NYE, Indy Bowl and More

The Walk-On's Independence Bowl will feature an awesome match-up on Thursday, Dec. 26, when the Miami Hurricanes take on the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs at Independence Stadium. Tickets start at just $15 and plans are in the works for an enormous pre-game tailgating party featuring live music by Cha Wa of New Orleans. Looking for Christmas and holiday events to enjoy with your family? Check out or click here to see a list of holiday events now through Jan. 1. Believe it or not, Carnival season is right around the corner! Upcoming Mardi Gras festivities in Shreveport-Bossier include the huge 12th Night Party on Jan. 4 and the Krewe of Harambee Martin Luther King Jr. Day Mardi Gras Parade on Jan. 20.     

Planning to visit Shreveport-Bossier during the holidays? Download a copy of our 2019 Official Visitors' Guide to Shreveport-Bossier or request a print copy by mail.

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