New Orleans events calendar, July 30-Aug. 6, 2015 _lowres

Advocate photo by A.J. SISCO -- Banu Gibson performs with her band at the City Park Botanical Garden in New Orleans during the Thursdays at Twilight music series July 10, 2014. Gibson is know n for her swinging jazz performances of songs from the 1920s, '30s and '40s.

THURSDAY

  • GOSPEL MUSIC WORKSHOP ASSOCIATION CONVENTION: Also Friday, Hilton New Orleans Riverside, 2 Poydras St. International gathering featuring workshops, services and performances. gmwanational.net.
  • 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.

WORKPLACE WELLNESS LUNCHEON: NOON, ASHÉ CULTURAL ARTS CENTER, 1712 O.C. HALEY BLVD., NEW ORLEANS. FELLOWS FROM THE MANDELA WAHINGTON FELLOWSHIP FOR YOUNG AFRICAN LEADERS WILL DISCUSS EFFORTS IN THEIR COUNTRIES TO IMPROVE HEALTH. (504) 569-9070. ASHECAC.ORG.

  • BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS TALK: 12:15 p.m. daily except Sunday and Monday, Chalmette Battlefield of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, 8606 W. St. Bernard Highway, Chalmette. Discover 1815’s Battle of New Orleans with a ranger talk. (504) 281-0510. nps.gov/jela.
  • ARC NOLA 2015: 2 p.m., also Friday and Saturday, Holiday Inn New Orleans-Downtown Superdome, 330 Loyola Ave., New Orleans. Author and Reader Con featuring novelists, speakers and seminars. authorreadercon.com.
  • 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.
  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT CONCERT: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Banu Gibson brings her unique vocal style to the gardens. $10. (504) 483-9488. neworleanscitypark.com.

SATCHMO SUMMERFEST OPENING NIGHT SCREENING: 6 P.M., LE PETIT THEATRE DU VIEUX CARRE, 616 ST. PETER ST., NEW ORLEANS. “HIGH SOCIETY” SCREENING AND GALA RECEPTION AT THE OMNI ROYAL ORLEANS HOTEL FOLLOWING TO KICK OFF ANNUAL FRENCH QUARTER FESTIVAL. HATS, GLOVES AND SEERSUCKERS ARE ENCOURAGED. $150 SCREENING AND RECEPTION, $25 AND UP FOR SCREENING ONLY. (504) 522-5730. FQFI.ORG/SATCHMO.

“NAVEL OF THE MOON”: 6 P.M., OCTAVIA BOOKS, 513 OCTAVIA ST., NEW ORLEANS. MARY HELEN LAGASSE LAUNCHES HER NOVEL ABOUT A NEW ORLEANS FREELANCE WRITER AND JOURNALIST WHO EXPLORES THE ISSUES THAT IMPACTED HER CHILDHOOD. (504) 899-7323. OCTAVIABOOKS.COM.

  • “THE BIPOLAR MILLIONAIRE AND THE OPERATION”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. John E. Wade II discusses and signs his memoir about his personal struggle. (504) 862-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • GNOBAC’S NIGHT OUT: 7 p.m., Southport Music Hall, 200 Monticello Ave., New Orleans. The Greater New Orleans Breastfeeding Awareness Coalition fundraiser also kicks off National Breastfeeding Month and World Breastfeeding Week. $30. gnobac.org.
  • IDINA MENZEL: 8 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., New Orleans. Broadway star, motion picture actress and recording artist Menzel brings her global tour to the Crescent City for one performance. $57.40 and up. (504) 525-1052. saengernola.com.

FRIDAY

  • NEW ORLEANS ANTIQUE FORUM: 8:30 a.m., also Saturday and Sunday, Williams Research Center, Historic New Orleans Collection, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. The collection and experts from across the country discuss nature’s influence on the decorative arts. Various prices for packages. (504) 523-4662. hnoc.org.
  • ARC NOLA 2015: 9 a.m., also Saturday, Holiday Inn New Orleans-Downtown Superdome, 330 Loyola Ave., New Orleans. Author and Reader Con featuring novelists, speakers and seminars. authorreadercon.com.
  • SATCHMO SUMMERFEST: 11:45 a.m. to 9 p.m., also Saturday and Sunday, Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Music, food, symposia, children’s activities and a fond remembrance of Louis “Stachmo” Armstrong are the core of this summer festival. $5 per day, under 12 free. Pets and coolers are prohibited. fqfi.org/satchmo.

