Weekend Events for Kiss Country: Jan 18-20
There are all kinds of great events this weekend in Kiss Country. From the State Fair of Louisiana Boat, Sports and RV Show to the Jamey Johnson concert. We’ve got a little something for everyone!
State Fair of Louisiana Boat, Sports and RV Show:
Louisiana State Fair Grounds: Friday, Jan 18th- 20th 2012
See all the latest boats, RV’s, the Bass Tournament Weigh-In Saturday with Cody Cooke and the Bayou Outlaws right after, and Sunday meet Gator Queen Liz from Swamp People.
Friday: 12noon- 9pm
Saturday: 10am- 9pm
Sunday: 12noon- 6pm
For more info: statefairoflouisiana.com/
Jamey Johnson at Horseshoe Riverdome:
Horseshoe Riverdome: 8pm
For more info: horseshoebossiercity.com
Monster Nation Monster Truck Show:
Century Link Center: 8pm both Friday and Saturday
Get ReadArk-La-Tex, MONSTER NATION, the country’s premier monster truck series, storming back to the CenturyLink Center with a JURASSIC BASH on Friday, January 18 and Saturday, January 19th.
MONSTSTER NATION’S JURASSIC BASH will feature some of the toughest monster trucks in the world – including Dan Runte’s BIGFOOT and Doug Noelke’s TAILGATOR. And MONSTER NATION’S JURASSIC BASH will introduce the world to a new and never seen before concept truck – SMASHOSAURUS!
For more info: www.centurylinkcenter.com
Mardi Gras Balls:
Krewe of Sobek Grand Bal X: Fri January 18th at Shreveport Convention Center
• 6:00 p.m
• Entertainment provided by Con Funk Shun. Hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, formal attire, open to public.
Krewe of Justinian Grand Bal “That’s So Cool”: Fri January 18th at Horseshoe Riverdome
• Music by Lipstick Blonde from Nashville, cash bar, Heavy hors d’oeuvres, black tie.
Krewe Les Femmes Mystique: Sat January 19th at Diamond Jacks
• 6:30 p.m
• Music by Identity Crisis, cash bar, Heavy hors d’oeuvres, black tie
Krewe of Centaur Grand Bal XXII “Festival of Lights”: Sat January 19th at Bossier Civic Center
• 6:30 p.m- Midnight
• Music by Lipstick Blonde from Nashville, Open Bar, Heavy hors d’oeuvres, formal/ black tie attire
NFC Championship – San Francisco & Atlanta - Sunday – 2pm on Fox
AFC Championship – Baltimore & New England – Sunday – 5:30pm on CBS
Movies out this weekend:
‘The Last Stand” (R)
Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a small town sheriff who sets up a roadblock to prevent a drug lord from escaping across the Mexican border. Forest Whitaker is the federal agent in charge of the manhunt, and Johnny Knoxville plays a redneck Arnold deputizes because of all the firepower he can bring to the table. This is Arnold's first starring role since leaving the governor's mansion, although he did have a significant part in "Expendables 2".
Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Forest Whitaker and Johnny Knoxville
‘Broken City’ (R)
Mark Wahlberg plays a private detective who's double-crossed and framed for murder, after the mayor hires him to investigate his cheating wife. Russell Crowe plays the corrupt mayor and Catherine Zeta-Jones plays his wife.
Starring Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe and Catherine Zeta-Jones
A horror movie about two orphaned girls rescued from a cabin in the woods, after surviving there for five years on their own. But when they're brought back to the city and reunited with their uncle, the ghost they call 'mama' becomes dangerously jealous and possessive.
Starring Jessica Chastain and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau