Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Nov. 1, 2011 — as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• West Side Story at Belk Theater
• Taboo Tuesday Open Mic at Crown Station Pub
• Trivia Night at Mellow Mushroom
• Bill Hanna Jazz Jam at Double Door Inn
• El Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) exhibit at Baku Gallery