FRIDAY

  • “STORYWALK!- I AM INVITED TO A PARTY”: Noon-3 p.m., Northlake Nature Center, 23135 U.S. 190, Mandeville. An interactive story experience. Free. northlakenature.org

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

“THE SNOW QUEEN”: 7:30 P.M. FRIDAY, AND 2:30 P.M. SATURDAY, JESUIT HIGH SCHOOL THEATRE, 4133 BANKS ST., NEW ORLEANS. AN ORIGINAL TWO-ACT BALLET THAT RETELLS HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSON’S FAIRY TALE, WHICH IS THE SAME STORY ON WHICH WALT DISNEY’S ANIMATED FEATURE FILM “FROZEN” IS BASED. $20 ADULTS; $10 CHILDREN.

SATURDAY

  • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, Covington Police Station, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. (985) 892-1873 or covingtonfarmersmarket.org

SUNDAY

  • 108TH JACKSON DAY RACE: 7:30 p.m., registration; 8:30 a.m., race, beginning at Bayou St. John, at Robert E. Lee Boulevard and ending at Jackson Square, French Quarter. Celebrating the bicentennial of the Battle of New Orleans. (504) 451-9925 or runNOTC.org/jacksonday
  • COUNTRY BRUNCH SUNDAY: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., 8114 Saro Lane, Poydras. Featuring “Surge,” a temporary outdoor sculpture exhibition staged at the sight of a devastating crevasse, a massive breach in the levee on the Mississippi River which flooded much of St. Bernard Parish, just below the city of New Orleans. Works by Elizabeth Shannon, Michel Varisco, Serge Loncar, Dan Alley, Mitchell Gaudet and Robert Tannen presently and Willie Burch, Raine Bedsole and Lynda Benglis later in the fall. cano-la.org/prospect-3/
  • MOONLIGHT HIKE AND MARSHMALLOW MELT: 5 p.m., Northlake Nature Center, 23135 U.S. 190, Mandeville. An evening hike. Reservations required. Free for members, non-members, $5. (985) 626-1238

WEDNESDAY

  • WHITE GLOVE WEDNESDAYS: 9 a.m., National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. By museum admission. (504) 528-1944, ext. 288 or nationalww2museum.org
  • NATURE WALK AND TITIVATION: 1 p.m., Northlake Nature Center, 23135 U.S. 190, Mandeville. A two-hour walk in the woods and light exercise (985) 626-1238

NEW ORLEANS OPERA ASSOCIATION: 7 P.M., FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON, 541 BOURBON ST., NEW ORLEANS. $5 VALET PARKING FOR ATTENDEES. (504) 648-2331

ONGOING

  • CALLAN CONTEMPORARY: 519 Julia St., New Orleans. “Collective Memory: Works by Shawne Major”, through Jan. 31; reception 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Saturday. (504) 525-0518 or callancontemporary.com
  • HISTORIC NEW ORLEANS COLLECTION: 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. “Andrew Jackson: Hero of New Orleans,” through March 29. (504) 523-4662
  • THE JOAN MITCHELL CENTER: 1000 N. Rampart St., New Orleans. “JMC@Prospect.3” exhibit to showcase biennial artists McArthur Binion, Los Jaichackers, Akosua Adoma Owusu and Hayal Pozanti. Ends Jan. 25. joanmitchellfoundation.org
  • NATIONAL WORLD WAR II MUSEUM: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “From Barbed Wire to Battlefields, Japanese American Experiences in WWII” exhibit. “Manufacturing Victory - The Arsenal of Democracy.” The exhibit examines how the unprecedented drive of great leaders and industry brought America out of the Great Depression and united citizens on the homefront. Through May 31. nationalww2museum.org

Compiled by Leslie D. Rose