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ONGOING: SRAC EXHIBITION: Oklahoma painter and poet Deloss McGraw and Woody Guthrie will be on display at the Shreveport Regional Arts Council (SRAC). Central ArtStation, 801 Crockett St., Shreveport.

ONGOING: CRITICAL MASS 9 AND 10 SOLO SHOWS: Artspace hosts the spectacular creativity of visual and literary art of Eric Francis, Julie Kane, Debra Roberson and Genaro Ky Ly Smith, artspace, 708 Texas St., Shreveport.

THROUGH OCT. 28: NOTES ON STRING THEORY: The Meadows Museum of Art at Centenary College of Louisiana exhibition by Candace Hicks and exhibited in the museum’s Project Space Gallery. For more information on the individual exhibitions, visit themeadowsmuseum.com/current-exhibitions. 2911 Centenary Blvd., Shreveport. THROUGH OCT. 30:

THE FRENCH REVOLUTION ON FILM: The R.W. Norton Art Gallery features a collection of two dozen vintage posters. Spanning nearly a century of cinema history from 10 different countries. Viewers will be taken on a journey through history, learning about the styles and artistic sensibilities of a number of brilliant poster artists. Visit www.rwnaf.org/events for more information. 4747 Creswell Ave., Shreveport.

THROUGH OCT. 31: SKETCHY BUSINESS – INKTOBER COMES TO THE NORTON: The R.W. Norton Art Gallery is joining the fun this year with an exhibition, “Sketchy Business: Inktober 2022 Comes to the Norton,” that will grow daily throughout the month of October. Each day, a different artist, using that day’s prompt, will create an original drawing for display in the museum and on social media. By the end of the month, the exhibition will be complete! Visit www.rwnaf.org/events for more information. 4747 Creswell Ave., Shreveport.

THROUGH FALL: The Meadows Museum of Art at Centenary College of Louisiana will host six exhibitions during the fall of 2022, featuring works by regional and national artists as well as Centenary alumni and current students. The fall 2022 exhibition lineup showcases a variety of media and techniques, including sketches, mixed media, interactive sculptures and more. For more information on the individual exhibitions, visit themeadowsmuseum.com/current-exhibitions. 2911 Centenary Blvd., Shreveport.

THROUGH DEC. 3: EXHIBITION “WISDOM OF THE TRUTH”: An exhibition featuring the work of Cuban-American artist Cesar Garcia will kick off the fall 2022 exhibition season at Centenary College’s Meadows Museum of Art. For more information or to schedule field trips, call the museum at 318.869.5169 or visit themeadowsmuseum.com.

OCT. 6-21: CREOLE HERITAGE MONTH EXHIBITION: “Strings and Things: Art of a Different Kind of Instrument” featuring the works of visual artist Karen La Beau and jewelry artist Christina De’Angelo. Opening reception Thursday, Oct. 6, 6-8 p.m. General admission free. VIP tickets: $35. For more information, contact Michael Thomas at mthomas@susla.edu.

OCT. 8: LUMPY GRITS ARTISTRY AUDITIONS: Free Mini Session Fall 2022 acting and theatre workshop with Cherie Gray. Auction skills, improvisation, character development, cold reading, script/text analysis, building character relationships and physical movement. Adult session Oct. 8 at 11 a.m. at Shreve Memorial Library Wallette Branch, 363 Hearne Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 9 - NOV. 4: LOUISIANA STATE EXHIBIT MUSEUM: “Two To Tango.” Exhibition by Jim Huckabay and Talbot Hopkins Trudeau. 70-piece art exhibition. Artists’ reception Oct. 9 from 2-4 p.m. 3015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

OCT. 13: ARTIST TALKS: All artist talks. Julie Kane. From 5:30 p.m. Artspace. For more information, call 318-673-6535. 708 Texas St., Shreveport.

OCT. 14 & 15: WATERCOLOR BATIK WORKSHOP: Nancy Coe has been teaching art for 30-plus years. She currently teaches all ages at her studio, ArtPlay – A Learning Studio in Atlanta, Texas. Nancy will supply everything but paint and brushes to produce two paintings in the watercolor batik style. Come check out this new technique! 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Members: $185. Nonmembers: $210. For registration or questions, contact Sherri Skrivanos at stskrivanos@gmail.com.

