New Orleans events calendar, Nov. 5-12, 2015 _lowres

"Dancing in the Water" will premiere at the Pontchartrain Film Festival Friday at 7 p.m. at the Mandeville Trailhead Amphitheater, 675 Lafitte St. Matt Moseley swims 25 miles across the lake. The event is free and Moseley will be in attendance. Other short films will be viewed Saturday for a $5 admission. pontchartrainfilmfestival.com.

THURSDAY

  • ST. CHARLES ART GUILD ADULT ART FAIR: 9 a.m., St. Charles United Methodist Church, 1905 Ormond Blvd., Destrehan. Hands-on art event, with all materials provided. $10. (504) 913-4738.
  • MEET THE AUTHOR — JACK CALDWELL: 2 p.m., Slidell Library, 555 Robert Blvd., Slidell. Historical romance author will speak and sign. (985) 646-6470. sttammany.lib.la.us.
  • YAPPY HOUR: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Rare Form, 437 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Courtyard happy hour for people and pets, with discounts and proceeds for Louisiana SPCA. rareformnola.com.
  • GARDEN TO GLASS — BITTERS AND SWEETS: 5:30 p.m., Longue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. Fall Garden to Glass workshop featuring Scot Mattox, of El Guapo Bitters. Explore the basics of making bitters with fresh and local ingredients and learn how to use bitters in your cocktails and cooking. $35 (504) 293-4721. longuevue.com.
  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT CONCERT: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Debbie Davis and the Mesmerizers. $10. (504) 483-9488. neworleanscitypark.com.
  • “NEW ORLEANS — LIFE AND DEATH IN THE BIG EASY”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Cheryl Gerber reads and discusses her visual insider’s tour of the city. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • GET FIRED UP FOR KINGSLEY HOUSE: 6:30 p.m., Kingsley House, 1600 Constance St., New Orleans. Barbecue with Kermit Ruffins and Rebirth Brass Band, auction and more. Guests required to bring a business card to enter; donations accepted. (504) 523-6221, ext. 127. kingsleyhouse.org.
  • UNO DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI CELEBRATION: 6:30 p.m., Lakefront Airport, 6001 Stars and Stripes Blvd., New Orleans. Fundraiser with food, music and presentation of award. $75. unoalumni.com/2015DA.
  • HEALTHY EATING SEMINAR: 7 p.m., West Bank Regional Library, 2571 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey. LSU AgCenter sponsors session on food safety and thrifty shopping, with a demonstration of My Plate Wrap. (504) 889-8143. jefferson.lib.la.us.

HISTORIC HOUSES SOCIETY GALA: 7 P.M., HOOPER HOME, 5700 ST. CHARLES AVE., NEW ORLEANS. CELEBRATES THE CIRCLE-LEVEL DONORS OF THE HISTORIC HOUSES SOCIETY, BENEFITING THE EDUCATION PROGRAMS AND RESTORATION OF THE HERMANN-GRIMA AND GALLIER HISTORIC HOUSES. $1,000. HGGHH.ORG.

