Raleigh, N.C. — Our picks to get you through the workweek:
Join My Morning Jacket at the Carolina Theatre of Durham tonight for a screening of the film "The Dark Crystal." It is part of a series where the Modern School of Film invites guests to present and discuss a favorite movie. Tickets are $15.
The founder of the School of Rock, Paul Green, is bringing his students on tour. The Paul Green Rock Academy touring band will play The Pinhook Monday at 5 p.m. The show is free. Green was the inspiration for Jack Black's character in the film, "School of Rock."
Fullsteam hosts Belly Dancing and Beer starting at 8 p.m. Learn to dance or just have a beer and watch.
Celebrate National Chicken Wing Day with beer specials and a cornhole tournament at Tribeca Tavern in Raleigh and Cary. The entry fee for the tournament is a donation to the nonprofit HopeSpringVillage.
Also tonight, Fullsteam teams up with Dos Perros for a special beer dinner tonight. Tickets are $45 per person.
The Midtown Beach Music Series continues at North Hills in Raleigh tonight with Band of Oz. The free show starts at 6 p.m. in the commons area.
The Back Porch Music on the Lawn series is also tonight with Jeff Austin Band. The free show starts at 6 p.m. at American Tobacco Campus in Durham.
Also tonight, industrial alternative pioneers KMFDM play Lincoln Theatre. Tickets start at $22.
The Beer Bourbon and BBQ festival kicks off at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary tonight with a Whole Hog Pig Pickin from 6-10 p.m. The festival continues Saturday with an entire day of fun. Single day or two day passes are available.
For more picks for this week, check out our best bets calendar. And check Out and About on Thursday for our picks for the weekend.