FRIDAY NIGHT AT NOMA: 5 P.M., NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART, CITY PARK, ONE COLLINS DIBOLL CIRCLE, NEW ORLEANS. ART ON THE SPOT, MUSIC BY DJ KAZOO. “SPRING AND ARNUAD” FILM AT 7 P.M. (504) 658-4100. NOMA.ORG.

HARVEST FEST: 6 P.M. TO 11 P.M., ALSO SATURDAY, DEUTSCHES HAUS, 1023 RIDGEWOOD AVE., METAIRIE. GERMAN CELEBRATION OF FOOD, MUSIC AND COMMUNITY IN HONOR OF GERMAN COAST FARMERS. $6. (504) 522-8014. DEUTSCHESHAUS.ORG.

“THE STORY OF LAND AND SEA”: 6 P.M., OCTAVIA BOOKS, 513 OCTAVIA ST., NEW ORLEANS. KATY SIMPSON SMITH HAS A DISCUSSION WITH LAURA LANE MCNEAL ON THE RELEASE OF THE BOOK IN PAPERBACK. (504) 899-7323. OCTAVIABOOKS.COM.

HARRY POTTER’S BIRTHDAY PARTY: 6:30 P.M., TUBBY AND COO’S MID-CITY BOOK SHOP, 631 N. CARROLLTON AVE., NEW ORLEANS. CELEBRATE THE BIRTHDAY OF “THE BOY WHO LIVED” WITH ACTIVITIES, FUN AND FOOD IN THE SPIRT OF THE WIZARDING WORLD OF MR. POTTER. FOOD PACKAGES $15 AND UP. (504) 598-5536. TUBBYANDCOOS.COM.

  • FUTURE: 8 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., New Orleans. The Atlanta rapper, songwriter and record producer brings his tour to New Orleans. $55 and up. (504) 525-1052. saengernola.com.

SATURDAY

  • NATIONAL BLACK STATE TROOPERS COALITION COMMUNITY EVENT: 8 a.m. to noon, Taylor Park, 2601 S. Roman St., New Orleans. Public service community event by the NBSTC during their 30th annual conference and training gathering. nbstc85.org.
  • PILATES IN THE SCULPTURE GARDEN: 8 a.m., also Monday 6 p.m. New Orleans Museum of Art, One Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. In conjunction with East Jefferson Wellness Center. $5. (504) 658-4106. noma.org.
  • NEW ORLEANS ANTIQUE FORUM: 9 a.m., also Sunday, Williams Research Center, Historic New Orleans Collection, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. The collection and experts from across the country discuss nature’s influence on the decorative arts. Various prices for packages. (504) 523-4662. hnoc.org.
  • INTERMEDIATE MARKET FARMER TRAINING: 9 a.m., also Sunday, Growing Local NOLA Farm, 1750 Carondelet St., New Orleans. Two-day seminar on urban farming, water-based farming, plant selection, solar power and legal issues. (504)645-3474. growinglocalnola.org.
  • ARC NOLA 2015: 9 a.m., Holiday Inn New Orleans-Downtown Superdome, 330 Loyola Ave., New Orleans. Author and Reader Con featuring novelists, speakers and seminars. authorreadercon.com.
  • MUSIC HISTORY TOUR: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Old U.S. Mint, 400 Barracks St., New Orleans. Friends of the Cabildo tour through French Quarter to hear and see locales that shaped the local music scene. Reservations required, no day-of-tour tickets. $25, $20 FOC/LMF members. (504) 523-3939. louisianastatemuseum.org/events.
  • FREE BOOSTER SEAT GIVEAWAY: 10 a.m. to noon, Clearview Shopping Center, 4436 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie. Louisiana State Police Troop B and University Medical Center, in conjunction with the Louisiana Passenger Safety Task Force, will provide the boosters for children 40-100 pounds, 40-57 inches tall, at least 4 years old and must be present. Seats will be provided on a first come basis while supplies last. facebook.com/LouisianaStatePolice.
  • HEALTHY, WEALTHY AND WISE! BACK TO SCHOOL HEALTH FAIR AND FAMILY HEALTH EXPO: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dryades YMCA, 2220 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority hosts fifth annual event with screenings, food, entertainment, prizes and school supplies. (504) 398-0593.
  • FRIENDS OF THE NEW ORLEANS PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOK SALE: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Latter Library, 5120 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Also Wednesday.
  • 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.
  • PET ADOPTION AND BAKE SALE: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Clearview Mall, 4436 Veterans Blvd., Metairie. Louisiana SPCA counselors and pets will be on hand for adoption. (504) 368-5191. la-spca.org/offsite.
  • SATCHMO SUMMERFEST: 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., also Sunday, Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Music, food, symposia, children’s activities and a fond remembrance of Louis “Stachmo” Armstrong are the core of this summer festival. $5 per day, under 12 free. Pets and coolers are prohibited. fqfi.org/satchmo.
  • HARVEST FEST: 3:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Deutsches Haus, 1023 Ridgewood Ave., Metairie. German celebration of food, music and community in honor of German Coast farmers. $6. (504) 522-8014. deutscheshaus.org.
  • CHESS CLUB: 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Keller Library and Community Center, 4300 S. Broad St., New Orleans. All ages, skill levels invited. Every Saturday through August. (504) 596-2660.

