New Orleans events calendar, Sept. 17-23, 2015 _lowres

File photo by SCOTT THRELKELD. The Marine Corps Band of New Orleans will be one of the musical performances at the Algiers Fall Festival. This debut fest will include a variety of musical acts, artists, food trucks and children's activities. The action takes place Saturday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Federal City, 2500 Gen. Meyer Ave., Algiers. (504) 367-3331. algiersdevelopment.com.

THURSDAY

  • TULANE BUSINESS FORUM: 7:45 a.m., Hilton New Orleans Riverside, 2 Poydras St., New Orleans. Tulane University’s Business Forum looks at “Changing Landscapes: Business Leaders Taking Action” featuring local and national speakers. $150 and up. (504) 862-8470. tulanebusinessforum.com.
  • WALK THE WETLANDS: 10 a.m. daily except Monday and Tuesday, Barataria Preserve of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, 6588 Barataria Blvd., Marrero (near Crown Point). Explore Louisiana swamp and marsh on a ranger-guided walk. (504) 689-3690, ext. 10. nps.gov/jela.
  • BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS TALK: 11:30 a.m. daily except Sunday and Monday, Chalmette Battlefield of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, 8606 W. St. Bernard Highway, Chalmette. (504) 281-0510. nps.gov/jela.
  • 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. Corey Henry and the Treme Funktet with the Treme Brass Band. facebook.com/armstrongpark.
  • “THE POPE AND MUSSOLINI — THE SECRET HISTORY OF PIUS XI AND THE RISE OF FASCISM IN EUROPE”: 5 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. presentation, U.S. Freedom Pavilion: Boeing Center, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. David Kertzer signs and discusses his book. RSVP required. (504) 528-1944 x 412. nationalww2museum.org.
  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT CONCERT: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Lena Prima sings some of her father’s famous tunes. $10. (504) 483-9488. neworleanscitypark.com.
  • ROOTS REGIONAL GATHERING: 6 p.m., also Friday through Sunday, various locations including Ashé Cultural Arts Center: 1712 O.C. Haley Blvd.; Contemporary Arts Center: 900 Camp St.; Golden Feather: 704 N. Rampart St.; and McKenna African American Museum: 2003 Carondelet St., New Orleans. AlternateROOTS host series of workshops, programs and night performances. $25 or $10 for night performances. alternateroots.org/roots-new-orleans-regional-gathering.
  • ALMOST FALL BUS CRAWL Y’ALL: 6 p.m., Basin Street Station, 501 Basin St., New Orleans. Benefit for Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation, the journey visits dining, art and entertainment spots, with live auction during the ride before returning to the station for dessert. $200. (504) 895-2800. culturaleconomy.org.
  • “A FREE STATE”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Tom Piazza reads and signs his novel about a runaway slave, a minstrel show and the world of the 1850s. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • “THE SCRIBE”: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Mathew Guinn reads and signs his novel about murder in Atlanta in the 1880s. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.
  • “CANCER KNOW-HOW — FIVE TIPS YOU CAN USE TODAY”: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Author, attorney and cancer survivor Susan Horan presents. (504) 838-1190. jefferson.lib.la.us.
  • “CREOLE WORLD”: 7 p.m., Nix Library, 1401 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. Photographer Richard Sexton presents a slide show of his work. (504) 596-2630. neworleanspubliclibrary.com.
  • OPENING NIGHT — THE LPO’S RETURN TO THE ORPHEUM: 7:30 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 129 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans. Maestro Carlos Miguel Prieto will lead the performance of Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection.” Soprano Susannah Biller and mezzo Sasha Cooke vocalize with NOVA Masterworks and Loyola University Chorale. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.com.
  • NEW ORLEANS BURLESQUE FESTIVAL: 8 p.m., also various times Friday through Sunday, New Orleans. Four-day event celebrates the entertainment form in a variety of ways. The main event is a competition for Queen of Burlesque title. Showcases, workshops, panel discussions and parties round out the weekend. neworleansburlesquefest.com.

