Today

CSO Perfomance at Piccolo Spoleto Festival: 5 p.m. St. Matthews Lutheran Church, 405 King St. The CSO Gospel Choir will present African American Sacred Songs III at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival. The focus of the program will be the contribution and impact of African-American Music on various styles of sacred music. www.piccolospoleto.com

Concert Series opener: 6-9 p.m., 149 Village Green on Johns Island. A performance by Men of Distinction will engage the entire family with their popular selections of rhythm and blues, big band and swing, beach music and country. www.menofdistinctio.net or www.FreshfieldsVillage.com.

Saturday

Honor fallen veterans: 5 p.m. St. Matthews Lutheran Church, 405 King St. The CSO Gospel Choir will present African American Sacred Songs III at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival. The focus of the program will be the contribution and impact of African-American Music on various styles of sacred music. www.piccolospoleto.com

Five-Man show: 6-9 p.m., 149 Village Green on Johns Island. The Great Society Band will perform everyone's favorite jazz, blues and beach music. This five-man ensemble's vocals take fans back in time with tunes like "Miss Grace" to "My Funny Valentine." Bring a chair, blanket and the whole family to this free event. www.FreshfieldsVillage.com.