SATURDAY, OCT. 11 & MONDAY, OCT. 20

CEMETERY & HISTORIC HOUSE MUSEUM TOUR: 12:30 p.m., departs from Basin Street Station, 501 Basin St. The Hermann-Grima House and Save Our Cemeteries team up to present a tour of St. Louis No. 1 cemetery plus the Hermann-Grima House, which features it annual 19th century funerary and mourning customs tour. $30. (504) 525-5661.

SATURDAY, OCT. 11 —SUNDAY, OCT. 12

GENTILLY FEST: Saturday noon to 8 p.m., Sunday noon to 7 p.m., Pontchartrain Park. Celebrate all that Gentilly has to offer with food, music, kids activities and more. Free. www.gentillyfest.com

CITY PARK FALL GARDEN FESTIVAL: 10 A.M. TO 5 P.M. SATURDAY, 10 A.M. TO 4 P.M. SUNDAY, NEW ORLEANS BOTANICAL GARDEN. PLANT AND GARDEN PRODUCTS FOR SALE, CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES, FOOD AND REFRESHMENTS, EDUCATIONAL TALKS. $8. (504) 658-6900.

SATURDAY, OCT. 11

PIETY STREET MARKET: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 612 Piety St. Indoor and outdoor market offers festive array of creative art, jewelry, crafts, vintage clothes, collectibles and more. Free. (504) 269-3982, creemccree@gmail.com.

FAUBOURG ST. MARY TOUR: 9 A.M., DEPARTS FROM MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE WWII MUSEUM. EXPLORE THE HISTORY OF NEW ORLEANS’ CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT WITH A WALKING TOUR SPONSORED BY THE FRIENDS OF THE CABILDO. $25 BY ADVANCE REGISTRATION ONLY. (504) 523-3939, WWW.FRIENDSOFTHECABILDO.ORG.

SCHOOLYARD AND FAMILY GARDENING: 10 A.M., PARKWAY PARTNERS, 1137 BARONNE ST. KIKI FONTENOT OF THE LSU AGCENTER DISCUSSES SCHOOLYARD AND BACKYARD GARDENS. FREE. (504) 620-2224, WWW.PARKWAYPARTNERSNOLA.ORG.

SUNDAY, OCT. 12

NEW ORLEANS MUSIC HISTORY TOUR: 9:30 a.m., departs from rear gates of Old U.S.Mint, on Barracks Street. $25 by advance registration only. (504) 523-3939, www.friendsofthecabildo.org.

THURSDAY—SATURDAY, OCT. 16—OCT. 18, & MONDAY, OCT. 20

CEMETERY & HISTORIC HOUSE MUSEUM TOUR: 12:30 p.m., departs from Basin Street Station, 501 Basin St. The Hermann-Grima House and Save Our Cemeteries team up to present a tour of St. Louis No. 1 cemetery plus the Hermann-Grima House, which features it annual 19th century funerary and mourning customs tour. $30. (504) 525-5661.

FRIDAYS, OCT. 17

MOURNING AND BURIAL CUSTOMS TOUR: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Pitot House Museum, 1440 Moss St. Meet at the Pitot House then walk to the cemetery to learn about 19th century burial customs and notable New Orleanians interred there. $30. (504) 482-0312.

SATURDAY, OCT. 18

BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS WALKING TOUR: 10 a.m., departs from rear gates of Old US Mint. $25, by advance registration only. (504) 523-3939, www.friendsofthecabildo.org

OCH ART MARKET: 10 A.M. TO 3 P.M., 1618 ORETHA CASTLE HALEY BLVD. INDOOR AND OUTDOOR MARKET SHOWCASING ARTS AND CRAFTS, FLEA MARKET FINDS, FOOD, AND REFRESHMENTS. FREE. (985) 250-0378, WWW.OCHARTMARKET.COM.

