ONGOING THROUGH NOV. 17

  • CEMETERY & HISTORIC HOUSE MUSEUM TOUR: 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Monday, 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.

ONGOING THROUGH NOV. 21

  • MOURNING AND BURIAL CUSTOMS TOUR: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Fridays, 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. Return to the Pitot House for a tour that highlights mourning customs. $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, South Carrollton at South 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.
  • VOODOO ON THE BAYOU: 8:30 p.m. to midnight, Pitot House, 1440 Moss St. The Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association hosts a fundraiser to renovate the Desmare Playground. Food, music and open bar. $60 at door, $50 advance. www.fsjna.org.

SUNDAY, OCT. 26

  • FÊTE 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.
  • TREMÉ/LAFITTE WATER WISE WORKSHOP: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., St. Peter Claver School, 1020 N. Prieur St. Learn how to improve drainage issues on the street and in the neighborhood by learning affordable do-it-yourself approaches to managing water where it falls. Sponsored by Water Wise NOLA. Free. (504) 525-2121, jsupak@globalgreen.org.

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 wine-making kit. $40. (504) 488-5488, www.longuevue.com.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 5

  • COLOR IT COOL: 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Abita Springs Library, 71683 Leveson St., Abita Springs. The St. Tammany Parish Master Gardeners present an informal talk on fall and winter planting of vegetables and flowering plants. Free with reservation. (985) 893-6285.

THURSDAY, NOV. 6

  • ESSENCE OF STYLE DESIGN SYMPOSIUM: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Audubon Tea Room, 6500 Magazine St. Longue Vue House and Gardens presents a talk by New York designer Bunny Williams and New Orleans –based writer Julia Reed about antiques dealer Furlow Gatewood, the subject of their recent book, “One Man’s Folly.” Includes lunch and a silent auction. $125. (504) 293-4723, www.longuevue.com.

SATURDAY, NOV. 8

  • CREATING BONSAI WORKSHOP: 9 a.m. to noon, New Orleans Botanical Garden, Garden Study Center. Jim Osborne leads a hands-on workshop about how to create bonsai from garden center stock. Bring a pot, sharp scissors, gloves and apron. Soil, wire and juniper provided. $35, pre-registration required. (504) 483-9473, scapley@nocp.org
  • 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.
  • NATIVE PLANTS FOR RAIN GARDENS & BIO-SWALES: 6:30 p.m., New Orleans Botanical Garden, Garden Study Center. Marc Pastorek, a consultant and co-owner of Pastorek Habitats, discussed the construction and management of urban bio-swales, water retention features and rain gardens. $15 by advance purchase only. (504) 483-9473, scapley@nocp.org.

THURSDAY, NOV. 13 TO SATURDAY, NOV. 15

  • HERITAGE ROSE FOUNDATION CONFERENCE: Various times, Maison Dupuy Hotel, 1001 Toulouse St. Rose lovers from around the world attend this conference, which features walking tours, rose sales, lectures, auctions, bus tours and evening programs. From $110 for Saturday lectures only to $210 for Friday and Saturday events. Thursday bus tour by separate fee. www.heritagerosefoundation.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, South Carrollton at South Claiborne. Market features art and crafts vendors, plus food, music and a kids’ tent. Free. (504) 523-1465.

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