Welcome to Louisiana's Northshore
Welcome to St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana’s Northshore. We’re 45 minutes north of New Orleans – and a world away. The Northshore is the natural choice for families, foodies, nature lovers, golfers and art enthusiasts. Come enjoy our great attractions, relaxed atmosphere and fantastic dining (we’ll feed you well). Find fun and funky festivals, eclectic shopping, and urban pleasures in communities surrounded by beautiful green spaces. Cycle the Tammany Trace or take a swamp tour, gallery-hop, hunt antiques and enjoy a wine tasting – we offer a feast for all the senses.
|12th Annual Cruisin' On the River Car Show|
Saturday May 18, 10AM-4PM on the Tchefuncte River in Madisonville
Spectators can enjoy one of the best car shows in the South and music by Gypsy River Band at this free event. Food and drinks are available for purchase, or participate in the silent auction and raffle! Entrants can register the day of at Madisonville Town Hall for $20 beginning at 9am, in many different categories. Come cruise or just watch the Water St. parade beginning on the north side at noon. Judging begins at 1 p.m. and results and awards are presented at 3 p.m. inside town hall. Presented by Madisonville Chamber and benefitting the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime...Read more
|Concert at the Historic Dew Drop |
May 25 featuring Detective Fish and Linnzi Zaorski
Catch the last concert in the Spring series from 6:30 - 9:30 PM featuring Detective Fish and Linnzi Zaorski at the Dew Drop, located in the 400 block of Lamarque St. in Mandeville. Come a little early to get a seat on the benches or bring your lawn chairs to listen from the lawn. Admission $10. The Dew Drop Social and Benevolent Hall opened in 1895 by a group of civic-minded African-American residents as a venue for raising funds for needy individuals in their community. Among the great jazz musicians that performed there were Buddy Petit and Louis Armstrong.
|Jazz 'n the Vines: Spring Outdoor Concert Series|
Begins April 6 at Pontchartrain Vineyards
Celebrate Louisianaâ€™s rich cultural heritage of food, wine, and music during this popular outdoor concert series in the middle of St. Tammanyâ€™s own award-winning Pontchartrain Vineyards. Purchase delicious food from local vendors and PV wines like the 2011 Roux St. Louis or the 2010 Zydeco Rosato. Bring a flashlight, picnic dinner, blanket or chairs, and toast a memorable evening of music among the vines. No outside alcohol allowed. 6:30-9:00 PM, gates open at 5:00 PM. $10 p/p admission, children 12 and under free. 81250 Old Military Road (Hwy. 1082) Bush, north of Covington. Concert series schedule:
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