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Spring Festival Season Has Arrived!

April and May are two of the busiest months of the year for festivals and annual events in Shreveport-Bossier. Upcoming festivals include: Artbreak, April 27-29; Ark-La-Tex Ambassadors BBQ Cook-Off, Saturday, April 28; Gusher Days Festival in Oil City, Saturday, May 5; Shreveport Derby Day, Saturday, May 5; and Mudbug Madness Festival, May 24-27. A complete calendar of upcoming festivals and annual events can be searched by date and category at

Enter to win a staycation package! Be a Fan of Shreveport-Bossier, a month-long promotion organized by the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau and the Shreveport-Bossier Attractions Association, will return with exclusive discounts, special events, giveaways, and more, May 1-31. Browse the complete list of more than 25 money-saving discounts, learn about special Be a Fan of Shreveport-Bossier events, or enter to win a valuable staycation package including free passes to local attractions, restaurant gift certificates, and a free hotel stay. Enter to win now through May 31!   

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