Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Sept. 7, 2014 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• Dick Gregory and Paul Mooney at McGlohon Theater
• Footloose at Theatre Charlotte
• Gay Men's Chorus of Charlotte Season 9 Kickoff Party at Petra's Piano Bar & Cabaret
• Yiasou Greek Festival at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral
• Jimmie "JJ" Walker at The Comedy Zone