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A Taste of Covington 2020 – Fine Dining Throughout October

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The line-up has been posted for upcoming A Taste of Covington events including Vintner Dinners at local restaurants throughout the month of October. This is the 9th annual food, wine, music & art extravaganza hosted by A Taste of Covington, the Covington Business Association and several local sponsors.

On Wednesday and Thursday nights during October, A Taste of Covington and the Covington Business Association present Vintner Dinners by top chefs at local restaurants! Check out the 2020 line up below and click to get more information on times, menus, pairings and prices. By reservation only.

October 7 – Wednesday – Annadele’s Plantation
October 14th – Wednesday – Delporto Ristorante
October 15th – Thursday – Gallagher’s Grill
October 21st – Wednesday – Seiler Bar
October 22nd – Thursday – Pyre Provisions
October 28th – Wednesday – Dakota
October 28th – Wednesday – Half Shell Oyster House
October 29th – Thursday – Meribo

More upcoming events for A Taste of Covington include the Festa del Vino Friday, October 23rd at the St. Tammany Art Association, the Grand Tasting at Bogue Falaya Park Saturday October 24th and Annadele’s Plantation Brunch on Sunday October 25th. Visit www.atasteofcovington.com to learn more and reserve your tickets today!

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Music & Entertainment in Downtown Covington This Week

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This week is Live Music Thursdays at the Covington Brewhouse, where you can enjoy local musicians playing great music while sipping delicious Brewhouse brews. This week, Chomper’s BBQ will provide mouth watering BBQ during the jam. Bring along your instrument and sit in on a set! covingtonbrewhouse.com

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Columbia Street Rock N Blues Cafe hosts Steak Night and Comedy Night on Thursdays and Ladies Night on Fridays with Melo-D. Saturday night, it’s the Todd O’Neil Band. Bobby Blaze hosts Karaoke Wed. and Sun. rocknbluescafe.com

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Femme Festivale returns to The Green Room Friday for “femme festivale II!” 1st Wave Saturday Night Dance Party from 11 p.m. to close! Karaoke on Thursdays and Sunday Funday with live music early + DJ Spicy Fox.

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Rockin’ the Rails at the Covington Trailhead: The Yat Pack this Thursday

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Yat PackThe City of Covington continues its twelfth Rockin’ the Rails free spring concert series at the Covington Trailhead, 419 N. New Hampshire Street. The concerts are every Thursday in April from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. This Thursday features The Yat Pack!

The Yat Pack is a New Orleans-based band modeled on the 60’s Vegas Swing Era. They perform classic big band numbers by Sinatra, Prima, Dean Martin, and Bobby Darin as well as contemporary artists like Michael Bublé, Billy Joel, Joe Cocker and Harry Connick Jr. They also mix in a healthy dose of New Orleans R&B and traditional jazz. The Yat Pack delivers diversity, style and class. www.theyatpack.com

Rockin’ the Rails is presented by the City of Covington Office of Cultural Arts & Events and is sponsored by Champagne Beverage & Covington Brewhouse.   www.covla.com

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Rockin’ the Rails Spring 2015 Kicks Off Thursday!

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rockin the rails april 2015Zion HarmonizersThe City of Covington is pleased to announce its twelfth Rockin’ the Rails FREE Spring concert series at the Covington Trailhead, 419 N. New Hampshire Street. The concerts will take place every Thursday in April from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

The World Famous Zion Harmonizers kick off the spring series this Thursday, April 2nd. The Zion Harmonizers are New Orleans Gospel group that have been bringing Gospel Music to the world for over 70 years. Learn more at www.zionharmonizers.com

Rockin’ the Rails is presented by the City of Covington Office of Cultural Arts & Events and is sponsored by Champagne Beverage & Covington Brewhouse.   www.covla.com

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Celebrate Easter at The English Tea Room – Alice in Wonderland Adventure

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ETR SpringWhite_Rabbit_dressed_as_herald_blowing_trumpetThe English Tea Room celebrates Easter with a very special Easter High Tea and Children’s Easter High Tea all week! Stop in Thursday to catch Timothy Gates’ acoustic guitar playing from noon to 2 pm. Friday the English Tea Room hosts an Easter Alice in Wonderland Adventure – filled with your favorite characters from the story, egg hunts and festive craft activities. Special springtime menu items and desserts will be available all weekend!

The English Tea Room is also hosting a special Easter Sunday Brunch from 11 am – 3 pm.

Reservations are strongly recommended for all events. The English Tea Room is open 9 am – 6 pm Monday – Saturday. Call 985.898.3988 for more information.

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Last Rockin’ the Rails Concert of Fall Season Features Benny Grunch & the Bunch Thursday

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Benny Grunch & BunchNew Orleans’ own Benny Grunch and The Bunch will play the last Rockin’ the Rails concert for the 2014 season Thursday evening, October 28 from 5:30 to 7:30. The Grunch Bunch is known for their comedic take on New Orleans culture, with a local reference for every moon pie ever made. Enjoy this free Covington Trailhead Concert, Rockin’ the Rails will be back for April of next year!

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Rockin’ the Rails Fall 2014 Continues With Marcia Ball at the Covington Trailhead

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Rockin’ The Rails free concert series continues this Thursday with acclaimed local performer Marcia Ball, often described as Texas blues meets Louisiana swamp rock! The free concert is brought to you by the City of Covington and local sponsors. Bring some chairs and enjoy the show!

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Walker Percy Book Club Meetings at The English Tea Room

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The English Tea Room hosts the Walker Percy Book Club on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at 2 p.m. The meetings are designed to achieve insights into Percy’s writing by examining his personal life. Light refreshments will be served. Call 985-898-3988 for info.