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Start with joyful parades and a fireworks show, add one million radiant lights and a visit to Santa’s Christmas Village, and you’ve got the makings of an unforgettable holiday season.... more
Where to See Christmas Lights in Shreveport-BossierThe holidays are still lit in the cities along the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights. Here are some places in Shreveport-Bossier that are sure to... more
Where to See Christmas Lights in Shreveport-Bossier in 2020
No trip to Shreveport-Bossier, Louisiana is complete without shopping to your heart’s content. The sister cities have plenty of local shops, boutiques, art galleries, and outlet stores to help... more
Bossier City’s newest entertainment playground – East Bank District - has quickly become the heart of the city. Here you’ll find restaurants, Flying Heart Brewing and Pub,... more
Welcome sign that says East Bank District and Plaza in a light blue circle on a storefront window
They say to find the pulse of any community, you have to explore the beat of its downtown. Museums, restaurants, casinos, bars, and entertainment venues make up the core of downtown Shreveport. There... more
Sci-Port Discovery Center's exterior welcome sign has bold red letters with the museum's name
Just when the air starts to get a tinge of crispness to it, in Shreveport-Bossier that means its gumbo time. People start debating which is the best - chicken and sausage or seafood gumbo. I like... more
White bowl filled with spicy, Louisiana gumbo that includes chicken, sausage and shrimp.
Guest Blogger Alice Phillips toured each of the eight cities on Louisiana's Holiday Trail of Lights. This is her experience in Stop 5 - Natchitoches.Stop 5: Natchitoches​Natchitoches,... more
 Guest Blogger Alice Phillips toured each of the eight cities on Louisiana's Holiday Trail of Lights. This is her experience in Stop 4 - Alexandria & Pineville.Stop 4:... more
Guest Blogger Alice Phillips toured each of the eight cities on Louisiana's Holiday Trail of Lights. This is her experience in Stop 3 - Shreveport-Bossier City.Stop 3: Shreveport &... more
Guest Blogger Alice Phillips toured each of the eight cities on Louisiana's Holiday Trail of Lights. This is her experience in Stop 2 - Minden.Stop 2: MindenI drove just under an hour... more
Guest Blogger Alice Phillips toured each of the eight cities on Louisiana's Holiday Trail of Lights. This is her experience in Stop 1 - Monroe-West Monroe.The weeks following Thanksgiving... more
Monroe-West Monroe's Herons Project in front of the Biedenharn Museum.
One of the best parts of the Christmas season is the lights that go up all around town. From individual houses to businesses, people all over Shreveport-Bossier have been hard at work creating... more
The holiday season isn’t complete without a personal visit with Santa. Here is a list of some of the places Santa will be taking pictures and collecting Christmas wish lists over the next few... more
Where to Find Santa Claus in Shreveport-Bossier
For the perfect holiday surprise, you can enter the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau’s Holidays on the Red giveaway between now and Dec. 4. This family getaway package includes... more
On Nov. 30, the Christmas spirit is in the air in Shreveport-Bossier with all of the events that are taking place this Saturday. Rockets Over the Red Fireworks Festival, Small Business Saturday in... more
Jingle Bell Bus
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! See light displays, meet Santa, and ride in a wagon through Monroe-West Monroe’s winter wonderland! MWM has it all this Christmas season.Freedom... more
Season Long Events in Monroe-West Monroe
On Nov. 30, Rockets Over the Red Fireworks Festival returns to Shreveport-Bossier. This annual festival has continued to get better each year and this year is no exception. Both sides of the Red... more
For many people, one of the biggest stressors of the holiday season is the extensive shopping that inevitably has to happen. Between the long lines and inflated prices, it’s understandable how... more
This year everyone’s favorite events like Rockets Over the Red and Christmas in Roseland are returning to Shreveport-Bossier, but equally exciting are the addition of two new events.... more
Eat Your WayAtwood’s Bakery: Atwood’s Bakery, baking memories since 1977, and sister-site Crave, located in downtown Alexandria, offers the yummiest of treats from their delicious cakes... more
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