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October

24  Early Childhood Open House.Ages 3-Kindergarten. Christ Episcopal School, 120 S New Hampshire St, Covington. 9:30am. (985) 892-9156. christepiscopalschool.org.

24  Lambeth House Foundation Toasts the Tricentennial Gala. Presented by Guardian Angel Hospice. Lambeth House, 150 Broadway St. 6-8:30pm. lambethhouse.com.

24  Sippin’ in the Courtyard. Maison Dupuy Hotel, 1001 Toulouse St. 5-8pm. maisondupuy.com.

25  Open House. Preschool through 7th Grade. Cedarwood School, 607 Heavens Dr, Mandeville. 9am. (985) 845-7111. cedarwoodschool.com.

25  Ursuline Academy High School Open House. 2635 State St. 4-6pm.(504) 861-1106. uanola.org.

26  Ursuline Academy Childhood/Elementary Open House.2635 State St. 8:30-10am. (504) 861-1106. uanola.org.

26  Business and Breakfast. Jefferson Chamber of Commerce. Comfort Inn & Suites Metairie, 2601 Severn Ave. 7:45-9:30am. Members, $10; nonmembers, $20. jeffersonchamber.org.

26-31  The Rocky Horror Show.30 by Ninety Theatre, 880 Lafayette St, Mandeville. 30byNinety.com.

27  BOO Fest. ACCESS and Lakeview Regional invite children of all abilities to enjoy trick-or-treating, pumpkin decorating, costume contests and more. Proceeds benefit children with disabilities and their families. Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd, Covington. 10am-3pm; special needs families early entry, 9am. $2 per person. accesslouisiana.org.

27  Deo Gratias. Entertainment, silent auction and dinner prepared by award-winning Chef John Folse. Proceeds from Deo Gratias go toward the formation and education of the next generation of church leaders through Saint Joseph Seminary College. Saint Joseph Abbey, 75376 River Rd, Covington. Vespers with the Benedictine monks, 6pm; outdoor gala, 7-10pm. (985) 867-2284sjasc.edu.

27  Open House. St. Paul’s School, 917 S Jahncke Ave, Covington. 1pm. (985) 892-3200. stpauls.com.

27-28  Yellow Leaf Arts Festival. Parker Park, Commerce St, St. Francisville, La. (225) 635-3665. stfrancisvillefestivals.com.

28  Milne Fall Festival. Game, hayrides, music, face painting, trick-or-treating and more. Milneburg, 1065 Milne Crl, Covington. 12-4pm. $5 admission. milneds.org.

November

1  Up Close & Musical: Wildeyes.Lobby Lounge at Northshore Harbor Center, 100 Harbor Center Blvd, Slidell. 7-9pm. GA, $14. Advance sales only. (985) 781-3650. northshoreharborcenter.com.

1, 8, 15, 29 Live Music Thursdays.The Barrel Wine Bar, 69305 Hwy 21, Covington. 6-9pm. barrelwinebar.com.

1-2 Mindset Makeover.Personal development training with Karren Alexander. Renaissance Pere Marquette, 817 Common St, New Orleans. (504) 509-6621. karrenalexander.com.

1-2  Beth DePass Trunk Show. Ballin’s LTD, New Orleans.  ballinsltd.com.

1-2  Essence of Style Design Symposium.Luncheon and reception featuring Mast Florist Lewis Miller. Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Rd. longuevue.com/symposium.

1-3  Thirty New Orleans Artists. New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Ave. Free. neworleanshealingcenter.org.

1-17  Selections from the New Orleans Museum of Art. St. Tammany Art Association, 320 N Columbia St, Covington.(985) 892-8650sttammanyartassociation.org.

1-25  Landscapes. Exhibition at Delgado Fine Arts Gallery, Isaac Delgado Hall, 615 City Park Ave. (504) 671-6363.

1-Dec 21  EMPIRE. Newcomb Art Museum of Tulane, 6823 St. Charles Ave. newcombartmuseum.tulane.edu.

2 Doreen Ketchens.Dew Drop Jazz Hall, 430 Lamarque St, Mandeville. 6:30-9pm. dewdropjazzhall.com.

2 Friday Nites on the Square. Live music by the Boogie Men. Terra Bella, 100 Terra Bella Blvd, Covington. 5:30-8:30pm. terrabellavillage.com.

