Arts Calendar for May 18, 2014

Here’s what’s going on this week in the Baton Rouge area arts and cultural scene:

■ Registration is open for Astronomy Camp for ages 7-10, set for June 16-20 at the Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road. To register or for more information, call (225) 344-5272 or email swesterhaus@lasm.org.

■ Tickets are on sale for Wanderlust Theatre Company’s production of “Of Mice and Men,” which continues at 3 p.m. today, May 18, and Friday through Sunday, May 22-25, at the Theatre 810 in downtown Lafayette. Tickets are $10. For tickets, call (337) 484-0172 or visit wanderlustmen.eventbrite.com.

■ The final Sunday in the Park concert is set for 2-5 p.m. today, May 18, on the North Boulevard Town Square. The free concert will feature John Gray’s Funkin’ with Friends featuring DJ Marquis. For more information, call (225) 344.8558.

■ BREC’s Magnolia Mound Plantation, 2161 Nicholson Dr., is celebrating the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s National Preservation Month all of May. This year’s theme, “New Age of Preservation: Embark, Inspire, Engage” is meant to excite and celebrate the saving of historic places. For more information, call (225) 343-4955 or visitbrec.org/magnoliamound.

■ The St. Tammany Art Association has extended its call for entries to its 49th National Juried Artists Exhibition to Monday, May 19. The annual competition of contemporary art, open July 12 to August 9, 2014, awards up to $3,000 in a cash prizes. For more information, visit CallforEntry.org.

■ The Paul and Lulu University Art Museum, 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayettee, will present “Come Back to Sorrento: Couture for the Fine Arts” benefit fashion show at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 23.

The event will feature Raoul Blanco’s Couture Fall 2014 Collection. Tickets are limited and can be purchased for $50 at the museum store, by calling (337) 482-0817 or by visiting ullafayettefoundation.org/Events/EventsDisplay.asp?p1=25246&p2=Y&Sort=&Archive=.