Conveniently located along Interstate 12 in St. Tammany Parish, Covington is widely regarded as one of the most desirable communities in the region and offers a broad range of outstanding amenities.
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If we had to choose one word to describe Covington, it would be “flourishing.” The downtown area is home to many enticing restaurants (both casual and fine) and an excellent array of shops, boutiques, art galleries, and special events. The more newly-developed areas of town offer an abundance of shopping and dining options, recreational opportunities, and top-notch professional services. We can tell you with confidence that all areas of Covington feature beautiful homes. From one end of town to the other, year after year, Covington continues to thrive because its residents are tirelessly devoted to its upkeep and its prosperity.
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Covington’s downtown area is brimming with social activity and Southern elegance. Restaurants, boutiques, shops, bed and breakfasts, art galleries, museums and more line the cool, shady streets. A calendar chock-full of special events provides residents and visitors with plenty of options for entertainment and community involvement year-round.
Covington Three Rivers Art Festival
The Covington Three Rivers Art Festival, held each November, features the work of over 200 artists primarily from the Gulf Coast region. Exhibiting a stunning and diverse array of art forms, the festival attracts as many as 50,000 visitors each year.
A Taste of Covington
A Taste of Covington, held each spring since 2012, is Covington’s month-long celebration of wine and food. Events include Vintner's Dinners at some of the area’s finest restaurants, a tasting event at the St. Tammany Art Association, a Grand Tasting at the Greater Covington Center, and a Champagne Jazz Brunch at Annadele’s Plantation Restaurant.
Covington Farmers Market
The Covington Farmers Market, held every Wednesday and Saturday, features the area’s finest fresh produce, plants, eggs, milk, cheese, meat, poultry, and seafood. The Market also offers prepared food such as jam and jelly, juice and popsicles, Greek and Mediterranean food, authentic Mexican salsas and tamales, and much more. Live music, usually by talented local musicians, is regularly provided at this fun and friendly event.
Tammany Trace, a beautiful hike and bike trail that winds through five communities in St. Tammany Parish, includes access points and a bike rental point in Covington.
Sunset at the Landing
Sunset at the Landing, held once a month from March through October under a lush canopy of live oaks at the river landing, is a free outdoor concert that features some of the area’s most talented artists. Guests bring their own chairs and refreshments, then relax and enjoy an evening of friendly company and good music.
These are just a few of Covington’s many events and destinations. If you think you’d like to become a resident of this flourishing community, give us a call. We’d be happy to help you make Covington your new home!