Welcome to St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana's Northshore. We are 45 minutes north of New Orleans and the natural choice for families, foodies, nature and art lovers, and golfers. Find festivals, go shopping, tour Abita Brewery, try tubing, fishing, cycle the Tammany Trace or take a swamp tour, enjoy a wine tasting.
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A Christmas Past in Old Mandeville Saturday, December 12, 9am-3pm Celebrate the magic of the holiday season Saturday, December 12 in historic Old Mandeville. A Christmas Past Festival features over 40 vendors lining Girod Street and stretching from the trailhead to the Mandeville Lakefront. Keeping with an international theme, each block will highlight a different region: Germany, England, and France. Make merry with live music, caroling and folks in period costume, not to mention Santa. For maps and the program of events,visit the Old Mandeville Business Association's Christmas Past Festival Facebook Page.
Steinhauer Productions’ Christmas Extravaganza Arts and Crafts Expo Friday Dec. 4-Sunday, Dec. 6 at the St. Tammany Parish Fairgrounds Make your list and check it twice for the Christmas Arts and Crafts Expo! Don't be surprised if you see Santa at this incredible shopping Extravaganza featuring artists and craftspersons from a multi-state area, plus 20 food booths at the St. Tammany Parish Fairgrounds in Covington. Held from 10am-5pm each day, admission is $5 for adults and is free for 12 and under. For more info, go to www.steinhauerproductions.com Photo courtesy Michelle Newman
Slidell’s Bayou Christmas December 17-26 in Heritage Park Slidell's Bayou Christmas, held December 17-26 in Slidell's Heritage Park, features lighted displays--over 60,000 lights--animated to holiday music, plus live entertainment from local groups, churches and schools. Food and drinks prepared by local restaurants will be available, and hand-crafted gifts by local artists will be for sale. Last but not least: free photos with Santa for all children. Hours: Thurs. Dec. 17, thru Sat. Dec. 26th 6 PM til 10:00pm. Extended hours till 11PM on Fri. 12/18 and Sat. 12/19. It’s Free! Presented by the Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Louisiana.
Running to Feed the Hungry: 5th Annual Thanksgiving Day 5K Run / 2K Walk On Thursday, November 26, 2015, the Mount Olive Feeding Ministry presents the 5th Annual Thanksgiving Day Run to Feed the Hungry,...
Acoustic Country: Katie Austin & Lindsey Cardinale Live Nashville singer/songwriter, Katie Austin, and American Idol finalist, Lindsey Cardinale, will perform an acoustic show at La Carreta of Covington on...