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Tuesday, April 18, 2023

On the Scene


CORK 2023 The Red River Revel hosted their annual winecentered fundraiser, CORK, on April 1 at Festival Plaza in downtown Shreveport. The sold-out event featured over 100 wines poured and food samples from more than a dozen local restaurants, including Dripp Donuts, Texas Roadhouse and RNL Cookery Corner. This was the 17th annual CORK, and money raised from ticket sales directly benefit the Red River Revel Arts Festival. – Mark Crawford

Chloe Abbot, Camille McCall and Kate Tharpe

Valerie Barcelona, Elizabeth Ardoin and Monica Ardoin

Britni Sepulvado and Jessica Zylicz

Jamie and Jason McKinney

Ty Scroggins and Angie Costakis

Taylor and Destiny Jamison

Diane Tabulog and Janice Nelson

Crawfest 2023 Shreveport’s oldest park, Betty Virginia Park, in the heart of the South Highlands neighborhood, was home again to the three-day Crawfest music festival, March 17-19. Bands included Tipsey, Maggie Rose, Bayou Gypsy and headliner Sister Hazel. C&C Mercantile hosted a Maker’s Space where you could pick up locally made hats and T-shirts right on the spot. There were more than a dozen food options, including Sweetport Ice Cream and Dripp Hot Chicken. – Mark Crawford

Crawfest 2023

1) Emily Keaty

2) Cassie Stone and Izzy Griffin

3) Britni Sepulvado and Steven Rigsby

4) Lauren Holland and Suzanne Swift

5) Heidi and Jason Cram

6) Katrina Patrick, Jeff and Nicole Spikes

“Sylvia” Shreveport Little Theatre and the BPCC Theatre Program hosted a dinner theatre show of “Sylvia” at LeBossier Hotel & Event Center. A full house of supporters turned out for the laughs and to support the arts organizations. – Special to 318 Forum


1) Betty and Rowdy Prince

2) Roxanne Busserman, Libby Gleason and Elizabeth Peck

3) Ernie Cowger, Lauren and David McMillian

4) Lacey and Ben Green

5) Kim Price and Jamie Killeen

6) Tim and Misti Daniels

7) Jay and Sandra Caraway

8) Myra Robinson and Tony Evans

To be included in OTS, e-mail your high-res photos to editor@318forum.com or mail to Editor at 318 Forum,1158 Texas Ave., Shreveport, LA 71101. Must include a daytime phone number. Or, contact Mary Ann Van Osdell at mavo@softdisk.com or Mark Crawford at markcrawford1@aol. com for coverage.


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