The day that we wait for all year is just around the corner. Saturday, Nov. 27 is going to be a BIG day downtown and you’re invited to join us for the shopping, specials, food and fireworks! Play Holiday Business BINGO Nov. 27- Dec. 18 and Win!  The BINGO game will kick off on Small Business Saturday, November 27, and run through December 18. Visit a business listed on the BINGO card, pick up a game, make a purchase & get a store stamp. Continue until you get a BINGO (or five spots filled with store stamps. The more stamps you get, the more chances you can enter to win!)

In order to be entered into our drawing, we must have your completed Bingo card by Saturday, Dec. 18. You can drop them off at 416 Cotton Street (if you want to drop them off Sat./Sun., use the mail slot on the front of the building), or take a (good and clear) photo of your completed card and email it here. Each completed BINGO card will give you a chance to win prizes from businesses in Downtown Shreveport including a gift basket valued at $250. Get your Holiday BINGO Card at any of the businesses listed or download it here and print it.

Small Business Saturday Deals, Food & Fun!

Shopping Specials

  1. C&C Mercantile and Lighting, 1100 Texas St. (8 am- 4 pm)  10% off all antiques in the Mercantile showroom and a special art market out front. FREE coffee and pastries to first 20 shoppers! Hungry? Kajun Korner Food Express will be serving chicken and waffles, seafood bisque and Cajun Jambalaya. Mi Meza Latin Cuisine will be serving delish south of the border fare, as well.
  2. Appli-K’s– 624 Texas St. behind Rhino Coffee. (8 am- 6 pm) Long list of specials and free items with purchase! Free Happy Everything Holiday tote to the first 12 Happy Everything customers. Free Happy Everything Attachment with ANY “Happy” base purchase. FREE Royal Standard alligator ornament with every purchase! Retail value $7. Exclusive In-Store Happy Everything Clearance & Sale Items, 20% Off all Royal Standard Pajamas, 20% Off All Christmas Ornaments. Enjoy refreshments while shopping.
  3. The Agora Borealis, 421 Lake St. (10 am- 6 pm) Glass blowing, art vendors, door prizes, giveaways, refreshments and holiday cheer!
  4. Sanctuary Glass, 421 Lake St. (10 am-6 pm) Glass blowing and flame working demonstrations by Luke Meyer and Ivy Woods.
  5. On Time Fashion– 621 Texas St. (9 am- 6 pm) Special deals throughout the store all day.
  6. Bailey Gallery, 214 Texas St. (Noon- 4:30 pm) Come peruse the big Hoover Watercolor Society’s 2021 Membership Show. 10% discount on any purchase of art or jewelry in the gallery!
  7. Robinson Film Center, 617 Texas St. (1 pm-10 pm) On Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, you can enjoy special offers by stopping by the RFC box office or giving them a call at 318.459.4122: Spend $20 on a gift card and get another $5 for free! Gift cards are good for movies, bistro dining and concessions – Buy a gift membership and get 2 free movie passes for yourself!– Remember that Abby Singer’s Bistro is serving Saturday from 4 pm- 10 pm and is the scene of the beautiful Holi-Dazed!
  8. Retro Down Town Cafe, 420 Marshall St. (9 am- 2:30 pm). Variety of freebies and specials! Enjoy Retro Christmas with Small Business Saturday specials, too! Buy a gift card for more than $10 and $5 will be added for free! Discounts on breakfast all day, dine-in drip coffee is complimentary. Fresh ground Black Bayou Coffee $6- 1/2lb/$10- 1 lb. Specialty coffee drinks in house, $1 off. FREE hot chocolate for the kids, children’s coloring contest- chances to win gift cards for free meals. Other in-store specials. (See other food specials, below.)
  9. humm Yoga Studio, 624 Texas St., Suite 209 (Saturday 9 am-5:00 pm, Sunday 12 pm-4 pm) 10% discount for the entire weekend. Two yoga classes on Saturday, 10 am-11:15 am and 12:30 pm-1:15 pm. Both suitable for all levels. For all new members of humm, all Saturday classes will be $8.
  10. High Gravity Glassworks, 1200 Marshall St. (2 pm- 8 pm) 20% off fall glass decor and a grab bag of other items!
  11. Red River Brewpub, 1200 Marshall St. (11 am- 10 pm) Free t-shirt with every $50 gift card purchase.
  12. Andress Artist & Entrepreneur Center, 717 Crockett St. (10 am-4 pm) Featuring artists Charmel Lester (Charmel’s Creative Craft) Clare Mills Jewelry Kalandra Jones (ka.lan.Draw) Lee Ann Monat (LionArt Creations) & Whitney Tates (Wet Paint Arts).
  13. The Lot, 400 Crockett St. (Noon- 2 am) The Lot will be celebrating their One Year Anniversary on Small Business Saturday with music, food, and a giant artist’s market!  The fun starts at noon with music from Dirtfoot & Pocket Change and DJs Randall Ache and That Girl DJ. There is a a $10 cover on the stage side beginning at 6 pm.
  14. V&B Resale, 1010 Marshall St. (behind Surfari Pals). V&B pop-up sales will be open December 4th, 11th and 18th from 8 am- noon.

