9 fun things to this weekend: Dec. 6-9

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6

The True Meaning of Christmas Tour

4:00pm-7:00pm

A signature gift-wrapped truck will be out at the Louisiana Boardwalk Outlets near the fountain hosting family-friendly festivities that is free. Pick up a hot chocolate, capture memories at a photo booth and enjoy holiday music while spending time with loved ones and meeting new friends. There’s also a craft station for decorating and writing messages in greeting cards to be gifted to those in the care of Northwest Louisiana War Veterans Home in Bossier City. Click here for more info.

Location – Louisiana Boardwalk Outlets, 540 Boardwalk Blvd., Bossier City


FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7

6:00pm-7:00pm

Bossier Parish Student Art Show Reception

See the works of some of the brightest young artists that Bossier Parish has to offer. Click here for more info.

Location: Bossier Arts Council, 630 Barksdale Blvd., Bossier City

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7

Minden Lights Spectacular

6:00pm

The switch will be flipped at dusk each night to illuminate thousands of twinkling Christmas lights throughout the city. Over 100 life-size nutcrackers on display promote Minden’s German heritage and add to the Old World charm of this historic city. Learn more here.

Location – Downtown Minden, LA


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8

3rd Annual Ugly Sweater Dog Walk

11:00am

Dress up your fur babies and come have fun! Top awards will be given out for the “Ugliest” sweater. Learn more and register here.

Location – Telegraph Park, Downtown Marshall, TX

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8

Broken Bow’s 4th Annual Hometown Christmas

5:30pm-8:30pm

Join us for our Christmas Tree lighting ceremony featuring local carolers, free hot cocoa, and more! Santa Claus will be handing out goodie bags to the first 200 children, so be sure to show up early. Learn more here.

Location – Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce, 113 W. Dr. Marting Luther King Dr., Broken Bow, OK

SATURDAY, DECMEBER 8

The Price is Right Live

8:00pm

The traveling version of the hit CBS daytime game show is making a stop in Bossier City. Come on down and try to win fabulous prizes. Jerry Springer will be the host of this events. See (and maybe play) Plinko, Cliffhangers, and the Showcase. Shows are Saturday and Sunday. Tickets can be purchased here.

Location – Riverdome at Horseshoe Casino & Hotel, 711 Horseshoe Blvd., Bossier City

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8

Christmas in the Sky

7:00pm-2:00am

There will be plenty of fun things to do, see, eat and more at the biennial event benefits the Shreveport Regional Arts Council. Get a sneak peek here.

Location – Harrah’s Louisiana Downs, 8000 E. Texas St., Bossier City


SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9

Christmas on the Square

Noon-5:00pm

Enjoy a parade featuring Santa, a band concert, entertainment, vendor booths – food and crafts, school booths, fundraising, and so much more. Family friendly and free event. Get the details here.

Location – Downtown Garrison, TX

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9

Texarkana Symphony Orchestra Christmas

4:00pm-7:00pm

A Texarkana tradition! Join the TSO, TSO Chamber Singers, the Texarkana Jazz Orchestra, and Santa Claus, for this Holiday concert for the whole family. PLUS: Don’t miss seeing the 8th Annual Celebrity Conductors! Featuring: Don Howren, guest conductor and the Texarkana Jazz Orchestra. Tickets are available here.

Location – Perot Theatre, 221 Main St., Texarkana, TX

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