Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, May 26, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* Simplified at Rusty Rudder
* Patriot Festival at Symphony Park
* Memorial Day Celebration: Music, Gelato & Food Truck in the Vineyard at Raffaldini Vineyards
* Lace Up Son 5K at Stumptown Park
* The Monday Night All Stars at Double Door Inn