Holiday in Dixie is a multifaceted spring festival celebrating its 67th year in the Shreveport area, making it one of the oldest running festivals in Louisiana. The spring festival which begins this Friday, April 10 will run through April 19, and provides a full schedule of merriment and activities with "something for everyone."

Holiday in Dixie, brought to you by the Ark-La-Tex Ambassadors, celebrates the life of our community in this historic 10-day festival.

Get your passes for unlimited rides and enjoy festival food and live musical entertainment by Kings of Pleasure, Ambush, Two Tone Blues, Will Maranto & The Usual Suspects, Earshot Graffiti, Twang Darkly, Matthew Davidson Band, Doc Woody Band, Pocket Change, and a special performance by the U.S. Air Force Band of the West on Tuesday, April 14, 6:30-8 pm.

The HID Parade will be held on Saturday, April 11, 5:30 p.m. in Downtown Shreveport and is always the perfect outing for the entire family.

Admission to Festival Plaza is free. Check www.arklatexambassadors.com for carnival and band performance hours, as well as carnival ride ticket prices.