SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, PALMER PARK ARTS MARKET: 10 A.M. TO 4 P.M., SOUTH CARROLLTON AT SOUTH CLAIBORNE. THE MONTHLY MARKET OFFERS A TWO DAY HOLIDAY SPECIAL WHERE ARTISTS DISPLAY AND SELL THEIR WORK. FOOD, MUSIC AND ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN. FREE. WWW.ARTSNEWORLEANS.ORG.

  • SATURDAY
  • PIETY STREET HOLIDAY MARKET: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Old Ironworks, 612 Piety St. Enjoy this indoor/outdoor market offering vintage, flea, art, crafts and more with a special emphasis on the holiday season. Nutria teeth jewelry and Righteous Fur accessories featured. Free. (504) 269-3982, creemccree@gmail.com.

SUNDAY

  • PATIO PLANTERS HOLIDAY HOME TOUR: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., starts at 527 St. Philip St. Visit a select group of French Quarter residences dressed in their holiday finery. $20. (888) 756-6250, www.patioplanters.org.
  • CAROLING IN JACKSON SQUARE: 6:30 p.m., Jackson Square. Join thousands of locals and visitors for the 69th annual candlelight caroling event. Free. www.patioplanters.org.

SATURDAY

  • FRERET MARKET: Noon to 4 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.

SATURDAY, JAN. 9

  • DAY LILY SOCIETY MEETING: 9:30 a.m. to noon, eastbank regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Join members of the South East Louisiana Daylily Society for their monthly event. Free. eehollan@bellsouth.net.
  • PIETY STREET MARKET: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Old Ironworks, 612 Piety St. Enjoy this indoor/outdoor market offering vintage, flea, art, crafts and more. Free. (504) 269-3982, creemccree@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, JAN. 16

  • IRIS SOCIETY EVENT: 9 a.m. to noon, Longue Vue, 7 Bamboo Road. Eileen Hollander presents a PowerPoint on “Nutrient Management: How to Fertilize to Meet Plants’ Needs.” She will also demonstrate how to take a soil sample and distribute soil test kits. Sponsored by the Greater New Orleans Iris Society. Free. eehollan@bellsouth.net.

SATURDAY, JAN. 23

  • OLD HOUSE STORIES: 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., 1822 Clio St. Tour a recent renovation and learn about the history of the centerhall home from Sally Reeves, archivist with the Notarial Archives, architectural historian, and author Sally Reeves. Presented by the Preservation Resource Center. $10. (504) 581-7032, www.prcno.org.
  • GARDENING WINTER SYMPOSIUM: 8:30 a.m. to noon, New Orleans Museum of Art Auditorium, City Park. Join members of the Master Gardeners of Greater New Orleans and the LSU AgCenter at the annual winter gardening symposium, featuring talks by Linda Pollard (dwarf vegetables), Greg Cooper (organic fertilizers) and Kathryn Fontenot (AgCenter publications on spring vegetable gardening). Admission includes entry to the museum and a chance to win designer containers. $25 by registration. www.mggno.org/symposium.
  • CAMELLIA CLUB ANNUAL SHOW: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. camellia sales, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. show, Theodore Roosevelt Middle School, 3315 Maine St. Kenner. There will be 150 camellia plants on sale and a vast array of display-worthy blooms at this annual event of the Camellia Club of New Orleans Inc. The public is invited to enter their camellia blooms, which will be accepted from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. that day. Free. (504) 616-4378, npiazzajr@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, JAN. 30

  • PALMER PARK ARTS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park, South Carrollton at South Claiborne. Shop for handmade arts and crafts at this monthly market that also features food and music. Presented by the Arts Council. Free. www.artsneworleans.org.