Mainstrasse Village Holiday Events Guide
Covington's Mainstrasse Village is full of holiday charm this season.
Check out the list of events that the whole family can enjoy:
Christmas Tree Lighting - Wednesday, December 4th, 6:30 p.m.- Join the City of Covington in lighting the tree on 6th and Main. Complete with carolers, free hot chocolate & cookies plus a petting zoo! And...a visit from Santa!
Christmas Tree Sales - Purchase your fresh cut tree in MainStrasse Village - Friday, December 6th - Sunday, December 8th. Reasonably priced frasier fir trees and wreaths will be available on the Sixth Street Promenade. Make buying your tree in the Village a family tradition!
Arrival of St Nicholas - Friday, December 6, 6:00 p.m. - Bring your children to the Goose Girl Fountain to experience the arrival of Saint Nicholas on horseback. Each child will receive a gift from Saint Nicholas and free hot chocolate and cookies.
Shop Open House - Friday, December 6, 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Stroll through the streets, grab dinner at one of our locally-owned restaurants and purchase the last gifts on your list at one of our unique gift shops. Christmas Karaoke on the Goose Girl Fountain from 7:00 - 11:00 p.m. Winners of the storefront decorating contest will be announced during karaoke. Sip on spiced Gluhwein while you enjoy the festivities.
Live Music by The Turkeys on the Goose Girl Fountain - Saturday, December 7th, 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Pet and People Photos by Rescue Angels - Sunday, December 8th from 2:00 till 5:00 p.m. at the Goose Girl Fountain.
Live Music by Northern Kentucky Brass - Sunday, December 8th from 1:00 till 4:00 p.m.
City of Covington Candy Cane Hunt - Saturday, December 14th - Event begins at 1:00 p.m., Hunt begins at 2:00 p.m. at Goebel Park.
Holiday Magic & Gifts - Sunday, December 15th & Sunday, December 22 - Wertheim's Restaurant. Enjoy a magic show and special gifts for the kids during brunch at Wertheim's - 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Maker's & Mistletoe Ugly Christmas Sweater Pub Crawl Challenge - Monday, December 23rd, 8:00 p.m. till 12:00 a.m.
Give back this season! Support our Hats & Mittens Drive to Keep Covington Kids Warm. Drop off new hats and mittens at the MainStrasse Village Association office (406 West 6th Street) or donate $1 by purchasing paper mittens at participating Covington businesses. Donations will be distributed to Covington's kids through Covington Partners
Photo by Chuck Eilerman