To submit event and entertainment items for the Bon Temps calendar, email details to fun@theadvocate.com or fax to (225) 388-0351. Deadline is at noon Monday.

FRIDAY, AUG. 12

RAT PACK NOW SHOW: 6 p.m., dinner, 8 p.m., performance. Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The songs and styles of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. Tickets: http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

ART DEFINES ART: 8 p.m., Stern Auditorium, New Orleans Museum of Art, One Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. Comedy examining various perspectives defining art. $16, general admission; $8, NOMA members and students. http://www.noma.evenbrite.com

SATURDAY, AUG. 13

AUGUST ANGLER TOURNAMENT: 4 a.m.-3 p.m., Quintana Landing, La. 319, Cypremort Point. Top 3 Specks, Top 3 Reds. (337) 365-3005.

TECHE AREA FARMER’S MARKET: 6-10 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Home-grown produce, arts and crafts, jams and jellies, preserves, baked goods and art. (888) 942-3742.

SUGASHEAUX RODEO: 8 a.m., SugArena, La. 3212, New Iberia. (337) 365-7539

CANOE TOUR: 9-11 a.m., Chicot State Park, La. 3042, six miles north of Ville Platte. Guided canoe tours of Chicot Lake. Canoeing experience recommended. Register early to reserve canoe. $1, park admission. (888) 677-6100.

LIVINGSTON CHILDREN’S VOCAL EVALUATIONS: 9-11 a.m., Revival Temple, Walker. Voice evaluations given by the Livingston Parish Children’s Choirs. http://www.lpccsing.org.

COLONIAL DOCTOR: 1-4 p.m., Audubon State Historic Site, 11788 La. 965, St. Francisville. Interpreter presents medical practices from 1810. (888) 677-2338.

EDWIN EDWARDS BOOK SIGNING: 6-8 p.m., Hemingbough, 10101 La. 965, St. Francisville. Ex-Gov. Edwin Edwards and author Leo Honeycutt appear for reception and book signing for Edwin Edwards, Governor of Louisiana. (225) 635-6617.

RAT PACK NOW SHOW: 6 p.m., dinner, 8 p.m., performance. Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The songs and styles of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. Tickets: http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

SATURDAY ART WALK: 6-8 p.m., downtown Lafayette Arts & Cultural District. Galleries, studios and art houses open doors for public browsing. Free. http://www.acadianacenterforthearts.org.

RENDEZ-VOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 p.m., Liberty Theater, 200 W. Park Ave., Eunice. Live music and dancing. Performances by Donny Broussard and the Louisiana Stars and Ron Miller and the Midnight Ramblers. Tickets $5, available at Liberty Theater, 4-6 p.m. Saturdays. (337) 457-7389 or http://www.eunice-la.com.

SUNDAY, AUG. 14

SLAVE CABIN TOURS: 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., Audubon State Historic Site, 11788 La. 965, St. Francisville. Tours of slave cabins and details of slavery during the 19th century. (888) 677-2328.

RAT PACK NOW SHOW: 11 a.m. brunch seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The songs and styles of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. Tickets: http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

VERMILION PARISH BOOK SIGNING: 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 5705 Johnston St., Lafayette. Warren Perrin, author of Vermilion Parish, signs copies of his book. (337) 989-4142.

ART DEFINES ART: 3 p.m., Stern Auditorium, New Orleans Museum of Art, One Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. Comedy examining various perspectives defining art. $16, general admission; $8, NOMA members and students. http://www.noma.eventbrite.com.

TUESDAY, AUG. 16

TECHE AREA FARMER’S MARKET: 2-6 p.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Home-grown produce, arts and crafts, jams and jellies, preserves, baked goods and art. (888) 942-3742.

ACROBAT, AERIALIST SHOW: 7 p.m., Beau Rivage Resort and Casino, 875 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, Miss. New Ezuru, an international cast of acrobats, aerialists, artists and comedians. Family entertainment. Shows through Aug. 28. Also, 3 p.m. shows Saturday and Sunday. $9.95-$19.95. http://www.beaurivage.com.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17

VICTORY BELLES: Noon, buffet seating, 1 p.m., performance, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Journey through World War II classic music. http://www.stagedoorcanteen.org or (504) 528-1943.

DELCAMBRE SHRIMP FESTIVAL: 6 p.m.-1 a.m., Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 Richard St., Delcambre. Shrimp cook-offs, pageants, fais-dodos, rides, food court. http://www.iberiatravel.com.

OPERA ON BOURBON STREET: 7 p.m., Puccini Bar, The Inn on Bourbon, 541 Bourbon St., New Orleans. The Best of Rodgers & Hammerstein performed by members of Bon Operatit. Free. http://www.innonbourbon.com.

THURSDAY, AUG. 18

THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT SERIES: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, New Orleans Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Musician Tom Hook performs. $8, adults; $3, children under 12.

DELCAMBRE SHRIMP FESTIVAL: 6 p.m.-1 a.m., Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 Richard St., Delcambre. Shrimp cook-offs, pageants, fais-dodos, rides and food. http://www.iberiatravel.com