New Orleans Events Calendar, Oct. 29-Nov. 4, 2015 _lowres

Associated Press file photo -- Singer-songwriter Florence Welch of the band Florence + the Machine performs Friday at Voodoo Music and Art Experience on Friday through Sunday, Festival Grounds, City Park, New Orleans. General admission $125 per day, $250 up for three-day pass. worshipthemusic.com.

THURSDAY

  • WORDS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL: 8 a.m., also Friday through Monday, Hotel Monteleone, 214 Royal St., New Orleans. Literary festival, competition, authors, editors and booksellers. $200 discussions, workshops and master classes; $475 writers tuition. worksandmusic.org.
  • NOTARIAL RECORDS USE SEMINAR: 9 a.m., Notarial Archives Division, Suite 360, 1340 Poydras St., New Orleans. Seminar focuses on how to use records, with Preservation Hall as the case study. Limited to 25 persons, registration required. jstrawn@orleanscdc.com.
  • CRAWLOWEEN: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., also Friday and Saturday, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, 423 Canal St., New Orleans. Seasonal fun at the insectarium, with $3 off admission for those in costume. (504) 410-2847. auduboninstitute.org.
  • RIGHT THE REGULATORY SHIP: 11:30 a.m., Port of new Orleans Auditorium, 1350 Port of New Orleans Place, New Orleans. Event and lunch about improvements to regulatory process, sponsored by the port, National Black Chamber of Commerce, Black Chamber of Commerce of the South and US Chamber of Commerce. portno.com.
  • UNDEAD CON: 1 p.m., also Friday through Sunday, Hilton Garden Inn, 1001 S. Peters St., New Orleans. The Anne Rice Vampire Lestat Fan Club annual gatherings, featuring a variety of events throughout the city, with panels and a vendor’s bazaar. $45 per day, $125 weekend pass, does not include ball tickets or St. Alphonsus event. arvlfc.com.
  • “TALKIN’ JAZZ WITH FRED KASTEN”: 2 p.m., Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Kasten interviews guitarist Todd Duke as part of monthly radio series. musicatthemint.org.
  • 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.
  • JAZZ IN THE PARK: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Armstrong Park, 701 N. Rampart St., New Orleans. Little Freddie King, Erica Falls and DJ Poppa. facebook.com/armstrongpark.
  • ROCKIN’ THE RAILS: 5 p.m., Covington Trailhead, 419 N. New Hampshire St., Covington. Johnny Sansone Band with special guest Big Chief Monk Boudreaux performs in the final concert of the series. (985) 892-1873. covla.com.
  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT CONCERT: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Cullen Landry and the Midnight Streetcar. $10. (504) 483-9488. neworleanscitypark.com.
  • “TALES FROM THE CRYPT AND DEAD SEA — MARIE LAVEAU AND THE SHIPWRECK OF ‘THE EVENING STAR’ ”: 6 p.m., Louisiana Humanities Center, 938 Lafayette St., New Orleans. Authors Carolyn Morrow Long and Sally Asher discuss the history and mysteries surrounding Laveau and the shipwreck. (504) 620-2476. leh.org.
  • “THE UNRAVELING OF MERCY LOUIS”: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Kaija Parssinen reads and signs her novel of a witch hunt in an east Texas town. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.
  • “ACTS OF GOD”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Ellen Gilchrist reads and signs her book about survival and perseverance. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • “SAINT MAZIE”: 6:30 p.m., Maple Street Book Shop, 7523 Maple St., New Orleans. Jami Attenberg reads and signs her book about a New York City movie theater owner in the Jazz Age. (504) 866-4916. maplestreetbookshop.com.
  • “HOCUS POCUS”: 7 p.m., third-floor parking garage, Bella Ridge Apartments, 1101 Dickory Ave., River Ridge. Free Movies in the Sky, with concession sales benefiting Jefferson Performing Arts Society. Chairs, blankets encouraged. jpas.org.
  • “NEW ORLEANS MARDI GRAS MOMENTS”: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Photographer Judi Bottoni and Carnival expert Peggy Scott Laborde discuss their collection of photographs and essays. (504) 889-8143. jefferson.lib.la.us.
  • “NADIE ME VERÁ LLORAR,” “SIGNS PRECEDING THE END OF THE WORLD” AND “RUN, BABY, RUN”: 7 p.m., Antenna Gallery, 3718 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Cristina Rivera-Garza, Yuri Herrara and Michael Zell discuss their works for Room 220. press-street.org.
  • 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.
  • AN EVENING WITH THE ANGLES AND SAINTS OF ST. ALPHONSUS CHURCH: 7 p.m., St. Alphonsus Church, 2025 Constance St., New Orleans. Anne Rice will do a Q&A, along with authors in attendance at Undead Con. Silent auction. $65. arvlfc.com.
  • THE SINISTER SIDE OF OPERA: 7:30 p.m., Roussel Hall, Loyola University Communications/Music Complex, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Explore the darker side of grand opera with faculty members, part of the Montage series. $10, $5 students/seniors/faculty/staff. (504) 865-2074. cmfa.loyno.edu/montage/music-events.
  • LAZARUS BALL: 7:30 p.m., Il Mercato, 1911 Magazine St., New Orleans. Black-tie fundraiser for Project Lazarus with music, food, silent auction, galleries and entertainment. Part of Halloween New Orleans series of benefit events. $95 or $310 for weekend pass. halloweenneworleans.com.

