Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Jan. 27, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* Art and Orchids at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
* Gtown Comics Open Mic at Freeman's Pub
* Find Your Muse Open Mic at The Evening Muse
* All You Can Bowl at Strike City
* The Monday Night Allstars at Double Door Inn