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Kickoff Dinner

 

Date & Time TBA

Over 600 people gathered in the Shreveport Convention Center on Saturday, July 10, 2021 for the 11th Annual Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl Kickoff Dinner. Current ESPN NFL Analyst, and former LSU and Dallas Cowboys player, Marcus Spears was the headline speaker at the 2021 Kickoff Dinner – sharing stories and laughs about his life growing up in Baton Rouge, time at LSU and in the NFL with the Cowboys, and his current role at ESPN. The Kickoff Dinner will be back in the summer of 2022 with another exciting speaker!

 

 

Rally on the Red

Thursday, December 22, 2022  |  Time & Details TBA

The Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl is not just about the game – it is about the whole bowl week experience! Fans can get the party started the night before the game with a trio of FREE events – including the Mardi Gras Preview Parade, Pep Rally and Battle of the Marching Bands and Block Party Concert. Details of the 2022 Rally on the Red will be announced at a later date!

Mardi Gras Preview Parade & Battle of the Bands

Thursday, December 22, 2022  |  Time & Details TBA

Get an early taste of what is to come during the Mardi Gras season with the Mardi Gras Preview Parade that features floats from local Krewes and the two university bands and spirit squads! Following the parade, the two school marching bands will then face off in a Battle of the Marching Bands!

Free Concert

Thursday, December 22, 2022  |  Time & Details TBA

Following the Mardi Gras Preview Parade and Pep Rally & Battle of the Marching Bands, there will be a FREE concert to cap off the night! The Block Party has featured music acts including country music singer Dan Smalley, Parish County Line and Toadies! The date and details of the 2022 Block Party will be released at a later date.  

Big Game Show

Tuesday, December 20, 2022 at 6:30 PM  |  Riverview Theatre

Before the teams take to the gridiron, they will have to battle it out in the “Big Game Show.” Coaches and players from both teams will compete in an array of game show-style competitions, and the audience will have a chance to participate too!

FCA Breakfast

Wednesday, December 21 at 7:30 AM  |  Shreveport Convention Center
Tickets – $10

The annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes Breakfast is presented each year for the participating teams and their coaching and administrative staffs. Hosted by the NWLA FCA Chapter, this event annually hosts more than 500 guests, offering breakfast, and featured speakers who give their personal testimonies. 

Independence Bowl Foundation

P.O Box 1723, Shreveport LA 71166  |  401 Market Street, Shreveport, LA 71101  |  318.221.0712

2022 Independence Bowl