Downtown Shreveport welcomes Wing Ding 43 to our historic city center June 28- July 2! We want you to enjoy your stay and come back to see us again and have tried to include all the information here that you will need to navigate downtown easily and have fun while you are doing it.

You will see signs like this on the front windows and doors of many of our downtown businesses. Check this list to see what specials these businesses are offering!

Food and Drink Specials for Wing Ding Visitors

Fatty Arbuckle’s Pub, Red River District, 450 Clyde Fant Parkway

Specializing in excellent craft cocktails with over 200 different Whiskeys and a large selection of other spirits!
Monday – Saturday: 3:00 pm – 6:00am| Sunday 12:00pm – 6:00am

$7 Old Fashions and 1/2 off appetizers for all credentials holders.

Kajun Korner Food Express, 400 Texas Street (in lobby of red brick office tower.)

A small eatery with big flavors! Delicious hot & cold sandwiches such as Reuben, Cajun Club, Cheesesteak Philly, Zydeco Chicken Melt and more.

Monday-Friday: 10 am- 3 pm

Wednesday Special (sandwich + chips + soda, $9.95). Thursday is Down on the Bayou Day featuring Crawfish Etouffe or Cajun Pasta with free Southern Banana Pudding & blueberry sauce! Friday is Loaded Luau Fries (with braised pineapple pulled pork, Monterrey Jack cheese and roasted Poblano peppers & a side of peach or blackberry cobbler, $10.95. Option 2: Cajun Burger and Shake special, $11.95. 

The Missing Link: 500 Texas Street

The Missing Link’s hot dogs are a thing of delicious beauty; enjoy chili, cheese, sauerkraut and a variety of different toppings, or go old school with onions, relish and mustard.  Menu favorites also include house- smoked brisket, sandwiches, loaded fries, desserts, a do-it-yourself soda fountain, and a bar featuring craft beers, favorite liquors and mixed drinks.

Tuesday-Wednesday: 11 am- 2 pm| Thursday-Saturday: 11 am- 2 pm and 5:30 pm- 9:00 pm

The Missing Link will have a drink & food special with a 10% discount.

Northern Louisiana Comfort Food: 830 Louisiana Avenue (Take Common St. south to Louisiana Ave. north. The eatery is adjacent to the train tracks.)

Southern Soul comfort food. Fried catfish, chicken, pork chops, red beans & rice, salads. Sides include purple hull peas, candied yams, mixed mustard & turnips, mashed ‘taters & gravy. Desserts to die for- sweet potato pie and peach cobbler- both homemade! Daily $10 specials!

Full Menu       Daily Plate Lunches

Monday-Friday: 11 am- 3 pm

10% off total ticket for Wing Ding 43 participants!

Pop N Pizza: 500 Texas Street

From pepperoni to vegetable and so many more! You will love their large variety of pizzas, pasta, calzones, injected bread sticks, wings, sandwiches, desserts.

Monday – Thursday: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm | Friday 10:00 am to 10:00 pm | Saturday 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Closed Sunday.

6-piece wings, French fries & a drink for $13, Cauliflower bites, French fries & a drink for $8, 2 slices of pizza & a drink, $10.

 The Remington Suite Hotel & Spa: 220 Travis Street

Boutique hotel featuring full service lobby bar and fitness/beauty spa.

10% room discount for credentials holders as well as comp breakfast offerings; drink specials at lobby bar.

Rhino Coffee Downtown: 624 Texas Street.

Fun coffee and more shop on the first floor at the Lofts at 624. Delicious hot or iced coffees, teas, summer drinks, fresh pastries that include giant cookies, blueberry muffins & coffee cake, sandwiches, wraps and savory snacks!

Open: Monday- Saturday: 7 am- 5 pm | Sunday: 8:30 am- 5 pm.

Buy one, get one free cocktails for credentials holders.

Robinson Film Center/Abby Singer’s Bistro: 617 Texas Street

Downtown’s two-screen movie theater with a wonderful restaurant/bar on the second floor and full concessions in the lobby.

Tuesday-Saturday Hours: 11am – 8pm| Friday Hours: 11am to 9pm | Saturday Hours: 4pm – 9pm

 Save 15% off your entire ticket at the theater, concession stand or restaurant (excluding alcohol).

The Sandbar Shreveport: 415 Spring Street.

Bar offering pizzas, meat ball po-boys, quesadillas, nightly food and drink specials. Open late night.

Monday-Sunday, 6:30pm to 6:00am

Special: 10% off everything.

Shababy’s Cajun Cooking: 605 Texas Street.

Cajun specialties including cracklins, alligator, and seafood. Big burgers, fried catfish, nachos and more!
Hours- Tues.|Wed.|Thurs. 11 AM- 8 PM, Fri. 11 AM-9 PM| Saturday Noon-9 PM


Free drink and dessert to all credentials holders.

Click here for a complete page of Downtown restaurants

Cool Shopping Specials

Appli-K’s Embroidery & Gifts: 624 Texas inside the Lofts at 624.

Region’s largest Happy Everything! showroom.
Louisiana souvenirs & gifts.
Custom embroidery, anything can be personalized.

15% off purchase for credentials holders. 

C&C Mercantile and Lighting: 1110 Texas Avenue.

Great items to take home as gifts. Candles, shirts, art, tee-shirts, Shreveport souvenir items, decor, antiques & more.
Monday-Friday 10 am- 5 pm Saturday 10am- 2pm

10% off all C&C Merchandise (does not include ArtiFact art) to Wing Ding visitors!

High Gravity Glassworks:, 1200 Marshall Street

Beautiful custom art glass vases, flowers, hummingbird feeds and more to purchase or MAKE. Schedule a fun glass-blowing session and become an artist yourself. You’ll have a great memory, fun pix and a wonderful gift to remember your trip to Shreveport.
Wednesday-Saturday, 12 pm- 8pm| Sunday, 12-5 pm

10% off all Blow-Your-Own workshops and any purchases in the gallery. 

The Agora Borealis: 421 Lake Street.

Everything in the shop is made by local artists. Jewelry, stationery, soaps, paintings, gift items. Perfect for gifts for yourself and loved ones. Lots of small items that can be easily transported on a bike!
Monday-Friday Saturday 10am- 6pm.

20% off the purchase price of one special artisan- created item for credentials holders.

Sanctuary Glass Studio: 421 Lake Street.
A shop filled with artisan-created glassware in a variety of sizes and styles. Enjoy workshops that teach you the ropes of glass blowing and let you participate in creating a fabulous glass item that will be yours to keep!

Wing Ding Riders get $5 off a Create you Own Glass Workshop.

Click here for the full list of everything to do Downtown!

Parking Downtown

You have lots of parking options downtown! There are spots scattered around that are motorcycle-only and these are FREE spaces. These are the spaces that are the narrow spaces defined by white lines. On-street metered parking costs $0.50 per hour Monday-Friday from 8 am- 5 pm. All on street parking is free at night and on weekends. Any on-street space that does not have a meter is an app-only space. You can download the app HERE. Almost ALL surface lots and parking garages require payment 24/7.
See all the places downtown to park HERE.
See the cost of the surface lots and garage parking HERE. If you have a question about on-street parking, please call 318-222-0290 for assistance.