Find inspiration in every corner

Welcome to Shreveport-Bossier: Louisiana’s Other Side

Mardi Gras, Music Legends and More!   

Looking for the 2019 edition of the Official Visitors' Guide to Shreveport-Bossier? Download it here, read it online here, or request a printed copy by mail

Mardi Gras season is right around the corner in Shreveport and Bossier City, as well as a number of huge concerts, food events and more. Get an early dose of Carnival season revelry courtesy of the Krewe of Sobek Parade on Saturday, Jan. 19 and the Krewe of Harambee Martin Luther King Jr. Day Mardi Gras Parade on Monday, Jan. 21. Next, get ready to shout "Throw me something, mister!" during huge 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 www.SBFunGuide.com or download our annual Mardi Gras guide, The Gris Gris Guide to Mardi Gras in Shreveport-Bossier

Enter to Win a Mardi Gras Getaway
Visit www.ShreveportMardiGras.com to enter to win a Mardi Gras getaway including accommodations, dining, shopping, and the chance to ride in the Krewe of Highland Mardi Gras Parade on Sunday, March 3. Enter here before midnight on Feb. 3. View the complete contest rules.  
      
Sign up for our e-newsletter, Getaways, to receive monthly updates about things to see, do, taste and experience in Shreveport-Bossier and check out our blog, 20x49.com, to get the inside scoop on our area's biggest upcoming events. 

  • Featured
  • A photo of a woman at Mardi Gras
    Enter to win a Mardi Gras vacation package
    A photo of the Beach Boys
    Live in concert on Jan. 22
    Getaways Promo Image
    Read the latest issue of "Getaways"
    A photo of a Mardi Gras parade
    Get details of parades, parties and more
  • MAPS & Brochures
  • local favorites
  • Discover an underwater world of wonder. Travel through…
    One of the most acclaimed diners in the South, Strawn's…
    Situated next to Louisiana Boardwalk Outlets,…
    The center exhibits independent, international and classic…
  • At the Casinos
  • A photo of Scotty McCreery
    American Idol winner to perform in Bossier City
    A photo of the band Exile
    Rock group to perform in Bossier City
    A photo of a casino night club
    Explore casino lounges, clubs, bars and music venues
    A photograph of a night club
    Nightlife hot spot at Eldorado Resort Casino

    featured Events

    There’s always something to do in Shreveport-Bossier.  View some of our upcoming events.

    Krewe of Sobek Parade

    This fun-filled afternoon features floats, bands, marching…

    Monster Nation

    Watch some of the biggest monster trucks in the area…

    A Taste of Blanchard

    A Taste of Blanchard is an annual community event…

    Preservation Hall Jazz Band

    No one represents New Orleans jazz better than…

    Krewe of Harambee Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Mardi Gras…

    Celebrating the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. in Mardi…