Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Feb. 5, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* CineMás screens Mato Sem Cachorro at Mint Museum Randolph
* Drink and Draw at Mellow Mushroom
* Dragging with the Stars at Scorpio's
* Let's Talk About It: Oppression" at UNC Charlotte
* Appalucia at Snug Harbor