Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, April 16, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* Southern Fried Vegas: Emotron 10 Year Anniversary Party at The Comedy Zone
* Taste of the Nation at Two Wells Fargo Center Atrium
* Ben Sollee at Stage Door Theater
* Charlotte Bobcats vs. Chicago Bulls at Time Warner Cable Arena
* Zipline & Dine at U.S. National Whitewater Center