FRIDAY

  • CHRISTMAS BAZAAR/SCANDINAVIAN FESTIVAL: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., also Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Norwegian Seamen’s Church, 1772 Prytania St., New Orleans. Three days of food, music, desserts, children’s activities and items for sale. (504) 525-3602.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT AT NOMA: 5 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, City Park, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. Art on the Spot, Ronald Joseph music, screening of “Edward Scissorhands.” (504) 658-4100. noma.org.
  • HOLY NAME OF JESUS SCHOOL FAIR AND PARISH GATOR FEST: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, also 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Holy Name of Jesus School, 6325 Cromwell Place, New Orleans. Classic school fair with music, amusement rides, games, food and activities, under the banner “Gators in Oz.” (504) 861-1466. hnjschool.org.
  • XAVIER UNIVERSITY BLACK LIVES MATTER SYMPOSIUM: 6 p.m. Friday, also 9 a.m. Saturday; University Center, 1 Drexel Drive, New Orleans. Two days of discussions, panels, speakers on race, violence and poverty presented by the Institute for Black Catholic Studies. $40, $25 students. (504) 520-7568.
  • UNO ENGLISH ALUMNI NIGHT: 6 p.m., Homer L. Hitt Alumni Center Ballroom, UNO, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans. Dinner event. unoalumni.com.
  • INTERACTIVE PERFORMANCE BY YOUNG AUDIENCES: 6:30 p.m., Latter Branch Library, 5120 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Kickoff for New Orleans Book Festival, under the stars. Blankets, picnics encouraged. Food trucks will be on site. nolabookfest.org.
  • MOONLIGHT ON THE RIVER GALA: 7 p.m., Whitehall Plantation, 100 Central Ave., Jefferson. Benefit for Magnolia Community Services with music, food, auctions and more. $100. (504) 731-1362. mcs-nola.org.
  • PONTCHARTRAIN FILM FESTIVAL: 7 p.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Mandeville Trailhead Amphitheater, 675 Lafitte St., Mandeville. Two-day festival including premiere of “Dancing in the Water” and short films. $5 for Saturday. pontchartrainfilmfestival.com.
  • “THE LATEST BRAIN RESEARCH AND ITS RELATION TO PSYCHOTHERAPY, CLINICAL PRACTICE AND JUNGIAN PSYCHOLOGY”: 7:30 p.m., also Saturday workshop, Parker United Methodist Church, 1130 Nashville Ave., New Orleans. David Schoen, LCSW, presents for C.G. Jung Society of New Orleans. $15, $10 students, members free.
  • “WIZARD OF OZ” SCREENING WITH LPO: 7:30 p.m., also 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Orpheum Theater, 129 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans. Classic cinema with Judy Garland, Ray Bolger and Margaret Hamilton, with live orchestra to play the score. $20 and up.(504) 523-6530. lpomusic.org.
  • “LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE OF THE BYWATER”: 8 p.m., Bar Redux, 801 Poland Ave., New Orleans. Variety/drag contest, part of the faux/real New Orleans arts festival. $10.
  • PIGS IN A BLANKET — OVERNIGHT BARBECUE 101: 9:30 p.m., Southern Food and Beverage Museum, 1504 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Part of barbecue weekend; with Dr. Howard Conyers, Southern Living Magazine barbecue columnist, as he tends to the slow-cooking hogs in the pits. Limited to 10 guests and two students, with primitive conditions, snacks and libations and cooked-to-order breakfast. $250. (504) 267-7490. sofabinstitute.org.

