The Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau recognizes excellence in the area’s tourism and hospitality industry at the annual P.R.I.D.E. (Proud Residents Involved in Developing the Economy) Awards.
We depend on our hospitality industry partners to tell us who the superstars are. They let us know who really demonstrates PRIDE in our community. There is no charge associated with nominating an individual for awards consideration. We do encourage you to purchase your nominee's ticket to the banquet. Nominations close at 8 a.m., Thursday, April 19, 2018.
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: Nominations submitted by midnight, Sunday, March 18, 2018, will receive an early-bird rebate of $10 on the purchase of the nominee’s ticket for the awards banquet.
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The 2018 P.R.I.D.E Awards Dinner will be held Thursday, May 10, at Sam’s Town Hotel & Casino in Shreveport. The cash bar will open at 5:30 p.m. with the dinner and awards presentation following at 6 p.m.
Individual tickets are $40 each plus fees. ALL ATTENDEES MUST PRESENT THEIR TICKET FOR ADMISSION TO THE EVENT. There will be no check-in table and no list of names at the event. Lost tickets cannot be replaced. If you don't have a ticket, you will not be admitted.
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Dress code: Cocktail attire
5:30 - 6 p.m.- Cocktails
6 p.m. - Dinner & Awards
ALL GUESTS MUST HAVE A TICKET AND TICKETS WILL NOT BE REPLACED IF THEY ARE LOST. THERE WILL BE NO REGISTRATION TABLE AND NO LIST OF NAMES AT THE DOOR. NO ADMISSION WITHOUT YOUR TICKET. YOU MUST BE REGISTERED, PAID AND TICKETED IN ADVANCE TO ATTEND.
For more information, contact Charlie Rice, executive assistant at the Tourist Bureau, at firstname.lastname@example.org.