Welcome to Louisiana's Northshore
Welcome to St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana's Northshore. We are 45 minutes north of New Orleans and the natural choice for families
, 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
View information about St. Tammany's Family-Friendly Mardi Gras
events and activities.
Download our FREE apps PlayNorthshore: iPhone
and EatDrinkEnjoy Louisiana’s Northshore: iPhone
These apps will guide visitors to the best seafood shops, finest dining rooms, and the best outdoor adventures on Louisiana’s Northshore.
|Jazz'n the Vines at Pontchartrain Vineyards|
Outdoor Concert Series Featuring Louisiana Music & Local Wine
Pontchartrain Vineyards touts
its outdoor concert series, Jazz’n the Vines, as “The Northshore’s Premier Music Concert Series.”
Sip wine under the stars in the vineyard as you sway to music from The Roamin’ Jasmine (5/30),
Amanda Shaw & the Cute Guys (6/13), and Los Po-Boy-Citos (6/27).
Plan to bring a blanket and chairs, flashlight, picnic dinner, and share a bottle of Pontchartrain Vineyards' wine with friends.
Taste Le Trolley, Dah Red, Zydeco Rosato and more. Admission $10, children 17 & under FREE.
No outside alcohol allowed.
|Summer's sweet in, and on, the water|
Northshore offers plenty of opportunity to make a splash
Tubing's a popular pastime when the days heat up.
Float down the lovely Bogue Chitto River, designated a
scenic waterway, through Louisiana River Adventures,
Bogue Chitto Tubing and
Rocky Bottom Tubing in Bogue Chitto State Park.
Prefer a beach? Find a stretch of heaven in Fontainebleau State Park in Mandeville: sand, gentle waves, sunshine.
Swim in sandy-banked shallow rivers at places like Land-O-Pines and Tchefuncte Family Campground.
Kayak Lake Pontchartrain. Try paddleboarding. The sweet summers you remember? Right here.
|Great spots to picnic on the Northshore|
Spread a blanket in one of our lovely parks
Celebrate the Northshore
Pack a basket or pick up po-boys. Explore one of our picnic spots.
You'll find lots of shade, picnic tables and scenery at our two state parks-Fontainebleau, off Hwy. 190 in Mandeville,
Fairview Riverside on Hwy. 22 in
Or, try Bogue Falaya Park in Covington
and Heritage Park
and John Slidell Park in Slidell.