This Halloween and Day of the Dead, Shreveport-Bossier is the place for a spooktacular celebration! With family-friendly events, costume contests, haunted houses, and magical entertainment, there is something for everyone to enjoy, and it’s bound to be a “boo”-last!

Upcoming Spooktacular Events:


DixieMaze Fall Festival – Open Now – October 31

The DixieMaze Fall Festival is a family-friendly event featuring a corn maze, pumpkin patch, haunted attractions, and more!

FunHouse of Fear – Open Now – October 31

This haunted house with dark and twisted corridors, terrifying creatures, and unexpected scares promises spine-tingling fun.

Realm of Fears – October 27 – 28 @ 7 p.m. – 12 a.m.

Experience the thrill of laser tag and the terror of a haunted trail at OFF Limits Paintball!

2023 Day of The Dead Festival – Saturday, November 4 @ 12 – 10 p.m.

Embrace the afterlife at Festival Plaza with interactive activities for kids, captivating musical performances, a mariachi band, mouthwatering food vendors, and must-have souvenirs.


Family Friendly Events


Witches Ride 2023 – Saturday, October 28 @ 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Dress in your best costume for a bike ride through the South Highlands neighborhood to the R.W. Norton Art Gallery for games, crafts, and other family-friendly activities!

Louisiana Classics Auto Club Trunk or Treat – Saturday, October 28 @ 12 – 4 p.m.

Enjoy this free trunk-or-treat event at BeauxJax Crafthouse in Bossier City, featuring classic cars decorated for Halloween and plenty to do with the fam!


Halloween Entertainment

Haunted Illusions – Friday, October 27 @ 7 p.m.

Experience magic and comedy with a spooky twist starring David Caserta at The Strand Theatre. This spoOoOky unique performance features mind-reading, disappearing acts, and levitation (wow!).

Coco Live-To-Film Concert – Sunday, November 5 @ 4:30 p.m.

The Strand Theatre will host a live-to-film concert of the enchanting Disney film Coco. This concert features a live orchestra performing the film score and is a must-see event for fans of all things Disney.




The Interns Present: HallowEMO Night at Bear’s – Friday, October 27 @ 7 p.m.

Get ready for a night of emo nostalgia at Bear’s! The Interns will play all your favorite emo hits, from My Chemical Romance to Fall Out Boy.

halloween party with core studios

Halloween Party with Core Studios – Saturday, October 28 @ 7 – 10:30 p.m.

Core Studios will host an adults-only Halloween party at Artipsy featuring a costume contest, dancing, drinks, and more.

As the nights grow longer and the moon casts an eerie glow over Shreveport-Bossier, these family-friendly Halloween activities are sure to conjure up lasting memories and a touch of spooky delight for all ages! So, grab your broomsticks and masks, and embark on a bewitching adventure that will leave you with a cauldron full of spooktacular stories!