Monster Mash

The St. Tammany Parish Hospital Parenting Center Monster Mash presented by Metairie Bank Northshore is celebrating 29 years of family fun this year. This large scale festival style event offers families in the Northshore and Greater New Orleans areas a truly unique opportunity to enjoy a holiday event in the park.

Saturday, October 21
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Bogue Falaya Park
Covington, LA

Monster Mash has plenty to offer in the way of family fun. In addition to unique activities and entertainment for the kids, local area restaurants and vendors will be serving refreshments, snacks and treats for purchase. Monster Mash allows families, friends and children of all ages to enjoy a wholesome and safe day of holiday-time fun. Don't forget to wear your costumes!

Volunteers Needed!
Nearly 450 volunteers are needed to make this event a success. Come alone, bring a friend or the whole gang. Monster Mash is a great opportunity for students to get their service hours!

To volunteer, contact the Parenting Center at 985-898-4435 or sign up to volunteer online!

In Advance:
Child: $15
Adult: $5
Ends October 20

At the Gate (Day-Of):
Child: $20
Adult: $10

Children 11 months and younger admitted free.

Ticket Outlet Locations:

St. Tammany Parish Hospital Guild Gift Shop
1202 South Tyler, Covington
STPH Parenting Center
1505 N. Florida Street, Covington
Braswell Drugs
1107 South Tyler, Covington
1505 Highway 190, Covington
Learning Express Toys
2885 Highway 190, Mandeville
Metairie Bank Branches
1000 South Tyler, Covington
4500 Highway 22, Mandeville
St. Tammany Hospital Foundation
1127 South Tyler, Covington

Princess & Pirate Tea:
$35 and includes Child's Admission to Monster Mash
Princess & Pirate Tea tickets available online only.
Click here for more information.

Trick-or-Treat Village
This attraction has become a staple at Monster Mash! Stop  by the Trick-or-Treat Village to fill up your bag with treats galore from our 20+ Trick-or-Treat Village Houses sponsored by various community supporters. Enjoy trick-or-treating in a fun and safe environment at the Mash. 

Bid & Boo Auction
Calling all adults! Stop by the Bid & Boo Auction at Monster Mash to find some one-of-a-kind pieces and experiences. Our auction includes everything from festive packages from local children's stores to family fun and experiences from across the Northshore and Greater New Orleans areas. You won't want to miss it!

Games Midway/Arts & Crafts
Your little ghosts and ghouls will not want to miss all of the fun happening at Games Midway! From inflatables to carnival-type games, we have it all at Monster Mash. You can also enjoy face-painting, colorful hairspray, arts and crafts by Home Depot and more!

Entertainment Line-Up
Don't miss all of the great entertainment at the 29th annual Monster Mash! Maddi Tripp will open up the event at 10 a.m. followed by the Outstanding Youth Talent Showcase at 10:30 a.m. Don't miss YPS featuring Elizabeth Burris, Aidan Carpenter and Blake Goetz at 11 a.m., an Introduction of the St. Tammany Parish Queens at 11:40 a.m. and a performance by the New Orleans Rhythm and Blues Company at 11:45 a.m. Bag of Donuts will close-out the day with a SPOOKtacular performance at 1 p.m.

Princess & Pirate Tea
This exclusive, reservations-only event is one your little ones will certainly not want to miss, with an exclusive meet-and-greet with Princess Moana and Pirate Jake to treats, favors and keepsake photos. Click here to learn more about reserving your spot at the Princess & Pirate Tea!

Shopping Village 

Community Village

Food Village

Abba Dabba Beads

All-American Healthcare

Bop's Frozen Custard 

All Barn New

Bippo's Place for Smiles

Jones' Concessions

Jamberry Nails

Children's Advocacy Center - Hope House

Papa John's

JFK Martial Arts

Community Care Solutions

Rob's Rockin' Dogs

 Outrageous Faces & Creations

Integrated Spine & Disc


Usborne Books and More 

Keller Williams - The Williams Team



Kiwanis Club of Northshore



LSU Ag Center - Master Gardeners



Manfre & Ringen Home Team at RE/MAX Alliance



Northlake Spine Care



Northshore Counseling & Wellness


  Rapid Urgent Care
   St. Tammany Parish Communications District
   Trinity Counseling Center

There is no rain date for Monster Mash. Please consider your purchase a donation to the Parenting Center.

​St. Tammany Parish Hospital Parenting Center
985.898.4435 |