Arnaud's Bastille Day Fete wine dinner
7 p.m. Tuesday
Arnaud's Restaurant, 813 Bienville St., (504) 523-5433
The wine dinner marking France's day of national celebration features cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, three courses paired with French wines and dessert. Dishes include braised asparagus with ricotta, pancetta and Parmesan; North Atlantic salmon with lentils and haricots verts; and lamb marinated with herbes de Provence. The dinner costs $100, including tax and tip.
Kids Club: Gardening Basics
9 a.m.-10 a.m. Saturday
ReFresh Lobby, Whole Foods Market, 300 N. Broad St., (504) 434-3364
Whole Foods Market and Sprout NOLA teach kids the basics of planting and growing garden vegetables. Admission is free, but space is limited. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot.
3 p.m.-5 p.m. Sunday
Bittersweet Confections, 725 Magazine St., (504) 523-2626
The sweet shop and Bibiddy Bobiddy Bash present a mother-daughter "princess" event featuring chocolate dipping with pretzels, cookies, marshmallows and strawberries. Water, lemonade and adult treats are included, and there is a sing-along and storytelling. A $70 ticket includes one parent and one child (fathers and boys are welcome). Call (504) 432-3837 for information.