FAMILY FRIDAY: 5 p.m., Tin Roof Brewing Company, 1624 Wyoming St., Baton Rouge. The capital city brewery hosts a monthly family day with brews for adults and children's entertainment. Iverstine Family Farms serves food.


FAMILY GRAS: 5 p.m. Friday, and 11 a.m. Saturday, Mardi Gras Plaza, Veterans Memorial and Causeway Boulevards, Metairie. Two-day free family-friendly event, with music, an art market, kids' court and Carnival parades. Chairs, wagons allowed. No ice chests. VIP tickets available. $125.


JAM & JAZZ BATON ROUGE: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Renaissance Baton Rouge, 7000 Bluebonnet Blvd. The third annual event features a celebrity chef's brunch and smooth jazz, benefiting Catholic Community Radio. $75 a ticket, $700 per table of 10.

MID CITY RISING: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., The Collective, 2678 Government St., Baton Rouge. Enjoy music, local artists and food at this monthly showcase in Mid City.

ST. GEORGE AUCTION: 6 p.m. to midnight, L'Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge, 777 L'Auberge Ave. This year's theme is "Game On," and patrons can attend as their favorite athletes, video game characters or game show host. General admission tickets are $60.

PYGMALION FEST: 9 p.m., The Sugar Mill, 1021 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans. Post-parade party for Krewe of Pygmalion with music by Molly Ringwalds, Flow Tribe and Big Freedia. $35 and up. (504) 304-8347.


FARMERS MARKET AT THE WURST: Noon, The Wurst Biergarten, 537 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Featuring vendors, food and vintage clothing. Dog-friendly.