Local Events

This Week in Covington

Rockin’ the Rails free concert series continues this Thursday with the Cheeseburger Ranchers. Rockin’ the Rails takes place at the Covington Trailhead (419 N. New Hampshire St.) from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. every Thursday in October and April. Rockin’ the Rails is brought to you by the City of Covington and Champagne Beverage. Drinks and food available for purchase at the event. You are welcome to bring your own chairs or blanket, as seating is limited at the trailhead. Covla.com

It’s the last chance to see The Cheeseburger Ranchers for a while at this week’s Rockin’ the Rails Free Concert Series.

Sunset at the Landing takes place this Friday evening at the Columbia Street Landing. This free concert series is brought to you by the City of Covington, the Covington Farmer’s Market, and Heritage Bank of St. Tammany. The concerts take place every third Friday of the month, March through October.

This month features Lulu and the Broadsides with opening performer Phil de Gruy. Lulu and the Broadsides bring sultry blues and New Orleans r&b. Featuring Dana Kurtz on vocals, James Singleton on bass, Robert Mache on guitar, Carl Nuccio on drums and Glenn Hartman on keys. Find out more about Lulu and the Broadsides at danakurtz.com.

Biketoberfest is this Saturday, and Brooks’ Bike Shop is having a Super Bike Sale Sunday through Saturday till October 19, 2019 (Sunday). From Brooks’ Bike Shop:

“Its Back. Our most popular event of the Year. BIKETOBERFEST!
We will be Starting at Old Rail This year for lunch At Noon and ending at The Covington Trailhead where the Oxtoberfest beer fest will be going on. While Biketoberfest is free to attend you will have to purchase your own lunch and beer. Oxtoberfest is $25 i believe with all proceeds going to the boys and girls club. Its sure to be a fun filled day of bikes and beer.”

Tickets for Oxtoberfest can be found @ http://www.oxtoberfest.org/#tickets

The itinerary is as Follows:
12 noon: meet for lunch At Old Rail Brewing co. for lubch
12:45: leave for Chufunkta
1:15: Arrive at Chafunkta
2 pm: Leave for Abita Brewery
2:30 : Arrive at Abita
3:15 : Leave for Oxtoberfest beer fest

For more information, check brooksbikeshop.com or find them on Facebook!

Oxtoberfest takes place this Saturday! This is a Family Friendly Event, all proceeds go to the Covington Unit – Boys and Girls Clubs of Southeast Louisiana.