OCT. 27 - DEC. 31: CREOLE HERITAGE MONTH EXHIBITION: “As For Me: My Journey Back to Art” featuring the works of visual artist Ron Smith. Opening reception Oct. 27, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dual art exhibit at SUMAS & Agora Borealis Gallery. For more information, contact Michael Thomas at mthomas@susla.edu.


2JOHNS STEAK & SEAFOOD: Live music. Oct. 5, Haley Brooke, 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Oct. 12, Haley Brooke, 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Oct. 19, Haley Brooke, 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Oct. 21, Jimmy Wooten, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.; Oct. 26, Haley Brooke, 5:30-9:30 p.m.;Tuesday-Saturday, and for Friday lunch from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. featuring local artists such as Winston Hall, Shawn Stroope, Drew Ley and Toni Mundy, The Lovers, Jimmy Wooten and Haley Brooke. 2151 Airline Drive, Bossier City. 318-841-5646.

1931 LOUNGE HORSESHOE CASINO: Live music. Oct. 8, Charlotte’s Web Band, 8 p.m. - midnight; Oct. 21, Jimmy Wooten, 8 p.m.; Horseshoe Blvd., Bossier City.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 14: Live music every Friday night 7-10 p.m. $5 cover. Sept. 23, 2Easy. Dinner every Friday @5:30; call 318-635-8186 for menu. Every Tuesday is Taco Tuesday, every Sunday is trivia/karaoke starting at 5 p.m.; 5315 S. Lakeshore Drive, Shreveport. 318 635-8186.

BIG COUNTRY: Live music. 1003 Gould Drive, Bossier City. 318-584-7218.

CASA JIMADOR: Live music. Oct. 7, Haley Brooke, 7-10 p.m.; Oct. 8, The Joanitones, 5-5:50 p.m. 4801 Line Ave., Shreveport. 318-754-3885.

CELEBRITY LOUNGE BALLY’S CASINO: DJs Friday and Saturday nights. 451 Clyde Fant Pkwy., Shreveport.

CHIANTI: Dorsey Summerfield Jr., 7-10 p.m., Friday and Saturday in the Green Room. 6535 Line Ave., Shreveport. 868-8866.

COUGARS DEN: Live music. 1835 Old Minden Road, Bossier City. 318-752-4140.

COYOTE’S BAR & GRILL: Live music. 1618 Market St., Shreveport. 318-424-0650.

EL POTRILLO MEXICAN RESTAURANT: Live music. 6614 Youree Drive, Shreveport. 318-798-0040.

ERNEST’S ORLEANS: Live music. 1601 N. Spring St., Shreveport. 318-226-1325.

FLYING HEART BREWING & PUB: Live music. Oct. 6, Queen Anne’s Revenge Dueling Pianos; 700 Barksdale Blvd., Bossier City. Call 584-7039.

FRANK’S PIZZA: Live music. 6950 Fern Ave., Shreveport. 318-230-7130.

FROZEN PIROGUE: Live music. Oct. 5, Clay Logan, 6:30 p.m.; Oct. 11, Jimmy Wooten, 7 p.m.; Oct. 12, Schaefer Mueller, 6:30 p.m.; Oct. 18, Matt Nestor, 6:30 p.m.; Oct. 19, Seth Bradford, 6:30 p.m.; Oct. 25, Schaefer Mueller, 6:30 p.m.; Oct. 26, Jimmy Wooten, 6:30 p.m.; 515 Barksdale Blvd, Bossier City. 318-459-6672.

HURRICANE ALLEY: Live music. Oct. 6, Tailgate Poets, 7 p.m.; Oct. 7, Chad Cooke, 7 p.m.; Oct. 8, Mojo Tango Foxtrot, 7 p.m.; Oct. 13, Chasin’ Benjamin’s, 7 p.m.; Oct. 14, Eric Craig, 7-10 p.m.; Oct. 15, Song Swap: Brody McKinney, Jaxon Boardman, and Caden Wilson, 7 p.m.; Oct. 20, 8-Track, 7-10 p.m.; Oct. 21, Josh Ward w/Daniel Holmes, 7-11 p.m.; Oct. 27, Teazur, 7-10 p.m.; Oct. 28, Side FX, 7-11 p.m.; 500 Ogilvie St., Bossier City.

