Late Summer Festivals and Live Music
Shreveport-Bossier's summer festival season is drawing to a close, with major festivals and annual events planned for nearly every weekend for the remainder of the summer. Major upcoming events include: the 10th Annual Pre-Labor Day Southern Soul and Blues Fest, Sunday, Sept. 1; Super Derby 40 at Harrah's Louisiana Downs, Saturday, Sept. 7; the Highland Jazz and Blues Festival, Saturday, Sept. 14; and the Fifth Annual Cirque du Lake on Friday, Sept. 20.
In addition to festivals, summer in Shreveport-Bossier also means outstanding concert tours. Upcoming major concerts include: Chris Stapleton at CenturyLink Center on Aug. 24; Jimmie Allen at Sam's Town Hotel and Casino on Aug. 30; KISS at CenturyLink Center on Sept. 7; and Up With People at the Centenary College of Louisiana Gold Dome on Sept. 28. Visit SBFunGuide.com for a complete list of upcoming events.
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