Bossier City – along with sister city and major trade center Shreveport – is the cultural and economic core of the 200-mile radius encapsulating Louisiana, Arkansas and Texas known as “Ark-La-Tex.” With residents known for their hustle and bustle, it should come as no surprise that the two cities have both a thriving business sector as well as some of northern Louisiana’s most renowned festivals, concerts and theaters.

Located on the east bank of the Red River where fishing and other outdoor recreation opportunities boom, more and more permanent residents and tourists are drawn to the city each year. With a variety of pastimes at each resident’s disposal providing abundant ways to stay entertained, Bossier City /Parish is a destination that appeals to all.

From the Louisiana Boardwalk to Barksdale Air Force Base to the roaring nightlife complete with several riverboat casinos, boredom is a concept unheard of in Bossier City.