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FRIDAY, SEPT. 9

SUGARFEST QUARTER HORSE SHOW: 8 a.m., SugArena, 713 La. 3212, New Iberia. Quarter horse show and competition. http://www.sugarena.com.

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

THE GUYS: 7 p.m., Delta Grand Theatre, 120 S. Market St., Opelousas. One-act play paying tribute to firefighters, and commemorating events of 9/11. $10, at the door. http://www.deltagrandtheatre.com.

NEW ORLEANS BALLET PERFORMANCE: 8 p.m., New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts. Program includes George Balanchine’s Who Cares? and Patriotism. (504) 528-3800.

FOOTLIGHT FRENZY: 8 p.m., Playmakers Theater, 19106 Playmakers Road. Covington. Comedy. $15, general public; $10, students. http://www.playmakersinc.com.

TOKYO STRING QUARTET: 8 p.m., James Devin Moncus Theater, Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Tickets: http://www.acadianacenterforthearts.org.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 10

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

SUGARFEST QUARTER HORSE SHOW: 8 a.m., SugArena, 713 La. 3212, New Iberia. Quarter horse show and competition. http://www.sugarena.com.

COVINGTON FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, 600 Columbia St., Covington. http://www.cityofcovingtonla.com.

KAYAKING SCAVENGER HUNT: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Dumaine Street and Orleans Avenue (on City Park side of Bayou St. John), New Orleans. Kayaking tour along Bayou St. John to raise funds for the rehabilitation project to the Dumaine and Magnolia bridges. $25. Teams consist of four participants. http://louisianalandmarks.org.

EXHIBITION OPENING: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Jean Bragg Gallery, 600 Julia St., New Orleans. Urban, architecture, and street scenes of New Orleans by Carol Hallock. http://www.jeanbragg.com.

MOSCOW BALLET PERFORMANCE AUDITIONS: 1:30 p.m., Main Street Dance, 119 S. Cypress St., Hammond. Auditions open to dancers ages 7-16 who will perform with Russian professionals in the Great Russian Nutcracker. http://www.nutcracker.com/audition.

RENDEZVOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 p.m., Historic Liberty Theater, 200 W. Park Ave., Eunice. Live music and dancing. Performances by Bubba Hebert and the New Morse Playboys and Lesa Cormier and the Sundown Playboys. Tickets $5, available at Liberty Theater 4-6 p.m. Saturdays. (337) 457-7389 or http://www.eunice-la.com.

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

THE GUYS: 7 p.m., Delta Grand Theatre, 120 S. Market St., Opelousas. One-act play paying tribute to firefighters, and commemorating events of 9/11. $10, at the door. http://www.deltagrandtheatre.com.

FOOTLIGHT FRENZY: 8 p.m., Playmakers Theater, 19106 Playmakers Road, Covington. Comedy. $15, general public; $10, students. http://www.playmakersinc.com.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 11

SUGARFEST QUARTER HORSE SHOW: 8 a.m., SugArena, 713 La. 3212, New Iberia. Quarter horse show and competition. http://www.sugarena.com.

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

THE GUYS: 3 p.m., Delta Grand Theatre 120 S. Market St., Opelousas. One-act play paying tribute to firefighters, and commemorating events of 9/11. $10, at the door. http://www.deltagrandtheatre.com.

MONDAY, SEPT. 12

AMERICAN GIRLS SERIES: 3:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. “Kirsten” discovers her life immigrating to the U.S. during the mid-19th century. Event open to children in grades 2-5. Registration required. (225) 473-8052.

BAYOU BIJOU FILM SERIES: 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., Student Union, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 600 McKinley St., Lafayette. Foreign and independent film series. This week’s presentation: Moscow, Belgium. Tickets $20 for the entire season, which runs through Nov. 24; otherwise, each film, $3, general admission; $2, ULL students/faculty. (337) 482-6940.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 13

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

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14

QUEEN OF THE SUN DOCUMENTARY: 5 p.m., Jean Lafitte Cajun Prairie Cultural Center, Eunice. Documentary about bees.

OPERA ON BOURBON STREET: 7 p.m., Inn on Bourbon Street, 541 Bourbon St., New Orleans. Free operatic performances by Bon Operatit! http://www.innonbourbon.com.

DRALION: 7:30 p.m., New Orleans Arena, New Orleans. Chinese acrobatics. Presented by Cirque Du Soleil. $30-$75, adults; $24-$61, children under age 12; $27-$63, military, seniors, and students. http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/dralion.

GOD OF CARNAGE: 8 p.m., The Shops at Canal Place, 365 Canal St., third floor, New Orleans. Tony Award-winning play presented by Southern Repertory Theatre. Tickets $20-$35. http://www.southenrep.com.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 15

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

COMPLETELY HOLLYWOOD: 7 p.m., Eunice Players Theatre, 121 S. 2nd St., Eunice. Comedy survey of Hollywood movies. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

DRALION: 7:30 p.m., New Orleans Arena, New Orleans. Chinese acrobatics. Presented by Cirque Du Soleil. Tickets: $30-$75, adults; $24-$61, children under age 12; $27-$63, military, seniors and students. http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/dralion

GOD OF CARNAGE: 8 p.m., The Shops at Canal Place, 365 Canal St., third Floor, New Orleans. Tony-Award winning play by Southern Repertory Theatre. $20-$35. http://www.southernrep.com.

ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St., Louis Armstrong Park, New Orleans. $30-$88. http://www.ticketmaster.com