Shreveport-Bossier Fun Guide

New, Family-Friendly Attractions, Festivals and Holiday Events!

The highly anticipated Shreveport Aquarium is now open in downtown Shreveport, featuring 270 different species including sharks, rays, octopus, jellyfish, and more. Families will also enjoy the all-new Gator Raceway, a high-speed go-kart track located at Gators and Friends Alligator Park and Exotic Zoo. In addition to these new attractions, there are also several annual festivals and events on the horizon, including: the State Fair of Louisiana, now through Nov. 12; the Herby-K's Block Party and Benefit, Sunday, Nov. 19; and the Rockets Over the Red Fireworks Festival, Saturday, Nov. 25. Planning a holiday visit? Download the latest edition of The Holly Jolly Handbook, a brochure that compiles more than two dozen of Shreveport-Bossier's most popular holiday events.     

Enter to win! Enter here to win a fall prize package that includes hotel accommodations, passes to local attractions, dining gift certificates and more.

Planning a visit? Use the My Favorites tool to build a printable list of events and attractions, then print and use it as your itinerary. Or save your favorite events to your personal calendar for future reminders by clicking "Add to Calendar" on each event.

To book a hotel room or learn more about Shreveport-Bossier, visit for visitor information or call 1-800-551-8682.

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