Keep Covington Beautiful will celebrate Louisiana Arbor Day
with their annual tree give-away at the Covington Farmer’s
Market on Saturday, January 13, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. until
noon, or until the seedlings are all given away. A
variety of native bare-root seedlings will be available –
Pond Cypress, Shumard Oak, Wafer Ash, American Snowbell,
Arrowwood Viburnum, Wild Olive and River Birch.
The Saturday Covington Farmer’s Market takes place at the
600 block of Columbia Street, on the Jefferson Street
corner at the Covington Police Department. Featuring fresh
produce, prepared foods and live music.
The highly-anticipated Fine Wines for Canines charity
dinner and wine pairing to benefit St. Tammany Humane
Society takes place Friday evening, January 12, 2018 at
Annadele’s. Featuring a five-course tasting by Chef
Bonnette paired with exquisite wines, silent auctions and
much more. Reservations are $100 per person and must be
made in advance. Start the New Year off by helping the
animals of St. Tammany Humane Society.
The 1st Annual DTC Film Festival will provide a warm and
welcoming environment for filmmakers to screen their work
and interact with the audience in one of Louisiana’s most
beautiful hotels. The goal is to spotlight unique stories
and award cinematic achievements.
All films will screen at the luxurious Southern Hotel in
the heart of historic Downtown Covington. The festival
will screen shorts and features, including narratives,
documentaries and student films. Panel discussions will
take place as well as opportunities for filmmakers to
interact with judges and the audience.
The selection process will be conducted by a panel of
judges. The Southern Hotel is serving as the host of the
festival and will play no role in the selection process.
Saturday & Sunday, January 12 & 13, 2018