Louisiana’s reputation for vibrant, musical nightlife is upheld in Shreveport and Bossier City, where many bars and nightclubs offer live music nightly and remain open until 2 a.m. or later. Along the downtown riverfront, six riverboat casinos provide 24/7 gaming excitement and a variety of nightclubs, bars and entertainment venues entice visitors with cold drinks, spicy food and the sounds of live jazz, rock, blues, country, folk, hip-hop, soul and R&B. Beyond the downtown nightlife scene, explore Shreveport and Bossier City to discover everything from world-class music venues to off-the-beaten-path craft beer bars.
Browse this section for a complete list of bars and nightlife destinations in Shreveport and Bossier City. Sign up for “Getaways,” the monthly e-mail newsletter of the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau, to receive updates on upcoming live music and nightlife events.