Local Events

Columbia St. Block Party & Friday Night Events

Covington’s Columbia Street Block Party takes place this Friday, June 28, 2019 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Cars line the street with plenty of food, music and fun.

St. John’s Coffeehouse continues their Open Mic Series Friday with host Cassie (Kass) Krebs. Kass plays a short set, then the stage opens up for Open Mic. Bring your instrument and your favorite songs, and sign up on the list. St. John’s serves hot and cold coffees, teas, sandwiches, pastries and other great treats.

Wharton’s Green Room presents Uncle Daddy from 7 – 9:30 p.m. during the Block Party. Uncle Daddy is a band featuring musicians from SugarBomb, a Green Room favorite. Stop in for a hand-crafted cocktail or a draft beer, and dance a few tunes. After Block Party, it’s the Shimmy Showcase, so get ready for a night of belly dance! Beginning at 10 p.m., $5 at the door let’s you shimmy with Pandorium Belly Dance Company.

Columbia Street Rock N Blues Cafe is set up for Block Party! Rock It Productions brings the party with DJ’s inside and out, the BassWagon and Rock It Photo Booth. Celebrate Columbia St. Block Party in style, Rock It Productions style, with a newly renovated back patio & bar. Columbia Street Rock N Blues features food, drink specials, live music, pool and more.

Hoodoo Ice Cream is open for Block Party! Cool treats hit the spot on hot summer nights, so stop in and see what’s on the menu. Hint: blueberries are in season!