THURSDAY

  • BRAZLAND BATE GALEIRA HOSTED BY VOICE MONET: 8 p.m., L’Entrepot Gallery, 527 Julia St. A special New Orleans Jazz Fest night show featuring live performances from the Hawthorne Headhunters (St. Louis/Los Angeles), Zardis (New Orleans), Riccardo Crespo (Brasil/New Orleans), Tondrae Kemp (New Orleans/Brooklyn), P.U.D.G.E. (NYC/California) and more. Plus live art by Ceaux Young (New Orleans), food and drinks. $10-$20. Call (504) 875-4132.

THURSDAY-SUNDAY

  • NEW ORLEANS JAZZ FEST: Fair Grounds Race Course, 1751 Gentilly Blvd. Live music, food, art and more. nojazzfest.com.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

  • GREATER NEW ORLEANS BROMELIAD SOCIETY SHOW & SALE: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday; noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Lakeside Shopping Center, Metairie. Free.

SATURDAY

  • COVINGTON FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, Covington City Hall, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. Local health and fitness businesses along with the Covington Mayor’s Council on Healthy Lifestyles will provide information on living a healthier lifestyle. MText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorarket vendor Nanette Schoenewe will present “Wellness Day” using only the bounty of the Farmers Market to prepare her sampling dish. Music byText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorthe Petty Bones beginning at 9:30 a.m. covingtonfarmersmarket.org.
  • SEVENTH ANNUAL CRAWFISH BOIL: 7 p.m., Manning’s Restaurant & Courtyard, 519 Fulton St. Concert with crawfish and many other dishes. $35, general admission; $75, VIP, includes crawfish boil and two drinks. $35.
  • SHAMARR FEST: 10 p.m., Shamrock, 4133 S. Carrollton Ave. Featuring John Popper, of Blues Traveler, Hot 8 Brass Band, and Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs. shamarrallen.com.

SUNDAY

  • SWAP MEET NOLA: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Margaret’s, 3525 Bienville St. New animal-friendly mini enterprise sponsored by the Humane Society of Louisiana offering items from more than 30 local vendors that range from original artwork to indigenous plants to handmade organic/vegan soaps, lotions and shampoos. Proceeds from some of the market’s sales will help support the Humane Society programs around the state. swapmeetnola.com.

“FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS” — TERRY GILLIAM LATE-NIGHT SERIES: 10 P.M., PRYTANIA THEATRE, 5339 PRYTANIA ST. THIS SERIES FEATURES FILMS BY THE OSCAR-NOMINATED WRITER, MEMBER OF THE MONTY PYTHON COMEDY TROUPE AND DIRECTOR TERRY GILLIAM. $10. CALL (504) 891-6415. THEPRYTANIA.COM.

TUESDAY

  • STRIKE OUT STROKE: 7 a.m.-2 p.m., West Jefferson Medical Center, 1101 Medical Center Blvd., Marrero. Empathy exercises, free health screenings, door prize, patient testimonials. Call (504) 289-0081.
  • DIGITAL MARKETING FORUM —“HOW TO REACH AND ENGAGE YOUR MULTISCREEN CUSTOMERS”: 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m., New Orleans BioInnovation Center’s Conference Center, 1441 Canal St.
  • GIVENOLA DAY: midnight-11:59 p.m. GiveNOLA Day is an online event, making it easy and accessible to give to local nonprofits. Visit www.GiveNOLA.org to support your favorite nonprofit or cause. Anyone can donate with a minimum donation of $10.
  • “BE SAFE I LOVE YOU” AUTHOR EVENT: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St. Cara Hoffman will sign copies of her book. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

WEDNESDAY

  • READING BETWEEN THE WINES: 6 p.m.-7 p.m., Pearl Wine Co., 3700 Orleans Ave. Local authors will discuss and sign their books. Pearl will offer $5 glasses of wine, and Indochow will provide a food pop-up. Maple St. Book Shop will sell books. Free. fleurdelit.com.

WEDNESDAY-MAY 11

  • ROMANCE SLAM JAM 2014: 7 p.m., Hilton New Orleans Airport, 901 Airline Dr., Kenner. Theme is Romancing the Big Easy with Angie Daniels as the keynote speaker. Call (504) 469-5000.

ONGOING

  • “SHOUT, SISTER, SHOUT! THE BOSWELL SISTERS OF NEW ORLEANS”: The Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal St. Exhibition on view through October 26. Gallery hours: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m Tuesday-Saturday and 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sunday. Free. hnoc.org or call (504) 523-4662.