2  La Fete 292 Gala. Ursuline Academy, 2635 State St. 8-11pm. (504) 861-1106. uanola.org.

2 Olde Towne Crawl.Live music, local vendors, art, crafts, food, drinks and more. 2200 Block of Carey St, Slidell. 5-10pm. facebook.com/oldetownmainst.

2 Prepared for the Unexpected Symposium.Presented in partnership with North Oaks Shock Trauma Center, North Oaks Foundation and Southeastern Louisiana University’s School of Nursing. Student Union Ballroom, Southeastern Louisiana University, 303 Texas Ave, Hammond. 7:30am-4:30pm. Physicians, nurses and healthcare providers, $100; pre-hospital providers, $75; nursing students, $25. northoaks.org/trauma2018.

2-3 Pontchartrain Film Festival 7.Mandeville Trailhead Depot Museum, 675 Lafitte St. Nov 2, 6:30pm; Nov 3, 4-9pm. Friday night feature, $5; any/all Saturday, $5. (504) 259-5772. pontchartrainfilmfestival.com/tickets.

2-30 Marcia Holmes’ Frequented Paths: Reflections from Côte d’Azur.Preview reception, Nov 2, 6-8pm. Degas Gallery, 604 Julia St #101, New Orleans. (504) 826-9744.

2, 9, 16, 30 “Legacies for All” estate planning day. Schedule time for a legacy/estate plan, which includes a will, power of attorney and living will. Christie Tournet & Associates, 1795 W Causeway App, Suite 103A, Mandeville. 10:30am-2:30pm. $500. 951-2177.

3  Sugar Plum Fairy Tea Party.Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, 875 Beach Blvd, Biloxi. beaurivage.com.

3 The Louisiana Watercolor Society Winter Juried Member Show.Marks the 50thanniversary of the society, and celebrates watercolorist Claire Rohrbough, who died last October at the age of 102. Christwood Atrium Gallery, 100 Christwood Blvd, Covington. Opening reception, Nov 3, 4:30-6:30pm. (985) 590-8816. christwoodrc.com/art-gallery-exhibits.

3 Walk to End Alzheimer’s.Fontainebleau State Park, 62883 LA1089, Mandeville. Registration, 8am; ceremony, 9am; walk, 9:30am. (504) 613-6505. alz.org.

3, 10, 17, 24  Camellia City Farmers Market. 1808 Front St, Slidell. 8am-12pm. camelliacitymarket.org.

3, 10, 17, 24  Covington Farmers Market. 609 N Columbia St. 8am-12pm. covingtonfarmersmarket.org.

3, 10, 17, 24  Mandeville Trailhead Market. 675 Lafitte St. 9am-1pm. mandevilletrailheadmarket.com.

4, 11, 18, 25  Abita Springs Art and Farmers Market. Trailhead Park. 12-4pm. townofabitasprings.com/farmers-market.

6, 8  Tuesday Tours. Age 1-Grade 4 at Academy of the Sacred Heart. 8:30-10am. RSVP, (504) 269-1213. ashrosary.org.

6, 13, 20, 27  Live Jazz Tuesdays.The Barrel Wine Bar, 69305 Hwy 21, Covington. 6-8pm. barrelwinebar.com. 

7, 14, 21, 28  Covington Farmers Market. Covington Trailhead, 419 N New Hampshire. 10am-2pm. covingtonfarmersmarket.org.

8  New Orleans International Wine Awards.Over 100 different wines from around the world. Various locations. nolainternationalwine.com.

8 OnSTAGE Letters Home.Fuhrmann Auditorium, 128 W 23rd Ave, Covington. 7pm. covla.com.

9 Pallets with Purpose.Live music, silent auction, wine pull, catering by Gary Bonanno’s Catering and more benefiting the Northshore Food Bank. Northshore Food Bank Warehouse, 840 N. Columbia St, Covington. 6:30-9:20pm. $75. (985) 893-3003.

9-10  Ronen Chen Fall Stock Event and Spring Trunk Show.Ballin’s LTD, New Orleans. ballinsltd.com.

10 Battle for the Paddle: Madisonville Gumbo Cook-Off. Madisonville Tchefuncte Riverfront. 11am-2pm. Free admission; wristband to taste all gumbos (and vote for your favorite), $5. (985) 845-9824.

10  FORESTival: A Celebration of Art and Nature. Family-friendly day with live music, artist presentations, guided walks in the woods with ASITW Environmental Curator David Baker, silent auction, refreshments and snacks. A Studio in the Woods, 13401 Patterson Rd, New Orleans. 11am-5pm. astudiointhewoods.org.

