Apr 22, 2016

Market Fest

New Orleans Jazz Market, 1436 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., 504.371.5849, phnojm.org

May 07, 2016

The John Besh Foundation Presents: A Crawfish Boil

1-5 pm. The home of celebrity chef John Besh and wife Jenifer; Slidell, La.; johnbeshfoundation.org

Apr 21, 2016

1970 Jazzfest Movies

6 and 7:30 pm. Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., 504.523.3939, musicatthemint.org

Apr 26, 2016


8 pm. W French Quarter Hotel, 316 Chartres St., 504.581.1200, wfrenchquarter.com

Apr 21, 2016

Woodrow Nash and Tony Savoie

6 pm. Angela King Gallery, 241 Royal St., 504.524.8211, angelakinggallery.com

May 04-19, 2016

Cypress String Quartet presents "Beethoven in the City"

This series of free pop-up concerts held in each of the city’s 11 districts celebrates the 20th and final season of the Cypress String Quartet. Over the past 20 years, the quartet has performed throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America; it has collaborated with artists including Michael Franti of Spearhead; and has been heard on the Netflix show “House of Cards.” 415.500.2150, cypressquartet.com

Apr 29 - May 01, 2016

Startup Fair SF

This contemporary art fair brings together over 40 solo exhibitions featuring works in a variety of mediums by underrepresented artists from around the country. Hotel Del Sol, 3100 Webster St., startupfair.com

Apr 15 - Nov 18, 2016

“In Search of Great Men: A Solo Exhibition by McNair Evans”

For over three years, photographer McNair Evans has embarked on countless Amtrak journeys, interviewing and photographing fellow passengers and the surrounding landscapes. The exhibit features original photography from the project accompanied by passenger-written journals. On view at San Francisco City Hall. sfartscommission.org

Apr 16 - Oct 02, 2016

“Equilibrium: A Paul Kos Survey” at di Rosa

This solo exhibition of Bay Area conceptual artist Paul Kos features sculpture, film, video, photography and works on paper. On May 21, the gallery hosts a curator’s walk through followed by a public pétanque (an outdoor game similar to bocce ball) tournament with the artist. 5200 Carneros Hwy., Napa, 707.226.5991, dirosaart.org

May 27-29, 2016

Bottlerock Napa Valley

The music, wine, food and craft brew festival returns to Napa with headliners Stevie Wonder, Florence + The Machine and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Other names include Lenny Kravitz, Grouplove and Buddy Guy. 575 3rd St., Napa, bottlerocknapavalley.com