KI’ MEXICO: Live music. 3839 Gilbert Drive, Shreveport. 318-861-5941.

NICKY’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT at East Texas St. Live music. 7960 E. Texas St. Bossier City. 318-841- 1345.

NICKY’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT at Viking Drive: Live music. Oct. 7, Charlotte’s Web Band, 6:30-10 p.m.; Oct. 28, Raven; 2701 Viking Drive, Bossier City. 318-747-2332.

PARADISE THEATER: Live music. 777 Margaritaville Way, Bossier City. 855-346-2489.

SAM’S TOWN CASINO: Live music. Oct. 7, Crawdads, 7 p.m. - midnight; Oct. 8, The Crowd, 7 p.m. - midnight.; Oct. 14, DJ Flow, 7 - midnight; Oct. 15, The John Conlee Show, 7 p.m. Reserved seats $49, general admission $39 and handicap $29 and can be purchased at JohnConlee. com.; Oct. 15, Shane Pons Band, 5 p.m. til; 315 Clyde Fant Pkwy., Shreveport. 318-424-7777.

SUPERIOR’S STEAKHOUSE: Live piano music: Mon. - Thurs., Brian Watson, 6:30-9:30. Wed., Stan Hoffman. Every weekend, Friday, Toni Mundy Evans Duo, 6-10 p.m., Saturday, Daniel Ley Duo, 7-11 p.m. The Stilettos, 6-10 p.m. first Friday of every month; first Saturday of the month, Brian Watson, solo. 855 Pierremont Road, No. 120, Shreveport. 219-4123.

THE LOT DOWNTOWN: Live music. 400 Crockett St., Shreveport. 318-489-1605.

THE MARKET: Live music. Oct. 7, Ben Abshire, 6:30 p.m.; 10539 Norris Ferry Road, Shreveport. 318-797-4375

TIKI BAR: Live music. Monday nights, Blues Jam, 8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.; Oct. 5, Songwriter Night w/David Deaton; Oct. 8, Trixx Tragic and the Tragedy; Oct. 12, Good & Evil Ben Open Mic; Oct.13, Tree Fiddy Trio; Oct. 15, Chicken Brothers, Oct. 19, Keep Happy, Oct. 22, Anxious; Oct. 26, DD4; Oct. 27, Suite Harmony; Oct., 29, Dragstrip Phantoms Halloween Party; 639 E. Kings Hwy., Shreveport. 318-868-6355.

TWISTED ROOT: Monday night is Trivia Night from 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, live music on the patio from 6-10 p.m., Buddy Flett. 8690 Line Ave., Shreveport. 868-6410.

WHAT’S ON TAP: Live music. Every Thurs., Christopher Gates, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.; 1207 Shreveport-Barksdale Hwy., Shreveport. 318-869-2422.


OCT. 5: CLASSICAL GUITARIST DR CAIN BUDDS: The Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College will present a guest artist recital featuring Dr. Cain Budds on classical guitar at 3:30 p.m. in the Stephen W. Slaughter Theatre in Building C on the BPCC campus. This recital is free and open to the public. Contact Dr. Chandler at gchandler@bpcc.edu for more information. 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.

OCT. 7 - 21: BROOKSHIRE GROCERY ARENA: Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. is Luke Bryan: Raised Up Right Tour 2022; Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. is Chris Stapleton: All American Roadshow Tour. Tickets at Ticketmaster.com or box office. 2000 Brookshire Grocery Arena Drive, Bossier City.

NOV. 5-6: 74TH ANNUAL RHAPSODY IN VIEW: The Downtown Shreveport Lions Club presents the Centenary College Choir in “Rhapsody In View” at the First Baptist Church of Shreveport. Saturday night program at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets $15 in advance, $17 at the door, students $10 and may be purchased from Centenary Choir members, Downtown Shreveport Lions members, at Hurley School of Music on the Centenary Campus at 318-869-5234. Also at Porter’s Cleaners or by phoning 318-429-6887 or the First United Methodist Music Dept. 543 Ockley Drive, Shreveport.

