Bowl Week Events


Thursday, December 22

Craft Crawl

5 – 8 p.m.
Local Craft Breweries

Spend your evening enjoying local craft beer favorites at Great Raft Brewing, Red River Brewing Co. and Twisted Root. Shuttles will be provided between the locations.


Friday, December 23

Big Game ShowSuddenlink “Big Game Show” Team Welcome Party

5:30 p.m.
Riverview Theatre
Tickets – $5

Before the teams take to the gridiron on December 26, they will have to battle it out in the “Big Game Show.” Coaches and players from both teams will compete in an array of game show-style competitions, and the audience will have a chance to participate too! Doors open at 5:15 p.m. with the show starting at 5:30 p.m.


FCA BreakfastSaturday, December 24

Citizens National Bank FCA Breakfast

7:30 a.m.
Bossier Civic Center
Tickets – $10

The annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes Breakfast is presented each year for the participating teams and their coaching and administrative staffs. Hosted by the Northwest Louisiana FCA Chapter, this event annually hosts more than 500 guests, offering breakfast, and featured speakers who give their personal testimonies.


Monday, December 26

Parade and Pep RallyParade and Pep Rally

10 a.m.
Louisiana Boardwalk Outlets

Head out to the Louisiana Boardwalk Outlets early to catch the Pep Rally and Pararde down the midway before the start of the game. The FREE parade will feature the bands, cheerleaders and mascots from each team, as well as Mardi Gras floats and other festivities.

Coca-Cola Fan Fest

Noon – 3:30 p.m.
Louisiana Fair Grounds

Before heading into Independence Stadium, bring the whole family to the FREE Coca-Cola Fan Fest at the Louisiana Fair Grounds, which features local cuisine, live music, inflatable games and more.