TALK OF THE TOWN
| ART/EXHIBITS THROUGH MARCH 4: ART IS … A student art show with high school students’ works from the region. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 1-5 p.m., Sunday. 4747 Creswell Ave., Shreveport. Call 865-4201.
THROUGH MARCH 4: THE SOUND OF ART. A unique exhibit featuring playlists selected from local musicians, artists and community members to accompany Norton's permanent collection. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 1-5 p.m., Sunday. Norton Art Gallery, 4747 Creswell Ave., Shreveport. Call 865-4201.
THROUGH MARCH 23: LOST STORIES, FOUND IMAGES: PORTRAITS OF JEWS IN WARTIME AMSTERDAM. The exhibit displays photographs taken by German-born Dutch photographer Annemie Wolff during the German occupation of the Netherlands. These previously lost works, rediscovered by Dutch photo historian Simon Kool, help illuminate an untold story of Jewish life in Amsterdam during the Holocaust. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday; 12-4 p.m., Thursday; 10 a.m. to noon, Friday; 12-4 p.m., Sunday. Meadows Museum of Art, 2911 Centenary Blvd., Shreveport. Visit www.centenary.edu/meadow.
THROUGH MARCH 23: TRIAD: ABSTRACTIONS, ILLUSIONS AND METAPHORS. This exhibit combines the talents of three remarkable and inspirational artists, Dorothy Kristin Hanna, Kim Rogers and Bennett Sewell. West Wing Art Gallery at the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum, 3015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport. Call 632-2020.
THROUGH APRIL 3: NATURAL STONE ARCHES AND SPIRIT OF NATURE IN AFRICA. Two photography exhibits focusing on nature presented by the Rainforest Art Foundation. Marlene Yu Museum, 710 Travis St., Shreveport. Call 717-9111.
THROUGH APRIL 30: A GLIMPSE OF SHREVEPORT FROM 1918. Featuring a selection of stunning gelatin photographs from a photo album highlighting Shreveport’s business community and labor force commissioned by the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce in 1918. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday; 12-4 p.m., Thursday; 10 a.m. to noon, Friday; 12-4 p.m., Sunday. Meadows Museum of Art, 2911 Centenary Blvd., Shreveport. Visit www.centenary.edu/meadow.
FEB. 15: STEPHEN D. PORTER ARTIST RECEPTION. Porter’s exhibition at the Vintage Gallery is a collection of paintings created over his career culminating in his second largest paintings to date. 5-8 p.m. Vintage Gallery at Agora Borealis, 413 Lake St., Shreveport. Visit www.theagoraborealis.com.
APRIL 20: 4TH ANNUAL TEXTILE AND ART SHOW. Presented by Agora Borealis, this year’s theme is “Micro/ Macro: Under the Microscope. Into the
Cosmos” with one-of-a-kind clothing designs and accessories by local
designers and an artist marketplace and gallery. $30, general; $80, VIP.
Marlene Yu Museum, 710 Travis St., Shreveport. Call 268-3011.
APRIL 28: WHAT SPEAKS TO ME. Join Louisiana pop artist Lauren Ross for another swingin’ solo show with her new “ICONS” series and more. Live music, complimentary champagne and cash bar provided. 1007 Texas Ave., Shreveport.
| BARS/NIGHTLIFE 2JOHNS STEAK & SEAFOOD: 5-10
p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. 6-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Drew Ley,
Tuesdays and Fridays; Winston Hall with bassist Chris Allen, Wednesdays
and Thursdays; Zeke Steadman and Stan Hoffman, Saturdays. 2151 Airline
Drive, Bossier City.
cover. Happy hour Friday and Saturday, 5 to 7 p.m. 2-for-1 well, wine
& draft. The Syndicate, Feb. 16, 17; 8-Track, Feb. 23, 24. Diamond
Jacks Casino & Resort, 711 Diamondjacks Blvd., Bossier City.
ARTIPSY WINE AND ARTS BAR: Last Friday of every month from 8-11 p.m. For “Hot Topic” comedy series; $10 presale; $15 at the door. All events are for those 21 years and older. 450 Clyde Fant Memorial Pkwy., Ste. 600, Shreveport.
AURA ULTRA LOUNGE: 205 Texas St., Shreveport. 272-1643.
THE BAR CHORD: 4-11 p.m. 5815 Youree Drive. Visit www.thebarchord.com.
BEARS ON FAIRFIELD: 1401 Fairfield Ave., Shreveport. 272-1643.
