Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Aug. 29, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• River City at Actor's Theatre of Charlotte
• Bucketlist Party at Rooftop 210
• Charlie Murphy at The Comedy Zone
• Mi Amour Couture Charity Fashion Show at Charlotte City Club
• Bearden Birthday Bash featuring Shableek, Chad Lawson Trio at Romare Bearden Park