SATURDAY & SUNDAY
BAYOU BOOGALOO: Saturday 10 a.m. to 9:15 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Bayou St. John. Mid-City/Faubourg St. John festival featuring music, foods, arts, crafts and a rubber duck derby. Free. www.bayouboogaloo.com.
MICKEY EASTERLING ESTATE AUCTION: 10 A.M., NEW ORLEANS AUCTION GALLERIES, 510 JULIA ST. TWO-DAY AUCTION EVENT FEATURES ITEMS FROM THE ESTATE OF THE LATE MICKEY EASTERLING, A NEW ORLEANS SOCIALITE. FREE. (504) 566-1849, WWW.NEWORLEANSAUCTION.COM.
FAUBOURG MARIGNY HOME TOUR & FESTIVAL: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. festival; Noon to 4 p.m. tour, Washington Square Park, 700 Elysian Fields Ave. Festival featuring arts market, music, kids’ activities, food and more; home tour featuring bed and breakfasts. Free festival, $20 home tour. (504) 948-1859, www.faubourgmarigny.org.
BEHIND THE WALLS OF THE VIEUX CARRÉ TOUR: 4 P.M. TO 7 P.M., FRENCH QUARTER. A SELECTION OF FASCINATING HOMES AND COURTYARDS IN THE VIEUX CARRÉ, TO BENEFIT THE FRIENDS OF THE CABILDO. $40. (504) 523-3939, JASON@FRIENDSOFTHECABILDO.ORG.
THIRD TUESDAY SUPER PLANT GARDEN EVENT: 9 a.m. to noon, Sydney & Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, City Park. Planting and fertilizing new Louisiana Super plants with members of the Master Gardeners of Greater New Orleans and Louisiana Iris Society. Free. Bring gloves and tools. (504) 866-2831, www.mggno.org/calendar.
ORCHID SOCIETY MEETING: 7 P.M., NEW ORLEANS BOTANICAL GARDEN, GARDEN STUDY CENTER (ENTER THROUGH REAR GATE). FEATURING A DISCUSSION BY IAN HILER ON MINIATURE ORCHIDS. FREE. WWW.NEWORLEANSORCHISOCIETY.ORG.
PRESERVATION RESOURCE CENTER 40TH BIRTHDAY: 5:30 P.M., SAENGER THEATRE, 1111 CANAL ST. MUSIC BY THE NEW LEVIATHAN ORIENTAL FOXTROT ORCHESTRA, TALK BY GUSTAVO ARAOZ ON WORLD HERITAGE CITIES. FREE. (504) 581-7032, WWW.PRCNO.ORG.
RENOVATORS’ HAPPY HOUR: 5:30 p.m., 1218 Race St. Featuring the renovation of an 1840s era Greek Revival townhouse in the Lower Garden District; light refreshments. $10. (504) 636-3399, www.prcno.org.
FAUBOURG ST. MARY WALKING TOUR: 9 a.m., departs from the World War II Museum. Guided walking tour of what was Faubourg St. Mary and is now the Central Business District, including history and architecture; sponsored by the Friends of the Cabildo. $15 by advance registration only. (504) 523-3939, firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAY 28-JUNE 25
NEIGHBORHOODS OF NEW ORLEANS LECTURE SERIES: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on five consecutive Wednesdays, Old US Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. Classes taught by professionals on the history and culture of New Orleans neighborhoods. $200. (504) 523-3939, email@example.com.
MAY 30-JUNE 1
ORCHID SOCIETY SHOW AND SALE: Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday noon to 4 p.m., Lakeside Shopping center, 3301 Veterans Hwy., Metairie. Hundreds of orchids and products for growing them on sale by knowledgeable growers. Free. www.neworleansorchidsociety.org.
SATURDAY, MAY 31
ARTS MARKET OF NEW ORLEANS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Palmer Park (S. Carrollton at S. Claiborne). Market featuring art and crafts vendors, plus food, music and a kids’ tent. Free. (504) 523-1465.
HISTORIC NEW ORLEANS COLLECTION FILM SERIES: 10:30 A.M., WILLIAMS RESEARCH CENTER, 410 CHARTRES ST. “JEZEBEL” SCREENING, THE FIRST OF SEVEN MONTHLY FILMS. FREE. (504) 523-4662, WWW.HNOC.ORG.
SATURDAY, JUNE 7
PLANT SALE: 9 a.m. to noon, City Park, Pelican Greenhouse (off Henry Thomas Drive just south of the I-610 underpass). Sale featuring plants for summer gardens. (504) 483-9464, firstname.lastname@example.org.
FRERET MARKET: NOON TO 5 P.M., FRERET NEAR NAPOLEON. FEATURING MUSIC, FOOD, CRAFTS AND MORE. FREE. FRERETMARKET@GMAIL.COM.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11
HARRISON AVENUE MARKETPLACE: 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., 801 Harrison Ave. Lakeview event featuring food, arts, crafts and music. Free. (504) 535-4486, www.harrisonavenuemarketplace.org.
SATURDAY, JUNE 14
OCH 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.
PIETY STREET MARKET: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Old Ironworks, 612 Piety St. Indoor/outdoor market featuring arts, crafts, vintage, flea market goods, plus food, drink and music. Free. (504) 782-2569.
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