FRIDAY

  • RESOURCE CENTER RIBBON CUTTING: 10 a.m., Marvin E. Thames Sr. Learning Resource Center, Delgado Community College, 615 City Park Ave., New Orleans. New 60,000-square-foot facility houses the Moss Memorial Library, replacing the building destroy by Hurricane Katrina. delgado90.blogspot.com/2012/04/l-is-for-library-from-reading-room-to.html.
  • “GODDESS OF LOVE INCARNATE — THE LIFE OF STRIPTEUSE LILI ST. CYR”: 2 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Leslie Zemeckis reads and signs her book about the legendary ecdysiast. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT AT NOMA: 5 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, City Park, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. Art on the Spot. Lecture on “Transactions, Successions, Letters, Etc. from the Butler-Greenwood Plantation;” Artful Palate with Chef Chris Monteo. (504) 658-4100. noma.org.
  • RENOVATORS HAPPY HOUR AT THE ORPHEUM THEATER: 5:30 p.m., 129 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans. Mary and Roland von Kurnatowsky and Dr. Eric George discuss the restoration of the 96-year-old landmark. A Preservation Resource Center event. $10. (504) 581-7032. prcno.org.
  • “GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY” AT DINNER AND A ZOOVIE: 6 p.m., Audubon Zoo, 6500 Magazine St., New Orleans. Picnic or purchase food, plus events at the zoo. Screening at 8:15. $5 for movie; $10 movie and entrance to Cool Zoo water area.
  • NEW ORLEANS REVIEW LAUNCH PARTY: 6 p.m., Tubby & Coo’s Mid-City Book Shop, 631 N. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. Launch of the science fiction issue. (504) 491-9025. tubbyandcoos.com.
  • LIGHT UP THE NIGHT: 7 p.m., Belfort Mansion, 2618 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Benefit for Lighthouse Louisiana with food, cocktails and dancing at home of Jim Perrier and Jim Ashbee. $100. (504) 899-4501. lighthouse-louisiana.myshopify.com/products/light-up-the-night.
  • NERD NITE NOLA: 7 p.m., Castillo Blanco Art Studios, 4321 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Krewe of Chewbacchus headquarters hosts 30-minute volunteer presentations on “nerdy esoterica.” (504) 383-4277. nola.nerdnite.com.
  • STEAMBOAT STOMP: 7 p.m., also Saturday and Sunday, JW Marriott Hotel 614 Canal St., and Steamboat Natchez, Toulouse Street Wharf, New Orleans. Three-day fest of live performances on land and the river. $250 All Event pass, single event tickets available. steamboatstompneworleans.com/home.html
  • “SONGS OF A PEOPLE —MUSIC OF THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN EXPERIENCE”: 7:30 p.m., Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St., New Orleans. Ivan Griffin, bass-baritone, performs. marignyoperahouse.org.
  • LPO CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 16333 La. 1085, Covington. Maestro Carlos Miguel Prieto will lead the performance of Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection.” Soprano Susannah Biller and mezzo Sasha Cooke vocalize with NOVA Masterworks and Loyola University Chorale. Prieto leads a free discussion at 6:30 p.m. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.com.
  • JUSTICE FOR ALL BALL: 8 p.m., Saints Indoor Training Facility, 5800 Airline Drive, New Orleans. Party on the field with the Pro Bono Project and Gayle Benson, with food, entertainment and auctions. Patron’s party on the Pelican’s Practice court. $75 and up. (504) 581-4043. probono-no.org/upcoming-events.
  • MARTINI MADNESS: 8 p.m., Arbor Room at Popp Fountain, City Park, 12 Magnolia Drive, New Orleans. Friends of City Park benefit the new Marconi Drive bike path. Libations, food and raffles. 21 and older only. $50 and up. (504) 483-9376. friendsofcitypark.com/events.htm.