SUNDAY

  • CATHOLIC BIBLICAL ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL MEETING: Also Monday through Wednesday, Xavier University campus, 1 Drexel Drive. This four-day meeting offers displays, seminars and presentations keeping with the purpose of the CBA to promote, within a context of faith, scholarly study in Scripture and related fields by meetings of the association, publications and support to those engaged in such studies. Events include a welcome from Dr. C. Reynold Verret, new president of Xavier University, and a special Mass by the Rev. Alfred Hughes, archbishop emeritus. catholicbiblical.org/images/pdfs/AM2015_Program.pdf.
  • INTERMEDIATE MARKET FARMER TRAINING: 9 a.m., Growing Local NOLA Farm, 1750 Carondelet St., New Orleans. Two-day seminar on urban farming, water-based farming, plant selection, solar power and legal issues. (504)645-3474. growinglocalnola.org.
  • NEW ORLEANS ANTIQUE FORUM: 9:45 a.m., Williams Research Center, Historic New Orleans Collection, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. The collection and experts from across the country discuss nature’s influence on the decorative arts. Various prices for packages. (504) 523-4662. hnoc.org.
  • PET ADOPTION: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., CC’s Coffee Shop, 2917 Magazine St., New Orleans. Louisiana SPCA counselors and pets on hand. (504) 368-5191. la-spca.org.
  • SATCHMO SUMMERFEST: 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Music, food, symposia, children’s activities and a fond remembrance of Louis “Stachmo” Armstrong are the core of this summer festival. $5 per day, under 12 free. Pets and coolers are prohibited. fqfi.org/satchmo.
  • ST. JOSEPH CHURCH ORGAN CONCERT: 3 p.m., St. Joseph Church, 1820 Tulane Ave., New Orleans. Dr. Carol Britt, Nicholls State University, will play the historic George Jardine organ, recently renovated. Church doors will open at 2:30 p.m. for viewing of the stained glass windows. (504) 522-3186. stjosephchurch-no.org.
  • “TAPESTRY PRODUCTION — #MYLIFEMATTERS!”: 5 p.m., New Birth Cathedral of Glory, 301 Clay St., Kenner. Community youth and young adults express the effects of recent issues in the community through dance, music, spoken word and drama. (504) 458-7556. newbirthcathedralofglory.com.
  • HEAVENLY HOST OF STARS GALA: 7 p.m., Hyatt Regency, 601 Loyola Ave. Guest Vanessa Williams is joined by Wanda Rouza, Young Pinstripe Brass Band, Davell Crawford, Sharon Martin and the Chris Severin Band, with Leah Chase as celebrity chef. Proceeds benefit the Sisters of the Holy Family ministries and needs of the order founded in New Orleans by Henriette Delille. $75. (504) 241-3088.

