- The list below includes 41 free or cheap things to do in or near Covington, Louisiana, including 54 different types of inexpensive activities like Family Fun Center, Movie Theaters, Music Venue and Farms & Ranches.
- From Bogue Falaya Park to Insta-Gator Ranch, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Covington and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Slidell, Mandeville, Hammond and Abita Springs.
The tours at the Insta-Gator Ranch will acquaint the visitor with the Louisiana Alligator industry, from the moment the eggs are laid and harvested until the moment the handbag is bought. A Baby Alligator Area is found on the site, and it can organize private events, such as birthday parties.
An entertainment center, Chuck E. Cheese's provides children's rides, arcade and redemption games and a toddler play area. The center also offers party hosting, a live stage show and a concession area with food and drinks.