Eatmoor in Broadmoor
5 p.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center, 4300 S. Broad Ave., (504) 596-2660
The food truck roundup includes Diva Dawg Food Truck, La Cocinita, Burgers Ya Heard, Not Cho Average Nachos and Petite Rouge. There's live music.
Paradigm Gardens Concert Series
6:30 p.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday
Paradigm Gardens, 1131 S. Rampart St., (504) 344-9474
The urban garden hosts an outdoor dinner with food by Adolfo Garcia and Justin Devillier as well as chefs from Patois and Avo. Two Girls One Shuck serves raw oysters. Courtyard Brewery provides beer, and there are Cathead Vodka cocktails. Nayo Jones Experience performs. Tickets $60 plus $4.29 fee.
Gateway to Great Cheese — Part 2: Mozzarella, Taleggio & Swiss
7 p.m. Wednesday
St. James Cheese Company, 5004 Prytania St., (504) 899-4737
Liz Thorpe, author of The Book of Cheese, leads a tasting of mozzarella, Taleggio and Swiss cheeses and discusses how to identify similar-tasting cheeses. Wine and accompaniments included. Tickets $33, or $58 with a signed copy of The Book of Cheese.