In addition to several of our local Mardi Gras krewes crowning their new royalty for the upcoming season, we have some serious country star power coming to town this weekend as well as some amazing top shelf, cultural events!

Check out our Mardi Gras calendar of events for NW Louisiana here.

  • 1

    Hank Williams Jr.

    Hank Jr., born right here in Shreveport, LA, is set to rock Bossier City's Horseshoe Casino Riverdome Friday night starting at 8pm for a must see 21+ show. Last we checked, all we could find were tickets on the 2nd hand market starting at $174... EACH!

  • 2

    John Conlee

    If you think classic country is where it's at, you're going to love John Conlee, Friday night at the Stage at Silver Star! This 21+ show starts at 8pm.  Tickets are just $25 in advance, $30 day of the show. Doors open at 7pm.

  • 3

    Boots and Bikinis

    One wouldn't think that boots and bikinis would go together, but they will this Saturday, starting at 6pm at Horseshoe Casino's Dare Pool with pool side live entertainment from Andy Griggs. Admission is $10.

  • 4

    Legends of Tomorrow

    Legends of Tomorrow, the Philadelphia Center's 29th Annual Auction Against AIDS, is this Saturday from 6-10pm at Sam's Town Casino. Tickets are $50 at the door and organizers describe the event as, 'a night of intrigue with superheroes and villains along with local art, silent auction items and contests.'

  • 5

    Film Prize 2018 Top 20 Announcement Party

    Head to the Robinson Film Center Friday night starting at 6pm in downtown Shreveport to hoist a glass and be on hand for the exciting reveal of the top 20 films competing for $50,000 with the 2018 Louisiana Film Prize!