1. ReFresh Project Community Party
Oct. 25, noon-5 p.m.
300 N. Broad St.
The ReFresh Project is a new multi-use development in Mid-City that includes a Whole Foods Market, the nonprofit cafe Liberty’s Kitchen and Tulane University’s Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine. On Saturday, they co-host a free community party with music, screenings, demos and tours of the project’s new urban farm.
2. Leah Chase Louisiana Gallery Rededication
Oct. 24, 2 p.m.
Southern Food & Beverage Museum
1504 O.C. Haley Blvd.
Meet celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson and visit the new home of the Southern Food & Beverage Museum as they honor New Orleans culinary legend Leah Chase.
3. Gleason Gras
Oct. 24, 4 p.m.
Prepare for the Saints’ return to the Dome and support a good cause at Champions Square for this annual pep rally and ALS fundraiser, started by former Saints player Steve Gleason, who is living with the disease. Headliners are Anders Osborne and the Rebirth Brass Band; there’s also a Saints fan costume contest. For details, see gleasongras.org.