- CANS FOR A CAUSE: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Capital Area Corporate Recycling, 1400 Main St. Participants can drop off canned goods to be donated to The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. Additional drop-off location available from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at The Fresh Market, 10555 Perkins Road. (225) 379-3577 or www.cacrc.com.
- FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., North Boulevard Town Square, 200 North Blvd. Holiday event will feature art, a star canopy, snow village, music, Bethlehem Village, magical train ride, a Reindeer Run, ice skating and more. (225) 389-5520 or www.brgov.com/dept/ddd.
- “WHO POISONED HIS MEATBALL”: 7 p.m., St. Michael High School, 17521 Monitor Ave. School’s drama department will present production. Tickets $5. (225) 755-3618.