Shreveport-Bossier Fun Guide

Mardi Gras, Music and More!

Carnival season has arrived in Shreveport and Bossier City! Major parade weekends take place on Feb. 2-4 and Feb. 9-11. For a complete list of 2018 Mardi Gras parades in Shreveport-Bossier, check out our Mardi Gras site or download the 2018 edition of The Gris Gris Guide to Mardi Gras in Shreveport-Bossier. The live music scene is also starting off 2018 with a bang, including concerts by Cowboy Mouth, Ricky Skaggs, Johnny Mathis, Clay Walker 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. 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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