Abita Brewing Company Tap Room - (985) 893-3143
Pints and growlers to go; Thu & Fri: 2-6P, Sat: 12-6P, Sun: 12-3P
Old School Eats, St. Tammany Parish – (985) 773-2461
30 by Ninety Theatre -- Temporarily closed. Now enrolling summer theater camps, ages 7-17, June through August.
Angling Adventures of Louisiana -- Open for fishing charters.
Abita Brewery Tap Room & Tours -- Open for to-go pints and growlers. Temporary hours: 2-6 p.m. Thu-Fri, 12-6 p.m. Sat, 12-3 p.m. Sun. Follow floor markers.
Abita Mystery House -- Temporarily closed.
Bayou Lacombe Museum -- Open for tours by appointment at email@example.com or via Facebook appointment request. Open to public without appointment beginning June 4; open days Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Brooks' Bike Shops, Covington, Mandeville and Slidell locations -- Open for rentals, repairs, sales and service.
Cajun Encounters -- Open with new cleaning protocols for three tours daily: 9:30 a.m., 12:15 p.m. and 2:45 p.m. Limited to 9 passengers and one captain per boat. Click here to take a virtual tour of the Honey Island Swamp with all of its springtime life. Book online or call (504) 834-1770.
Chafunkta Brewing Company -- Open for grab-and-go service. Modified hours, 5-7 p.m. Mon-Fri, 2-4 p.m. Sat. and 1-4 p.m. Sun.
Covington Farmer's Market - Modified & open Wednesday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The market currently features grab-n-go service and select vendors offer pre-ordering.
Cutting Edge Theater -- Temporarily closed.
Delaune Sailing Charters -- Temporarily closed.
Dr. Wagner's Honey Island Swamp Tours -- Open for private tours. Call for reservations and tour times, (985) 641-1769.
Global Wildlife Center -- Open for private tours only. Office hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Tour times 8:15 a.m. thru 3:15 p.m. Reservations required, call (985) 796-3585.
H.J. Smith's Son General Store & Museum -- Open regular hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri; 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Wed, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.
Insta-gator Ranch & Hatchery -- Temporarily closed; plans to open before end of May. They will be conducting guided tours at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Group sizes will be limited to about 20 persons; check their website for availability.
Kids Konnection Playground -- Temporarily closed.
Lake Pontchartrain Maritime Museum -- Temporarily closed; now accepting registrations for Junior Explorers summer camps for Grades 2-4 and 5-7.
Madisonville Historic Museum -- Temporarily closed.
Northshore Hydro Sports -- Modified kayak rentals.
Otis House Museum -- Temporarily closed.
Pearl River Eco Tours -- Temporarily closed.
Playmakers Theater -- Opens July 10-26 for musical production, "A Chorus Line."
Pontchartrain Vineyards -- Open Thursday through Sunday 12PM to 4PM. As of May 20th, the June Jazz'n the Vines concerts have been cancelled.
St. Tammany Parish Visitor Center -- Temporarily closed.
St. Tammany Art Association - Temporarily closed.
Slidell Little Theatre -- Temporarily closed.
Wicked Fishing Charters -- Temporarily closed.
Abita Creek Flatwoods Preserve -- All facilities are temporarily closed. Walking trails are currently open.
Abita Springs Trailhead & Park -- Park, pavilion and restrooms are open with social distancing allowed. Museum, playground and splash pad are closed.
Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge -- Bayou Lacombe Visitor Center temporarily closed, walking paths open.
Bogue Falaya Park -- Open. Restrictions in kayak and canoe launch area during rain/flooding events.
Camp Salmen Nature Park -- Open; playground closed to the public. Hours: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Staff available sporadically.
City of Covington Parks -- Open.
City of Mandeville Parks -- Temporarily closed.
City of Slidell Parks (Heritage, Frtichie, John Slidell and Possum Hollow Parks) -- Open with modified operations. Open areas include outdoor recreation areas, tennis courts, neighborhood parks (excluding playground equipment), Heritage Park boat launch and Raising Cane's Camellia City Bark Park. For more information, click here.
Fairview-Riverside State Park -- Open. Out-of-state bookings are canceled through the duration of Phase One. Louisiana residents may book campsites, cabins, lodges and meeting rooms for dates throughout Phase One.
Fontainebleau State Park -- Open. Out-of-state bookings are canceled through the duration of Phase One. Louisiana residents may book campsites, cabins, lodges and meeting rooms for dates throughout Phase One.