FRIDAY

  • VOODOO EXPERIENCE: 10 a.m., also Saturday and Sunday, Festival Grounds, City Park, New Orleans. Music, food, rides and art are the magical mix for this four-stage experience. $125 per day. worshipthemusic.com.
  • ST. STEPHEN LUTHERAN CHURCH GARAGE SALE: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., also Saturday, noon Sunday, 6336 Berkley Drive, New Orleans. (504) 394-4956.
  • CHRISTMAS BEAD AND JEWELRY SHOW: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., also Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Pontchartrain Center, 4545 Williams Blvd., Kenner. Open market for jewelry, beads, supplies, classes and more. $5. aksshow.com.
  • CRESCENT CITY FALL CLASSIC GOLF TOURNAMENT: 10:30 a.m., Joseph Bartholomew Golf Course, 6514 Congress Drive, New Orleans. New Orleans Regional Black Chamber of Commerce with shotgun start at 1 p.m. and Ladies With Drive Golf Clinic at 5 p.m. $150 tournament, $40 clinic. (504) 948-0991. norbchamber.org.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT AT NOMA: 5 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, City Park, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. Art on the Spot, food trucks, lecture on works of Jasper Johns, Josh Paxton music. (504) 658-4100. noma.org.
  • KREWE DU CURE: 6:30 p.m., Harrah’s Theatre New Orleans, Harrah’s Casino, foot of Canal Street, New Orleans. Fundraiser for local cancer research, education and patient programs at the Copeland – LSU Health Sciences Center Partnership in Viruses, Cancer and Immunotherapy. $150 and up. alcopelandfoundation.org/kreweducure2015.
  • COME GROW WITH US CHEF SHOWDOWN: 7 p.m., New Orleans Public Library, 219 Loyola Ave., New Orleans. Fundraiser for Liberty’s Kitchen with auction, food and music. $100. libertyskitchen.org.
  • A NIGHT FOR THE DOGS: 7 p.m., Southport Music Hall, 200 Monticello Ave., Jefferson. Fundraiser for NOLA Lab Rescue with food, auction, raffles and costume contest. $30. (504) 235-8956. nolalabrescue.org.
  • BIG CHIEF ALFRED DOUCETTE BIRTHDAY BASH: 7 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts, Armstrong Park, 1419 Basin St., New Orleans. Celebration of 75th birthday for Mardi Gras Indian chief, with stellar lineup of R&B musicians and Indians. $20 up. (800) 745-3000. facebook.com/events/944517442238324.
  • RED RIBBON GALA: 7 p.m., Benedict’s Plantation, 1144 N. Causeway Blvd., Mandeville. Finale for Red Ribbon Week, to increase awareness of PRIDE and anti-drug programs. Raffle, auction, music $45 prideresources.org.
  • VAMPIRE BALL: 8 p.m., Generations Hall, 310 Andrew Higgins Drive, New Orleans. Food, music, entertainment at 27th annual event. Formal attire or costume encouraged. $75. arvlfc.com.
  • HNO GLO: 9 p.m., Republic New Orleans, 828 S. Peters St., New Orleans. Halloween New Orleans neon event. Part of weekendlong festivities to benefit Project Lazarus. $40 door. halloweenneworleans.com.

