The Indian Arts Circle of New Orleans and WYES will be hosts for an “Indian Summers” screening and event at 5 p.m. Saturday at Metairie Park Country Day School’s Weinmann Auditorium, 300 Park Road.

The new PBS series “Indian Summers, part of “Masterpiece,”, premieres at 8 p.m. Sunday on WYES, Channel 12 (cable Channel 12).

Guests will get a firsthand look at the series featuring actress Julie Walters (“Harry Potter,” “The Hollow Crown”) in an epic of India on the cusp of change. Guests will be immersed in Indian customs — while tasting, drinking and experiencing all things from this diverse culture.

Tickets are $25 and may be purchased online at or by calling WYES at (504) 486-5511. Seating is limited and by reservation only.

All proceeds support WYES’ programming.