Date: Thursday, July 4, 2024
Time: 6 PM – 10 PM
Location: Riverview Park, 601 Clyde Fant Pkwy, Shreveport, LA

Join KTBS 3 and the Shreveport Regional Arts Council for an unforgettable 4th of July celebration along the beautiful Red River! They have curated a unique experience to celebrate Independence Day in grand style.

The evening kicks off at 6 PM with a pepper-eating contest running until 7 PM, setting the stage for an exciting night. At 7 PM, get ready to show off your moves with a fun line dance session that goes until 7:20 PM. Following that, Shamarr Allen & Band will light up the stage with their energetic performance from 7:30 PM to 8:15 PM.

After a brief intermission from 8:15 PM to 8:30 PM, Shamarr Allen & Band will return for their finale performance from 8:45 PM to 9:30 PM. The night reaches its peak at 9:30 PM with a breathtaking light show and fireworks display by Pyromania Fireworks, illuminating the sky until 9:55 PM. To close out the evening, enjoy the Bill Joyce Light Show from 9:55 PM to 10:15 PM.

Event Highlights:

  • Pepper Eating Contest: Spice things up from 6 PM to 7 PM.
  • Line Dance: Show your moves from 7 PM to 7:20 PM.
  • Live Music: Shamarr Allen & Band performing from 7:30 PM to 8:15 PM and again from 8:45 PM to 9:30 PM.
  • Patriotic Light Show: A stunning display by Jason Lyons on the Bakowski Bridge of Lights.
  • Community Mosaic Art Activity by Sanctuary Glass.
  • Food Trucks and Arts Market: Savor delicious food from vendors and discover unique crafts from local artisans.
  • Family Zone: Bring the kids for games, inflatables, and hands-on art activities.
  • “Glo” Performers: Be entertained by LED stilt walkers, jugglers, face painters, balloon artists, and hula hoopers from Spinner Entertainment.
  • Light Show and Fireworks: Enjoy the spectacular light show and fireworks display from 9:30 PM to 9:55 PM.
  • Bill Joyce Light Show: Close out the evening with a mesmerizing light show from 9:55 PM to 10:15 PM.

Don’t miss out on this fantastic event! Visit Downtown Shreveport for a night of fun, food, and fireworks to celebrate Independence Day.