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.
  • ORAL HEALTH SCREENINGS: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Perino’s Home and Garden Center, 3100 Veterans Blvd., Metairie. LSU Health faculty and medical students conduct free screenings. (504) 568-4785. lsuhsc.edu.
  • POYDRAS HOME ART SHOW: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Poydras Home, 5354 Magazine St., New Orleans. Hanging juried art and photography exhibition in inside and nonjuried art and fine crafts displayed on the grounds. poydrashome.com.
  • SWEET POTATO FEST: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Arthur Ashe Charter School, 1456 Gardena Drive, New Orleans. Harvest festival with activities, music, crafts and more. (504) 373-6267. ashecharterschool.org.
  • CREEPY CRAWLIES IN THE GARDEN: 9:30 a.m., Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. Halloween-themed gardening event for 18 months to 5 years, sunshine only. $12 one child and one adult; $10 members. (504) 293-4722. longuevue.com.
  • SCARIUM AT THE AQUARIUM: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, 1 Canal St., New Orleans. Games, trick-or-treatings (2-4), costume contests and more. $3 off admission for costumers. (504) 581-4629. auduboninstitute.org/aquarium.
  • VOODOO EXPERIENCE: 10 a.m., also Sunday, Festival Grounds, City Park, New Orleans. Music, food, rides and art are the magical mix for this four-stage experience. $125 per day. worshipthemusic.com.
  • 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.
  • BOO-TASTIC HALLOWEEN PARTY: noon to 10 p.m., City Putt, 8 Victory Ave., City Park, New Orleans. Decorated courses, candy and costumes encouraged. $8, $6 ages 4-12; second round $4. (504) 483-9385. neworleanscity park.com/in-the-park/city-putt.
  • “FEAR DAT NEW ORLEANS — A GUIDE TO THE VOODOO, VAMPIRES, GRAVEYARDS AND GHOSTS OF THE CRESCENT CITY”: 1 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Michael Murphy reads and sign his book about the eccentric and often macabre corners of New Orleans. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • DIA DE LOS MUERTOS: Rousel Hall, Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra stages family-friendly concert. $15, 16 and under free.
  • PUMPKIN PATCH BASH: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Berhman Memorial Park, 2529 Gen. Meyer Ave., New Orleans. Life Center Cathedral presents trunk-or-treat, petting zoo, inflatables, games, food and more. facebook.com/lccnola.
  • MONSTER BASH: 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., Lafreniere Park, 3000 Mounds Blvd., Metairie. Music, kids’ corner, food and fun run. monsterbashfest.com.
  • TRUNK OR TREAT AT THE TRAILHEAD: 5 p.m., Mandeville Trailhead, 675 Lafitte St., Mandeville. Costume contest, music and more. (985) 624-3147. mandevilletrainheadmarket.com.
  • JIM MONAGHAN’S 20TH ANNUAL HALLOWEEN PARADE: 6 p.m., Molly’s at the Market, 1107 Decatur St., New Orleans. Parade throughout the French Quarter, with a costume contest at Erin Rose, 811 Conti St. $125 rider. mollysatthemarekt.net.
  • GRETNA GOBLIN NIGHT: 6:30 p.m., Gretna Riverfront Amphitheater, Huey P. Long Avenue at the river, Gretna. Children 10 and under can participate in activities, crafts, inflatables, treats. (504) 363- 1505. facebook.com/events/512768472221991.
  • DAY OF THE DEAD CELEBRATION: 7 p.m., Casa Borrega, 1719 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Traditional Latin celebration with marquerade event, mu sic and food for sale. (504) 427-0654. casaborrega.com.
  • THE WITCHES FROLIC: 8 p.m., the Van Benthuysen-Elms Mansion, St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. The New Orleans Witches Ball presents their annual Samhain celebration. Creative formal costume encouraged. $150. nobhs.org/new-orleans-witches-ball-2015.

FALL OF THE PHARAOHS: 10 P.M., CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER, 900 CAMP ST., NEW ORLEANS. MAIN EVENT FOR HALLOWEEN NEW ORLEANS FUNDRAISER FOR PROJECT LAZARUS. COSTUMES REQUIRED. $100. HALLOWEENNEWORLEANS.COM.