NOV. 18: ANASTASIA, THE NEW BROADWAY MUSICAL: Performing at The Strand at 7 p.m. Tickets: $82, $65, $49, $30 (student) and can be purchased at the box office. For more information, go to www.thestrandtheatre.com or call 318-226-8555. 619 Louisiana Ave., Shreveport.

| ART/EXHIBITS See the Lone Star State in a fresh way at the exhibition “Ode to East Texas” at the Meadows Museum of Art through the fall.


EVERY SATURDAY - NOVEMBER: BOSSIER CITY FARMERS’ MARKET: Over 75+ vendors weekly with loads of fresh veggies and fruits, food trucks, jams, salsa, honey, baked goods, jellies, pickles, Cajun cuisine, fresh squeezed lemonade, barbecue, peppers, handmade soap, crafts, real fruit smoothies and juice, handmade goods, Gulf shrimp, art, plants, leather goods, roasted corn, kids’ activities and much more. Live music. New A/C indoor customer seating. Family fun and leashed pet-friendly. Free admission. Free parking. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 2950 E. Texas St. on the south side of Pierre Bossier Mall, Bossier City. BossierCityFarmersMarket.com.

WEEKLY ON MONDAYS: SHREVEPORT TOASTMASTERS HYBRID CLUB MEETING: Learn public speaking, leadership, network, selfdevelopment, etc. from the oldest club in Louisiana. 12-1 p.m. In-person, third-floor conference room, Beaird Tower, 330 Marshal St., Shreveport. Zoom meeting ID: 868 9338 7810 Passcode: 1234.

ONGOING: GLASS-BLOWING WORKSHOPS. Come individually, or bring a group and create your own original piece of art. From pumpkins to flowers and beyond, the experience is a good time with a dazzling reward at the end. Hours: Thurs., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Friday, noon to 5 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; and Sunday, noon-6 p.m. Sanctuary Glass Studio, 421 Lake St., Shreveport. studio-sanctuaryglassstudio.com.

SECOND SATURDAYS: ANDRESS ARTIST & ENTREPRENEUR CENTER: Shop and chat with the artists of the AAEC on the second Saturday of each month from 12-4 p.m. at Andress Artist & Entrepreneur Center; 717 Crockett St., Shreveport. https://www.aaec. space/aaecevents.

MONDAYS - THURSDAYS: BOSSIER COUNCIL ON AGING: Bossier’s Council on Aging offers activities for the week. Mondays: paint by number canvas art and yoga. Tuesdays: chair exercise and beanbag baseball. Wednesdays: senior game and yoga. Thursdays: chair exercise and Bingo. For more information, call 318-741-8302. 706 Bearkat Drive, Bossier City.

THROUGH EVERY WEEKEND IN OCTOBER: NIGHTMARES AT NECROMANOR HAUNTED HOUSE: The Nightmares begin Sept. 30 at 7 p.m. Open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday beginning Sept. 30. Fridays 7 p.m.-12 a.m., Saturdays 6 p.m. -12 a.m., Sundays 6 p.m. -10 p.m., and Halloween 6 p.m. -12 a.m. Tickets are $10 at the door, or you can purchase them on https://www.autumnfrights.com/necro-tickets . 505 Boardwalk Blvd., Bossier City.

THROUGH OCT. 9: RED RIVER REVEL: Celebrating its 46th anniversary, the Red River Revel Arts Festival is the largest outdoor festival in North Louisiana, attracting tens of thousands of locals and visitors to “Celebrate the Arts” together. The festival brings an extensive array of exciting and unique experiences to the Shreveport Riverfront. With more than 75 juried visual artists from across the country, over 80 musical, theatrical and performing arts entertainment on two stages, over 20 vendors serving delicious food and an area dedicated to introducing children to the arts. For more information, go to Redriverrevel.com. Festival Plaza. 101 Crockett St., Shreveport.