BON TEMPS COFFEE BAR: Every Thursday from 7-10 p.m. is Thursday Night Vibes with local singers, songwriters, musicians and performers as they display their talents. Every Saturday night is poems and songs that pairs poems with smooth backing music from 7:30 to midnight. 450 Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway, Ste. 700, Shreveport. 734-9766.
BRASS MONKEY: Shows start at 9 p.m. 3104 Youree Drive, Shreveport. 318-230-6863.
CANTINA BAR AT BOOMTOWN: DJ
playing today’s hits and requests, 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday
night; live music from 9 p.m. to midnight every Saturday. 300 Riverside
Drive, Bossier City, La. 318-746-0711.
CELEBRITY LOUNGE: Eldorado Resort Casino, 451 Clyde Fant Parkway. Call 877-602-0711.
CHICAGO/THE HOOKAH ROOM: Acts
are 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. unless otherwise stated. Loco lounge featuring
the best selection of electronic dance music artists in town, Fridays;
Floyd Grigsby and The 5gk Band, Saturdays. 118 Texas St., Shreveport.
CHIANTI: Winston Hall and Chris Allen 6-9 p.m. every Sunday night in the Green Room. 6535 Line Ave., Shreveport. 868-8866.
COVE ON CROSS LAKE: 11:30 a.m. to close Monday through Saturday. 1612 Dilg League Drive (off Lakeshore), Shreveport. 635-0262.
CRYSTAL STAIRS: 601 Texas Street, Shreveport. 424- 8783.
EL POTRILLO MEXICAN RESTAURANT: Wayne’s FM Karaoke, 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays. 6614 Youree Drive, Shreveport.
END ZONE SPORTS BAR: 1
p.m. to 2 a.m., Monday through Saturday. Happy hour daily from 1-8 p.m.
Shuffleboard and pool table. 2216 Benton Road, Bossier City. Call
FROG’S BREATH SALOON: 1984 Airline Drive, Bossier City.
FLYING HEART BREWING: Housed
in a historic building that was once home to Bossier City's Fire House
No. 6, the tasting room is open Friday and Saturday from 3:30-10 p.m.
with tours starting at 3:30 p.m. both days. Ask about hosting your event
at the tap room. Books and Brews, which is an open forum book club,
takes place on the fourth Friday of the month. 700 Barksdale Blvd.,
GREAT RAFT BREWING: Open
every Wednesday through Friday from 4 to 9 p.m. and Saturday from noon
to 9 p.m. Free tours are available at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. on
Saturdays. 1251 Dalzell, Shreveport.
H&H LOUNGE: Good vibes night every Wednesday. Drum Circle, 6-9 p.m.; VJ-DJ music, 9 p.m. to midnight. 717 Hope St., Shreveport. 424-9297.
HANGAR 21: Shows start at 10 p.m. unless otherwise stated. 616 Commerce St., Shreveport. 221-0064.
are 8 p.m. to midnight weekdays, 9 p.m. Fridays and 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays. Blues Jam every Monday night. 639 E. Kings Highway,
LEGENDS THEATRE: Joe Diffie, 8 p.m., March 10. Diamondjacks Casino & Resort, 711 Diamondjacks Blvd., Bossier City. 678-7777.
MUDDY WATERS SPORTS BAR: Beauty and the Beasts, March 30. 5000 Benton Road, Bossier City. 741-7635.
NICKY’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT: Wayne’s
FM Karaoke, 6:30-10 p.m., Thursdays; Beauty and the Beasts, Feb. 16,
March 9; AJ and the Two Tone Blues Band, Feb. 17; April 21. 7960 E.
Texas St., Bossier City. 841-1345.
NOBLE SAVAGE: Open
5 p.m.-2 a.m. Weeknight shows start at 8 p.m. Every Tuesday, Crystal
Thomas & The Dons Jam. On Wednesdays, Joe Nadeau's Blues Jam. Dirty
Redd's Open Jam Session featuring area artists playing all-around good
music every Thursday. 417 Texas St., Shreveport. 221-1781.
THE OFFICE: Happy hour every day 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Featuring $2 domestics, $2.50 imports and $6 Patron and Jameson. 1303 Shreveport-Barksdale Highway, Shreveport. 216-3346.
PARADISE THEATER: Molly
Ringwalds, 8 p.m., Feb. 23; Neal McCoy, 8 p.m., March 17. 777
Margaritaville Way, Bossier City. 855-346-2489. (Also see MUSIC/COMEDY.)
