Things to Do
Great food, family activities, sports, nightlife…Shreveport is all about entertainment. Whether you are traveling alone or with a family, there are a multitude of opportunities to enjoy all the city has to offer. Check out some facts below and start planning your trip.
Bars, Breweries, & Lounges
Gamers love a thrilling game of blackjack, world-class poker, and the jingle-jangle of a winning slot machine. Indulge in these and more at Shreveport-Bossier’s five riverboat casinos and one “racino.” Several casinos have recently introduced new guest amenities including new restaurants, bars and resort-style spas.
Arts & Culture
Shreveport has a rich history of supporting the arts. The R.W. Norton Art Gallery, North Louisiana’s largest museum, houses an exceptional collection of art spanning more than four millenia. Local live music venues host nightly performances of blues, jazz, and more. Visitors of all ages will find worthwhile experiences at a number of attractions in the area.
Family Fun & Attractions
Family-friendly attractions abound from an interactive aquarium, to a scientific learning center, or an adventure park where you can race go-karts, ride ponies, and even zip line over alligators! Follow the link below to learn more about the family-fun activities available and plan a week worth of fun on your trip to Shreveport.
A vacation to Shreveport-Bossier wouldn’t be complete without shopping for Louisiana gifts and souvenirs. Shop for quirky, Louisiana-themed gifts at Tubb’s Hardware & Cajun Gifts, browse the work of local artists at The Agora Borealis, or indulge in retail therapy at Louisiana Boardwalk Outlets. Follow the link below for more information on shopping in the area.
Fan Blocks At Local Hotels
Margaritaville Resort Casino
777 Margaritaville Way, Bossier City, LA 71111
Call to book: 1 (855) 346-2489
Code for fan rate: S12ID23
Residence Inn Shreveport-Bossier City/Downtown
501 Traffic St, Bossier City, LA 71111
Call to book: (318) 584-7125
Reference “Independence Bowl” for fan rate
*Requires a two-night minimum stay. Deadline to book is Dec. 10
Independence Bowl Foundation
P.O Box 1723, Shreveport LA 71166 | 401 Market Street, Shreveport, LA 71101 | 318.221.0712