Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner, (504) 461-9475
Kelly Fouchi directs the musical adaptation of J.M. Barrie's story about Peter, Wendy, Tinker Bell and their adventures in Neverland. General tickets $37, seniors $35, children $32. 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday (July 16-18) and 2 p.m. Sunday (July 19).
Back-to-School Rally & Fun Fest
New Orleans Public Library, Main Library, 219 Loyola Ave., (504) 596-2602
The fest features live music, rock climbing, hula hooping, video games, a spoken-word workshop and a teen literacy lounge. There's also a food truck, free pizza and snowballs, a school supplies giveaway and free health screenings. 10 a.m. to noon Saturday (July 18).
Ice Cream Social
Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Road, (504) 488-5488
The lawn party features ice cream, outdoor games and a bounce house. Animal Rescue New Orleans offers adoptable pets for kids to meet. Party is weather permitting. Non-member admission is $8; children under 2 are free. 10 a.m.-noon Saturday (July 18).