No Sleep 'Til Fat Tuesday! 

Mardi Gras season has arrived in Shreveport and Bossier City, meaning that a busy schedule of parades, parties, concerts and events is in full swing. For a complete schedule of Mardi Gras festivities, head to our Mardi Gras page or download the 2018 edition of The Gris Gris Guide to Mardi Gras in Shreveport-Bossier. Shreveport-Bossier's biggest parade weekends are Feb. 2-4 and Feb. 9-11, but there are a variety of neighborhood parades leading up to major events like the Krewe of Centaur Parade XXVII on Saturday, Feb. 3 and the Krewe of Gemini Parade XXIX on Saturday, Feb. 10. Get an early dose of Mardi Gras joy at parades like the Krewe of Sobek on Saturday, Jan. 13 and the Krewe of Harambee on Monday, Jan. 15.   

So what are you waiting for? Explore all the fun things that Shreveport and Bossier City have to offer. Use the My Favorites tool to build a list of events and attractions throughout this site, then print your personalized itinerary or save events to your calendar for future reminders by clicking "Add to Calendar."