GARDEN FEST: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., LSU Agricultural Center Botanic Gardens, 4560 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge. Family-friendly festival with food, vegetable trials and tastings, plant and gardening tent and face painting. $5 per person, free for ages 3 and under. lsu.edu/botanic-gardens.
THE ROCK & ROUGE WOMEN'S MUSIC AND FOOD FESTIVAL: 10 a.m., New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Featuring musical performances, food and speakers to celebrate women. therockandrouge.com.
JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION: Noon to 4 p.m., BREC Gus Young Park, 4200 Gus Young Ave., Baton Rouge. Event to commemorate the end of slavery, with recreational games, music and community health fair.
BATON ROUGE PRIDE FEST: Noon to 7 p.m., Raising Cane's River Center Arena, 275 S. River Road, Baton Rouge. Annual LGBTQ event featuring arts, children's play area, blessing of relationships and resource fair. Free. batonrougepride.org.
SWEDISH MIDSOMMAR FESTIVAL: 4 p.m., Scandinavian Jazz Church and Culture Center, 1772 Prytania St., New Orleans. A unique celebration with traditional food, songs and food. $20 adults, $5 children at jazzchurch.ticketleap.com.
MINI MAKERS MARKET: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Mid City Makers Market, 541 S. Eugene St., Baton Rouge. Featuring local and regional arts and crafts vendors, music from Your Mom and sweet treats for the summer heat. midcitymakers.market.
FLOAT FEST: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Louisiana River Adventures, 12409 Camp Circle Road, Franklinton. Event featuring music, volleyball, food and tubing. $20 for two- or four-hour float trips. louisianariveradventures.com.
TASTE OF EATLAFAYETTE: 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Cajundome Convention Center, 444 Cajundome Blvd., Lafayette. Get a taste of the Cajun city at this annual event, which features the Louisiana Seafood Cookoff. $25. lafayettetravel.com/eatlafayette/events.
FESTIGALS: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, June 22, 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 23. JW Marriott, 614 Canal St., New Orleans and other locations. Weekend gathering for women with leadership conference, line parade, food and speakers. festigals.org.