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Mardi Gras, Music and More!   

Mardi Gras season has arrived in Shreveport and Bossier City, as well as a number of huge upcoming concerts, food events and more. Live music fans will not want to miss such big-name entertainers as Alan Jackson, Michael Bolton and Kane Brown. Get ready to shout "Throw me something, mister!" during parades like the Krewe of Centaur Parade, Krewe of Gemini Parade and Krewe of Highland Parade. For a complete list of upcoming Carnival season events, visit or download our annual Mardi Gras guide, The Gris Gris Guide to Mardi Gras in Shreveport-Bossier

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318 Restaurant Week returns, March 18-23, with daily lunch and dinner specials as well as special, one-night-only dining events at a variety of local eateries. To keep up with the latest details, like the 318 Restaurant Week Facebook page, follow 318 Restaurant Week on Instagram, or sign up for the e-newsletter to receive regular updates from event organizers.  
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