Clearwater Revisited, Feb. 24. Horseshoe Bossier City Hotel and Casino,
711 Horseshoe Blvd., Bossier City. 800-895-0711.
SAM'S TAVERN: 5-Star Karaoke Plus every Friday and Saturday starting at 8 p.m. until. Located at 3816 E. Texas Street in Bossier City. 318-658-9804.
SAM’S TOWN LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: Free entertainment all month long. 315 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport. 877-429-0711.
THE STAGE AT SILVER STAR: Live
entertainment. Gates open at 7 p.m. unless stated otherwise. 1201 Dixie
Overland Road, Bossier City. 752-3633. Tickets Available at www.outhousetickets.com.
STRANGE BREW: 235 Wall St., Shreveport. 222-2337.
SUPERIOR GRILL: Live entertainment on the patio from 6:30-10:30 p.m. Pseudo Boom, Feb. 14, 21; The Joanitones, Feb. 15;
Audubon Place, Feb. 16; Casey Martin Band, Feb. 17; Leanne Bridges Band,
Feb. 22; What The Funk, Feb. 23; Ryan Matthew Band, Feb. 24; Jason
Sepulvado (solo), Feb. 27; Professor Porkchop Band, Feb. 28. 6123 Line
Ave., Shreveport. 869-3243.
SUPERIOR’S STEAKHOUSE: Live
piano music 6-10 p.m., Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; 7-11 p.m.,
Saturday. Haley Brooke, most Thursdays, many Fridays and Saturdays;
Landon Pate, many Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; Morgan Smith, many
Wednesdays; The Stilettos, the first Friday of the month. 855 Pierremont
Road, No. 120, Shreveport. 219-4123.
TIME OUT SPORTS BAR: 9064 Mansfield Road, Shreveport. 688-3247.
TIKI BAR: 639 E. Kings Highway, Shreveport. 868-6355.
TREJOS MEXICAN RESTAURANT: Wayne’s FM Karaoke, 6-10 p.m. Fridays. 5795 N. Market, Shreveport. 929-0299.
VFW POST #5951: Wayne’s FM Karaoke, first and third Saturday of the month. 1315 Northgate Road, Bossier City. 746-7611.
WHAT’S ON TAP: Happy hour daily 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. 33 beers on tap. 1207 Shreveport-Barksdale Highway, Shreveport. 869-2422.
WHAT’S ON TAP II: Happy hour daily 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Serving food and 23 beers on tap. 2369 Airline Drive, Bossier City. 747-5505.
WHISKEY ROADHOUSE: Hours
are noon to midnight Sunday; 6 p.m. to midnight Monday through
Thursday; 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, karaoke. Trivia night
with Know it All Trivia, Feb. 14, 21, 28; Caravan, Feb. 15; SideFX, Feb.
16; Haywire, Feb. 17; The Mix, Feb. 22; Kid Icarus, Feb. 23; Flashback
5, Feb. 24; Horseshoe Casino, 711 Horseshoe Blvd., Bossier City.
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| MUSIC/COMEDY FEB. 15: LUKE COMBS. With
special guest Ashley McBryde on his “Don’t Tempt Me with a Good Time
Tour.” $27, standing room only; $22-$27, orchestra and balcony. 7:30
p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave.,
Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
FEB. 16: DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE. Based
on the hit PBS Kids TV series, this grr-ific musical is a hit for
little tigers and grown-ups alike. $27.75; $37.75; $47.75; $77.75. 6
p.m. The Strand Theatre, 619 Louisiana Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.thestrandtheatre.com.
FEB. 21: JACKSON TAYLOR AND THE SINNERS. The
country music band will play in Shreveport. $10. 9:30 p.m. Coyote’s Bar
and Grill, 1618 Market St., Shreveport. Call 424-0650.
FEB. 24: THE HOLLYWOOD SONGBOOK WITH ERICH BERGEN. The
star of CBS’s hit show “Madam Secretary” will make his solo symphony
debut with the Shreveport Symphony as they play songs from television
and film from MGM to today. $12, students; $22. 7:30 p.m. RiverView
Theater, 600 Clyde Fant Pkwy., Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportsymphony.com.
MARCH 1: LEON BRIDGES. American gospel and soul singer known for his hits “Coming Home” and “Better Man.” $26.50; $36.50; $46.50. 8 p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
MARCH 3: BLAKE SHELTON. The
country superstar comes to Bossier on his County Music Freaks Tour. $57
and up. 7 p.m. CenturyLink Center, 2000 CenturyLink Center Drive,
Bossier City. Visit www.ticketmaster.com.
