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Madisonville Wooden Boat Festival, the largest gathering of watercraft on the Gulf Coast. Activities and live music entertain the crowds, including the Quick & Dirty Boat Building Contest and Race. In November, walk the quaint streets in downtown during the annual Covington Three Rivers Art Festival, a juried show and arts mall comprised of talented artists from around the region. Spicy seafood is served in Slidell during the St. Tammany Crab Festival in September and April’s All You Can Eat Crawfish Cook-off. Find a treasure to take home at The Olde Towne Slidell Antique Street Fairs, the Abita Springs Whole Town Garage Sale, or the Covington Antiques and Uniques Festival.Revel in the music, food, and culture of the Northshore with our action-packed events calendar. Hundreds of wooden boats line the shore of the Tchefuncte River each October for the
Visit in August for the annual Tammany Taste of Summer where local restaurants and accommodations offer specialty deals and menus that you can only get during August. Think exquisite prix-fixe menus of fresh Louisiana seafood and more. Sign-up to receive the free Tammany Taste of Summer Savings Pass and be the first to know when the deals kick-off each year at TammanyTaste.com.
Holiday Happenings have grown in recent years various opportunities to have tea with the one and only Santa, Koop Drive Light Display in Mandeville, Christmas Under the Stars in Slidell, Sip n’ Strolls, caroling and live music events and more.The Northshore’s
The Northshore's Mardi Gras celebrations are quirky, unforgettable, and full of positive energy. If small town, safe family celebrations are what you’re after, St. Tammany Parish will definitely fill your bag. And, we’re only 40 minutes from the French Quarter with affordable accommodations.
For more information, visit louisiananorthshore.com/events.
Explore via video
Seeing is believing, and you can experience the Northshore virtually through our travel webisodes found at www.LouisianaNorthshore.com/videos.
You can also experience the bounty of the bayou and the Northshore’s deep and delicious culinary scene through our Tammany Taste videos, or the special, Tammany Taste Louisiana Eats! Quick Bite podcasts.