Menu Close
Menu Close

St. Patrick’s Day at the Covington Square

Red clay and Southern architecture may not be exactly what one pictures when thinking about celebrating St. Patrick's Day. Most of us would visualize ancient castles in lush green countryside and The Cliffs of Mohr. St. Patrick’s Day is a day when the entire world can feel the love of the Irish people and all say “Erin Go Brah” (Ireland Forever). The Square in Covington has several options for you and your family to don your green and enjoy the day.

The Irish Bred Pub is a place that successfully merges the antique with the contemporary, giving it an authentic atmosphere of a pub lively downtown area. Their motto is “The Place Where Friends Meet”, and this St. Patrick's Day you can do exactly that! They are hosting a small concert featuring up-and-coming artists like The Charms, Hendrix and Day, Tray Dahl & The Jugtime Ragband. Bring your friends and enjoy the jolly, festive mood deserving of this holiday. Admission is is five dollars per person. This will be their second annual St. Patty's Day concert, so come on by and make it a tradition for the upcoming years!

If pub life and concerts aren't your scene, there are still plenty of ways to share in the joy of Ireland around Covington. From taking a stroll, to visiting shops and grabbing something to eat and sitting in the park, there are a vast variety of activities you can take part in on the Square.  You can't go wrong with dinner at Mystic Grill, the infamous restaurant renown for appearing on The Vampire Diaries. Treat your friends and loved ones to a bite and a chat, then to satisfy your sweet tooth, stroll into Scoops. Scoops  is a sweet shop where you can purchase nearly any kind of candy, but they are mostly known for their delicious and variable ice-cream flavors. In honor of St. Patrick's Day, give the chocolate mint a try!

Afterwards, take in the  beautiful scenery of the downtown Covington! Stars in the sky and a beautiful green lawn to sit and enjoy your ice-cream makes a relaxing end to a luxurious day of celebration and companionship on this festive holiday.

 

 

Follow Us

Popular Post

You may also like...

Recognizing Influential Black Musicians from Newton County
25Jun

Recognizing Influential Black Musicians from Newton County

June is African American Music Appreciation Month, formerly called National Black Music Month. It’s a time to celebrate the contributions and influences of black musicians. With the south being historically rooted in rich African American traditions, their music has inspired generations. Some of the music genres include Sacred music, folk music, the Blues, jazz, R&B, […]

How Dad Would Love to Spend Time in Covington
18Jun

How Dad Would Love to Spend Time in Covington

  Father’s Day is Sunday, June 21st. It’s a day to honor Dad and spend some quality time with him, doing the things he loves doing. Whether he loves adventure, leisure recreation, art or film, we’ve got some awesome ideas for how Dad would love to spend quality time with you in Covington.     […]

Travel Bloggers Share Their Experiences in Covington
11Jun

Travel Bloggers Share Their Experiences in Covington

We love the attention we’ve gotten from travel bloggers! This is especially the case for TV and film tourism. We appreciate the eye for detail that travel bloggers have and their tourist perspective on our local destinations. While some of them focus on Covington as the Hollywood of the South with its abundance of productions, […]

Skip to content