Bourbon and Burlesque
8 p.m.-11 p.m. Saturday
Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St. (504) 528-3800
The fundraiser features aerialists and performers from local burlesque troupes, food from Bourbon House and a variety of bourbons from Buffalo Trace, Woodford Reserve, Wild Turkey and others.
Summer Solstice Celebration
5 p.m.-8 p.m. Saturday
Good Eggs, 1746 Tchoupitoulas St. (504) 777-3380
The solstice party features a hog roast and samples of prepared foods and produce from Good Eggs suppliers. There also are games and contests. Admission includes one food ticket and one drink ticket. Admission $5 in advance, $10 at the door.
Louisiana Catfish Festival
St. Gertrude the Great Catholic Church, 17324 Highway 631, Des Allemands, (985) 758-7542
The festival features catfish sauce piquant, catfish boulettes, fried catfish and other seafood dishes. There also are amusement rides, kids' games, raffles, crafts and more.