50 Things To Do In Downtown Shreveport!

Get a dose of science at Sci-Port

The perfect fun, educational environment for people of all ages to explore and interact with the world of mathematics, technology and science.

Feast on enchiladas at Nicky’s

With two-for-one enchiladas every Monday and Tuesday, Nicky’s Mexican Restaurant, located in the Red River District, is the obvious choice for a weekday meal.

Monthly downtown Artwalks

Every first Wednesday of the month, the Downtown Artwalk gives you a chance to view and purchase art in all its forms.

Sketch the City with architect Mischa Farrell

No art or architecture background needed! Local architect, Mischa Farrell leads free sketch sessions where you can try your hand at drawing historic buildings around Shreveport.

Catch a flick at Robinson Film Center

Robinson Film Center aims to educate, enrich and entertain the community through the power of film. They showcase independent, international and classic cinema daily.

Find art that speaks to you at Agora Borealis

Shreveport’s first local artisan marketplace brings you quality, handmade, local art and goods. This is the perfect place to pick up unique gifts for loved ones or even yourself!

Blow a glass bauble at Sanctuary Glass

Located inside of Red River Brewing Co., Sanctuary Glass Studio creates one-of-a-kind works of art and offers classes in glass blowing, kiln casting and mosaic.

Have a suit custom-fit at On Time Fashion

On Time Fashion is a high-style men’s clothing store on Texas Street owned by Sam Fashho, stocking an eclectic selection of mens items such as suits, shirts, ties, hats and shoes.

Play pool at The Noble Savage

Noble Savage Tavern is a great, laid-back local haunt with delicious food, and live music almost every night. Stop in for great drinks, friendly staff and good times!

Steak Night at Fatty Arbuckle’s

Fatty Arbuckle's is one of Downtown Shreveport's oldest standing lounges with live entertainment, weekly karaoke, a huge whiskey selection and a variety of craft cocktails.

Sit and watch the river at SALT Café

Located within the Shreveport Aquarium, enjoy the view at this riverfront restaurant. SALT is committed to serving only Louisiana seafood and locally sourced, sustainable meat and produce.

Laugh and play at The Common Park

Revitalizing a nine-block area located at the eastern edge of downtown, The Common Park is a development project featuring unique public art and programming, greenspaces and historic preservation.

Become a critic at Louisiana Prize Fest

Every October, you’ll have the chance to view and vote on 20 short films, listen to nationally and locally renowned bands, taste one-of-a-kind food and drink and see a showcase of fashion by local designers.

Check the racks at Weekend Thrifter

If you’re into vintage, Weekend Thifter is the place for you. This thrift boutique is open every weekend with a curated exhibition of second hand fashion, accessories and home decor.

Work out at the Downtown YMCA

Amenities of the Downtown Y include an indoor pool, basketball gym, steam room, sauna, indoor walking track and cardio and strength equipment.

Order a Muffaletta at Fertitta’s Deli

For nearly 90 years, Fertitta’s Delicatessen has been home to the world famous “Muffy” sandwich. It’s earned a place as a historic landmark and a piece of the community’s heart.

Play Drag Bingo at The Korner Lounge

The Korner Lounge is Shreveport’s veteran gay bar known for it’s regular karaoke nights and welcoming environment. Every Sunday, stop by for Drag Bingo hosted by local drag performers.

Imagine Yourself Downtown

Imagine your office or home in Downtown Shreveport – intriguing space filled with stories, with buildings that are equally amazing as an office, a retail space or an apartment.

Park with the Parkmobile App

Tired of scrounging for quarters when parking downtown? Now you don’t have to with the Parkmobile app! Easily find and pay for parking using this free app.

Try your luck at Sam’s Town or Eldorado Casinos

Feeling lucky? The city’s casinos provide some of the best entertainment options in the area.