47th Les Boutiques de Noel presented by Shreveport-Bossier City Opera Guild

Special guest performance with The Molly Ringwalds

SHREVEPORT, La. (Ark-La-Tex Weekend) - The Shreveport-Bossier City Opera Guild will present its 47th annual Les Boutiques de Noel, a Christmas shopping event, at the Shreveport Convention Center.

On Nov. 17 to the 19th, you can experience a joyous holiday shopping event to take care of all of your present buying this year, the Les Boutiques De Noel. Shoppers can expect merchants, shops, and service providers from across the region.

“We hope to welcome back shoppers from all around the Shreveport-Bossier area and all our neighbors from throughout the Arklatex,” said Nancy McCarter, Shreveport Opera Guild president.

Attendees can look forward to more than just shopping at the event, special performances and activities will be happening throughout the three-day experience.

Proceeds from the event benefit the Shreveport Opera, currently in its 74th season. These funds support annual Opera productions as well as the Shreveport Opera Xpress (SOX) program.

The SOX artists, made up of four singers and one pianist, are selected at auditions in New York City. This program in Shreveport is one of the few season-long Resident Artist programs in the country.

“The opera enriches our community in so many ways,” added McCarter. “We are committed to a successful event that will help us to continue to fund the arts and our opera.”

Shopping Hours:

  • Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Saturday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


  • Daily general admission shopping ticket is $10
  • Three-day shopping ticket for $20.
  • Senior (65 and over) and military tickets with valid/current identification are $5.

There is no charge for children under 12.

Special events:

Jingle and Mingle with the Molly Ringwalds on Friday evening, November 18. Guests will enjoy private shopping from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. followed by a live performance by the iconic 80s band, The Molly Ringwalds. Eighties attire is encouraged, and tickets to this event also include a general shopping pass for Saturday, November 19.

On Saturday morning, November 19 at 9:30 a.m., a Kids’ Event with Santa, in partnership with Sci-Port Discovery Center will be happening. Tickets are $20 per child and include a one-day adult general shopping pass.

To purchase tickets, visit lesboutiquesdenoel.com.

Parking is free in the Shreveport Convention Center parking garage.

For more information about the event, visit Les Boutiques de Noel’s Facebook/IG accounts (@boutiquesdenoel) or on the website at www.lesboutiquesdenoel.com.

Brittney Hazelton

Brittney Hazelton

Brittney Hazelton was born and raised in Shreveport, La. and attended Southwood High School. They're a professional, self-taught local artist and is now one of KSLA’s digital content producers.