Join a fun, interactive painting class at Le Méridien New Orleans, part of its Art + Aperitifs series. Today, artist Kristin Malone will lead the class in a Mardi Gras themed work, and a free glass of wine will lead the class to loosened brushes. All painting supplies are provided. Extended happy hour pricing will also be available throughout the event. 5:30 pm–8:30 pm. 333 Poydras Street. $37. artandaperitifsmardigras.eventbrite.com.