MARCH 6-7: RIVERDANCE. The
international Irish dance phenomenon is back on its 20th anniversary
world tour. $45.50; $59.50; $74. 7:30 p.m. The Strand Theatre, 619
Louisiana Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.thestrandtheatre.com.
MARCH 15: JEEZY. With
special guest Tee Grizzley. $32.50, $42.50, $52.50, $62.50. 8 p.m.
Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave., Shreveport.
MARCH 16: 12TH ANNUAL BLUES FESTIVAL. With Willie Clayton, Sir Charles Jones, TK Soul, Tucka and Tyree Neal. $49, $56, $71. 8 p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
MARCH 17: NEAL MCCOY. The
East Texas country music star will hit the stage in Bossier City.
Tickets start at $20. 8 p.m. Paradise Theater, Margaritaville Resort
Casino, 777 Margaritaville Way, Bossier City. Visit www.ticketmaster.com.
MARCH 23: JUSTIN MOORE. With
special guest Dylan Scott. 7:30 p.m. $26.75-$46.75. Shreveport
Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave., Shreveport. Visit
MARCH 24: BERNSTEIN AT 100: A CHORAL SPECTACULAR. Celebrating
the 100th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein's birth, the SSO, Centenary
College Choir, and vocal ensemble Prísma will join forces to perform
Bernstein's “Chichester Psalms,” as well as the magnificent hymn-like
conclusion of Copland's opera, “The Tender Land.” $12, students; $22.
7:30 p.m. RiverView Theater, 600 Clyde Fant Pkwy., Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportsymphony.com.
MARCH 24: JASON MRAZ. An
evening with the musician on his solo acoustic tour. $39.50, $59.50,
$79.50. 8 p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave.,
Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
APRIL 6: FESTIVAL OF LAUGHS. Featuring Sommore, Bruce Bruce, Earthquake, George Wallace and Arnez J. $54, $64, $77, $99. 8 p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
APRIL 26: QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE. $45-$49.50.
General admission on floor and reserved seating for all other sections.
8 p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave.,
Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
MAY 18: THOMAS RHETT. Featuring
special guests Brett Young and Russell Dickerson. 7:30 p.m. CenturyLink
Center, 2000 CenturyLink Center Drive, Bossier City. Visit www.ticketmaster.com.
ONGOING: SHREVEPORT HOUSE CONCERT SERIES: Josh Hyde Band with special guest Buddy Flett, Feb. 18. $20. Shows begin at 7 p.m. 508 Fairfield Ave., Shreveport. 670-3567. Go to www.shreveporthouseconcerts.org.
FEB. 16-18, 23-25: HANSEL AND GRETEL: A CREOLE TALE. This musical fable for children of all ages offers a new spin on the traditional fairy tale of the young children’s encounter with a wicked witch in the woods who plans to eat them for supper. This version, told as a Louisiana Creole tale, is set in the swamps of Louisiana. All ages. $5. 7 p.m., Feb. 16, 23; 2 p.m., Feb. 17,18, 24, 25. The BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, Bossier Parish Community College (Building C), 6220 East Texas St., Bossier City. Call 678-6525.
MARCH 1-3, 9-10. ON GOLDEN POND. A
love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their
summer home on Golden Pond for the 48th year and visited by their
middle-aged daughter, her fiance and his teenage son. $18, seniors,
students and active military; $20, adults. 7:30 p.m., March 1, 2, 3, 9
,10; 2 p.m., March 4, 11. Shreveport Little Theatre, 812 Margaret Place,
Shreveport. Call 424-4439.
MARCH 16: DIRTY DANCING. The classic movie comes to the stage to share the story of Baby and Johnny during the summer of 1963. Students, $20; $45.50; $59.50; $74. 8 p.m. The Strand Theatre, 619 Louisiana Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.thestrandtheatre.com.
| SPECIAL EVENTS
EVERY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY: THE HISTORIC OLGILVIE-WIENER HOME. Come take a step back in
time and visit this beautiful Queen Anne Victorian mansion and watch the
progress of historic preservation of this magnificent home. $10. 4-6
p.m. 728 Austen Place, Shreveport.
FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH: SHREVEPORT WRITERS' CLUB. Writers
from all stages of life in all genres and styles of writing meet to
share their thoughts in written form with other people who love words;
guests welcome. Free. 10 a.m. to noon. Shreve Memorial Library,
Broadmoor Branch, 1212 Captain Shreve Drive, Shreveport.
FEB. 10: CHINESE NEW YEAR KUNG FU AND LION DANCING. Celebrate Chinese New Year with dumpling making, dinner and performances. 4 p.m. Activities Center at First Baptist Church, 543 Ockley Dr., Shreveport. Call 817-203-1627.
FEB. 15: ART AFTER DARK - SAFE WORD. Shreveport
Opera presents this special event with music by Robert Paterson,
libretto by David Cote. Intended for adult audiences only. $30. 7 p.m.
JR Gallery & Performance Space, 624 Commerce, Shreveport. Visit www.shreveopera.tix.com.
FEB. 15-17: ANTIQUE ADOPTION. A
three-day shopping event with treasures from all over the U.S. 10 a.m.
to 4 p.m. Antique Adoption, 408 Cotton St., Shreveport. Call 447-4198.
FEB. 17: BOSSIER NIGHT MARKET. Familyfriendly
event with over 180 vendors selling unique wares with live music, food
trucks, and more. 4-9 p.m. South Parking Lot of Pierre Bossier Mall,
2950 E. Texas St., Bossier City. E-mail email@example.com.
FEB. 17: 34TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY. Connie’s Hideaway, 3975 Greenwood Road, Shreveport. Call 636-9432.
FEB. 17, 24; MARCH 3,10,17: ADULT ACTING CLASSES. Shreveport
Little Theatre is enrolling in beginners and veterans in acting classes
taught by Mary Joris. Pre-registration is required. $165. 11 a.m. to 1
p.m. Shreveport Little Theatre, 812 Margaret Place, Shreveport. Call
FEB. 17: KREWE OF ELDERS/AMERICAN LEGION '50s DANCE. With entertainments provided by Flashback, a cash bar, and food for purchase. Prizes awarded for best dressed and dance contest. $5. 6:30-10:30 p.m. American Legion, 5315 S. Lakeshore Drive, Shreveport. Call 635-8186.
FEB. 18: FIT FOR LIFE HEALTH AND WELLNESS EXPO. An
expo exhibition event dedicated to health, wellness, fitness and
nutrition with booths that include a variety of medical, health,
wellness providers. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Shreveport Convention Center, 400
Caddo St., Shreveport. Visit www.arklatexhomepage.com.
FEB. 19-20: AUDITIONS FOR RUMORS. Local
actors are encouraged to audition for the spring production. 6:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Theatre (Building C), BPCC campus, 6220 East Texas St.,
Bossier City. Call 678-6525.
FEB. 20, 21, 28: “AFRICAN-AMERICANS IN TIMES OF WAR” SERIES. This
series pays homage to the 25 African-American soldiers from Caddo
Parish who lost their lives in World War I as well as the four soldiers
who were wounded in action. 11 a.m. to noon, Feb. 20, Hamilton/South
Caddo Shreve Memorial Library Branch, 2111 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop,
Shreveport. 5:30-6:30 p.m., Feb. 21, Atkins Shreve Memorial Library
Branch, 3704 Greenwood Road, Shreveport. 5:30-6:30 p.m., Feb. 28, Cedar
Grove/Line Ave. Shreve Memorial Library Branch, 8303 Line Ave.,
Shreveport. Visit www.shreve-lib.org.
FEB. 22-25: IN THE NEXT ROOM. The
Victorianera drawing room comedy also known as “The Vibrator Play.”
$15, general admission; $10 military and seniors; $5 students. 7:30
p.m., 2 p.m., Feb. 25. Marjorie Lyons Playhouse, 2700 Woodlawn Ave.,
Shreveport. Visit www.centenary.edu.
FEB. 23: PLATINUM COMEDY TOUR. With
Mike Epps, Tony Rock, Deray Davis and Michael Blackson. $54, $62, $76,
$99. Reserved seating. 8 p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis
Presley Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
FEB. 23: BOWLING FOR ANGELS. This
fundraiser allows local business to contribute to Holy Angels while
having fun as a team that combines teamwork, fun and love for Angels.
Noon-5 p.m. Call 797-8500
FEB. 24: FREEZIN’ FOR A REASON. Take the plunge in the icy cold water with events for the entire family including music, food, drinks and more, all to benefit the Special Olympics Louisiana. $50. 10 a.m. East Ridge Country Club, 1000 Stewart Drive, Shreveport. Visit www.laso.org.