10 Faith Music Fest.Free, outdoor Christian music festival featuring 7eventh Time Down, Empowered and Stephen Moore.Heritage Park, 1701 Bayou Ln, Slidell. 10am-7pm. (985) 643-3043.

10 Louisiana Book Festival.Featuring more than 250 authors and panelists. Louisiana State Capitol, State Library of Louisiana, Capitol Park Museum and tents on surrounding streets, Baton Rouge. 9am-4pm. louisianabookfestival.org.

10  Skipper Gala.“Set Sail” with the Mandeville High School Band Boosters. Auctions, open bar, entertainment and buffet stations. Beau Chêne Country Club, 602 North Beau Chêne Dr, Mandeville.7-10pm. $50. mhs-band-skipper-gala.eventbrite.com.

10 St. Paul’s Jazz’n Roll.Briggs Assembly Center, St. Paul’s School,  917 S Jahncke Ave, Covington. stpauls.com.

10 Unleashed! Rescue Me Gala.Music by Four Unplugged, cuisine, cocktails, auctions and more presented by First Castle Federal Credit Union. Benefiting the Northshore Humane Society. Pontchartrain Yacht Club, Mandeville. 7-11pm. northshorehumane.org/unleashed.

10 Windsor Shopping Extravaganza.Jewelry, holiday decor, wreaths, handmade wooden items, clothing and so much more. The Windsor Senior Living Community, 1770 North Causeway Blvd, Mandeville. 10am-3pm. 624-8040. windsorseniorliving.com.

10-11  Lilly’s 60th Birthday Anniversary Launch. Palm Village, A Signature Lilly Pulitzer Store, 2735 US 190, Mandeville. (985) 778-2547.

10-11 Three Rivers Art Festival. Art, live music, crafts and more. Downtown Covington. threeriversartfestival.com.

11 Empty Bowl.Live music by Christian Serpas & Ghost Town, food, drinks, ceramic bowls and auctions hosted by the Old Mandeville Business Association benefiting The Samaritan Center Food Bank. Pontchartrain Yacht Club, Mandeville. VIP entry, 2:15pm; 3-6pm. $45. oldmandevillebiz.com.

11 Men Who Cook.Local “celebrity cooks” partner with local restaurants in a competitive cook-off. Music by 4-Unplugged. Raffle items include a new golf cart, beef steer and original artwork by Marcia Holmes. Hosted by the Children’s Advocacy Center Hope House. Top level of Justice Center Parking Garage, 601 N Jefferson Ave, Covington. 4-7pm. cachopehouse.org.

11 Muts and Music Jazz Brunch.Silent auction, Reginald Sanders Jazz Trio, K9 Performers from the Hammond Police Department, adoptable dog parade and screening of the Saints game hosted by Tangi Animal Friends. 12-3pm. Donation tickets, $60; table of 10 donation, $500. Le Fleur De Lis, 111 N 6th St, Ponchatoula. tangianimalfriends.org.

13 Open House.Northlake Christian School, 70104 Wolverine Dr, Covington. 9am. (985) 635-0508. northlakechristian.org.

13  Open House. Isidore Newman School, 1903 Jefferson Ave.(504) 899-5641. newmanschool.org.

13  Power Lunch. New Orleans Chamber of Commerce. Sponsored by Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Company. 1515 Poydras St, 5th Floor Auditorium. 11:30am-1pm. Members, $10; nonmembers, $20. neworleanschamber.org.

13  Uncommon Exchange: Fish. A dialogue between Bruce Sunpie Barnes
of Sunpie and the Louisiana Sunspots and Chef Ryan Prewitt of Peche Seafood Grill. Moderated by Rebecca Snedeker, Clark Executive Director for the New Orleans Center for the Gulf South. Newcomb Art Museum of Tulane, 6823 St Charles. newcombartmuseum.tulane.edu.

13 Shadow Days. St. Paul’s School, 917 S Jahncke Ave, Covington. RSVP, (985) 892-3200. stpauls.com.

14  SOUPer Bowl Gala. Presented by the Salvation Army Greater New Orleans Area Command. The Audubon Tea Room, New Orleans. 6-9pm. $175. salvationarmalm.org/nola.

14  WYES Season of Good Tastes. Each course paired with wine. Proceeds benefit WYES. Tommy’s Cuisine, 746 Tchoupitoulas St. 6:30pm. wyes.org/events.

14-18  The Boys Next Door. Delgado Drama Hall, Isaac Delgado Hall, 615 City Park Ave. (504) 671-6616.

