Hey Y’all Art Talk
Ogden Museum of Southern Art. Enjoy a deep dive exploring the richness and diversity of Southern art and artists. Registration required. ogdenmuseum.org. Noon–12:30 pm.
Newcomb Pottery Tours
Newcomb Art Museum. Enjoy a guided tour highlighting the permanent collection of Newcomb Pottery and the history of the Newcomb Enterprise. Limited to 10 people, RSVP at email@example.com. Noon– 1 pm.
Tiki Culture: From the South Pacific to Pontchartrain Beach
BB’s Stage Door Canteen, 945 Magazine St. Join for a discussion on Tiki drinking culture from its early beginnings after Prohibition to its explosion as a global phenomenon after World War II. nationalww2museum.org. $47/member, $50/non-member. 6–7:30 pm.
Pelican Greenhouse Plant Sales
New Orleans Botanical Garden. With hundreds of varieties of plants, there’s something everyone will love. neworleanscitypark.com. Continues each Saturday in August. 8 am–1 pm.
Join New Orleans City Park for a morning of volunteering to keep the Park looking as good as it does. To sign up and get details on that day’s meet-up location, contact Tyler Havens at firstname.lastname@example.org. 9 am–noon.
Covington Art Market
Lee Lane, Downtown Covington. The event features a variety of work from local and regional artists, including jewelry, photography, paintings, woodworking, fiber art, pottery, and more. 10 am–2 pm.
Open Canoeing & Fishing
Joe W. Brown Park, 5601 Read Blvd. Tour the lagoons by canoe and learn the basics of bait rigging, knot tying, and fish identification with an instructor. Registration required. nordc.org/outdoors. 10 am–2 pm. Continues every Saturday through Nov. 6.
Joe W. Brown Archery Range, A certified instructor will be on-hand, providing thorough safety instruction and tips about techniques and form. Open to ages 8+. Registration required. nordc.org/outdoors. Open year-round, every Thursday. 4–7 pm.
Blend Your Own Rum
New Orleans Sazerac House, 101 Magazine St. Learn the art of the blend while crafting your perfect rum with House Distiller David Bock. sazerachouse.com. $50/person. 5–6:30 pm.
Tiffany Window Tours
Newcomb Art Museum. Enjoy a guided tour exploring the Tiffany Windows on the Tulane Uptown campus. Limited to 10 people, RSVP at email@example.com. Noon– 1 pm.
21 SAT – National Senior Citizens Day
Celebrate National Senior Citizens Day today by spending time with elderly loved ones, visiting a nursing home, starting a family history project with the grandkids, or volunteering for community projects that benefit the elderly!
CAC Studio Sundays
Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St. Experience an open rehearsal or visit one of the CAC’s artist’s studios to get a glimpse inside the artistic practice and view works-in-process. This week featuring Jarrell Hamilton/De La SoL Dance Theater Co. Free, but registration is required. cacno.org. 11 am–2 pm.
New Orleans Saints
Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Saints will take on the Jacksonville Jaguars in this preseason game. mbsuperdome.com. 7 pm.
Sensory Friendly Mornings
The National World War II Museum. For individuals of all ages with special needs and their families to enjoy early access to the Museum, with modifications to make the experience more sensory friendly. ticketing.nationalww2museum.org 8 am–5 pm. $18/visitor.
Big Band Summer Swing
The National WWII Museum. The Victory Swing Orchestra celebrates the great big bands of the WWII era, with music to dance the night away at BB’s Stage Door Canteen. stagedoorcanteen.org, or 504.528.1944, ext. 402. 7 pm. $37/members, $40/non-members.
New Orleans Saints
Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Saints will take on the Arizona Cardinals. mbsuperdome.com. 7 pm.