SATURDAY

  • PILATES IN THE SCULPTURE GARDEN: 8 a.m.; also 6 p.m. Monday. New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. In conjunction with East Jefferson Wellness Center. $5. (504) 658-4106. noma.org.
  • CRESCENT CITY FALL CLASSIC: 8:30 p.m., City Park, New Orleans. 5K autumn race that serves serious runners as a qualifier for the 10K spring race. $35. ccc10k.com/crescent-city-fall-classic.
  • PLAYGROUND CONSTRUCTION DAY: 8:30 a.m., Belle Chasse YMCA, 8101 Hwy. 23, Belle Chasse. Volunteers from Phillips 66 Refinery, YMCA building new playground based on children’s drawings. ymcaneworleans.org.
  • SUPER SATURDAY VOLUNTEER DAY: 8:45 a.m., Volunteer Center, City Park, 1009 Harrison Ave., New Orleans. Various tasks around the park done by volunteers. (504) 300-6394. neworleanscitypark.com.
  • WING WATCHERS CLUB: 9 a.m., and Nov. 14, Gernon Brown Recreation Center, 1001 Harrison Ave., New Orleans. Games, hikes and bird watching for kids in grades five to eight. (504) 589-3882, ext. 225. nps.gov/jela.
  • BONSAI CLASS: 9:30 a.m., City Park Botanical Garden, New Orleans. Course on creating bonsais from garden center plants. $35. (504) 483-9386. neworleanscitypark.com.
  • NEW ORLEANS BOOK FESTIVAL: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Big Lake, City Park, New Orleans. Packed day of reading, panels with local and national authors, music, food, activities and more. nolabookfest.org.
  • HOLY NAME OF JESUS SCHOOL FAIR AND PARISH GATOR FEST: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, also 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Holy Name of Jesus School, 6325 Cromwell Place, New Orleans. School fair with music, amusement rides, games, food and activities, under the banner “Gators in Oz.” (504) 861-1466. hnjschool.org.
  • SPECIAL NEEDS DAY AT AUDUBON ZOO: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Audubon Zoo, 6500 Magazine St., New Orleans. Activities, entertainment and a social services fair are on tap. Performances until 2 p.m. To sponsor a Special Needs Day visitor with reduced-price admission tickets in advance, email air@auduboninstitute.org.
  • VICTORY CORPS SATURDAY: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. War history through a hands-on program. (504) 528-1944. nationalww2museum.org.
  • TREE FEST: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. George’s Episcopal School, 923 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. NOLA Tree Project event with free and to-purchase trees, lectures, music and food. hikeforkatreena.org.
  • GIRL SCOUT DAISY WORKSHOP: 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. Daisies will expand on their Daisy Flower Garden Journey and explore other gardens before or after the workshop. $15 per scout; $4 per adult. Advance registration is required. Minimum 10, maximum 25 scouts per workshop. (504) 293-4722. longuevue.com.
  • JUNG SOCIETY WORKSHOP: 10 a.m., Parker United Methodist Church, 1130 Nashville Ave., New Orleans. David Schoen, LCSW, explores the implications of “The Latest Brain Research and its relation to Psychotherapy, Clinical Practice and Jungian Psychology.” $45, $25 students, $35 members.
  • SOUTH CAROLINA BARBECUE — CULTURE, MISCONCEPTIONS AND PRESERVATION: 11 a.m. Southern Food and Beverage Museum, 1504 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Displays, discussions, auction and more on free day at the museum. (504) 267-7490. sofabinstitute.org.
  • MIRLITON FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Mickey Markey Park, Piety and Royal streets, New Orleans. Bywater Neighborhood Association stages 25th anniversary event, with food, wine and music. bywatermirlitonfestival.com.
  • CENTRAL CITY FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., 1600 block, O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Music, food, arts and crafts, information vendors and more for this annual festival, plus a chance to be a part of the large line dance and “bus stop” happening. ochaleyblvd.org.
  • “A DAY IN THE COUNTRY” ART EVENT: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., River House | Crevasse 22, 8122 Saro Lane, Poydras. Creative Alliance of New Orleans and Torres Burns Trust sponsor a day to make art, enjoy nature or schedule family photos. (504) 218-4807. cano-la.org.
  • “LOUISIANA, THE JEWEL OF THE DEEP SOUTH”: 11:30 a.m., Maple Street Book Shop, 7523 Maple St., New Orleans. Johnette Downing reads and signs her books about the Bayou State for young readers. (504) 866-4916. maplestreetbookshop.com.
  • AUSTEN-THEMED HIGH TEA: 1 p.m., Windsor Court Hotel, 300 Gravier St., New Orleans. Jane Austen Society hosts tradition British afternoon repast with appearances by characters, music and surprises. $55. neworleansjane.com.
  • MEET THE AUTHOR — JACK CALDWELL: 2 p.m., Covington Library, 310 W. 21st. Ave., Covington. Historical romance author will speak and sign. (985) 893-6280. sttammany.lib.la.us.
  • LSUNO 1960S REUNION: 3 p.m., Homer L. Hitt Alumni Center Ballroom, UNO, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans. Special social event for graduates of then-LSUNO in the 1960s. unoalumni.com.
  • COCKTAILS AND BLUES GALA: 6 p.m. patron party and dinner, 8 p.m. gala, Lakefront Airport, 6001 Stars and Stripes Blvd., New Orleans. Fundraiser for Lake Forest Charter School, with Gina Brown entertaining and silent auction. $125 patron, $60 gala. (504) 593-8264. lakeforestcharter.org/gala.
  • MOONLIGHT & MARTINIS: 6 p.m. patron party, 7 p.m. event, under the oaks, West Jefferson Medical Center, 1121 Medical Center Blvd., Marrero. Fundraiser for Cancer Center at West Jefferson Medical Center, with martini bar, food, auction, music. $125 and up. wjmc.org/moonlight.
  • PUSCIFER: 8 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., New Orleans. Comedy/musical ensemble brings “Money Shot” show to New Orleans. $42.50 and up. (504) 525-1052. saengernola.com.
  • HOWLING SUCCESS “I ‘HEART’ THE ’70S”: 8:30 p.m., Celestin Ballroom, Hyatt Regency New Orleans, 601 Loyola Ave., New Orleans. Fundraiser for Louisiana SPCA with a disco-era theme, food, music, auctions and more. Patron party 7 p.m. Theme attire or black tie. $125. (504) 368-5191. la-spca.org.
  • MIRLITON MASQUERADE BALL: 9 p.m., Port, 2120 Port St., New Orleans. Benefit by Positive Vibrations Foundation for Congo Kids New Orleans. Masks required, costumes encouraged. $10. positivevibrations.org.