15 Open House. Cedarwood School, 607 Heavens Dr, Mandeville. 9am. (985) 845-7111. cedarwoodschool.com.

15 Shadow Days.Northlake Christian School, 70104 Wolverine Dr, Covington. 8:15am. (985) 635-0508. northlakechristian.org.

16 Arsene Delay “A Song for Lil.”Dew Drop Jazz Hall, 430 Lamarque St, Mandeville. 6:30-9pm. dewdropjazzhall.com.

16  Business and Breakfast.Jefferson Chamber of Commerce. Bonefish Grill, 4848 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie. 7:45-9:30am. Members, $10; nonmembers, $20. jeffersonchamber.org.

16  Friday Nites on the Square. Live music by The Fleurtations. Terra Bella, 100 Terra Bella Blvd, Covington. 5:30-8:30pm. terrabellavillage.com.

17 Abita Springs Opry.Last Chance Bluegrass Band, The Raisins, Kim Carson and The Electrifying Crown Seekers. Abita Springs Town Hall. (985) 892-0711.

17 Falaya Fest.Full lineup of musical talent, food, drinks and more benefitting NAMI St. Tammany. Bogue Falaya Park, 213 Park Dr, Covington. 11am-9pm. Children 10 and under, free; advance, $18; gate, $20. (210) 284-7969. falayafest.com.

17  New Orleans Heart Walk.Lasalle Park, 6600 Airline Dr, Metairie. Start, 8am. heart.org.

17  Rach & Bach Gala Concert. A benefit celebrating 100 years of The English Speaking Union. Orpheum Theater, 129 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans. 7:30pm. lpomusic.comrachandbach.com.

17  Whimsie Artists of New Orleans Fall Art Show. City Park Peristyle, 42 Dreyfous Dr. 10am-4pm. facebook.com/WhimsiesArtofNewOrleans.

18 Third Sunday Concert Series.Mad Dogs and Englishmen,vocal trio with piano and cello. Christ Episcopal Church, 120 S. New Hampshire St, Covington. 5pm. Free. (985) 892-3177.

22 Run for Hope Turkey Trot.All proceeds benefit M.D. Anderson Network. “Run For Hope” honoring Vince Lombardo. Terra Bella, 100 Terra Bella Blvd, Covington. Registration, 7am; one-mile fun run, 7:30am; 5k, 8am. covingtonprintworks.com.

22  Tammany Turkey Trop & Northshore Food Bank Drive.5K and 5-mile runs courses. Starts and ends at St. Tammany Parish Justice Center, 701 N Columbia St, Covington. 8-10am.  tammanyturkeytrot.com.

23  Martina McBride: Joy of Christmas.Beau Rivage Theatre, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, 875 Beach Blvd, Biloxi. beaurivage.com.

23-Dec 24  Christmas in the Country.Special shopping events, strolling musicians, carolers, refreshments and door prizes sponsored by the Covington Business Association, Lee Lane Merchants, and the City of Covington. Downtown Covington. (985) 892-1873.

23-Dec 30  Audubon Zoo Lights. Audubon Zoo Lights presented by Children’s Hospital. auduboninstitute.org.

23-Dec 31  Magic Christmas in Lights.Bellingrath Gardens and Home, 12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd, Theodore, Ala. 5-9pm. (251) 973-2217. bellingrath.org.

23-Jan 1  Celebration in the Oaks. New Orleans City Park. neworleanscitypark.com.

25 125thTeddy Bear Tea.Holiday food, specialty teas, tasty pastries, Santa and Mrs. Claus, and sparkling wine and mimosas for mom and dad. The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way. (504) 335-3129. therooseveltneworleans.com.

26  Cyber Funday. Palm Village, A Signature Lilly Pulitzer Store, 2735 US 190, Mandeville. (985) 778-2547.

27-Dec 2  On Your Feet! Presented by Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans. Saenger Theatre. neworleans.broadway.com.

30 Robin Barnes.Dew Drop Jazz Hall, 430 Lamarque St, Mandeville. 6:30-9pm. dewdropjazzhall.com.

30  Sippin’ in the Courtyard. Maison Dupuy Hotel, 1001 Toulouse St. 5-8pm. maisondupuy.com.

30-Dec 2  Christmas Extravaganza Arts and Crafts Expo.St Tammany Parish Fairgrounds, 1304 N. Columbia St, Covington. 10am-5pm. Adults, $15; 12 and under, free. (985) 966-7863.

