Eatmoor in Broadmoor
5 p.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center, 4300 S. Broad St., (504) 596-2660
The food truck roundup features Burgers Ya Heard, King Creole, Grilling Shilling and Imperial Woodpecker Snoballs. There is music by Shotgun Double. Free admission.
Sippin' in Seersucker
6 p.m.-9 p.m. Friday
The Shops at Canal Place, 333 Canal St., (504) 522-9200
The fundraiser features a seersucker fashion contest, music by the Luke Winslow-King String Band and Smoking Time Jazz Club, an open bar and food by restaurants including Angeline, Banana Blossom Thai Cafe, Barcadia, Gordon Biersch, The Fountain Lounge at the Roosevelt Hotel, Ms. Linda's Yakamein, Silk Road and others. Call (504) 539-9616 for tickets. General admission $55 in advance, $35 for Ogden Museum members; $65 at the door, $45 Ogden members.
Kids in the Kitchen: Chicken
10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. & noon-1 p.m. Saturday
Southern Food & Beverage Museum, 1504 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., (504) 267-7490
The kids' cooking classes feature a lesson on making and breading chicken nuggets (10:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.) for children ages 7-11 and a class on making barbecue sauce and baking drumsticks (noon-1 p.m.) for children ages 12-15. Tickets $15 per child, $10 for Southern Food & Beverage Museum members.