SUNDAY

  • YOGA IN THE GARDEN: 9 a.m., Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. $5 suggested donation. (504) 293-4721. longuevue.com.
  • HOLY NAME OF JESUS SCHOOL FAIR AND PARISH GATOR FEST: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Holy Name of Jesus School, 6325 Cromwell Place, New Orleans. Classic school fair with music, amusement rides, games, food and activities, under the banner “Gators in Oz.” (504) 861-1466. hnjschool.org.

TIKVAT YISRAEL: 4:30 P.M., LAKEVIEW CHRISTIAN CENTER, 5885 FLEUR DE LIS DRIVE, NEW ORLEANS. “JEWISH PARABLES OF JESUS — THE PARABLE OF THE LABORERS IN THE VINEYARD, THE CONTEMPTIBLE FRIEND AND THE CORRUPT JUDGE.” ISRAELI FOLK DANCE AT 4:TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR15 P.M. FOR A 15 MINUTE WORKSHOP. (210) 410-1034. MEDIA.CJFM.ORG/PUB/REPS/MICHELLEB/BEADLE_MESSIANIC_FELLOWSHIP.PDF.

  • TRINITY ARTIST SERIES: 5 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave., New Orleans. Micaela Fiesta Y Flamenca, with singers and dancers. trinityartistseries.com.

ORLEANS SIERRA CLUB: 7 P.M., ROGERS MEMORIAL CHAPEL, TULANE UNIVERSITY, 1229 BROADWAY ST., NEW ORLEANS. BOB MARSHALL, ENVIRONMENTAL REPORTER FROM THE LENS, WILL SPEAK ABOUT THE LOUISIANA COASTAL MASTER PLAN. (504) 307-0187.

AMERICA’S GOT TALENT LIVE — THE ALL STARS TOUR: 8 P.M. SAENGER THEATRE, 1111 CANAL ST., NEW ORLEANS. MUSIC, COMEDY, ACROBATICS AND MORE ARE PART OF THIS TOURING SHOW FROM THE POPULAR TELEVISION CONTEST. $29.50 AND UP. (504) 525-1052. SAENGERNOLA.COM.

MONDAY

  • UNO PRESIDENTIAL SEARCH OPEN FORUM: 11 a.m., Home L. Hitt Alumni Center, UNO, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans. Search committee collecting input from members of the community. Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorulsystem.edu/index.cfm?md=pagebuilder&tmp=home&pid=423.
  • “SPECTACLE — THE ASTONISHING LIFE OF OTA BENGA”: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St. Pamela Newkirk reads and signs her book about an African man used as a zoo exhibit. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.
  • TAI CHI CLASS: 6 p.m., NOMA Sculpture Garden, City Park, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. East Jefferson Wellness Center classes outside or in the museum. $5. (504) 456-5000. noma.org.

CHORAL AUDITIONS FOR CRESCENT CITY SOUND CHORUS: 7 P.M., MUSIC ROOM, DELGADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 615 CITY PARK AVE., NEW ORLEANS. LOCAL CHAPTER OF SWEET ADELINES INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S CHORUS. (601) 550-0983. CRESCENTCITYSOUND.COM.

TUESDAY

  • LEND YOUR VOICE NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Daylong discussion on HIV and the sexual health needs of gay men of color in the South. Meals available. (212) 924-3934, ext. 134. Register at training@acria.org.
  • “HERBAL INSPIRED SEASON SOUP”: 5:30 p.m., Garden Study Center, City Park, New Orleans. Two-hour class on using herbs, with Herb Society providing herb bread and sangria. $10. (504) 483-9473. neworleanscitypark.com.

CATHOLIC FOUNDATION ANNUAL DINNER: 6 P.M., HILTON NEW ORLEANS RIVERSIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORE, 2 POYDRAS ST., NEW ORLEANS. GATHERING AND PRESENTATION OF ST. JOHN PAUL II AWARD. $135. (504) 596-3044. CF.ARCH-NO.ORG/ANNUAL-DINNER.

