Brews for the Beat
7 p.m. Wednesday
M Bistro, Ritz-Carlton, 921 Canal St. third floor, (504) 524-1331
The four-course dinner features pairings with beers from NOLA Brewing. For each ticket, $10 will be donated to The Roots of Music, the after-school music training program. Jeremy Davenport performs in the Davenport Lounge, and for every NOLA Brewing beer sold, $1 will be donated to The Roots of Music. Dinner $65.
Mid-City Porch Crawl
6:30 p.m. Friday
Evangeline Lounge, 4501 Toulouse St.
The Halloween-themed Porch Crawl fundraiser features food and drink from local restaurants served at homes in Mid-City. Small groups depart from the Evangeline Lounge and visit six nearby sites. Proceeds benefit the Mid-City Neighborhood Organization. Tickets $40 MCNO members, $50 non-members, $25 designated drivers.
11 a.m. & 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday
Le Salon, Windsor Court Hotel, 300 Gravier St., (504) 596-4773
The events feature tea, scones with preserves, cream and lemon curd, tea sandwiches, sweets and chocolates. The Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium presents some of its creepier inhabitants. Costumes encouraged. Tickets $37, children $27.