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.
  • VOODOO EXPERIENCE: 10 a.m., Festival Grounds, City Park, New Orleans. Music, food, rides and art are the magical mix for this four-stage experience. $125 per day. worshipthemusic.com.
  • PAN AMERICAN CONNECTIONS — A SPECIAL EVENT FOR ALL SAINT’S DAY: 3 p.m., St. Mary’s Catholic Church and the Ursuline Convent, 1100 Chartres St., New Orleans. Discussion of poet Sor Juana Ines d la Cruz, a 17th-century nun. Benefit for Bishop Perry Center Mission. RSVP faulkhouse@aol.com.
  • TRINITY ARTIST SERIES: 5 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave., New Orleans. Philip Melancon, Heidi Melancon and Hector Ventura will feature songs from their last four cabaret shows featuring the music of Charles Aznavour, Leslie Bricusse, Harold Arlen and Jimmy Webb. trinityartistseries.com.

MONDAY

  • FOOTBALL CAMP FOR HER: 5 p.m., Royal St. Charles Hotel, 135 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Ladies-only football expo and breast cancer awareness event, including food, drink, fashion show, auctions and Saints players. $75 and up. tcynow.org.
  • 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.
  • MOZART’S “REQUIEM”: 6:30 p.m., St. Patrick’s Church, 724 Camp St., New Orleans. Choir with full orchestra perform the iconic piece following All Souls Day Mass. (504) 525-4413. oldstpatricks.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

  • FRIENDS OF THE UNO LIBRARY USED BOOK SALE: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., also Wednesday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,UNO, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans. $5 early admission until noon Tuesday. (504) 250-6028. Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorlibrary.uno.edu/giving/friends.cfm
  • UNO FACULTY & ALUMNI LUNCHEON: 11:30 a.m., Homer L. Hitt Alumni Center, UNO Library, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans. Alumni event for those who work on campus. unoalumni.com/alumniweek.
  • “MRS. SHAW”: 6 p.m., Columns Hotel, 3811 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Mukoma wa Ngogi reads and signs the novel of three expatriates for the 1718 Society. Maple Street Book Store to sell. (504) 866-4916. maplestreetbookshop.com.
  • “STORIES FROM THE ST. LOUIS CEMETERIES OF NEW ORLEANS” AND “NEW ORLEANS NEIGHBORHOODS — A CULTURAL GUIDE”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Sally Asher and Maggy Baccinelli discuss and sign their respective books. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • LOYOLA SMC NETWORKING NIGHT: 6:30 p.m., Studio A, fourth floor, Communications/Music Complex, Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. The School of Mass Communications sponsors college students from throughout the area to meet with communications professionals. (732) 589-3877. css.loyno.edu/masscomm.
  • “A FREE STATE — A NOVEL”: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Tom Piazza discusses his book about the South in the 1850s. (504) 889-8143. jefferson.lib.la.us.
  • VETERANS CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center, UNO, 2000 Lakefront Drive, New Orleans. New Orleans Concert Band performs American music honoring veterans, including John Williams’ “Star Wars Medley,” Sousa’s “Sabre and Spurs” and “A Tribute to Stephen Foster.”neworleansconcertband.org.

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. Jasmine Arakawa, piano. (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.
  • “BESH BIG EASY — 101 HOME COOKED NEW ORLEANS RECIPES”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Chef and author John Besh discusses and signs his fourth culinary tome. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • “RUN BABY RUN”: 6:30 p.m., Maple Street Book Shop, 7523 Maple St., New Orleans. Michael Allen Zell reads and signs his book about a detective and a New Orleans crime. (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. Carl LeBlanc on banjo and guitar. $5, free for students/faculty/staff. (504) 280-6039. nojc.org/sandbar.

READING BETWEEN THE WINES: 7 P.M., PEARL WINE CO., AMERICAN CAN BUILDING, 3700 ORLEANS AVE., NEW ORLEANS. MONTHLY SALON-TYPE ENVIRONMENT TO DISCUSS LOCAL AUTHORS, BOOKS. (504) 483-6314. PEARLWINECO.COM.

THURSDAY, NOV. 5

  • 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.
  • 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 business card to enter; donations accepted. (504) 523-6221 x 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.

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. growdatyouthfarm.org.
  • ST. BERNARD SEAFOOD & FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 409 Aycock St., Arabi. visitstbernard.com.
  • ARTS MARKET OF NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park (South Carrollton at South Claiborne avenues). The market features 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 of 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

    • GREATER BATON ROUGE STATE FAIR: Greater Baton Rouge State Fairgrounds, 16072 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge. Midway, rides, food, contests, livestock shows and a wide assortment of events are on tap at this traditional state fair. gbrsf.com.

    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.