Lake Ramsey Savannah Wildlife Management Area (LRSWMA) -- Field office closed. Currently open for outdoor recreation. Visitors still need to adhere to all WMA regulations (i.e. free self-clearing permit via paper or on the app, fishing/hunting seasons).
Mandeville Lakefront -- Open for walking, biking, & jogging on the walking path only. Playgrounds are closed. No picnicking, chairs, hammocks or other forms of social gathering.
Northshore Beach -- Temporarily closed.
Pearl River Wildlife Management Area (PRWMA) -- Field office closed. Currently open for outdoor recreation. Visitors still need to adhere to all WMA regulations (i.e. free self-clearing permit via paper or on the app, fishing/hunting seasons).
PRWMA Shooting Range -- Temporarily closed.
Pelican Park -- Administrative buildings and indoor facilities are temporarily closed. All outdoor recreation sites are currently open and limited to 10 people per area. The hours are 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
St. Tammany Fishing Pier -- Open 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. every day. Pier will be staffed sporadically. Restrooms will be cleaned throughout the day. Patrons should plan to exercise best practices for prevention when using these facilities, including: social distancing, wearing a mask and frequent hand washing.
Sunset Point Fishing Pier -- Open.
Tammany Trace -- Open 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Bayou Lacombe Bridge closes at 7 p.m. Restrooms will be cleaned throughout the day. Patrons should plan to exercise best practices for prevention when using these facilities, including: social distancing, wearing a mask and frequent hand washing.
Armbruster Artworks – Visual art instruction by Gretchen Armbruster via YouTube. (985) 630-6295, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dancescape Studio – Dance classes by Jessica Boudreau. (985) 630-0600, email@example.com
Louisiana Academy of Performing Arts presents Virtual Community Classes - Music and dance classes free to the community via Zoom. For a list of upcoming classes and to register, click here.
Painting with a Twist Mandeville – Order painting kits to ship to your home. (985) 626-6272, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pandorium Belly Dance Company – American Cabaret, Tribal Fusion, and Polynesian dance lessons. (985) 807-4792, email@example.com
Todd Lemoine – Music lessons in guitar, bass, and ukulele. (504) 473-7903, firstname.lastname@example.org
Children's Museum of St. Tammany presents Museum Without Walls Online Programming - Join the Children's Museum Monday thru Saturday at 10AM on their Facebook page to take part in creating experiments, exploring new places virtually, and online storytime. You can click here to find out the themes for each day.
Keep Louisiana Beautiful: Rocksey Environmental Lesson - Download Rocksey's Toolbox here for K-5th lesson plans and activities teaching children about the environmental issues facing our community.
Lang House Museum Virtual Tour - Tour one of the few Anglo-Creole structures left standing in Old Mandeville, the Jean Baptiste Lang House Museum, brought to you from the Summer Video Institute of the St. Tammany School Board System. Start your tour by clicking here.
Otis House Museum Virtual Tour - Take a virtual tour of the Otis House, which was built in 1880 and resides with Fairview-Riverside State Park, brought to you by the Summer Video Institute of the St. Tammany School Board System. Click here to begin the tour.
Southern Hotel Virtual Happy Hour - Interactive broadcasts via Facebook, live from the hotel's Cypress Bar on Wednesdays at 5 PM CST. Bar tricks, tips and how-to's with mixologists Shannon and Christopher. If you're a local, order Cypress Bar signature cocktail bundles, wine, Champagne or six packs of beer and pick up curbside on Wednesdays, 12-3 PM. Order at email@example.com.
St. Tammany Parish Library Summer Reading Challenge - Enjoy books, songs, and activities via Zoom with the St. Tammany Parish Library. For a list of activities and to register, click here.
St. Tammany Parish Libraries' Curbside Service - Reserve an item (book, DVD, CD, etc.) for pickup outside the participating library, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Reserve items on the library’s website or call any of the open branches:
Causeway Branch – (985) 626-9779
Covington Branch – (985) 893-6280
Madisonville Branch – (985) 845-4819
Mandeville Branch – (985) 626-4293
Slidell Branch – (985) 646-6470
South Slidell Branch – (985) 781-0099
NOTES: For those who do not have a library card yet, the Library is also offering instant, temporary library cards (for free) on its website. Click here to apply. The Library is offering free WiFi (password-free) within the parking lots at all of its locations.
The Maple Room Virtual Trivia Night - Every Tuesday at 7 PM join Restaurant Coté via Facebook live for trivia night. It's free to join and fun for the whole family. A link will be provided for you submit your answers. Order and pick up curbside before the fun begins, too.