THROUGH OCT. 14: GRANTS FOR GARDENING PROJECTS: Grants will be awarded to projects that promote beautification, provide horticultural education, showcase sustainable gardening practices, or enhance the quality and quantity of publicly accessible green spaces. NWLA Master Gardeners want to fund projects that make a difference in the community and involve collaboration among organizations. Grants for Caddo, Bossier, DeSoto and Red River parishes. Applications through Oct. 14 from $300 to $10,000. For more information, please contact the NWLAMG Community Grants Program at 318-469-9222 or 318-518- 6697 or at www.nwlamggrants@gmail.com.

OCT. 5: WALK OF STARS: The Northwest Louisiana Walk of Stars will be inducting five new members -- all of them posthumously at 3 p.m. Those being inducted are Nat Stuckey, Van Cliburn, Samuel G. and William B. Wiener, and Geoffrey Beene. The Depot Stage at the Red River Revel. Festival Plaza. 101 Crockett St., Shreveport.

OCT. 5: GINGERBREAD HOUSE LUNCHEON: The Gingerbread House Partners in Prevention 2022 Luncheon guest speaker will be Rebekah Gregory, Boston Marthon bombing survivor and author of “Taking My Life Back.” Noon - 1:30 p.m. Sam’s Town Hotel & Casino. 315 Clyde Fant Pkwy, Shreveport.

OCT. 7: RED TIE GALA: The 360 People Helping People Outreach Foundations’ Red Tie Gala will be held at 7 p.m. at the LeBossier Hotel and Event Center. The proceeds from this event go toward funding 360 yearly programs providing services to meet the social needs of local youth and helping women in the Highland home. Tickets: $50 each in advance and can be purchased at Enchanted Garden at 2429 Line Ave., Shreveport, or by emailing 360enrichmentandartprogram@gmail.com. 4000 LA-782-2, Bossier City.

OCT. 7: GIRLS UNITED TO SUCCEED (G.U.T.S.): This year’s honorees, all Shreveport female natives: Violinist and opera singer Marsha Thompson, ballerina and dance instructor Ashley Murphy-Wilson, celebrity makeup artist and business owner Ebony Parson, and celebrity hairstylist and hair designer Andrea “Mona” Bowman. More than 300 girls attending from Caddo Parish schools will be part of a special presentation to hear the successful business and personal stories of these four women. 6-10 p.m. For more information and to purchase a ticket, please go to the My Spa My Way Facebook page. Sam’s Town Casino & Hotel. 315 Clyde Fant Pkwy, Shreveport.

OCT. 7: GLO FEST: Join the Shreveport Regional Arts Council and Bossier Arts Council for monthly GloFests debuting new light shows on the “Bakowski Bridge of Lights” on the Texas Street Bridge. October’s Glo Fest will be at the Shreveport Riverview Plaza from 7-10 p.m.

These events will feature live music, arts markets, a kids’ area, street performances by Spinner Entertainment and more! Shreveport Riverview Plaza, 601 Clyde Fant Pkwy, Shreveport.

OCT. 7, 14, 21 & 28: MURDER MYSTERY DINNER: Four themed mystery dinners can be found at dixiemaze.com/murdermysterydinners/ with different levels of interest, cost and taste buds. 6:30 p.m. 318-703- 2870. 9596 Dixie Maze Farms, Sentell Road, Shreveport.

OCT. 7: BATTLE OF THE BAGS FIRST RESPONDERS CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT: The second annual Battle of the Bags: First Responders Cornhole Tournament will be held at the Seventh Tap Brewing Project. All active or retired first responders including police, fire, EMS, health-care workers, military, etc. are welcome to compete. The event supports the Shreveport and Bossier City bomb squads. Additionally, Seventh Tap Brewing Project will donate 10% of their proceeds from the night. For more information call 318-754-4471. 2640 Linwood Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 7-9: EAST TEXAS BURN RUN!: The Brother’s Keepers Motorcycle Club & Phoenix Organization of Jefferson will host the annual fundraiser for children burn survivors and “Camp I’m Still Me.” Poker Run, bike show, bike games, live entertainment, vendors, live auction, great food and fun kid activities. Pre-registration is available at brotherskeepersmc.com for $35 per person or register in person Friday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. across from Auntie Skinners in Jefferson, Texas.

