THROUGH OCT. 31 (except Monday, Oct. 30)

LA DANSE MACABRE: 11 a.m., The Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal St. Take a special guided tour of the Louisiana History galleries focusing on “The Nightmare of History,” from executions in French Louisiana to cemetery relocation. $5, children under 13 not admitted. hnoc.org

SATURDAY, OCT. 28

TOMBS BY TWILIGHT: 5:30 p.m., St. Louis No. 1 Cemetery. Join a guide from Save Our Cemeteries for an exclusive tour at dusk of the cemetery, which includes Marie Laveau’s resting place. $45. saveourcemeteries.org

PALMER PARK ARTS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park, South Carrollton at South Claiborne avenues. Free. artsneworleans.org

MONDAY, OCT. 30

CAC BUILDING TOUR: 6 to 7:30 p.m., Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St. The New Orleans Architecture Foundation offers a tour of “The Shop,” a new development at the CAC that will serve as a co-working space. The Shop is in the previously unused third and fourth floors and includes a roof deck. Architects from Eskew+Dumez+Ripple lead the tour. $25. noaf.org

THURSDAY, NOV. 2

ESSENCE OF STYLE RECEPTION: 5 to 7 p.m., Longue Vue, 7 Bamboo Road. Meet designer Richard Keith Langham and textile artist Rebecca Vizard and enjoy food by Brennan’s. $125. longuevue.com/symposium

FRIDAY, NOV. 3

ESSENCE OF STYLE LUNCH & LECTURE: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Cannery, 3803 Toulouse St. Enjoy a lunch by Brennan’s and talks by Richard Keith Langham and Rebecca Vizard to benefit Longue Vue. $145. longuevue.com/symposium

SATURDAY, NOV. 4

ST. TAMMANY STAINED GLASS TOUR: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., departs Lakeside Shopping Center, Metairie. Catholic Churches include Our Lady of the Lake, St. Jane de Chantal, Holy Trinity and St. Genevieve. $80, prcno.org

SATURDAY, NOV. 11

WEIRD HOUSES TOUR: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., various locations. Take a self-paced tour of nine “weird” homes, sponsored by a group that holds similar tours in Houston and Austin, Texas. A portion of proceeds benefits nonprofit housing groups in New Orleans. $25-$45. weirdhomestour.com