SATURDAY

  • WALK 4 RECOVERY: 8 a.m., Festival Grounds, City Park, 1701 Wisner Blvd., New Orleans. Annual 5K walk/run to benefit work with substance abuse. Event includes food, entertainment, health fair, kids’ zone and speakers. (504) 228-7462. recoverymonth.gov/events/walk-4-recovery.
  • 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.
  • BEACH SWEEP: 9 a.m., around Lake Pontchartrain. Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation sponsors annual cleanup. Volunteers clean curbs, ditches,and storm drains. Markers will be placed on drains in Orleans and Jefferson Parishes. A picnic for registered participants follows. (504) 836-2238. saveourlake.org/beach-sweep.php.
  • DAYLILY SOCIETY MEETING: 9:30 a.m., Eastbank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave. Metairie. Leo Watermeier discusses the old roses at Armstrong Park and why they make perfect companion plants to daylilies. Free.
  • 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.
  • “CHAMPIONS FOR CHANGE”: 10 a.m., Hyatt Regency New Orleans, 601 Loyola St., New Orleans. Crescent City Chapter of Links, Inc., hosts silent auction and lunch fundraiser to honor individuals and organizations, including Dr. Corey Hebert, Carol Bebelle, Dr. Calvin Mackie, Monique Harden and Curtis Pierre. $75. ccclinks.org.
  • GROWING GARDENERS: 10 a.m., Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Garden insects is the theme for children ages 6-9. $12. (504) 483-9470. nobgeducation@nocp.org.
  • EAT YOUR GREENS: 10 a.m., Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. Learn how to grow vegetables in this hands-on kitchen garden workshop. Participants will plant an edible container garden and learn maintenance tips. $35. (504) 293-4721. longuevue.com.
  • AGENT, AUTHORS DISCUSS PUBLISHING: 10 a.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Literary agent Pamela Gray Ahearn and authors Farrah Rochon and Candice Proctor discuss the value of traditional publishing at Southeast Chapter of the Romance Writers of America. (504) 889-8143. jefferson.lib.la.us.
  • SALON DE JEANNE D’ARC: 10 a.m., Audubon Room, Danna Center, Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Conference focuses on Joan of Arc and city’s French heritage. Author Janet Lynn Roseman and photographer Alex Labry will celebrate the release of a new book. Registration required. joanofarcparade.org.
  • HOUSING NOLA COMMUNITY ROUNDTABLE”: 10:30 a.m., Fischer Senior Community Center, 1400 Semmes St., New Orleans. Opportunity for input on plan development. housingnola.org.
  • BUILDING BLOCKS — ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY IN OLD ALGIERS: 11 a.m., 300-400 block of Newton Street, Algiers. Pop-up affair designed to be a springboard for the revitalization of the community with vendors, food and music. oldalgiersmainstreet.org.
  • 307 BOMB GROUP VETERANS: 11 a.m., U.S. Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Hear this group of Pacific theater veterans discuss their memories. (504) 528-1944 x 229. nationalww2museum.org.
  • ALGIERS FALL FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Federal City, 2500 Gen. Meyer Ave., Algiers. New event celebrating military in the area, with food, music, children’s activities and second line. (504) 367-3331. algiersdevelopment.com.
  • “GUMBO”: noon, Southern Food and Beverage Museum, 1504 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Dale Curry signs her book and offers samples. $10 adults, $5 students/seniors/military. (504) 267-7490. sofabinstitute.org/events/dale-curry-book-signing.
  • HOME GROWN — JOURNEYS OF EUPHORIA AWARDS LUNCHEON: noon, Ashé Cultural Arts Center, 1724 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Community empowerment celebration through service and arts honoring six recipients. $25. (646) 203-86490. ashecac.org.
  • “ALL THE KING”S MEN” SCREENING: 2 p.m., Williams Research Center, Historic New Orleans Collection, 10 Chartres St., New Orleans. In conjunction with Huey Long exhibition, the Collection will screen the 1949 film on the former governor based on Robert Penn Warren’s novel. hnoc.org.
  • BRIDAL CRAWL FUNDRAISER: 2 p.m., Jackson Brewery Bistro Bar, 620 Decatur St., New Orleans. Faux brides awarded prizes for costumes then sent in the French Quarter for food, drink and fun. Benefits Gradeuxity. $20 advance, $25 door. creativitycollective.com/store.
  • CANDY LAND BALL: 5 p.m., Federal City Auditorium, 2485 Guadalcanal St., New Orleans. Fundraiser for Confetti Kids organization for children and adults. Costume ball for children and silent auction. $25 adults in advance, $30 door. $10 children 3 and up advance, $12 door. candylandball.brownpapertickets.com.
  • “UNLEASHED!” SECOND CHANCE GALA: 7 p.m., Vintage Court, 75082 La. 25, Covington. St. Tammany Humane Society benefit, with food, music, silent auction. $80. (985) 892-7387, ext. 116. sthumane.org.
  • OPENING NIGHT — THE LPO’S RETURN TO THE ORPHEUM: 7:30 p.m., Orpheum Theater, 129 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans. Maestro Carlos Miguel Prieto will lead the performance of Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection.” Soprano Susannah Biller and mezzo Sasha Cooke vocalize with NOVA Masterworks and Loyola University Chorale. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.com.

