He’s been called one of his generation’s most prolific professional musicians, and he’s got the receipts. This young saxophone aficianado’s resume includes playing as Prince’s last saxophone player — recording for his three most recent albums — as well as touring with the likes of Cee Lo Green, Lionel Ritchie and Bette Midler. The young neo-soul man will be releasing his new album Leap at this Neighborhood release party. $10-15
Brew enthusiasts can expand their knowledge — rather than just their bellies! During Growler's buzz-worthy talks, hosted by brewers and distributors, you'll learn the art of craft brewing. Free admission
It's Find Your Muse open mic night at The Evening Muse this and every Monday. Musicians, grab up your music gear and head over to perform one of your own creations in front of a crowd. No one can guarantee they'll be liked, but constructive criticism is always helpful! Get there early to snag a performance spot. And, if you don't play, come out to watch. You never know who might show up. $3
Local improv with a global impact. Improv Charlotte performs long form and short form comedic improv games. Proceeds benefit local and international charities. For more information, visit www.improvcharlotte.org. Doors open at 6 p.m. $5
One unforgettable night of hilarious, improvised comedy skits performed by the best improvisers in the Carolinas! 100% made up on the spot from audience suggestions, this unscripted show will have you in stiches. Audiences and critics alike are raving! Come see what all the fuss is about! $10 in advance, $15 cash at the doorhttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/impov-vikings-invade-noda-tickets-18694817703
A night of local film and local art and local music — well, local in the sense that you’ll be singing it. First, enjoy a collection of short films put together by the Carolina Film Community, including The Hidden, winner of Charlotte’s 2016 100 Words Film Festival. There’s also an award-winning short film called Shit being screened, so that can’t be bad. Follow the films up with a game of “Soundtrack Karaoke,” during which it’s safe to say at least three people will sign up to sing “My Heart Will Go On.” Free.