Covington has a mix of art galleries, boutiques, shops, and restaurants downtown. It is known for its food, music, and the arts. Farmer's markets and festivals take place throughout the year. The Rockin' the Rails free concert series happens twice per year as well as the monthly Sunset at the Landing concert series from March through October. Fuhrmann Performing Arts presents local and regional entertainment and theatrical performances. Two historical museums educate visitors on Covington's history. A microbrewery offers free family-friendly tours and there is no shortage of dining options, ranging from local cuisine to international, including Middle Eastern, Asian, Italian, and Mexican.
A city in St. Tammany Parish, Covington, Louisiana, is a small riverside city that is part of the New Orleans, Metairie and Kenner metropolitan areas. There are mostly residential single family homes in this community of eight square miles, which is known for its Southern charm and historic homes and buildings. The downtown area is known for cottages surrounded by lush greenery and ancient oaks.SHOW MORE