SUNDAY

  • GRAND FENCING EXHIBITION: 2 p.m., Kingsley House Gymnasium, 1600 Constance St., New Orleans. Martinez Academy of Arms presentation of traditional swordsmanship. eventbrite.com/e/grand-fencing-exhibition-tickets-17984609451
  • USA DANCE: 3 p.m., Jefferson Orleans North, 2600 Edenborn Ave., Metairie. Free lesson at 1:30 p.m. $10 members, $12 guests, $5 students. (504) 607-1041 or (504) 258-2220.
  • “HIDDEN TREASURES OF AFRICAN ART” SCREENING: 3 p.m., Ashé Cultural Arts Center, 1712 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Ron Bechet presents the film in conjunction with the “Ashé to Amen” gallery exhibits of spirituality in African art.. Also, Martin Payton presents “Sculpture to Sculptor” on John T. Scott and Frank Hayden. (504) 569-9070. ashecac.org.

MONDAY

PLAYGROUND DESIGN DAY: 4 P.M., BELLE CHASSE YMCA, 8101 LA. 23, BELLE CHASSE. LOCAL CHILDREN WILL DRAW DREAM PLAYGROUNDS THAT WILL BE USED AS INSPIRATION FOR AN ACTUAL DESIGN TO BE BUILT IN NOVEMBER. (504) 392-9622. YMCANEWORLEANS.ORG/BELLECHASSE/

“GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER — A LIFE”: 6 P.M., OCTAVIA BOOKS, 513 OCTAVIA ST., NEW ORLEANS. CHRISTINA VELLA LAUNCHES HER BOOK ABOUT THE PEANUT WIZARD. (504) 899-7323.

  • 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.

“HIDDEN HISTORIES OF NEW ORLEANS — THE IRISH”: 7 P.M., EAST BANK REGIONAL LIBRARY, 4747 W. NAPOLEON AVE., METAIRIE. AUTHOR LAURA KELLEY DISCUSSES THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE IRISH AT THE MONTHLY MEETING OF THE GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH SOCIETY OF NEW ORLEANS. THE EVENT IS OPEN. (504) 889-8143. JEFFERSON.LIB.LA.US.

  • IRISH HISTORY LECTURE: 7 p.m., Nunez Auditorium, Nunez Community College, 3710 Paris Road, Chalmette. Luke Ahearn, of the Irish Cultural Museum, will discuss “The History of the Irish in New Orleans,” part of the Nunez History Lecture Series. (504) 278-6422. nunez.edu.
  • 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

