Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Dec. 8, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• Charlotte Talks about Community Theatre at Theatre Charlotte
• Carolinas Wind Orchestra's "Winter Fantasia" Concert at Winthrop University
• Find Your Muse Open Mic at Evening Muse
• Salsa Dancing at Metropolitan Ballroom
• Knocturnal at Snug Harbor