StoneCrest Summer Concert Series, 7 to 10 p.m.
Leslie & Friends will play the next performance in the Summer Music Series at the StoneCrest at Piper Glen shopping center. The band plays Friday and Saturday at the Fountain Stage. Jeff Brown plays Saturday at the Courtyard Stage near Boneheads. Find more information and a list of upcoming shows at the center’s website, www.shopstonecrest.com.
StoneCrest at Piper Glen
Blakeney Summer Concert Series, 7 to 10 p.m.
The Loafers will play the next performance in the 2012 Blakeney Summer Concert Series at the Village Green. Find more information and a list of upcoming shows at the center’s website, www.shopblakeney.com.
Blakeney shopping center, Ardrey Kell and Rea roads
Music on the Green, 7 to 10 p.m.
Aerial View will play Friday, and Undercover Band will play Saturday, at the Music on the Green concert series at the Promenade on Providence. Find more information and a list of upcoming shows at the center’s website, www.promenadeonprovidence.com.
Promenade on Providence, Interstate 485 and Providence Road
Blood Drive, 3:30 to 7 p.m.
The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas will host a blood drive at StoneCrest at Piper Glen. Find more information at the group’s website, www.cbcc.us.
StoneCrest at Piper Glen, Rea Road and Ballantyne Commons Parkway
Student Art Show, 5 to 9 p.m.
Students of the local Charlotte Fine Art Gallery will put their work on display and possibly make some cash at a special exhibition. The gallery will feature work from students of the studio, and some work will be available for purchase. The show will include some refreshments and a chance to meet the artists.
Charlotte Fine Art Gallery, 7510 Pineville-Matthews Road
Snyder Family Band concert, 7:30 p.m.
The Snyder Family Band will play a free concert. The band is nominated for Emerging Artist of the Year at the International Bluegrass Music 2012 Awards. Find more information on the band at its website, www.snyderfamilyband.com.
South Mecklenburg Presbyterian Church, 8601 Bryant Farms Road