- FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Artist Perspective talk on the spot, music by the G String Orchestra. (504) 658-4100 or noma.org
- “HEATHERS THE MUSICAL”: 7:30 p.m., Freda Lupin Memorial Hall, NOCCA, 2800 Chartres St., New Orleans. Based on one of the 1980s’ top teen dark comedies, the show looks at the perils and punishment of high school cliques. Presented by the NOCCA Stage Company. $27. nocca.com
- “WICKED”: Various times to June 19; Saenger Theater, 1111 Canal St., New Orleans. The other side of the story of the Wicked Witch of the West and Glenda, the “good” witch, this Broadway smash brings stellar sets, imaginative costumes and a totally different perspective on “The Wizard of Oz” story. $62 and up. Day-of limited number of orchestra seats offered in lottery two-and-one-half hours prior to each show for $25; must be present, limit two per person. (504) 525-1052 or saengernola.com
- NEW DANCE FESTIVAL: 8 p.m., Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St., New Orleans. Will premiere three contemporary dance pieces by local choreographers. $20.
- COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Covington City Hall, 609 N. Columbia St. Food demo by Max Messier of Cocktail and Sons and music by Olga Wilhelmine.
- 7TH ANNUAL 610 STOMPERS BALL CRAWL: Noon, Grits Bar, 530 Lyons St., New Orleans. $40, includes beer, a commemorative Ball Crawl VII shirt and other Stompers swag.
- PUB CRAWL: 2:30 p.m., Bayou Beer Garden, 326 N. Jefferson Davis Parkway, New Orleans. Enjoy a crawl through Mid-City, food and fun. $20.
- ROARING ’20S GALA: 6:30 p.m., Galatoire’s Restaurant, 209 Bourbon St., New Orleans. Benefit for Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation, Galatoire’s Foundation and Recreational Fisheries Research Institute. Harvey will be guest of honor. $250. (504) 765-4325 or rfri.net/upcoming-events.
- A LOVE SONG SHOWCASE: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. New Orleans musicians will play “A Night of Love Songs” to commemorate 49 years of legalized interracial marriage in the United States.
- CONTEMPORARY DESIGN IN HISTORIC NEIGHBORHOODS: 6 p.m., Preservation Resource Center, 923 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans. Dr. Eugene Cizek, professor emeritus of architecture and preservation studies at Tulane, discusses the topic, including successful projects. $5, members free. (504) 581-7032 or prcno.org
- “ADAM PENDLETON — BECOMING IMPERCEPTIBLE”: Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. The exhibition frames the artist’s oeuvre as a complex dialogue between culture and system. On display through Thursday. cacno.org
- “BOOKS/CATALYSTS — A BOOK ARTS SURVEY CURATED BY JON COFFELT”: 6 p.m., The Foundation Gallery, 1109 Royal St., New Orleans. Through June 26.
- DR. SEUSS 25TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION: 10 a.m., The Striped Hat, 716 Bienville St., New Orleans. A special exhibition traveling North America to artistically highlight the scores of places and eras of Dr. Seuss with his incomparable collection of artwork. Runs through June 26.
- JOHN FOLSOM COASTAL CARTOGRAPHY: 10 a.m., Callan Contemporary, 518 Julia St., New Orleans. Enjoy nuanced technique of merging the photographic image with densely layered and excavated oil paints. On display through July 30.
- JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY: 400A Julia St., New Orleans. Opening of three exhibitions: “Art Hysterical” features six locally-based artists in various media employing references to art history; “Web of Life” features abstract paintings by Richelle Gribble; and “Mother Vision” features photography by Rosemary Scott-Fishburn. All through July. (504) 522-5471 or jonathanferraragallery.com
- “MONEY, MONEY, MONEY! CURRENCY HOLDINGS”: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, THNOC’s Williams Research Center, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. Features more than 200 original objects — including coins, paper currency, printing plates, political cartoons, counterfeit detectors and paintings — that illustrate the history of money in America, with a special focus on Louisiana.
- TIFF AND TELEFILM CANADA TOUR THE FILM SERIES “SEE THE NORTH”: Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Audiences will be treated to a curated selection of Canada’s finest creative talent. Through Aug. 11. zeitgeistnola.org
“Voices of Progress — 20 Women Who Changed New Orleans”: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, The Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal St., New Orleans. The stories of 20 women who helped shaped the city, through photographs, letters, diaries and personal effects. On display through Sept. 11.
Compiled by Marchaund Jones