Weekend Ahead: August 15-17

What we think everyone should be doing this weekend.

Pick up locally grown flowers for your dinner party and locally grown fruit for dessert at the King Street Market at the corner of Kings and Morehead. Open Fridays 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Baristas and latte lovers sip together at the Arabica Labrica Monthly Barista Jam at Dilworth Coffee. At the Dilworth location, 2400 Distribution St. August 17. 6 p.m.

Check out the nature inspired collections from Saint by Sarah Jane (like the ring above) in a trunk show at the line’s exclusive Charlotte retailer, Neiman Marcus at SouthPark mall. August 15 and 16. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Catch Athens, Georgia-based rock group, The Whigs, perform live at the Visulite Theatre (www.carolinatix.com). $10. August 16. 10 p.m.

Mingle with artists and local hipsters in the historical NoDa neighborhood at their Friday night Gallery Crawl. August 15.

(photo courtesy of Saint by Sarah Jane)

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