MARCH 3: RED BIRD FOUNDATION FUND- RAISER. Featuring
Paula D’Arcy and special guest Ken Medema. $100. 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Broadmoor United Methodist Church, 3715 Youree Drive, Shreveport. Visit
MARCH 3: BEST IN SHEAUX. A
live runway dog show fund-raiser for Robinson’s Rescue. 6:30-10 p.m.
RiverView Hall, 600 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport. Visit www.robinsonsrescue.org/best-in-sheaux.
MARCH 3: THE ROBBY’S. Join
the fun Oscar weekend to celebrate Hollywood’s golden age at this
annual fund-raiser for Robinson Film Center. $125, RFC members; $150
general public. 7 p.m. Robinson Film Center, 617 Texas St., Shreveport.
MARCH 10: ARK-LA-TEX GENEALOGICAL ASSOCIATION MONTHLY MEETING. With
guest speaker Sarah Hamer’s presentation, “Tracking Your Ancestors -
DNA and Genealogy.” 1-3 p.m. Randle T. Moore Center, 3101 Fairfield
Ave., Shreveport. Call 746-1851.
MARCH 16: 12TH ANNUAL BLUES FESTIVAL. With
Willie Clayton, Sir Charles Jones, TK Soul, Tucka and Tyree Neal. $49,
$56, $71. 8 p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley
Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
MAY 3: JON PARDI. The country music singer will hit the stage in Shreveport on his latest tour. $22; $32. 8 p.m. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave., Shreveport. Visit www.shreveportmunicipalauditorium.com.
| CASINO PROMOS
BOOMTOWN CASINO & HOTEL: 300 Riverside Drive, Bossier City, 746-0711. www.boomtownbossier.com.
DIAMONDJACKS CASINO & RESORT: 711
Diamondjacks Blvd., Bossier City. 678-7777. New members receive up to a
$100 refund in the mail. Mail offer based on play. See Rewards Club for
details. Restrictions apply. Happy Birthday: Come in on your birthday,
swipe your Rewards Club card and receive a present from us. New Member:
Receive up to a $100 refund in the mail. Mail offer based on play. See
Rewards Club for details. Restrictions apply. February Promotions. 100K
Cupid’s Cash and JackPlay Giveaway. Win up to $100,000 cash every Friday
and Saturday! Four $1,000 cash winners at 11 p.m. every Saturday. Cash
and Jack Play drawings from 7-10 p.m. every Friday. 10X drawing entries
every Sunday and Monday. Sunday Funday Gifts, Feb. 25. Pick up gift with
10 slot points. Feb. 25: chip and dip platter. Enroll at MACK from 12-6
p.m. Free buffet with Play is every Monday and Tuesday. Earn 50 points
and receive a free dinner buffet! Enroll at MACK from noon to 8 p.m.
Winning Wednesdays. Win $50 cash or trade it for $100 slot play!
Drawings every hour from 5-8 p.m. Earn and Get Thursdays every Thursday.
Pick up a gift with 10 slot points. Feb. 15, 22: Sweatshirt. Enroll at
MACK from noon-6 p.m. 10X Points is from 5-7 p.m. every Friday; 5-7 p.m.
Earn more cash back at the machine. Multiplier caps at 200 points.
Valentine’s Day Candy Giveaway is from 4-6 p.m., Feb. 14. We’re showing
the love on Valentine’s Day with sweet treats for
our players! Limited participation. See Rewards Club for details.
President’s Day Points Play is from 4-6 p.m., Feb. 19. Win up to $500 in
points!Enroll at MACK.
LEGENDS BUFFET SPECIALS: Salute to our troops! 25% off every day at Legends Buffet. Must have military I.D. (active or retired) to receive discount. Not valid on holidays. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Sizzling steak buffet every Saturday for $22.99 with Rewards Club card. Seafood buffet every Friday featuring crab legs for $22.99 with Rewards Club card. 50+ Diamond Club every Wednesday with $9.99 dinner buffet. Free Buffet with Play every Monday. President’s Day Buffet is Feb. 19, $12.99, lunch, and $19.99 dinner.
ELDORADO RESORT CASINO: 451 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport. 877-602-0711.
HARRAH’S LOUISIANA DOWNS: 8000 E. Texas St., Bossier City. 742-5555.
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SAM’S TOWN HOTEL AND CASINO SHREVEPORT: 315 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport. 811-429-0711. www.samstown.com.