MONDAY

  • EAST ST. TAMMANY RED BEANS ’N’ RICE COOK-OFF: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Slidell Municipal Auditorium, 2053 Second St., Slidell. Second of two St. Tammany cooking events to kick off United Way campaign. Judging and awards at 1 p.m. $8 for all you can eat, $75 per team. (985) 778-0815. unitedwaysela.org/sttammany.
  • “THE STORY OF LAND AND SEA”: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Katy Simpson Smith has a discussion with Laura Lane McNeal on the release of the book in paperback. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.
  • TAI CHI CLASS: 6 p.m., NOMA Sculpture Garden, City Park, One Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. East Jefferson Wellness Center classes outside or in the museum. $5. (504) 456-5000. noma.org.
  • IN THE DEN — LOVE, WRITE, LIGHT LIVE: 7 p.m., Howlin’ Wolf, 907 S. Peters St., New Orleans. Local opportunity to share “love notes” to the city to benefit the lighting of the Evacuteer locations around the city. (504) 529-5844. thehowlinwolf.com.

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

  • DESIGN FOUNDATIONS: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans. Longue Vue’s artist-in-residence Peg Usner leads workshop. $25. (504) 293-4724. longuevue.com.
  • 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.

STAGE DOOR IDOL: 6 P.M., BB’S STAGE DOOR CANTEEN, NATIONAL WWII MUSEUM, 945 MAGAZINE ST., NEW ORLEANS. THE FOURTH ROUND OF PRELIMINARY COMPETITION WHERE SELECTED CONTESTANTS SING A SONG IN THE STYLE OF THE 1940S. $5. (504) 528-1944, EXT. 267. STAGEDOORCANTEEN.ORG.

  • 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

  • GROW COMMUNITY GIVING DAY: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., Whole Foods market, 300 N. Broad St., New Orleans. Informational displays, volunteers and live performances at market, plus 5 percent of net profits for local organization that provides a system for free healthy lifestyle services for low-income youths. (504 220-2321. grownola.org.
  • 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.

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 TO BRING THEIR OWN MATS. (504) 589-4841. NPS.GOV/JAZZ.

WEDNESDAYS ON THE POINT: 5:30 P.M., ALGIERS FERRY LANDING, 200 MORGAN ST., NEW ORLEANS. LIVE MUSIC DURING EIGHT-WEEK SUMMER CONCERT SERIES. FOOD AND DRINK VENDORS WILL BE ON HAND. WEDNESDAYSONTHEPOINT.COM.

  • READING BETWEEN THE WINES: 7 p.m., Pearl Wine Company, American Can Company, 3700 Orleans Ave., New Orleans. Salon-type environment for readers and authors to discuss books. pearlwineco.com.
  • ADULT SPELLING BEE: 7 p.m., Jane O’Brie Chatelain West Bank Regional Library, 2751 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey. Adults 18 and older invited to participate. No registration or cost. (504) 889-8143. jplibrary.net.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6

  • WE SHALL OVERCOME — 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT: 11:30 a.m., JW Marriott Hotel, 614 Canal St., New Orleans. The Amistad Research Center will present St. Augustine High School the Amistad Heritage Award. $50. (504) 862-3222. www.amistadresearchcenter.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.
  • GET IT RIGHT, NEW ORLEANS SHORT-TERM RENTALS COMMUNITY MEETING: 5:30 p.m., Council on Aging building, 2475 Canal St., New Orleans. City residents are invited to discuss the City Council plans for short-term rental legislation. info@noshort-term.org.
  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT CONCERT: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Vocalist Leah Chase brings her style to the evening’s event. $10. (504) 483-9488. neworleanscitypark.com.
  • “VOICES OF ANGELS — DISASTER LESSONS FROM KATRINA NURSES”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. John R. Batty reads and signs his compendium of interviews with healthcare professionals and lessons. (504) 862-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.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, 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.
  • 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. oldalgiersharvestfreshmarket.com.
  • GROW DAT FARM STAND: 9 a.m., 150 Zachary Taylor Drive, City Park, New Orleans. Produce grown in City Park, sold by youths. (504) 598-2743. growdatyouthfarm.org.
  • ARTS MARKET OF NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park (South Carrollton at South Claiborne avenues). The market features art and crafts vendors, plus food, music and a kids tent. Free. (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 Highway 90, St. Charles Plaza Shopping Center, Luling. (504) 782-8517. germancoastfarmersmarket.org.