Happy 2014!

Posted on March 3, 2014

Happy 2014! We hope that everyone who visited the cities along the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights had a great time. Christmas is really about family and spending time with our loved ones. There is no time like the holidays to really bring us all together. We are embarking upon a new year, with new […]

Joining the Pilgrimage

Posted on December 2, 2013
Experience the nativity in a unique way by taking a pilgrimage to Bethlehem.

Alexandria, LA – Time travel seems to become reality when you step outside the doors of Emmanuel Baptist Church into their semi-annual Pilgrimage to Bethlehem. It’s an opportunity to lose yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of first century Bethlehem. Several years ago Greg and Gayle Carroll’s family took their first tour through the city. […]

Shreveport-Bossier to Host the First-Ever Cajun Christmas Festival

Posted on November 25, 2013

Christmas in Shreveport-Bossier provides a host of attractions, shopping and festivals.  While permanent fixtures on the scene are Christmas in Roseland and Christmas on Caddo, this year, a new festival is coming to sister cities – the first-ever Cajun Christmas Festival in north Louisiana. On the banks of the Red River, Cash Point “The Party Place” will host the excitement […]

Shreveport-Bossier’s Holiday Season Ramps Up

Posted on November 20, 2013

A busy calendar of holiday events, ranging from shopping extravaganzas to festivals, parades, live music and more, has kicked off in Shreveport-Bossier. Traditionally, the arrival of the holiday season in Shreveport-Bossier has been marked by the lighting of a 40 foot-tall Christmas tree during a lighting ceremony at the Outlets at the Louisiana Boardwalk in […]

There’s still time for holiday fun in Shreveport-Bossier

Posted on December 20, 2012

With Christmas just five days away, there’s still time to get in on some holiday fun in Shreveport-Bossier. Here are a few ideas worth checking out: -Get in on all the holiday fun in downtown Shreveport tonight with the TNT Express: Holiday Edition, tonight, Dec. 20, starting at 5 p.m. Enjoy the live music of […]

What are your plans this weekend?

Posted on December 19, 2012

What’s Happening in Natchitoches December 21 – December 24, 2012 Friday December 21 2:00 pm-Historic District Walking Tour- Guided tour by the National Park Service.  FREE 4:00 – 10:00 pm- Snow Fest – Experience Frosty’s Avalance Slide and other children’s activities – $3 per slide. Saturday December 22 – NO Admission to the downtown riverbank […]

Holiday music takes the spotlight in Shreveport-Bossier

Posted on December 13, 2012

Timothy Jones Nothing sets the mood of the Christmas season like great holiday music. Fortunately, you can hear it live this weekend in Shreveport-Bossier at two perennial favorites. The Shreveport Symphony Orchestra will present its annual Holiday Pops Concert featuring Shreveport native Timothy Jones as the special guest, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, and 2:30 p.m., Sunday, […]

Celebrate Christmas with a holiday parade

Posted on December 6, 2012

There’s nothing like a fun Christmas parade to fill you with cheer and Shreveport-Bossier’s Southern Hills community returns with a neighborhood favorite – the annual Christmas in the Hills 2012 Old Fashioned Christmas Parade. The fun kicks off 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, rain or shine, starting at Safety Town on Jewella Avenue in Shreveport. […]

Make your way to Benton for ‘A Kid’s Christmas’

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If you’re looking for a fun way to get your children into the holiday spirit this weekend, head out to the annual Benton Christmas on the Square Festival for “A Kid’s Christmas” this Saturday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. SciPort: Louisiana’s Science Center is this year’s special guest and they have a cast of characters in […]

Natchitoches offers Historic District Walking Tours

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Visitors to the Natchitoches Historic District during December will see an increase in pedestrian traffic along Front and Second Street.  Cane River Creole National Historical Park is partnering with the Historic Downtown Development Commission to present walking tours of one of the Nation’s most historic and picturesque downtown landscapes. The tours will provide visitors with […]