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Weekly calendar March 6-12: Music, comedy, trivia, euchre and more

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Tacos & Tequila Tuesdays are held at Thigs Cocktails LKN.

Tuesday, March 7

Tacos & Tequila Tuesdays

5-10 pm | March 7. Food truck and half off tequila flights. Thigs Cocktails LKN, 21234 Catawba Ave., Cornelius.

Music Bingo

6:30-8:30 pm | March 7. Three rounds of prizes and free to play. Eleven Lakes Brewing, 10228 Bailey Rd. Suite 201, Cornelius.

Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ Trivia

7-9:30 pm | March 7. Two rounds of general knowledge trivia hosted by Sean Lewis and filled with chances to win prizes. Old Town Public House, 21314 Catawba Ave., Cornelius.

Thursday, March 9


7:30-10:30 pm | March 9.Thomas Anthony. Thigs Cocktails LKN, 21234 Catawba Ave., Cornelius.

Thursdays through Thursday, June 29

Senior Dance

3:30 – 4:30 pm | Thursdays. This free class is designed for senior adults to improve flexibility, breath, balance, mobility, and fluidity by exploring various elements of ballet, jazz, modern, and improvisation. Participants can choose to take the class seated, standing, or a combination of both. Presented by Charlotte Ballet. Northern Regional Recreation Center, 18121 Old Statesville Rd., Cornelius.

Friday, March 10

Live music

7:30-10:30 pm | March 10. Matt Bush. Thigs Cocktails LKN, 21234 Catawba Ave., Cornelius.

Courtesy of Jesse Jones

Comedy Show

8 pm | March 10. Jesse Jones, a popular comedian who lives in Huntersville, will do a stand-up show in Cornelius. Opening acts Drew Harrison and Julie J. Tickets $10-$45 and information. Studio 13, Oak Street Mill, 19725 Oak St.



Saturday, March 11

The Tartan Terrors perform at the Cain Center for the Arts.

Tartan Terrors

Doors 6:30 pm, show 8 pm | March 11. Tartan Terrors bring their Celtic Invasion to festivals and shows, blending the energy of a rock show with humor and stepdance. $35-$50. Cain Center For The Arts.

Sunday, March 12

Mayors’ Fitness Challenge kickoff

2-4 pm | March 12. Residents of Cornelius, Davidson and Huntersville will come together for the kick-off event featuring fitness program partners that will promote the benefits of being active during and after the challenge. Bailey Road Park in Cornelius.

Lake Norman Euchre Tournament

Noon – 4 pm | March 12.  $20 entry fee for this single elimination tournament. Register at Lost Worlds taproom. Lost Worlds Brewing, 19700-D One Norman Blvd., Cornelius.

House and Store Guided Tour

1:15 and 3 pm | Sundays. Step back in time to 1779 and explore the Hugh Torance House and Store. There is no fee, but donations are welcome. Cedar Grove and the Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Rd., Huntersville.

Through Sunday, March 12

On stage

Check website for schedule | Through March 12. Davidson Community Players present “Native Gardens,” recommended for ages 14 and older. Tickets $18-$23. Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St., Davidson.

Men of Change art exhibit

Through March 12 |Check websites for gallery schedules.  B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture  and Levine Museum of the New South to bring  Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth. The Gantt will display Storytellers, Fathering, and Imagining; Levine Museum will display Catalysts, Myth-Breakers, and Community; both museums in Charlotte will display Loving. Admission is free.

Through March 22

Treasures of the Earth Pottery Show & Sale

9 am-4 pm Monday – Friday;  10 am – 2 pm Saturday | Through March 22. Potter exhibit with the works of local and regional artists plus new potters. The works on exhibit include sculpture and pottery in a wide variety of styles. Cleveland County Arts Council, 111 S. Washington St., Shelby.