Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Feb. 18, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* Soledad O'Brien at Knight Theater
* Pride and Joy: A Southern Foodways Film Project at UNC Charlotte
* Heart to Heart: Post Valentine's Day Singles Mixer at Tyber Creek Pub
* Country Tuesday at Snug Harbor
* Women of Color Conversation Series at UNC Charlotte