OCT. 8: BASS CHAMPS 2022: Bass Champs Tournament Trail and Television Show is America's richest amateur tournament organization. The event is coming to Shreveport-Bossier City and will be launching out of the Red River South Marina on the Red River.

OCT. 8: HERITAGE & HARVEST PORCH TOUR: A self-driving tour on Hwy. 3049 north of Shreveport to Ida, highlighting 15 stops of fall decorated porches, restaurants, historical sites, small businesses and vendor markets. From 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Learn more at www.redrivercrossroadshistorical.org, or visit the Gilliam Library/Museum or call Ray McKinney at 318-287-3397.

OCT. 8: “AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER - VIVA LAS VEGAS”: The Horseshoe Riverdome will be transformed to the 1950s-1960s Vegas and take you back to the Vegas days of Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr. and iconic Marilyn Monroe. Live swing band, music from ’50s and ’60s, catered dinner by Horseshoe Hotel and Casino, silent auction, raffles and much more. Purchase tickets at www.eventbrite.com. 711 Horseshoe Blvd., Bossier City.

OCT. 10-14: GIVE BACK GEAUX PACK: An opportunity to support Louisiana’s most vulnerable children by volunteering your time. Choose your shift: 9 - 11 a.m., 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., or 1 - 3 p.m. Email Jessica@ Geaux4Kids.com for more information on how you can support Geaux 4 Kids.

OCT. 11: NOEL UMC MASTERWORKS CONCERT: New York City based, award-winning organist, Jason Roberts, will accompany The Navigator, a 1924 American comedy silent film, directed by and starring Buster Keaton. Roberts will dazzle us with his incomparable improvisations. All Masterworks Concerts are free and open to the public. Childcare is provided. 6:30 p.m. 520 Herndon St., Shreveport.

OCT. 13: THURSDAY IN THE PARK AT PROVENANCE: A free outdoor concert in Greenleaf Park at Provenance with Ono’s Hawaiian food truck. Music by Cole Vosbury and Amanda June Unplugged/The Lovers. Grab dinner and dessert, and spread out on the lawn with family or friends. From 4-8 p.m. 1968 Bridgewater Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 14-22: PRIZE FEST 2022: Weekend One: Music & Fashion. Live Loud With 11 Bands Across 2 Nights: The Garage at 211 Market St. $30 two-day pass, $20 one-day pass, VIP passes available. Oct. 14 from 7-11 p.m. and Oct. 15 from 6-11 p.m. Fashion Prize: Fashion Show and Boozy Brunch: Phoenix Nightclub at 400 Commerce St. $65 includes general admission, brunch and one mimosa. VIP passes available. Oct. 16 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Weekend Two: Film, Food and Comedy: Oct. 20-22 downtown Shreveport, various venues. $30 to watch films and vote, Film Prize University is free, VIP passes available. Twenty short films. Film screenings take place Oct. 20 from 12 p.m.-6 p.m., Oct. 21 from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. and Oct. 22 from 9 a.m-9 p.m. Film Prize U is a free film education program at the Robinson Film Center Oct. 22 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Food Prize: Come and Get It! Premium Dining Experience. The Garage at 211 Market St. Shreveport. $250. Oct. 21 from 7-11 p.m. Food Prize University Culinary Chat: Free to the public. Prize Fest Big Top at 700 Texas St. from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Comedy Prize: 7 Comedian Showdown: Prize Fest Big Top at 700 Texas St. $20 general admission, Stageside cocktail tables available. From 8 p.m.-10 p.m.

OCT. 15: DEAF ACTION CENTER ALL HANDS 5K: Cash prizes include $200 for first place, $100 for second place, $50 for third place, and $25 for the winners in each age category: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+. There will also be door prizes, and food will be available for purchase. From 8 a.m-noon. For more information: evans@deafactioncenter.org. Tickets available at https://tinyurl.com/mryy7v6a. Deaf Action Center. 601 Jordan St., Shreveport.

OCT. 15: SBC ZOMBIE WALK 2022: Benefitting the Food Bank of NWLA and LifeShare Blood Center as well as the Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse of NWLA (CADA), this year’s theme is “Recover Your Life.” Live music, a “Thriller” dance-off and hundreds of undead roaming across the East Bank District with all the beloved festivities, prizes, vendors and costumes. 4-9 p.m. Sponsors needed. For more information or sponsor packages, contact Alexander Richardson at Alex@ bossierarts.org. Or call the Bossier Arts Council at 318- 741-8310.

