Nightmare on Columbia
    Dates: October 29, 2022
    Time: 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM
    Price: $30 for sip & stroll; concert is free
    Location: Downtown Covington and Covington Trailhead
    Address: 419 N. New Hampshire St., Covington, LA 70433

The Covington Business Association and City of Covington present the 2nd Annual Nightmare on Columbia, a stroll, costume contest and free concert on Saturday, Oct. 29!

Halloween costumes and revelry will fill Columbia Street in Downtown Covington as strollers go from tent to tent to sample 20+ craft cocktails and craft beers served by local businesses. Stroll patrons can also choose to participate in a costume contest, where cash prizes will be awarded for the best single costume ($100) and best group costume ($350; 2+ people). The evening will conclude with a FREE public concert at the Covington Trailhead featuring Deja Vu Band

Nightmare on Columbia will take place rain or shine, 5-9:30 p.m. In the event of severe weather, the event will be held Sunday, October 30. Tickets are non-refundable and no pets are allowed.


    4-6 PM: Stroll cup/wristband pickup and costume contest registration at the Covington Trailhead, 419 N. New Hampshire St.
    5-7 PM: Stroll on Columbia Street, 200-600 blocks
    7-8 PM: Costume contest with cash prizes at Covington Trailhead
    Note that all costume contest participants must be ticketed stroll patrons.

    8-9:30 PM: FREE Public Concert at the Covington Trailhead by Deja Vu Band
    Note that food, beer and wine will be available for purchase during the concert.

Purchase tickets at

Nightmare on Columbia
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  • Downtown Covington and Covington Trailhead
  • $30 for sip & stroll; concert is free