**THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO LATER DATES TO BE DETERMINED.
All tickets purchased will be honored towards the new dates and reissued. For more information, visit www.atasteofcovington.com.
A Taste of Covington Food, Wine, Music & Art Festival, presented by Gulf Coast Bank, April 1-30, 2020, is an annual event revolving around Covington's stellar restaurants, arts-loving culture and the St. Tammany Art Association's "Spring for Art" in Historic Downtown Covington, Louisiana.
Following are featured events*, locations and participating restaurants.
*Subject to change; visit www.atasteofcovington.com for the most current information.
Wednesdays and Thursdays through the month of April
6:30pm Icebreaker/Drinks, 7:00pm Seating
Admission: Varies, $65-125, inclusive.
For the first time, food lovers will be able to explore all of Covington's fantastic dining options, all month long! ATOC moves from two days of Vintner's Dinners to two days each week--Wednesdays and Thursdays--in April 2020. Each participating restaurant will host all-inclusive dinners of four or more courses with wine pairings. Reservations are required and seating is limited at each location. See links to restaurants for menus, wine pairings and prices.
April 1 - Wednesday: Gallagher's Grill
April 1 - Wednesday: Del Porto Ristorante
April 2 - Thursday: Seiler Bar
April 2 - Thursday: Annadele's Plantation
April 8 - Wednesday: Oxlot 9
April 9 - Thursday: Forks and Corks
April 15 - Wednesday: Gallagher's Grill
April 22 - Wednesday: Barrel Wine Bar
April 23 - Thursday: Meribo
April 29 - Wednesday: Pyre Provisions
April 30 - Thursday: LOLA
SPECIAL EVENTS, APRIL 3-5
Friday, April 3 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Festa del Vino
at St. Tammany Art Association, 320 N. Columbia St.
Admission: $65. Ages 21+
Fine Wine-Tasting. $65 per ticket includes logo wine glass, premium wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres. Live music by the Ben Redwine Duo. Includes logo wine glass, premium wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres. Limited to 100 tickets, sold online only; sales end April 3 (if available). Sponsored by Parish President Mike Cooper.
Saturday, April 4 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm
The Grand Tasting
Bogue Falaya Hall, 317 N. Jefferson Avenue, Covington
Admission: $55. Ages 21+
Sample over 70 wines and enjoy live music under two tents attached to the store's wine warehouse, which holds the largest selection of wines in the south. Live music by Christy & the Rascals.
Includes logo wine glass, wine tasting, cheeses and light fare. Limited to 375 tickets; sales end April 4 (if available).
Sunday, April 5 - 11:00am
Champagne Jazz Brunch
Annadeles Plantation Restaurant, 71518 Chestnut St., Covington
Admission: $50. Ages 21+
Brunch with live jazz music by Steppin' Up. By reservation only. Must be at least 21 to attend.
Tickets and details will be available at www.aTasteofCovington.com as the event nears. No tickets are sold at the door...purchase tickets online only! A Taste of Covington events are 21 years or older for adult entertainment (no children, babies or pets). Events have sold out each year, so be sure to purchase/reserve early.
Proceeds from A Taste of Covington benefit advertising and marketing for local businesses through the non-profits Covington Business Association and St. Tammany Art Association and others throughout the year.
The Covington Business Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to representing and advancing the interest of local businesses in Historic Downtown Covington. Free parking in oxlots and side streets throughout the walkable district. A Taste of Covington's office is located at 427 N. Theard St. Suite 230, Covington.
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