30-Dec 9  The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Musical.30 by Ninety Theatre, Mandeville. (844) THE-3090. 30byninety.com.

DECEMBER 

1 Breakfast with Santa. Portrait with Santa by Heidi Bowers Photography, Santa’s winter wonderland, story time with Mrs. Claus, special gift from Santa. Our Lady of the Lake School, 316 Lafitte St, Mandeville. 10am. (985) 626-5678. 

1 Madisonville Mamma’s Bake-Off. American Factory Direct Furniture, 218 New Camellia Blvd, Covington. afd-furniture.com.

1 Merry Madisonville & Lighting of the Oaks.Parade, caroling, kid’s activities, photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus and more. Madisonville Town Hall, 403 Saint Francis St. 4-8pm. (985) 845-9824.

1 Northshore Food Truck Festival. Good food, live music and family fun hosted by The Friends of the Harbor Center. Indoors if rain. Northshore Harbor Center, 100 Harbor Center Blvd, Slidell. 11am-4pm. (985) 781-3650. northshoreharborcenter.com.

12  On Your Feet! Presented by Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans. Saenger Theatre. neworleans.broadway.com.

1-9 The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Musical.30 by Ninety Theatre, Mandeville. (844) THE-3090. 30byninety.com.

1-30  Audubon Zoo Lights. Audubon Zoo Lights presented by Children’s Hospital. auduboninstitute.org.

131  Magic Christmas in Lights.Bellingrath Gardens and Home, 12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd, Theodore, Ala. 5-9pm. (251) 973-2217. bellingrath.org.

1-Jan 1 Celebration in the Oaks. New Orleans City Park. neworleanscitypark.com.

1-2, 8-9, 15-24 125thTeddy Bear Tea.Holiday food, specialty teas, tasty pastries, Santa and Mrs. Claus, and sparkling wine and mimosas for mom and dad. The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way. (504) 335-3129. therooseveltneworleans.com.

1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Camellia City Farmers Market. 1808 Front St, Slidell. 8am-12pm. camelliacitymarket.org.

1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Covington Farmers Market. 609 N Columbia St. 8am-12pm. covingtonfarmersmarket.org.

1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Mandeville Trailhead Market. 675 Lafitte St. 9am-1pm. mandevilletrailheadmarket.com.

2 Christmas at TerraBella.Live holiday music, hot chocolate, Christmas crafts, Santa Clause and more. Terra Bella, 100 Terra Bella Blvd, Covington. 3-6pm. Photo with Santa, $10; TerraBella Express rider, $5. Coat drive donations requested. terrabellavillage.com.

2 Tea with Santa.Photo with Santa, champagne for adults, tea service, gift from Santa, music and more. Southern Hotel, 428 E Boston St, Covington. 2-4pm. Adults, $80; ages 2-9, $60. (844) 866-1907.

2-8 Shop Local Artists Week.Throughout St. Tammany Parish and Louisiana. Includes St. Tammany’s Holiday Festival of Arts on Dec 2 on N Columbia St, Covington. shoplocalartistsweek.com.

2, 9, 16, 23, 30  Abita Springs Art and Farmers Market. Trailhead Park. 12-4pm. townofabitasprings.com/farmers-market.

4, 11, 18, 25 Live Jazz Tuesdays.The Barrel Wine Bar, 69305 Hwy 21, Covington.6-8pm. barrelwinebar.com.

5, 12, 19, 26 Covington Farmers Market. Covington Trailhead, 419 N New Hampshire. 10am-2pm. covingtonfarmersmarket.org.

6, 13, 20, 27  Live Music Thursdays. The Barrel Wine Bar, 69305 Hwy 21, Covington. 6-9pm. barrelwinebar.com.

7  Christmas with Aaron Neville. Beau Rivage Theatre, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, 875 Beach Blvd, Biloxi. beaurivage.com.

7  Olde Towne Crawl.Live music, local vendors, art, crafts, food, drinks and more. 2200 Block of Carey St, Slidell. 5-10pm. facebook.com/oldetownmainst.

7 Sips of the Season.Old Mandeville bars, pubs and restaurants. Mugs available at K. Gee’s Restaurants, Varsity Sports, Cameo Boutique, Blent Juice Bar, Das Schulerhaus Gift Gallery & Christmas Boutique. 5-9pm. (985) 624-3147. oldmandevillebiz.com.

7-9 Christmas in the Country.Old fashioned family fun and shopping. St. Francisville. (225) 635-3873. stfrancisvillefestivals.com.

