• SUNSET AT THE LANDING CONCERT: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Columbia Street in Covington. The concert is free and all are encouraged to bring chairs and refreshments.


  • HOUSE OF SHOCK: 7:30 p.m.-midnight, 319 Butterworth St., New Orleans. One of the oldest haunted house attractions in New Orleans returns. This season is titled “The Resurrection,” and features three new events, including the Bordello of Freaks. Tickets start at $25. The attraction will also be open Wednesday through Halloween.


  • COVINGTON FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m., Covington City Hall, 609 North Columbia St., Covington.
  • TWENTIETH ANNUAL NOLA DESIGNER HALLOWEEN COSTUME BOO-TIQUE: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. More than 20 of New Orleans’ most creative designers, hatters, costumers and mask-makers will showcase a vast array of one-of-a-kind creations.
  • CITY OF MANDEVILLE’S SUNSET SYMPHONY ON THE LAKE: 4 p.m., Lakeshore Drive, Mandeville. Guests are encourage to bring food, drinks and chairs to picnic throughout the evening.



  • PARADISE IS THERE, A MEMOIR BY NATALIE MERCHANT: 7:30 p.m., Zeitgeist Multi-disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans. A personal account of the beloved 10,000 Maniacs singer’s journey on the 20th anniversary of her solo album “Tigerlily.”


  • 5 PRESS GALLERY: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 5 Press Gallery, 5 Press St., New Orleans. Brandan Odums brings common themes of his murals into a gallery context. In addition to painting, the exhibition will focus on artworks created on the spray cans used for his street art installations. The exhibit runs through November 7th.
  • DAVID BORGERDING RECENT SCULPTURE EXHIBITION: 10 a.m. Callan Contemporary, 518 Julia St., New Orleans. Runs through Oct. 31. See a collection of fabricated bonze sculptures that marry intricate planning and detail with a sense of spontaneity, lyricism, and freedom.

The Katrina Decade “Images of an Altered City”: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, The Historic New Orleans Collection’s Laura Simon Nelson Galleries for Louisiana Art, 400 Chartres St., New Orleans. The display presents 77 photographs of New Orleans’s ongoing recovery, taken by David G. Spielman, and runs through Jan. 9, 2016.

Exhibition “It’s Only Natural Flora and Fauna in Louisiana Decorative Arts”: THNOC’s Williams Research Center, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, through Nov. 28. Admission is free. Curator-led tours will take place at noon each Tuesday during the run of the exhibition.

  • CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER “REVERB PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE”: 900 Camp St., New Orleans. This exhibition runs through Nov. 1 and features local artists exploring the evolution of art and artistic practices in New Orleans and its surrounding region over the last decade. Admission is $8-$10. (504) 528-3805 or
  • THE BOTANICAL GARDEN THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT: 5 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, City Park, New Orleans. Concert series. Gates open at 5 p.m.; music starts at 6 p.m. Admission is $10. Parking is free.
  • INSIDE ART INVISIBLE PING & ABSENCE AND PRESENCE: 10 a.m., Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, 400A Julia St. New Orleans. Runs through Oct. 31. See new paintings and collages by Brian Guidry and new drawings and paintings by Monica Zeringue.
  • NATIONAL WORLD WAR II MUSEUM: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “Fighting for the Right to Fight: African American Experiences in World War II,” will be shown through May 30, 2016, in the Joe W. and Dorothy D. Brown Foundation Special Exhibit Gallery.
  • NOCCA’S CULINARY ARTS STUDENTS SERVE BRUNCH: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Press Street Gardens, 7 Press St. between Dauphine & Burgundy, New Orleans. NOCCA’s Culinary Arts students serve brunch every Saturday.
  • OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART: 925 Camp St., New Orleans. “Self-Taught, Outsider & Visionary Art from the Permanent Collection” runs through Nov. 7. (504) 539-9650 or
  • THE PRESBYTERE: 751 Chartres St., New Orleans. Hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. “From the Big Apple to the Big Easy: Two Carnival Artists,” focuses on artists Helen Clark Warren and John Scheffler, both of whom lived and worked in New York.
  • PRESS STREET STATION: 5 p.m., Press Street Station, 5 Press St., New Orleans. Chef James Cullen and the staff of Press Street Station celebrate the arrival of fall with a delicious supper series. Each Thursday, guests will be invited to enjoy a supper with a different theme and signature dishes.

RHINO presents “UPcycle — Reuse, Reconstruct, Reconfigure”: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Rhino Contemporary Craft Company, 333 Canal St., New Orleans. The exhibit will be on view through Nov. 22, with a reception at the gallery on Saturday afternoon, Oct. 24, from 1 p.m.-4 p.m. The show will feature pieces made by gallery artists in glass, metal, wood, fiber, clay and found objects.

  • TUITION-FREE DANCE AND FITNESS CLASSES FOR TEENS, ADULTS AND SENIORS: 10 a.m., New Orleans Ballet Association, 935 Gravier St. #800, New Orleans. The NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance is offering tuition-free classes and workshops for teens and adults ages 14 and up at six NORDC Centers throughout the New Orleans area. For more information about NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance programming, call (504) 522-0996, ext. 203 or visit

Compiled by Marchaund Jones