For a full 10 days, downtown Shreveport will celebrate the 66th annual Holiday in Dixie with a carnival, a treasure hunt, great food and music and loads of other activities. 

Kiss Country is a proud sponsor of this year's activities which will begin this Friday, April 11 and continue through April 20.

Here's a quick run down of things you need to know.

  • The 1st Clue in the annual KTBS Treasure Hunt will be released this Thursday, April 10 at 10:00pm
  • The carnival opens at Shreveport's Festival Plaza at 5:00pm this Friday, April 11.  (Get all carnival hours below)
  • The Downtown Shreveport Parade is this Saturday, April 12 at 5:30 starting at Municipal Auditorium.
  • The Doodah 5k and Family Fun Run starts at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, April 15 at Sciport on Clyde Fant Parkway

Live Music

Friday, April 11 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm - Twang Darkly.  8:30pm to 10:30pm - Matthew Davidson Band

Saturday, April 12 -  7:00pm to 8:00pm - Two Tone Blues. 8:30pm to 10:30pm - Pocket Change

Thursday, April 17 - 8:30pm to 10:00pm - Will Maranto & The Usual Suspects

Friday, April 18 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm - Doc Woody Band. 8:30pm to 10:30pm - Windstorm

Saturday, April 19 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm - Kings of Pleasure. 8:30pm to 10:30pm - Ambush

Holiday in Dixie Carnival Hours

DAY/DATE SHOW OPENS PROMOTION
Friday, April 11 5pm – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Saturday, April 12 Noon – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Sunday, April 13 1pm – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Monday, April 14 5pm – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Tuesday, April 15 5pm – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Wednesday, April 16 5pm – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Thursday, April 17 5pm – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Friday, April 18 5pm – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Saturday, April 19 Noon – Close $20 Unlimited Rides
Sunday, April 20 1pm – Close Unlimited Rides 1 – 6pm $20