  • FLASH CAREER FAIR: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Historic Carver Theater, 2101 Orleans Ave., New Orleans. Hospitality industry network event with résumé advice, industry representatives. (504) 566-5098. neworleanscvb.com
  • BABY ARTSPLAY!: 10 a.m., Broadmoor Arts and Wellness Center, 3900 Gen. Taylor St., New Orleans. Children ages 1-3 and caregivers taught to integrate arts into daytime routine. Tuesday through Oct. 6. $10 per class, $45 all five. (504) 523-3525. ya4la.org.
  • MAKING SENSE OF HERBS: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Slidell Library, 505 Robert Blvd., Slidell. The St. Tammany Master Gardener Association, LSU AgCenter, St. Tammany Parish Library and Friends of Slidell Library host tastings, a talk on medicinal herbs, a composting table and activities for adults and children. Free. (985) 875-2635. wafton@agcenter.lsu.edu.
  • CHILD PASSENGER SEAT FITTING STATION: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop L, 2600 N. Causeway Blvd., Mandeville. Troopers host free check to help parents safely and properly install child seats based on age, height and weight of child. lsp.org.
  • “PATHWAYS TO THE SOUL”: 6 p.m., Ashé Cultural Arts Center, 1712 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Nana Anoa Nantambu and Mari Ziolkowski present discussion in conjunction with the “Ashé to Amen” gallery exhibits of spirituality in African art. (504) 569-9070. ashecac.org.
  • BUY RIGHT RENOVATOR TRAINING: 6 p.m., Preservation Resource Center, 923 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans. Learn to select a property that fits your needs and budget. $20, space limited. (504) 581-7032. prcno.org.
  • “THE LAST SEASON — A FATHER, A SON, AND A LIFETIME OF COLLEGE FOOTBALL”: 6 p.m. Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St. Stuart Stevens discusses and signs his book about spending a year with his 95-year-old father. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • ORGAN AND LABYRINTH AND CANDLELIGHT: 6 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave., New Orleans. Music Director Albinas Prizgintas performs classical to rock to pop on the 5,000-pipe organ. (504) 670-2520. albinas.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. nationalww2 museum.org.
  • 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.
  • “GEOGRAPHIES OF NEW ORLEANS”: 6 p.m., Main Library, 219 Loyola Ave., New Orleans. Richard Campanella discusses his books about local geography. (504) 596-2560. neworleanspubliclibrary.com.
  • VISUAL MASHUP “STORYTELLING”: 6 p.m., Joan Mitchell Center, 2275 Bayou Road, New Orleans. Informal presentation and after-hours networking that promotes two or more artists from different disciplines and locations. (504) 940-2500. joanmitchellcenter.org.
  • FIRST-TIME AUTHORS PANEL: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. John Baur, Jill Collins and Cheryl Rogers will discuss their debut novels. (504) 889-8143. jefferson.lib.la.us.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 24

  • WALK THE WETLANDS: 10 a.m. daily except Monday and Tuesday, Barataria Preserve of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, 6588 Barataria Blvd., Marrero (near Crown Point). Explore Louisiana swamp and marsh on a ranger-guided walk. (504) 689-3690, ext. 10. nps.gov/jela.
  • BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS TALK: 11:30 a.m. daily except Sunday and Monday, Chalmette Battlefield of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, 8606 W. St. Bernard Highway, Chalmette. (504) 281-0510. nps.gov/jela.
  • 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. Russel Batiste and Friends with Free Agent Brass Band. facebook.com/armstrongpark.
  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT CONCERT: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Bobby Cure and The Poppa Stoppas. $10. (504) 483-9488. neworleanscitypark.com.
  • “THE LOWER QUARTER”: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Elise Blackwell reads and signs her book about a murder and art during Katrina. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.
  • “EXPLORATION’S END”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. George Sanchez reads and signs his second Jeff Chaussier New Orleans mystery. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • KREWES FOR KOPS: 7 p.m., Fulton Alley Lanes, 600 Fulton Alley, New Orleans. Fundraiser for motorcycle officers to include food, music, bowling and second line featuring the PussyFooters. $35 advance, $40 door. (504) 416-3105. krewesforkops.com.
  • “A CONVERSATION ABOUT HAZING — THE TRIALS AND TRUTH”: 7 p.m., Lawless Memorial Chapel, Dillard University, 2601 Gentilly Blvd., New Orleans. Michael J. Morton, ex-convict turned corporate and civic leader, presents the first Brainfood lecture of the year. (504) 816-4800. dillard.edu/brainfood.

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, Griffith Park, 333 Erlanger 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 at 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.