantyne Village Stadium 5
* HousingFest featuring Blind Boys of Alabama at Neighborhood Theatre
* Charlotte Symphony: Broadway Rocks at Knight Theater
* Steve Rannazzisi at The Comedy Zone