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Covington Historic Heartland

The location for the TV shows 'In the Heat of the Night' and 'Dukes of Hazzard', the town will look mighty familiar with its beautiful square and historic district.

Residents and visitors enjoy shopping in historic downtown Covington. Whether you are in the market for a wedding gift, antiques, hardware items, florist, ladies or children's apparel, toys, or just a special item for yourself, they can all be found downtown. After a day of shopping, treat yourself to an afternoon of luxury at a day spa.

Tourists enjoy using the "On Location" brochure to find downtown filming sites used in the TV shows "The Vampire Diaries", "The Dukes of Hazzard" and "In the Heat of the Night." Over 60 feature films have used Covington/Newton County as their backdrop, and these sites can also be found in the brochure.

No matter what your taste in food, it can be satisfied downtown. You can choose from several deli establishments, Italian cuisine to Louisiana fare all within walking distance of the downtown square. Visitors continue to be drawn to the downtown area of Covington. The small-town, friendly atmosphere is refreshing and welcoming to everyone.

Visitor Information Center

Covington/Newton County Visitor Information Center 2101 Clark Street
Covington, GA 30014

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Phone: 770-787-3868

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