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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 Brothers Osborne, 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

Enter to Win a Mardi Gras Getaway
Visit 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.  
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    There’s always something to do in Shreveport-Bossier.  View some of our upcoming events.

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