Shreveport-Bossier puts ‘sports' in "Sportsman's Paradise," making it the ultimate playing field for sports fans!
Feel the adrenaline with Shreveport Mudbugs Hockey's icy showdowns and slam-dunks of Shreveport Mavericks Basketball. Shreveport-Bossier is home to top-notch athletic programs at Centenary College of Louisiana, Louisiana State University - Shreveport and Bossier Parish Community College, which hosts collegiate athletic teams from football, baseball and basketball to volleyball, gymnastics and soccer. The fun doesn’t stop there! Since 1976, Shreveport-Bossier has proudly hosted the Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl, where fans can live the ultimate tailgater’s dream in a premier college bowl game.
Looking to watch the game on the big screen? Head over to a watch party at East Bank District’s many restaurants or at Hurricane Alley Live or Margaritaville's Sportsbook, for everything from touchdowns to home runs while enjoying some game-time grub and sipping on victory-worthy drinks.