Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, April 8, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
* Cirque du Soleil's Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour at Time Warner Cable Arena
* NC Beer Month: Charlotte Kickoff Party at Growlers Pourhouse
* Taco & Trivia Tuesday at Solstice Tavern
* $3 Craft Beer Night at VBGB Beer Hall & Garden
* Shannon Lee at Evening Muse