“GETTING OFF AT ELYSIAN FIELDS”: 6 P.M., COVINGTON LIBRARY, 310 W. 21ST AVE., COVINGTON. AUTHOR JOHN POPE DISCUSSES AND SIGNS HIS BOOK, GLEANED FROM A CAREER OF WRITING OBITUARIES. (985) 893-6280. STTAMMANY.LIB.LA.US.

  • “TUJAQUE’S — A COOKBOOK”: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Poppy Tooker discusses her book about the legendary restaurant. (504) 889-8143. jefferson.lib.la.us.

NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON: 7:30 P.M., ALSO WEDNESDAY, SAENGER THEATRE, 1111 CANAL ST., NEW ORLEANS. ASTROPHYSICIST, AUTHOR AND TELEVISION HOST BRINGS HIS “THE SEARCH FOR LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE” SHOW TO THE STAGE. (504) 525-1052. SAENGERNOLA.COM.

WEDNESDAY

  • WHITE GLOVE WEDNESDAYS: 9 a.m. to noon, National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Visitors can pick up and try on original and reproduction uniforms and more. Free with museum admission. (504) 528-1944, ext. 288. nationalww2museum.org.
  • MUSIC AT MIDDAY: Noon, Rogers Memorial Chapel, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. (504) 862-3214. tulane.edu.

JAZZ PILATES: NOON TO 1 P.M., NEW ORLEANS NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK VISITOR CENTER, DUTCH ALLEY, 916 N. PETERS ST., NEW ORLEANS. STEPHANIE JORDAN LEADS A FREE CLASS; PARTICIPANTS BRING THEIR OWN MATS. (504) 589-4841. NPS.GOV/JAZZ.

“POSTCARDS FROM THE SKY — ADVENTURES OF AN AVIATRIX”: 6:30 P.M., MAPLE STREET BOOK SHOP, 7523 MAPLE ST., NEW ORLEANS. ERIN SEIDEMANN READS AND SIGNS HER MEMORIES OF HER LIFE AS A FEMALE PILOT. (504) 866-4916. MAPLESTREETBOOKSHOP.COM.

JAZZ AT THE SANDBAR: 7 P.M., UNO SANDBAR IN THE COVE, FOUNDERS ROAD, UNO, 2000 LAKESHORE DRIVE, NEW ORLEANS. JASON MARSHALL PLAYS SAXOPHONE. $5, FREE FOR STUDENTS/FACULTY/STAFF. (504) 280-6039. NOJC.ORG/SANDBAR.

  • VETERANS’ DAY GALA: 7 p.m., National World War II Museum, 1043 Magazine St., New Orleans. New Orleans Mission’s “Honoring Our Heroes” fundraiser, with live music, auction, raffle and three-course dinner. $150. (504) 523-2116. nolamission.org.

THURSDAY, NOV. 12

  • YAPPY HOUR: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Rare Form, 437 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Courtyard happy hour for people and pets, with discounts and proceeds for Louisiana SPCA. rareformnola.com.
  • “THE AMERICAN SLAVE COAST — A HISTORY OF THE SLAVE-BREEDING INDUSTRY”: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Ned and Constance Sublette read and sign their book about events and figures in a revealing new light. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.
  • COOKING THE BOOKS AT SOFAB: 6:30 p.m., Brady’s Wine Warehouse, 1029 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Louisiana East and Cooks Club gathering, featuring culinarians Jyl Benson, Poppy Tooker and chef John Besh as he cooks from his new book “Besh Big Easy: 101 Home Cooked New Orleans Recipes.” Tastings, demonstrations and a signed copy of the book are included. $90. (504) 267-7490. southernfood.org.
  • FUTURE TAKES FLIGHT: 7 p.m., Arbor Room, 12 Magnolia Drive, City Park, New Orleans. Fundraiser for ReNEW college visits and field studies, with music, raffle and food. $65, $50 educators. (504) 230-4352. renewschools.org.
  • DIANA KRALL: 9 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., New Orleans. The Grammy-winning jazz singer brings her Wallflower Tour performance. $59 and up. (504) 525-1052. saengernola.com.
  • MARKETS

THURSDAY

  • HOLLYGROVE MARKET AND FARM: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 8301 Olive St., New Orleans. For $25, customers can purchase a share of local produce. Walk-ins welcome. (504) 483-7037. hollygrovemarket.com.
  • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET MID-CITY: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Mid-City Farmers Market, 3700 Orleans Ave., New Orleans. crescentcityfarmersmarket.org.
  • MARKETPLACE AT ARMSTRONG PARK: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., 901 N. Rampart St., New Orleans. Food, music and arts and crafts market. (504) 684-5410. icdnola.org.