7, 9 Ring Out Wild Bells.Northshore Performing Arts Society. Dec 7, Hosanna Lutheran Church, Mandeville. Dec 9, Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Slidell. npassingers.org.

7, 14, 21, 28  “Legacies for All” estate planning day. Schedule time for a legacy/estate plan, which includes a will, power of attorney and living will. Christie Tournet & Associates, 1795 W Causeway App, Suite 103A, Mandeville. 10:30am-2:30pm. $500. (985) 951-2177.

8 A Christmas Past Festival.Arts and crafts, food and beverage booths, bands and strolling caroling groups. Girod St, Mandeville. 9am-3pm. cityofmandeville.com.

8 Christmas Tour of Homes.Tour contemporary homes in West Feliciana Parish. (225) 635-3364. stfrancisvillefestivals.com.

8 Deck the Rails.Santa, children activities and lighting of the Covington Trailhead. 419 N New Hampshire St. 4-7pm. (985) 892-1873.

8 Running of the Santas.Warehouse District, New Orleans. runningofthesantas.com.

8 Winter on the Water. Santa arrives by boat, marching parade from harbor to Gazebo, performances and lighting of the lakefront live oaks.Lakeshore Dr, Mandeville. 4-6pm. cityofmandeville.com.

8-10 Holiday Promo Event.Palm Village, A Signature Lilly Pulitzer Store, 2735 US 190, Mandeville. (985) 778-2547.

9 Christmas on the Northshore Concert.St. Timothy Choir, Northshore Orchestra, St. Timothy Youth Chorale and Children’s Music Ensembles and well-loved soloists. St. Timothy on the Northshore UMC, 335 Asbury Dr, Mandeville. 3pm and 7pm. (985) 626-3307.

9  History and Holly Tour.Seven Covington homes presented by the Covington Heritage Foundation. Begins at Bogue Falaya Hall, 317 N Jefferson Ave. $20. covingtonheritagefoundation.com.

11Open House.Northlake Christian School, 70104 Wolverine Dr, Covington. 9am. (985) 635-0508. northlakechristian.org. 

11-12  Volunteer Auxiliary Collective Goods Semi-Annual Gift Sale. A portion of proceeds benefits St. Tammany Parish charities. Lakeview Regional Medical Center, Main Entrance, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd, Covington. Dec 11, 10am-5pm; Dec 12, 8am-3pm. lakeviewregional.com.

11-15  Holiday Open House and Artisan Trunk Show.Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, 875 Beach Blvd, Biloxi. beaurivage.com.

13  Candlelight Caroling.Covington Trailhead, 419 N. New Hampshire St. 7-8pm. (985) 892-1873. covla.com.

13 Shadow Days.Northlake Christian School, 70104 Wolverine Dr, Covington. 8:15am. (985) 635-0508. northlakechristian.org. 

14 Shake ’Em Up Jazz Band.Dew Drop Jazz Hall, 430 Lamarque St, Mandeville. 6:30-9pm. dewdropjazzhall.com.

15-16  Mug Promo Event.Palm Village, A Signature Lilly Pulitzer Store, 2735 US 190, Mandeville. (985) 778-2547.

16 Beethoven and Blue Jeans: LPO’s Yuletide Celebration.Slidell Municipal Auditorium, 2056 Second St.2:30pm. (504) 523-6530.lpomusic.com.

16 Brunch with Santa.BR Prime, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, 875 Beach Blvd, Biloxi. 10am-3pm. beaurivage.com.

16 Third Sunday Concert Series.A Christmas Brass Spectacular. Christ Episcopal Church, 120 S. New Hampshire St, Covington. 5pm. Free. (985) 892-3177.

16-20  Photos with Santa.The Buffet, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, 875 Beach Blvd, Biloxi. 5-9pm. beaurivage.com.

18-23  Elf.Presented by Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans. Saenger Theatre. newolreans.broadway.com.

21 Baroque Christmas with the LPO.Featuring Handel’s Messiah.First Baptist Church of Covington, 16333 Hwy 1085. 7:30pm. $20-$55. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.com.

22-31  NOLA ChristmasFest. Ice skating rink, ice slides, holiday characters, themed inflatables, arts and crafts, gingerbread house exhibit, Kringle Carousel, Winter Whirl, Snowball Fight area, Snowy Summit climbing wall, food, drinks and the world’s tallest snowman. New Orleans Ernest M. Morial Convention Center, Hall H. nolachristmasfest.com.