Nightmare on Columbia Stroll, Costume Contest & Concert

Downtown Covington

Saturday, October 26, 2019


Saturday, October 26, 2019





The Covington Business Association will host the inaugural Nightmare on Columbia Stroll, Costume Contest & Concert in Downtown Covington on Saturday, Oct. 26 (Rain Date: Oct. 27)! Costumes and revelry will abound as patrons fill the streets of Downtown Covington strolling from business to business to sample 20+ craft cocktails and craft beers!

Patrons will be able to vote for their favorite craft cocktail and favorite craft beer. Live music/entertainment will take place in the streets and at local establishments. Stroll tickets are $25, and include optional entry into the costume contest, where cash prizes will be awarded for best single costume (1 person) and best group costume (2+ people). The evening will conclude with a FREE public concert at the Covington Trailhead featuring Tyler Kinchen & The Right Pieces!

If you'd like to volunteer at this event, click HERE. Volunteers will receive one complimentary stroll ticket. Must be 21 or older.


4-6PM: Stroll and costume contest registration/cup pickup at the Covington Trailhead, 419 N. New Hampshire St.

5-7PM: Sip N Stroll on Columbia Street ($25; must be 21 or older)

7-8PM: Costume contest with cash prizes at the Covington Trailhead (all participants must be ticketed stroll patrons to compete in the contest)

8-9:30PM: FREE Public Concert at the Covington Trailhead ft. Tyler Kinchen & The Right Pieces; food, beer and wine will be available for purchase during the concert


No patron can pick up anyone else's stroll cup, as everyone must show their photo ID. All participants must be at least 21 years old. Check-in to pick up your cup will be from 4-6PM at the Covington Trailhead. Please note that in order to pick up your cup, each patron must present their e-ticket or printed ticket AND photo ID.

Nightmare on Columbia will be held rain or shine. In the event of severe weather, the event will take place on Sunday, October 27. Tickets are non-refundable.

Sponsored By:

Covington Business Association

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