SATURDAY

  • CAMELLIA CITY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Chamber of Commerce parking lot, 1808 Front St., Slidell. (985) 640-7112. camelliacitymarket.org.
  • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, 700 Magazine St., New Orleans. crescentcityfarmersmarket.org.
  • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Covington Police Station, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. (985) 892-1873. covingtonfarmersmarket.org.
  • GERMAN COAST FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Ormond Plantation, 13786 River Road, Destrehan. (985) 764-9762. germancoastfarmersmarket.org.
  • KENNER RIVERTOWN FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Heritage Park, 303 Williams Blvd., Kenner. (504) 468-7211.
  • GRETNA FARMERS MARKET: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 300 Huey P. Long Ave., Gretna. gretnafarmersmarket.com.
  • MANDEVILLE TRAILHEAD COMMUNITY MARKET: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 675 Lafitte St., Mandeville. (985) 624-3147. mandevilletrailheadmarket.com.

OLD ALGIERS HARVEST FRESH MARKET: 9 A.M. TO 2 P.M., 922 TECHE ST., ALGIERS.

  • GROW DAT FARM STAND: 9 a.m., 150 Zachary Taylor Drive, City Park, New Orleans. Produce grown in City Park, sold by youth. (504) 598-2743. grow datyouthfarm.org.
  • ST. BERNARD SEAFOOD & FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 409 Aycock St., Arabi. visitst bernard.com.
  • ARTS MARKET OF NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park (South Carrollton at South Claiborne avenues). Arts and crafts vendors plus food, music and a kids tent. (504) 523-1465. artsneworleans.org.

SATURDAY FARMERS MARKET: 10 A.M. TO 2 P.M., FRENCH MARKET, 1235 N. PETERS ST., NEW ORLEANS. WEEKLY MARKET FEATURING PRODUCE, SEAFOOD, PRESERVES, BREADS AND BAKED GOODS. (504) 522-2621. FRENCHMARKET.ORG.

  • PIETY STREET MARKET: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 612 Piety St., New Orleans. Indoor-outdoor market. (504) 269-3982.
  • SWAP MEET NOLA: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., St. Margaret’s Church, 3525 Bienville St., New Orleans. An all-in-one farmers market, bakers market, arts and crafts market and flea market. (504) 813-5370. swapmeetnola.com.

FRERET MARKET: NOON TO 4 P.M., FRERET STREET AT NAPOLEON AVENUE. MORE THAN 90 VENDORS. FOOD, ART, CRAFTS, LIVE MUSIC AND FLEA MARKET FINDS. FRERETMARKET.ORG.

TUESDAY

  • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET UPTOWN: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 200 Broadway Ave., New Orleans. crescentcityfarmersmarket.org.
  • HOLLYGROVE MARKET AND FARM: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 8301 Olive St., New Orleans. (504) 483-7037. hollygrovemarket.com.
  • SANKOFA MOBILE MARKET: 11 a.m. to noon, Lower 9th Ward Senior Center, 5234 Claiborne Ave., New Orleans. (504) 872-9214. sankofanola.org.

WEDNESDAY

  • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Covington Trailhead, East Lockwood and North New Hampshire streets, Covington. (985) 892-1873.
  • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., French Market Farmers Market, 1235 N. Peters St., New Orleans. (504) 522-2621. frenchmarket.org.
  • GERMAN COAST FARMERS MARKET WEST BANK: 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., 12715 U.S. 90, St. Charles Plaza Shopping Center, Luling. (504) 782-8517. germancoastfarmersmarket.org.
  • AROUND THE STATE

    THURSDAY-SUNDAY, NOV. 8

    • STATE FAIR OF LOUISIANA: State Fairgrounds, 3701 Hudson Ave., Shreveport. Two weeks of live entertainment, carnival rides, rodeos and competitions are on tap at this north Louisiana event. $10 or $75 for a pass. statefairoflouisiana.com.