Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards took significant measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana. A statewide "stay at home" order was issued through April 30 requiring Louisiana residents to shelter in place unless going out for essential tasks, as one of the most stringent steps yet to stanch the “community spread” of COVID-19.
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards took significant measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana and has issued a statewide "stay at home" order until April 12, requiring Louisiana residents to shelter in place unless going out for essential tasks, as one of the most stringent steps yet to stanch the “community spread” of COVID-19. All non-essential businesses are closed through April 12, 2020. Operations may be able to resume on April 13. However, the situation will be reevaluated seven days prior.
We will continue to monitor the situation and announce plans to reopen when appropriate. For visitor information and updates, please call 318-222-9391 or visit www.Shreveport-Bossier.org. You can also get updates by following our social media pages on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/LouisianasOtherSide and Twitter at https://twitter.com/sbctb. However, things are changing every day, so please call ahead before you visit a business to be sure they can accommodate you. If you would like to receive email updates as businesses are reopened and go back to regular hours, click here.
Shreveport-Bossier nightlife is the stuff of legends. From hole-in-the-wall whiskey bars and drive-through daiquiri joints to craft beer tasting rooms and brewpubs, there’s a perfect local watering hole for everyone. With the recent launch of ridesharing services Lyft and Uber in Shreveport-Bossier, a responsible night out is more convenient than ever.
Along the downtown riverfront, six riverboat casinos provide 24/7 gaming excitement and a variety of nightclubs, bars and entertainment venues entice visitors with cold drinks, spicy food and the sounds of live jazz, rock, blues, country, folk, hip-hop, soul, and R&B. Beyond the downtown nightlife scene, explore Shreveport and Bossier City to discover everything from world-class music venues to off-the-beaten-path craft beer bars.
Browse this section for a complete list of bars and nightlife destinations in Shreveport and Bossier City. Sign up for “Getaways,” the monthly e-mail newsletter of the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau, to receive updates on upcoming live music and nightlife events.
Looking for live music while you’re in town? Click here to view the official Shreveport-Bossier events calendar.
To plan your trip today, download the Official Visitor’s Guide to Shreveport-Bossier or call and request one for free at 1-800-551-8682.