Join us in celebrating Small Business Saturday, a national day dedicated to supporting the local businesses that make our communities thrive! Mark your calendars for November 25, the Saturday after Thanksgiving, to show appreciation for the business owners who contribute to the unique character of our neighborhoods.
Discover the Hidden Gems of Shreveport-Bossier
Explore the treasure trove of boutiques, restaurants, art galleries and more. Look around at local shops in Line Avenue Shopping District or browse the boutiques of Bossier City. If you’re feeling artsy, Agora Borealis, The Grove, Refine Design Boutiques, C&C Mercantile, 318 Art Co., and Enchanted Garden are some “must-shop” places when you are visiting Shreveport-Bossier for all your gifts and treasures. Make an afternoon out of your shopping spree, shop the outlets at the Louisiana Boardwalk Outlets in Bossier City.
Share the Local Love with Social Media
Spread the word on social media! Tag your discoveries and let your posts shine a spotlight on these gems. Don’t forget the selfie in front of their sign or share your experience with a Facebook or Instagram Reel video!
Indulge in Culinary Delights
Treat yourself to a culinary adventure at our locally-owned restaurants. There are more fascinating, diverse, delicious things to eat in Shreveport-Bossier than ever before. Restaurants old and new, food trucks, craft breweries, pop-ups and culinary events are providing new experiences for visitors and locals alike. There’s nothing better than handmade noodles and broth, and Ghost Ramen in downtown Shreveport is serving up the best! Grab a brunch board and a mimosa at Up For Brunch and be the envy of your Instagram feed. If you’re truly seeking iconic eats, Shreveport-style stuffed shrimp are a local delicacy that originated in the kitchen of the historic Freeman and Harris Café, and can now be found at local favorites like Orlandeaux’s Café, Eddie’s Seafood and C&C Café.
Why Shop Small?
Small businesses are the core of Shreveport-Bossier. Your purchases not only strengthen the local economy. Your support fosters a sense of community, ensuring that Shreveport-Bossier remains a fantastic place to live, work, and play.
Don’t miss these exciting events on November 25:
• Bossier Small Business Saturday Market @ Pierre Bossier Mall, 10 AM – 3 PM.
• Artspace’s Shop Local Saturday @ Downtown Shreveport, 10:30 AM – 6 PM.
• Rockets Over the Red @ Riverview Park, 5 PM – 8 PM.
This Small Business Saturday, let’s unite in supporting our local businesses. Mark your calendars, shop local, and make it a day to remember!