EATS & DRINKS

  1. Bon Asian Cafe, 400 Travis, Suite 106. (11am-8pm) Order a great Bon Asian meal on Small Business Saturday and get your drink free!
  2. Fatty Arbuckle’s Pub, 450 Clyde Fant Parkway (12pm – 6:30am) $7 hard apple cider or Moscow mule.
  3. Parish Taceaux, 708 Texas St. (11am- 8pm) 15% off all food and beverage purchases!
  4. Red River Brewpub, 1200 Marshall St. (11am- 10pm) Starting at 5 pm, enjoy a rousing cornhole tourney for fun, bragging rights and to raise money for outdoor games for Caddo Common! Click here for more info or to sign up your team.
  5. The Remington Suite Hotel & Bar, 220 Travis St. (11am – 4pm). Buy one, get one free Moscow Mule in the lobby bar.
  6. Retro Down Town Cafe, 420 Marshall St. (9am- 3pm) Variety of specials. Breakfast all day. Complimentary coffee with purchase. Grilled cheese and soup combo $7.95 Two Soups available all day, $2.50 a cup (only lunch items available). Our specialty Flower Child tea will be offered at $3.00: 32 oz. house brewed immune building tea. All specialty coffee drinks will be 15% off, crack cake and peach cobbler served warm all day, $2.50 per serving. Children’s menu with coloring contest: chicken strips with fries, mozzarella sticks, basket of fries, Baby pancake plate with fruit: $4.00. Kids will color our kids cartoon page and turn in for their chance to win lunch or breakfast for their family!!
  7. Rhino Coffee Downtown, 624 Texas St. (7am- 5pm) $2 White Claws all day, 15% off bagged (beans and ground) and coffee concentrates. 
  8. Shababy’s Cajun Cooking, 605 Texas St. (11am- 9pm) Get a FREE dessert with any meal purchase on Small Business Saturday!
  9. The Sand Bar, 415 Spring St. (6:30pm-6:30am) Doors open at 6:30 pm, no cover ’til 10. $3 well, wine and draft, 20% discount on the Sand Bar’s famous pizzas and quesadillas. $5 Crown- any flavor- ’til midnight.

FUN EVENTS!

  1. humm Yoga Studio, 624 Texas St., Suite 209 (Friday 8am-5pm, Saturday 9am-5:00pm, Sunday 12pm-4pm) 10% discount for the entire weekend. Two yoga classes on Saturday, 10am-11:15am and 12:30pm-1:15pm. Both suitable for all levels. For all new members of humm, all Saturday classes will be $8.
  2. Robinson Film Center, 617 Texas St. (10 am-10pm) Enjoy the Family Matinee at 10am, “Raiders of the Lost Ark.” Come in to see the HoliDaze decor in the lobby and in Abby Singer’s Bistro at RFC. The eatery has been turned into a smorgasbord of sights, sounds, smells and tastes of the holiday season debuting November 26. The spaces are decorated with hundreds of strands of multi-colored lights along with specialty oversized holiday props and fixtures created by Derek Simmons and Lauren Ross Simmons of C&C Mercantile and Lighting.
  3. Minicine?  846 Texas Ave. 7 pm.  Mincine? will host an audiovisual synthesis by Ionianix, featuring Shreveport native Mr. Christopher.  Opening the evening, DJ’s Chris Brown and Kern Courtney will spin vinyl from their extensive collections.  $5 Suggested Donation, Masks Required!  NOTE:  Ionianix audiovisual performance will include rapid, colorful, flashing light, which may not be suitable for photosensitive individuals.
  4. Shreveport Aquarium, 601 Clyde Fant Parkway (9am-5pm). Do you Believe? You will after a trip to the Shreveport Aquarium! Their holiday cheer starts with Believe Lights the Night on Fri., Nov. 26 and extends through the Christmas season. Believe! Magic of Christmas is a trip through a holiday wonderland that will have your kids enthralled at the wonder of it all.
  5.  Sci-Port Discovery Center, 820 Clyde Fant Parkway (9am-5pm). Small Business Saturday weekend is the kickoff to the new and improved SnoPort. Be immersed in a winter wonderland Nov. 26- Feb. 27.
  6. Artspace, 708 Texas St. (noon- 5 pm) Enjoy the wonderful Mike and Larsson McSwain ‘Along for the Ride’ exhibit at Artspace. Art is for sale.
  7. The Lot, 400 Crockett St. (Noon- 2 am) The Lot will be celebrating their One Year Anniversary on Small Business Saturday with music, food, and an artist market!  The fun starts at noon with Dirtfoot & Pocket Change and DJs Randall Ache and That Girl DJ. The food trucks and art market are FREE, noon- 9 pm. There is a a $10 cover on the stage side beginning at 6 pm.
  8. Andress Artists and Entrepreneur Center Art Market, 717 Crockett St. 10 am- 4 pm.
  9. Rockets Over the Red– Shreveport Riverfront, 4-8 pm. Enjoy stage performances beginning at 4 pm and fireworks at 7:45 pm. Free.
  10. Elf at the Emmett Hook Center, 550 Common St. Follow Buddy the Elf as he searches for his true identity! Sat. and Sun., Nov. 27 & 28, 3 pm.