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Covington’s Annual Candlelight and Carriage Rides Read more

Covington’s Annual Candlelight and Carriage Rides

It’s finally here, that most anticipated time of the year for everyone from age 1 to 92. Bing Crosby was right. It IS beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Covington. We have to admit, out of the many events planned throughout the holiday season, one of our favorites by far is Candlelight and Carriages.

Tourist Tales: One of Our Youngest Local Die-Hard Dukes Fan Read more

Tourist Tales: One of Our Youngest Local Die-Hard Dukes Fan

On a sunny and beautiful Friday afternoon Covington locals, Pam Thompson and Logan Jacques decided to take a stroll through the historic downtown square in Covington. They were on the corner next to the Hollywood of the South museum and he noticed the sign in the store window. He rushed inside and was so excited to tour the museum! Check out this #TouristTales story! 

Georgia’s First Television and Film Museum:  Hollywood of the South’s® Newest Attraction Read more

Georgia’s First Television and Film Museum: Hollywood of the South’s® Newest Attraction

Lights…Camera…Action!  This is a phrase Covington locals know well.  With over 65 years of film history, we are delighted to have Georgia’s first Hollywood of the South® television and film museum located on Covington’s downtown square.  Visitors from all over the globe have toured our museum and given it rave reviews.  For a mere $5 donation, it’s the most affordable experiential gift you can give your loved ones this holiday season (hint, hint).

The History of Dixie Manor Read more

The History of Dixie Manor

One of the many things Covington, GA is known for is its historic homes that have been used for filming for both television and movie productions. Let’s dig a little deeper into one home in particular, Dixie Manor. This historic home was built in the early 1800s and has an England Regency architecture, it is said to be made of bricks brought from England.  It is also the only antebellum two story brick home in Covington.
National Take a Hike Day: Trails in Newton County Read more

National Take a Hike Day: Trails in Newton County

Do you love exploring walking trails? November 17th is National Take a Hike Day and to make it an even better Friday, it will be sunny with a high of 65 degrees. This is the perfect time to go outside and check out the awesome trails Newton County has to offer before the temps start to really drop! Newton County has multiple walking and biking trails that are made for you! These trails are in many of the different cities in Newton County. If you’re looking to explore the adventure side of Newton County, then head to the trails.
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