The Covington Three Rivers Art Festival invites you to apply to our annual juried festival. Attracting more than 55,000 visitors last year, the award-winning festival is dedicated to bringing the best of fine arts and fine crafts to historic downtown Covington and providing the best in Southern hospitality for our artists.

Our site stretches outdoors along Columbia Street, lined by many of the galleries, antique and specialty shops, and restaurants for which Covington is well-known. The Arts Alive! demonstrations, Children’s Discovery Area, Student Art Exhibition and musical performances add to the festival ambiance and attraction.

Conveniently accessed off I-12, Covington is located on the Northshore of Lake Pontchartrain across the world’s longest bridge, and is only 45 minutes from downtown New Orleans. This quaint, historic town is nestled along the Abita, Bogue Falaya and Tchefuncte Rivers—hence the name Covington Three Rivers Art Festival.

All  applications will be processed through ZAPPlication™. To apply, go to  If you have questions about our festival, email us.