OCT. 15: LUNCHEON & DOLL SHOW: North Louisiana Antique Doll & Toy Club presents “Grandma’s Attic.” Luncheon $45. Opens at 10 a.m. Show open to the public 1-3:30 p.m. For more information, contact Robin Grubbs at weebeetoys@bellsouth.net or call 318-780-8864 or Anita Berg at anitahb@mac.com or 318-564-8504. First Baptist Church, 543 Ockley Drive, Shreveport.

OCT. 18: AUREUM FROM HALCYON SHOWS: A gripping adventure tale told through heartstopping aerial routines, breathtaking dance, amazing acrobatics and world-class visual effects. Tickets: $78, $58 and $44. The Strand Theatre. For more information or tickets, go to www.thestrandtheatre.com or call the boxoffice at 318-226-8555. 619 Louisiana Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 18: FINANCIAL AID NIGHT: Learn about the financial aid process and how to complete FAFSA. Also, LSUS scholarship opportunities will be discussed and TOPS. Register at Visit.LSUS.EDU. For more information, call 318-797-5053 or for financial aid questions: FINAID@ LSUS.EDU. 5 p.m.

OCT. 18: PUMPKIN SHINE ON LINE: More than 65 Halloween displays, performances for school groups and food. Carve out a spot for your family from 4-8 p.m. at Betty Virginia Park. Presented by SPAR and Southfield School. Free iShuttle pick up at Mall St. Vincent.

OCT. 19: BURGERS 4 THE BADGE: Caddo Crime Stoppers and the Caddo/Shreveport Police fundraiser. Caddo Sheriff’s Department and SPD, troopers, etc., are invited to a public purchased lunch. The people and business that want to thank an officer for their service can go to the Crime Stoppers website at crime stoppers.org/burgers and for $20 donation treat an officer to a fall cookout and support Crime Stoppers. From 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Police Headquarters. 1234 Texas Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 20: GOLF CLASSIC 2022: “Around the World in 18 Holes” is the theme of the Bossier Chamber’s annual Golf Classic. Travel the world one hole at a time while enjoying a round of golf, entertaining gimmick holes and contests for closest to the pin and longest drive. Players will end the day with an after party and awards reception with more great food and fun. Info@ bossierchamber.com or call 318-746-0252.

OCT. 20: MOVIES UNDER THE STARS: “Monster’s Inc.” in Greenleaf Park at Provenance with food trucks at 4:30. Movie begins at dark. 1968 Bridgewater Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 21: TWILIGHT TALKIES: “GHOSTBUSTERS”: The R.W. Norton Art Gallery will show “Ghostbusters” on the front lawn of the museum. Free. Bring your blanket and enjoy a movie under the stars. Food trucks at 6 p.m. Showtime at 7:30 p.m. No dogs, smoking or tobacco products. Visit www.rwnaf.org/events for more information. 4747 Creswell Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 22: BUNCO BASH & SILENT AUCTION: The Renzi Center will be hosting Bunco Bash & Silent Auction from 6-10 p.m. at Margaritaville Resort Casino. Live music, fantastic food and silent auction. $50 per person. $60 at the door. This includes an elegant buffet and the chance to win door prizes. Reserve table of six for $275. Cash bar. Space limited; register early. For more information, call 318-222-1414.

OCT. 22: ASEANA AUTUMN FESTIVAL: The 9th Annual ASEANA Autumn Festival celebrating the Hispanic Communities from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the ASEANA Asians Gardens of Shreveport. For more information, call 318-200-0248 or 318-401-8078 or email at aseanafoundationshv@gmail.com. 800 Texas Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 25: TRUNK-OR-TREAT: Bossier Parish Community College invites the public to bring their “kiddos” out to the BPCC campus to enjoy a Halloween Trunk-or-Treat with the Student Life Groups. Costumes are encouraged. From 5:30-8 p.m. For further information, details are at www.facebook.com/BPCCCavs.

