Whether you are looking for the perfect historic venue for your wedding reception, a cool space for that special birthday boy or girl or just a convenient space for your company retreat, downtown Shreveport has the perfect setting to make any event memorable. For specific information, pricing, and reservations, contact each directly.
421 Texas Street
421 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
Discover 421 Texas, a venue for weddings and special occasions. In the heart of downtown Shreveport, 421 Texas was originally home to the Jordan & Booth Department Store. The building was designed by the prominent architectural firm of Neild and Somdal in 1946 and typifies the early modernist design of Shreveport’s historic downtown district. Renovation was complete in 2013 with the original esthetic preserved and enhanced to create a sophisticated and elegant setting for your special occasion.
601 Spring Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
The former George T. Bishop Building, built in the 1920s, has been elegantly restored and repurposed as a sleek and contemporary office space and event center. More recently known as the Antique & Classic Car Museum, the former automobile dealership is now home to Prevot Design Services APAC, a full-service architecture, planning and interior design firm and 601 Spring, an event center. In the expansive lobby area, huge windows and giant chandeliers fill the space with light, and the carved maple and mahogany wood doors and trim remain. The building is a unique environment for wedding receptions and other special events.
The Agora Borealis
Built in 1927, the building that houses the Agora Borealis is an amazing historical location and is a well-known spot in the area. The original decorative tin-tile ceiling, turquoise cement floor, and exposed brick walls all come together to create a beautiful venue. With enough space to comfortably seat 60 people, the venue is great for all kinds of activities. The open-concept space can host pop-up events, celebratory events, showers, parties, private art showings, concerts or live music nights, weddings and receptions, private dinners for your company • the space can also be used as a unique filming location. Excellent local chefs and restaurantsare available for catering.
Set within the West Edge Arts District of beautiful Downtown Shreveport, Artspace’s unique and stylish facility featuring contemporary open gallery spaces makes it the ideal location for wedding celebrations, anniversary/ birthday parties, and formal occasions, and corporate events.The artspace team will work to transform artspace into your “your” space within the current or future exhibition. Pricing includes many amenities such as chairs, a variety of tables, and Audio/Visual equipment. The Artspace team can also design your event and include thematic decor, a hands-on artist, and live, DJ, or recorded music. Artspace can accommodate up to 500 people across the entire building. When you host your event at artspace, your guests will enjoy all of the exhibits and shop in our giftspace. You can even arrange a custom gift for your special guests created by an Artspace artist.
Big Sun Studios
619 Edwards Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
Big Sun Studios is an art gallery, community event center and video production company founded by Lewis Kalmbach. The gallery’s 2000 square foot space can be reserved for lectures, book clubs, yoga classes, parties, receptions and other non-political and non-religious functions for little to no cost.
Eldorado Resort Casino Hotel
451 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101
The Eldorado offers one of the finest full-service convention and entertainment departments in the region. From intimate gatherings to full-scale Shreveport events, our experienced staff will create something your guests will long remember. At the Eldorado Resort Casino we deliver to our clients the excitement, strategic results, and unsurpassed service that the Eldorado client-focused tradition demands. We are proud to serve you.
Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce Building
400 Edwards Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
Owned by the City of Shreveport, this building, home to the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, has public meeting room space available as well as a gorgeous tiled lobby with sweeping ceilings.
101 Crockett Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
This three-block corridor, stretching from the riverfront to Market Street, is home to dozens of annual festivals including the Red River Revel, Mudbug Madness, Shreveport Farmers’ Market, Cinco de Mayo, Let the Good Times Roll and Holiday In Dixie. The plaza has permanent tents, infrastructure, and indoor restrooms. The signature blue tower beckons to visitors and residents alike and invites all to partake of the fun. The two large 1,000-square-meter permanent pavilions are the perfect environment for outdoor concerts and festivals. The depot building houses the permanent offices of the SPAR Events Services and Red River Revel and also provides other festival promoters and organizers a unique multi-purpose festival office.
The Logan Mansion
725 Austen Place
Shreveport, LA 71101
The Logan Mansion, built in 1897, is one of the last remaining Victorian mansions in Shreveport. It is filled with period furnishings and touches. The manion is the perfect space for a small wedding, reception or party, a family gathering or special meal event. Airbnb rooms are also available for rent on the second floor.
