• IOWA CUBS AT NEW ORLEANS ZEPHYRS: 7 p.m., Zephyr Field, 6000 Airline Drive, Metairie. Also, 7 p.m. on Aug. 1.


  • SATCHMO SUMMERFEST: 10 a.m., French Quarter, 400 N. Peters St., New Orleans, Honoring the life, legacy and music of New Orleans’ native son Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong. A wide variety of activities for music lovers including lectures and discussions at the seminar series, jazz exhibits, a jazz mass, a second-line parade and authentic New Orleans cuisine. Free.


  • SATCHMO SUMMERFEST: Free swing dance lesson: 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., French Quarter, 400 N. Peters St., Cornet Chop Suey Stage.


  • YOGA IN THE SCULPTURE GARDEN: 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., Saturdays. New Orleans Museum of Art, Collins Diboll Circle. Beginner-friendly classes taught in the Sculpture Garden, weather permitting. To register, call East Jefferson Healthfinders at (504) 456-5000. $5.
  • NASHVILLE SOUNDS AT NEW ORLEANS ZEPHYRS: 6 p.m., Zephyr Field, 6000 Airline Drive, Metairie. Also 4 p.m. Aug. 3, 7 p.m. Aug. 4, 11 a.m. Aug. 5.
  • CITY PARK GREENHOUSE PLANT SALE: 9 a.m. to noon, City Park, Pelican Greenhouse, Henry Thomas (Golf) Drive, just south of the I-610 underpass. Features a wide-array of plants with sales supporting City Park. Free. (504) 483-9464,
  • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, Magazine Street Market, Magazine and Girod streets. The market features produce, flowers and food. Call (504) 861-5898.
  • OLD ALGIERS HARVEST FRESH MARKET: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Old Algiers Harvest Fresh Market, 922 Teche St. Produce, seafood and more are available for purchase.
  • GERMAN COAST FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon., Ormond Plantation, 13786 River Road, Destrehan. The market features vegetables, fruits, flowers and other items.
  • LEVI WEAVER: 7 p.m., Restoration Hall, 2929 Metairie Court, Metairie.
  • ROADMAP TO MEMBERSHIP IN NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PARLIAMENTARIANS: 10 a.m., Jefferson Parish Library-Rosedale Library, 4036 Jefferson Highway. Learn Robert’s Rules of Order.
  • 2014 POEMS & PINK RIBBONS WORKSHOP: 10:30 a.m., Rosa Keller Library, 4300 S. Broad St. Monthly therapeutic, poetry-based workshop for breast cancer patients, survivors and other affected by cancer.
  • TNM PRESENTS JEN KIRKMAN: 8 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave. Stand-up comedian from the author of “I Can Barely Take Care of Myself.”
  • WHITE LIGHT AFTER DARK, A JAZZ + ART SPEAKEASY: 9 p.m., Tasseology, 1228 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. A speakeasy-themed party featuring jazz and Prohibition era-inspired drinks. Featuring Bleu Orleans and guests, including Evan Christopher, Greg Agid and Matt Lemmler. $10.
  • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Covington City Hall, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. The market offers local produce. Call (985) 892-1873.


  • NEW ORLEANS ANTIQUE FORUM: Southern Expressions: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, The Williams Research Center of the Historic New Orleans Collection, 410 Chartres St. Explores the expression of regional style through furniture, linens, art, clothing, jewelry, silverware and more. Registration packages start at $100. (504) 523-4662,
  • SATCHMO SUMMERFEST MUSIC TOURS: 10 a.m., depart from rear gates of Old U.S. Mint on Barracks St. Guided walking tour visits music venues and sites related to jazz greats, sponsored by the Friends of the Cabildo. $25, spaces are limited. (504) 523-3939,


  • FARM TO TABLE INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Monday. New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd. Films, panel discussions, demonstrations and reports dealing with challenges and successes of the farm-to-table movement. In partnership with the SoFAB Institute and the LSU AgCenter. $125. (504) 582-3072,


  • DINING WITH QUEENS EMPOWERMENT AND NETWORKING: 1:30 p.m., Orleans Quisine, 5941 Bullard Ave. Empowerment event for women with networking, fashion show, wine and desserts.


  • TAI CHI/CHI KUNG: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. New Orleans Museum of Art, Collins Diboll Circle. Tai Chi/Chi Kung classes taught in the museum and the sculpture garden, weather permitting. To register call East Jefferson Healthfinders at (504) 456-5000. $5.


  • WEDNESDAYS ON THE POINT: 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Algiers Point Riverfront, 200 Morgan St. Live music, food and local vendors. Call (504) 362-6436.
  • LANDLORD EDUCATION: 8:30 a.m. NDF Homeownership Center, 1429 S. Rampart St. Full-day landlord training class from professionals in their field. $56. Registration required. Call (504) 488-0155.
  • LUNCH & LEARN: Noon. Growing Your Business Through Logistics with UPS. Launch Pad, 643 Magazine St. David Wilson of UPS discusses logistics in business. Free.
  • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Covington Trail Head, 419 N. New Hampshire St., Covington. The market offers local produce.Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Call (985) 892-1873.
  • WHITE GLOVE WEDNESDAYS: 9 a.m. to noon. The National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St. Curator Eric Rivet leads a program on the uniforms and equipment used by American and German soldiers during World War II. Free with admission. Call (504) 528-1944, ext. 288.


  • NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM MONTH: Aug. 1-31. A new collaboration launches this month between museums across the greater New Orleans area. During August, members of one participating museum will receive free admission or tours at more than a dozen others. Join one and visit them all for free. Participating institutions include the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Beauregard Keyes House, the Cabildo, the Contemporary Arts Center, the Historic New Orleans Collection, the Irish Cultural Museum, Le Musee de f.p.c., Longue Vue House and Gardens, Madam John’s Legacy, the McKenna Museum of African American Art, the National World War II Museum, the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, the New Orleans Museum of Art, the Ogden Museum of Southern Art and the Old U.S. Mint. Details at