It's a holiday weekend.  You know what that means (for most of us anyway).  A day off from work and/or school!  While you are dreaming of sleeping in and not having to answer to your boss or hear that annoying co-worker's voice (you know the one), you also have an extra day to do some fun.  We have outlined our top 10 events happening in Shreveport and Bossier City this Labor Day weekend.  Take a look and mark your calendar.



  • 1

    The Band Perry

    The Band Perry is coming to the Horseshoe Casino in Bossier City's Riverdome on Friday, September 1st! You must be at least 21 years old to attend and tickets start at $56.50

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  • 2

    3rd Annual Red River Margarita Pour Off

    The Red River Margarita Pour is back! This fun event is set for September 3, 2017 from 2:00 pm – 7:00pm.  Sample margaritas from top local restaurants, bars and casinos.  You play the judge. You taste. You sample. You vote. Get more information here.

  • 3

    The Marshall Tucker Band

    If you are a little bit country and a little bit rock, you may want to check out the Marshall Tucker Band.  The band is set to take the stage at 8:00 pm Friday night, September 1st at the DiamondJacks Casino in Bossier City.  Get more information here!

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  • 4

    Sci-Port Discovery Center

    This is the final weekend of 2017 that you can visit Sci-Port as you may recall the science discovery center will be closed for renovations through the end of the year. This weekend enjoy the IMAX film Hubble!  Get details here.

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  • 5

    Grand Opening of Artipsy

    Do you consider yourself an artist?  Maybe you want to be an artist. Artipsy may just be the thing for you. The grand opening  is Sunday September 3rd. While you get instructions on how to create are from professionals, you also get live music and snacks that alone may be worth buying a ticket. Find out more here!

  • 6

    Mudbugs Game

    The Mudbugs are set to take to the ice again. If you have been craving the Mudbugs and missing some hockey action, you will want to see them play on Sunday, September 3rd.  This weekend's exhibition game is not to be missed by Mudbug fans. Check out the details.

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    R.W. Norton Stroller Tour

    Pack a bag and grab a stroller and don't forget the baby.  R.W. Norton is inviting parents and their kids 4 and under to stroll through the gardens and learn more about the exhibits at the gallery. This is one you do not want to miss. We advise with the talk about weather you may want to contact R.W. Norton before going to make sure this fun event has not been rescheduled.

  • 8

    Southern Momma an Em Comedy Tour

    Need a laugh?  If the thought of laughing until your side hurts sounds like fun to you, you will not want to miss this show. Southern Momma an Em Comedy Tour takes the stage at the Horseshoe Casino on Saturday. Considering all of the serious and sad things in the news right now, we think a comedy show may be just what the doctor ordered.

  • 9

    Yoga Class

    How is that New Year's resolution to get healthy going? Yeah that's what we thought. It is never too late to begin again or for the first time. Willis Knighton and Whole Foods have teamed up to provide a yoga class that is FREE! It is a one hour class and the next one is Saturday, September 3rd. If you want to know more about this free class, click here.

  • 10

    Friday Night Lights

    Last but most certainly not least, Friday night lights. High school football makes its much anticipated return to the Ark-La-Tex this week. So you will want to find out when and where your team is playing each week. #GoTeam