Shreveport-Bossier Fun Guide

Live Music, Powerboats, Film, Comics, and More!

Summer has hit full swing, and weekends in Shreveport-Bossier are packed with live music, festivals, and more. The popular Geek'd Con pop culture convention will feature celebrity guests from comics, movies, television and pro wrestling, Aug. 17-19, at Shreveport Convention Center. World championship powerboat racing comes to the Red River during the Powerboat Nationals Grand Prix of Louisiana - U.S. National Championship, Aug. 31-Sept. 2. The 4th Annual Red River Pour-Off, an annual margarita festival held in downtown Shreveport, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 1. The Shreveport Blues and Southern Soul Pre-Labor Day Festival will bring blues and Southern soul artists to Festival Plaza on Sunday, Sept. 2. Check out for a complete list of upcoming events. 

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. You can also visit our local brochures page to download the Official Visitors' Guide to Shreveport-Bossier, our annual events calendar and other handy guides.

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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