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A scene from last year's Fall Fashion Fest; this year's edition starts at noon at Tin Roof Brewing Company in Baton Rouge. Expect to see new gameday and fall apparel from local boutiques while enjoying food, music and tailgating games. The event is free. facebook.com/brfashioncouncil

ADVOCATE STAFF PHOTO BY HILARY SCHEINUK

FRIDAY 

HOT AUGUST NIGHTS: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., downtown Hammond. This annual event features new events in the Kid Zone, an improved wine and craft beer walk, car show, art alley and more in the downtown development district. dddhammond.com

FÊTE ROUGE: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., L'Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge, 777 L'Auberge Ave. Featuring a Louisiana chefs' competition and tasting with celebrity judges, plus music, silent auction and wine tastings. $85 at the door. bresbr.org

SATURDAY 

FALL FASHION FEST 2017: Noon to 4 p.m., Tin Roof Brewing Company, 1624 Wyoming St., Baton Rouge. Shop men and women's gameday and fall apparel from local boutiques at this fashion showcase. Also featuring food, beer, music and tailgating games. Free. All ages welcome. Must be 21 or older to enter tap room. facebook.com/brfashioncouncil

MID CITY RISING: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., The Collective, 2678 Government St., Baton Rouge. A monthly art show with food, music, raffles and vendors. facebook.com/thecollective2678.  

STARTING THURSDAY 

LOUISIANA SHRIMP AND PETROLEUM FESTIVAL: 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. Thursday; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1; 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2-Sunday, Sept. 3; and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Sept. 4. 715 Second St., Morgan City. Featuring music, food, arts and crafts, and rides. Free.