The Lot – Downtown SHV
The Lot is the wonderfully reimagined former Sportran Bus Terminal, nearly 1/2 block of covered event space. Built-in electrical for food trucks and stages, there is also an inside bar and seating area. A wonderful location for a large office party, kick-off event, live music, or reception/birthday event.
705 Elvis Presley Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71101
Shreveport Municipal Auditorium is a premier facility for a wide array of events including concerts, wedding receptions, corporate meetings, boxing, sporting events, and special events of all kinds. Flexible seating configurations combined with an historic and intimate atmosphere equals the perfect setting for your event. This first class facility, combined with SMG, the world leader in private management of public assembly facilities, will ensure a successful and memorable program for you, your client, guests and attendees. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium is also a Ticketmaster-exclusive facility.
The Petroleum Club Shreveport
416 Travis Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
With an unparalleled view, delicious cuisine and exceptional service, The Petroleum Club is perfect for business meetings, receptions, dinners and cocktail parties. The Petroleum Club is a full service event catering facility. We have multiple rooms to choose from on the 15th and 16th floors. When you book with the Club, it’s all included: tables, chairs, house linens, china, flat ware, serving pieces, set up, clean up, serving staff, bartenders, personalized planning and day-of coordination. Free Wi-Fi and in house audio visual equipment is also available at no additional charge -all you need to bring is your laptop. We create custom floorplans for events as small as 2 to 165 seated or up to 375 for cocktail receptions.
Red River Brewpub
Need space to celebrate a special occasion? We’ve got you covered. Our local brewery in Shreveport, LA is the perfect place to throw a surprise birthday party, hold a corporate team-building event or host a family reunion or wedding reception. Your guests will appreciate our brewery’s convenient location and the wide range of craft beers on tap. Our friendly staff can help you coordinate and pull off a successful brewery event. Contact our team today to discuss the logistics.
The Remington Suite Hotel & Spa & Rooftop Deck
The Remington Suite Hotel offers an elaborate and elegant experience that only a boutique hotel can provide! On top of their spacious lobby, complete with hotel bar and luxury spa, as well as their distinctly unique hotel suites, The Remington offers multiple event spaces that can accommodate any size from small intimate gatherings or business meetings to extravagant special events. Their amenities include a fully equipped fitness center, in-house estheticians and massage therapists, an indoor, heated saltwater pool, a hot tub, dry saunas, steam rooms and free WiFi. Event spaces include The Gallery, The Royale, The Boardroom, the Gerard Butler Theater and the Remington Rooftop with wonderful views of the city.
RiverView Hall & RiverView Theater
600 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101
RiverView Theater and RiverView Hall are located in the heart of the Riverfront / Downtown Entertainment District. They are located within walking distance of a large number of attractions, restaurants, clubs and hotels.
RiverView Hall is a 16,200 sq. ft. municipal building on the Shreveport riverfront with a capacity of 900 people. Built in 1965, the facility has 18’ clear height, 2 loading docks, and is can be divided into 3 room. RiverView Hall accommodates many different types of events and has long been the favorite meeting place of many local civic clubs and organizations.
RiverView Theater is one of the premier performing arts venues in the area. It is proud host to the regular season performances of The Shreveport Symphony, Shreveport Opera and the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet.
• Seating accommodations for 1,725 • Star quality dressing rooms • Proscenium stage with large wing space • Truck level stage loading
Robinson Film Center
617 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
With so many options, the Robinson Film Center has the facilities to meet the needs for most any event including A/V enhanced lectures, IP video and teleconferencing, corporate luncheons, company socials, wedding receptions and rehearsal dinners, private screenings, birthdays, holiday parties and more.
In addition to first-class facilities, the Center’s catering services prepare outstanding foods for any meal and any group size. Located on the second floor, across from the renowned Abby Singer’s Bistro, is a 2326 sq. foot multi-use event space, complete with state of the art multimedia capabilities. Two retractable sound proof walls make space custom sizeable to any event. All multi-use spaces are capable of presenting most digital formats and feature surround sound and full-size retractable video screens.
Rydaz / Lake Street Bar
Not your typical Bar. Lake Street Bar is your premier multi-function venue for live entertainment, craft cocktails, beer, great food, and doubles as an event center ready to book and cater your next party or event. We specialize in the party. Its your birthday? Let us do all the work and create you a memorable experience.
Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino
Have the Sam’s Town Shreveport professional sound and lighting staff provide your special event with state-of-the-art lighting and award-winning sound system capabilities. Experienced caterers and award-winning culinary teams guarantee an event to remember. Your special event will turn out just the way you envisioned it.
Sanctuary Glass Studio
Plan your parties with us. We are the “hottest” and most unique party venue in town! Create your own glass and enjoy the specialized catered food from Sweet Caddo Creations. Family gatherings, business outings, birthday parties and more!
Scottish Rite Cathedral
The Shreveport Scottish Rite Cathedral is available for rental for special occasions such as weddings, receptions, banquets, and business meetings. The spectacular architecture of this unique building will enhance any event, making it a lasting and treasured memory. The facility has a caterer on staff to assist with all event culinary needs. An extensive list of exquisite food items is available.
The Shreveport Aquarium and patio is a beautiful indoor/outdoor space downtown for weddings, birthday parties, club meetings, receptions, even Mardi Gras bals!
Located on the banks of the beautiful Red River, the Aquarium brings you into an underwater world of wonder. Travel through brightly colored coral reefs, creaking shipwrecks, dark ocean caves and tropical lagoons as you encounter a wide variety of colorful and unusual undersea life.
The aquarium offers several spectacular event rooms, perfect for your next special occasion, corporate meeting, family reunion, birthday party, team building event or cocktail party.The rear of the building includes a beautiful tree-shaded and covered patio overlooking the Red River, and can spill over onto the Rose Plaza of downtown’s Riverview Park if extra space is needed. Make your next event a truly unforgettable experience!
400 Caddo Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
The Shreveport Convention Center is the second largest convention center in Louisiana and the largest in the tri-state area known as the Ark-La-Tex. The state-of-the-art facility features more than 350,000 square feet of meeting space designed to accommodate any event, from major conventions and trade shows to intimate gatherings such as wedding receptions and banquets.
Shreveport Water Works Museum
142 North Common Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
The Shreveport Water Works Museum located on the banks of Cross Bayou is Shreveport’s original waterworks. Built in 1887 as part of the construction of Shreveport’s first municipal water system, exceedingly rare examples of bygone technology still call the McNeill Street Pumping Station home & most are operational. There are several areas appropriate for rentals. The grounds of the lovely turn-of-the-last-century building are outfitted with picnic tables, a deck overlooking historic Cross Bayou and 100-year-old live oaks. This would make a beautiful setting for a wedding, family reunions or birthdays. The Ozone Room is an air-conditioned, 1500-sf carpeted building good for board retreats, parties and other meetings. Depending on room configuration, this space could accommodate 80-140 persons. Tables, chairs, a large-screen TV and digital projection equipment are available for rental.
Silver Lake Ballroom
900 Market Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
The former Hunter building, built in 1931, was originally home of the Hunter Oil and Investment Company. The Silver Lake Ballroom is ideal for meetings and parties. With its historical elegance and original decor it will fit many occasions and is ideal for meetings, parties, weddings, or other events. The interior is adorned with red gum molding, six milk glass art deco light fixtures and original terrazzo floors. Event rooms are comfortable and elegant, with a stylish decor featuring large windows that allow natural light to fill the room. • 3 meeting and event rooms • 6,000 square feet of flexible event space • On site event planner • Largest room capacity: 300 reception style • Free parking available • Catering available upon request
The Strand Theatre
619 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71101
Owned and operated by a non-profit corporation, the historic Strand Theatre movie and vaudeville palace opened in 1925. The building, which was completely renovated in 1984, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is an ideal setting for a wide range of special events. The building has 1,636 seats, Stage: 43’ wide proscenium at 27’ tall, 32’ deep (from proscenium) with 64’ high fly space. Full theater pipe organ.
The Supper Club
610 Commerce Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
The Supper Club is a quaint place to have a wedding reception, fundraiser, private party, workshop or business meeting. The first floor is exposed red brick and stained concrete floor with ceiling fans, restrooms, and caterer’s work space. The second floor is exposed brick painted white, wide open entrances separating two great rooms, restrooms, separate stairway to front entrance, back stairway to caterer’s work space downstairs. Once home to Ernest’s Supper Club, The Supper Club is the perfect combination of historical structure with current amenities offering a timeless environment for any event.