LOUISIANA IRIS SALE: 10 A.M. TO NOON, LONGUE VUE HOUSE AND GARDENS, 7 BAMBOO ROAD. SELECT FROM 100 CULTIVARS OF LOCALLY GROWN IRISES TO BENEFIT THE GREATER NEW ORLEANS IRIS SOCIETY. FREE. (504) 866-2381, WWW.LOUISIANAIRISGNOIS.COM

GERTRUDE JEKYLL & THE COUNTRY HOUSE GARDEN: 2:30 P.M. TO 4:30 P.M., LONGUE VUE HOUSE & GARDENS, 7 BAMBOO ROAD. LANDSCAPE HISTORIAN AND AUTHOR JUDITH TANKARD EXPLORES JEKYLL’S GARDENS AND HER LEGENDARY THEORIES ON COLOR, PLANTING, AND DESIGN. PRESENTED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE ROYAL OAK FOUNDATION. $35 BY ADVANCE REGISTRATION. (800) 913-6565, EXT. 201, WWW.ROYAL-OAK.ORG/LECTURES

SATURDAY, OCT. 18 & OCT. 19

SECRET GARDENS OF THE VIEUX CARRÉ: Noon to 4 p.m., 527 St. Philip St. Annual self-guided tour of French Quarter courtyards and patios presented by Patio Planters. $20. (888) 756-6250, www.patioplanters.org

TUESDAY, OCT. 21

THIRD TUESDAY IN THE SCULPTURE GARDEN: 8:30 a.m. to noon, Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, City Park. Join members of the Master Gardeners and Greater New Orleans iris Society as they plant and dig irises. Free. (504) 866-2381, www.louisianairisgnois.com.

THURSDAY—SATURDAY, OCT. 23—OCT. 25, & MONDAY, OCT. 27

CEMETERY & HISTORIC HOUSE MUSEUM TOUR: 12:30 p.m., departs from Basin Street Station, 501 Basin St. The Hermann-Grima House and Save Our Cemeteries team up. $30. (504) 525-5661.

THURSDAY, OCT. 23

RENOVATORS HAPPY HOUR IN THE DELACHAISE NEIGHBORHOOD: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., 1905 Peniston St. Visit the renovation in progress of a high-style Craftsman bungalow, designed by Favrot & Livaudais and built in 1909. Event sponsored by the Preservation Resource Center. $10. (504) 581-7032, www.prcno,org.

FRIDAYS, OCT. 24

MOURNING AND BURIAL CUSTOMS TOUR: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Pitot House Museum, 1440 Moss St. Meet at the Pitot House, then walk to the cemetery. $30. (504) 482-0312.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, OCT. 25 & OCT. 26

GHOSTLY GALLIVANT TOURS: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., departing every half-hour from 1850s House on Jackson Square. Take a tour of the Vieux Carré with “ghosts” of New Orleanians past. $25 by advance registration. (504) 523-3939, www.friendsofthecabildo.org.

SATURDAY, OCT. 25

ARTS MARKET OF NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park (S. Carrollton at S. Claiborne). Market features art and crafts vendors, plus food, music and a kids’ tent. Free. (504) 523-1465.

PIETY STREET MARKET: 11 A.M. TO 7 P.M., 612 PIETY ST. INDOOR AND OUTDOOR MARKET OFFERS FESTIVE ARRAY OF CREATIVE ART, JEWELRY, CRAFTS, VINTAGE CLOTHES, COLLECTIBLES AND MORE. SPECIAL “MIRLITON FESTIVAL” MARKET. FOOD AVAILABLE. FREE. (504) 269-3982, CREEMCCREE@GMAIL.COM.

BYWATER MIRLITON FESTIVAL: 11 A.M. TO 7 P.M., MICKEY MARKEY PARK, 700 PIETY ST. THE NEIGHBORHOOD FESTIVAL PAYS HOMAGE TO THE MIRLITON WITH LIVE MUSIC, FOOD, ARTS AND CRAFTS. PRESENTED BY THE BYWATER NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION. FREE. WWW.BYWATERMIRLITONFESTIVAL.COM.