OCT. 26: FELONIES AMONG FRIENDS: The R.W. Norton Art Gallery will host an evening with three best-selling authors: Elle Cosimano, Ashley Elston and Megan Miranda as they talk friendship, writing and more. Ages 21 and up. BYOB (Books and Booze)! While books will not be sold at this event, you are welcome to bring your own for the authors to autograph. Bring whatever drink you fancy! Complimentary theme signature drink, light hors d’oeuvres and desserts free with ticket purchase. Limited seating! Visit www.rwnaf.org/events for more information. 4747 Creswell Ave., Shreveport.

OCT. 27: AS FOR ME: AN IMMERSIVE ART TOUR EXPERIENCE: Join artist Ron Smith on his journey in art for one night only. In two locations, the story begins at Southern University at Shreveport at 5:30 p.m. and continues at The Agora Borealis. $35 admission. www.eventbrite.com/e/as-for-me-an-immersive-art-tourexperience-tickets-425214085777

OCT. 28: DRIVE-IN MOVIE (“HOCUS POCUS”): Bossier Parish Community College invites the public to Drive-In Movie Night and meet the Sanderson Sisters in person. The event is free to the public. Concessions will be available to purchase in support of the BPCC Athletics Department. Showtime 7 p.m. For further information, details are at www.facebook.com/BPCCCavs.

OCT. 28: PILOT PREVIEW DAY AT LSUS: An opportunity to make new friends, tour campus, hear from faculty and current students, learn about campus life, participate in Fall Fest on the mall and so much more. Check-in and muffins will start at 9 a.m. in the University Center. Lunch will be served. Wear comfortable clothing. Parents will have a morning session tailored for parents. Register at Visit.LSUS.EDU.

OCT. 28: TRUNK OR TREAT NIGHT MARKET: Halloween fun at the Trunk or Treat Night Market at Andress Artist & Entrepreneur Center. From 6-10 p.m. Free to attend. 717 Crockett St., Shreveport. https://www.aaec.space/aaecevents.

OCT. 28: COUNCIL ON AGING’S HALLOWEEN DANCE: The band Red Chute Review will play for the Bossier City Council on Aging from 7 - 9:30 p.m. For more information, call 318-741-8302. 706 Bearkat Drive, Bossier City.

OCT. 28: ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW: As a part of the Robinson Film Center’s “A Nightmare on Texas Street,” October programing will be featured at 10 p.m. For more information, go to www. robinsonfilmcenter.org or call 318-459-4122. 617 Texas St., Shreveport.


THROUGH NOVEMBER 13: JINGLE ARRGH THE WAY! A CHRISTMAS PIRATE ADVENTURE: Favorite characters, a rollicking story, great songs and a trip to the North Pole to find “you know who” make “Jingle ARRGH the Way!” a wonderful holiday show for the whole family. Based on a story by Melinda Long, author of “How I Became a Pirate.” Through Nov. 4: weekly Friday rehearsals begin. Nov. 7 through Nov. 10. Daily rehearsals begin. Nov. 11. Opening night 6 p.m. Nov. 12 at 11 a.m., 2 pm, and 5 p.m. performances. Nov. 13, closing night 2 p.m. performance.

OCT. 13-16 AND 20-23: POPCORN FALLS – POPULATION: UNHINGED!: Two actors, 21 wacky characters. Oct 13, 14, 15, 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. & Oct 16 and 23 at 2 p.m. Tickets $23 and $25. Tickets onsite Oct. 4. For more information or tickets, call the Shreveport Little Theatre at 318-424-4439.

OCT. 13-16 AND 20-23: BPCC THEATRE PRESENTS “DRACULA”: Written by Hamilton Deane and John Balderston, this Bossier Parish Community College production begins with Dr. Seward’s discovery that his daughter, Lucy Seward, has been attacked by a mysterious illness. For teenage and older audiences. All performances are at 7:30 p.m. with the exception of Oct. 16 and 23, which is at 2 p.m. Visit the online BPCC Theatre Box Office to learn more about the new season: https://www.ticketsource.us/bpcc-theatre. Stephen W. Slaughter Theatre in Building C on the BPCC campus, 6220 East Texas St., Bossier City.


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