Dec. 3, 6, 10, 19, 22. Hornets’ Home Games; New Orleans Arena. Information, www.nba.com/hornets.

Dec. 3. Pat O’Brien’s 75th Anniversary Block Party; 718 St. Peter St. Information, 525-4823, www.patobriens.com.

Dec. 4. Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra’s Holiday Concert; Pontchartrain Center. Information, 523-6530, www.lpomusic.com.

Dec. 7, 28. Saints home games; Louisiana Superdome. Information, www.neworleanssaints.com.

Dec. 11. “PhotoNOMA”; New Orleans Museum of Art. Information, www.photonola.org.

Dec. 13-14. Preservation Resource Center’s Holiday Home Tour; throughout the Garden District. Information, www.prcno.org.

Dec. 13. “Lawn View: A Family Holiday Celebration”; Longue Vue House and Gardens. Information, 488-5488, www.longuevue.com.

Through Dec. 14. A Christmas Carol; Slidell Little Theatre. Information, (985) 643-0556, www.slidell-slt.org.

Dec. 14. New Orleans Magazine’s Chefs Celebration; Muriel’s. Information, 828-1380. www.neworleansmagazine.com.

Dec. 19. Caroling in Jackson Square. Information, 524-8432, www.patioplanters.org.

Dec. 19-21. Delta Festival Ballet’s The Nutcracker; Roussel Hall (Loyola University). Information, 888-0931, www.deltafestivalballet.com.

Dec. 21. New Orleans Bowl; Louisiana Superdome. Information, www.neworleansbowl.com.

Dec. 23. Shira Kline and the ShirLaLa band performance, plus community menorah lighting; Jewish Community Center. Information, 897-0143.
Dec. 31. Pop-A-Cork; New Orleans City Park. Information, 483-9376, www.friendsofcitypark.com.

Dec. 31. Morning 40 Federation plus Bobby Adams; One Eyed Jacks. Information, 569-8361, www.oneeyedjacks.net.