REFRESH COMMUNITY FARM RIBBON CUTTING: NOON TO 5 P.M., 300 N. BROAD ST. CELEBRATE THE COMPLETION OF THE COMMUNITY FARM WITH FOOD, LIVE MUSIC, AND FUN ACTIVITIES. FREE. (740) 504.1181, SPROUTNOLAFARM@GMAIL.COM.

SUNDAY, OCT. 26

FETE MARIGNY: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Washington Square Park. The annual festival celebrates Faubourg Marigny’s French heritage with music, crafts and children’s activities. Presented by the Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association. Free. (504) 948-1859, www.faubourgmarigny.org.

THURSDAY—SATURDAY, OCT. 30—NOV. 1, & MONDAY, NOV. 3

CEMETERY & HISTORIC HOUSE MUSEUM TOUR: 12:30 p.m., departs from Basin Street Station, 501 Basin St. The Hermann-Grima House and Save Our Cemeteries team up. $30. (504) 525-5661.

FRIDAY, OCT. 31

MOURNING AND BURIAL CUSTOMS TOUR: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Pitot House Museum, 1440 Moss St. Meet at the Pitot House then walk to the cemetery. $30. (504) 482-0312.

SATURDAY, NOV. 1

FRERET MARKET: Noon to 5 p.m., Freret at Napoleon. Outdoor market offers more than 90 vendors of food, art, crafts, live music and flea market finds. Free. www.freretmarket.org.

SUNDAY, NOV. 2

STAINED GLASS TOUR: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., departs and returns to Our Lady of Prompt Succor, 2320 Paris Road, Chalmette. Explore stained glass artistry in St. Bernard Parish churches and courthouse. $25. (504) 581-7032, www.prcno.org.

MONDAY, NOV. 3

DRINK THE HARVEST WORKSHOP: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Longue Vue House & Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road. Author DeNeice Guest leads a workshop on making wine and mead. Admission includes winemaking kit. $40. (504) 488-5488, www.longuevue.com.

THURSDAY TO SATURDAY, NOV. 6—NOV. 8, & MONDAY, NOV. 10

CEMETERY & HISTORIC HOUSE MUSEUM TOUR: 12:30 p.m., departs from Basin Street Station, 501 Basin St. The Hermann-Grima House and Save Our Cemeteries team up. $30. (504) 525-5661.

FRIDAY, NOV. 7

MOURNING AND BURIAL CUSTOMS TOUR: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Pitot House Museum, 1440 Moss St. Meet at the Pitot House then walk to the cemetery. $30. (504) 482-0312.

SATURDAY NOV. 8

PIETY STREET MARKET: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 612 Piety St. Indoor and outdoor market offers festive array of creative art, jewelry, crafts, vintage clothes, collectibles and more. Free. (504) 269-3982, creemccree@gmail.com.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 12

HARRISON AVENUE MARKETPLACE: 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Lakeview Grocery parking lot, 801 Harrison Ave. Outdoor market features food, arts and crafts, activities for children, live music and more. Free. www.harrisonavenuemarketplace.org.

SATURDAY, NOV. 15

OCH ART MARKET: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. Indoor and outdoor market showcasing arts and crafts, flea market finds, food and refreshments. Free. (985) 250-0378, www.ochartmarket.com.

TUESDAY, NOV. 18

THIRD TUESDAY IN THE SCULPTURE GARDEN: 8:30 a.m. to noon, Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, City Park. Join members of the Master Gardeners and Greater New Orleans Iris Society as they work in the garden. Free. (504) 866-2381, www.louisianairisgnois.com.

SATURDAY, NOV. 29

ARTS MARKET OF NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park (S. Carrollton at S. Claiborne). Market features art and crafts vendors, plus food, music and a kids’ tent. Free. (504) 523-1465.

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