Friday, April 8, 2016

Food Truck Friday guide, jazz festival and Boom! (Video)

It's Friddddayyyyy!!!! My favorite day. Get a boost of caffeine because tonight is jammed packed with events. Don't forget Arsenio Hall performs at the Comedy Zone tonight and Saturday. Read my interview with him. Let's get this party started. See you in the streets!!!

Happy Anniversary - After 10 years, seven venues and countless celebrities have all culminated in the Pop Life 10th Year Anniversary. Pop Life alums DJ Quicksilva and DJ Shaun Nyce headline tonight. Pop Life 10th Year Anniversary, 10 p.m. Suite, 210 E Trade St.

Jazz Show - The 7th season of JAI Presents The Jazz Room features Leon "Kid Chocolate" Brown playing Louis Armstrong. 6 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. Stage Door Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Corner of 5th and College Streets. Tickets.

Spring Party - Celebrate spring at the Patio Kickoff Party. Features 6 Holy Grail Beer and more. Sullivan's Steakhouse, 1928 South Blvd.

Food Truck Friday Events

Light Factory, Plaza Midwood

Sump town Park, Downtown Matthews

Unknown Brewing

Don't Forget
Arts & Literature Festival - The CPCC Sensoria festival features film festivals, theatrical performances, opera, lectures, art shows, and more. Tonight -  April 16,  Various CPCC campus.

Performing Arts Festival - Three days of arts and performances in venues throughout Plaza-Midwood. Activities range from yoga to meditation to dance to spoken word at Boom. Launch party tonight, April 7, Pecha Kucha, The Rabbit Hole. 

Jazz Festival - Enjoy a multi-day jazz festival featuring Spryo Grya featuring a dozen artist including Spyro Gyra, Eric Darius, Peter White, Richard Elliot and others at The Waterfront Jazz Festival at Queens LandingApril 8-10, Queens Landing, Mooresville.

Beer Dinner - Heirloom’s Clarke Barlowe prepares Triple B at Triple C, a gourmet BBQ dinner. Features Triple C beer, wine and music.Benefits Freedom School Partners. 7-10 p.m., Triple C Brewing, 2900 Griffith St. $40 per person.

Free Pizza - Help Blaze Pizza celebrate it’s grand opening by building your own free artisanal pizza. You must  follows them on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. Blaze Pizza, 1750 Camden Rd.