The Green at Northpark: Festive 4th

June 27, 2019 / North Shore

With the 4th of July quickly approaching, the Northshore has plenty of fun, patriotic activities to enjoy your holiday in style.

Four on the 4th Run/Walk (Covington) – Looking to burn some calories before a celebratory hot dog eating contest? This annual four-mile run/walk is the perfect way to kick off the day – all while raising funds for charity. Registration and race number pick-up begins at 6:30 AM at Hubie Gallagher Park. Adults begin racing at 7:30 am with kids starting immediately after.

Sparks in the Park (Covington) – Bring your picnic baskets and lawn chairs or blankets to Bogue Falaya Wayside Park for the 6th annual Independence Day Celebration, on Wednesday, July 3. The event begins at 6:30 pm with fireworks at 8:30 pm Admission is free.

Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration (Madisonville) – This all-day celebration begins at 11 am with a parade through Madisonville, continues with tug-of-war, sack races and a rooster crowing contest before concluding with fireworks at 8:30 n the riverfront. Fest food includes hot-dogs, roasted corn-on-the-cob, red beans and rice, and other down-home delights.

Pool Time (The Green at Northpark) – don’t want to bother with dragging your chairs and picnic basket anywhere on your day off? Grab a lounge chair at your very own pool at The Green at Northpark. And don’t forget to take advantage of our gas grills to cook up your favorite festive foods.

To learn more about the all the fun nearby at The Green at Northpark, see our beautiful location in Covington, or tour our brand-new apartments, call us at (985) 898-4881 or email our property staff at

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