28th Annual Let the Good Times Roll Festival to Be Held in Shreveport, June 20-22

Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau announces details of festival featuring popular hip-hop, gospel, R&B and zydeco artists.

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A photo of musician Chris Ardoin

Zydeco artist Chris Ardoin performs at the Let the Good Times Roll Festival in Shreveport

The Let the Good Times Roll Festival is well-known for its distinctive mix of live entertainment featuring zydeco, hip-hop, R&B and southern soul.

Shreveport, LA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014

The 28th Annual Let the Good Times Roll Festival, a celebration of the music, art and food of African American culture, will be held, June 20-22, in downtown Shreveport’s Festival Plaza. Each year, more than 30,000 festival-goers attend the event, which offers two stages of around-the-clock live entertainment, a variety of local food vendors, art exhibits and more. The Let the Good Times Roll Festival was named a “Top 20 Event” for 2013 by the Southeast Tourism Society. For more information, visit http://www.rhoomega.com.

The Let the Good Times Roll Festival is well-known for its distinctive mix of live entertainment featuring zydeco, hip-hop, R&B and southern soul. Highlights of the 2014 festival line-up include: Gospel Night Explosion Hosted by Reverend Patrick Dennis, Friday, June 20, 5:30 p.m.; “Southern soul” singer T.K. Soul, Friday, June 20, 10:45 p.m.; R&B singer Bigg Robb, Saturday, June 21, 9:15 p.m.; rap duo 8Ball & MJG, Saturday, June 21, 10:30 p.m.; New Orleans Bounce legend DJ Jubilee, Sunday, June 22, 7:15 p.m.; hip-hop group Jalil & Exstacy (formerly known as Whodini), Sunday, June 22, 8:30 p.m.; and R&B group Dru Hill, Sunday, June 22, 10 p.m.. Two stages of live entertainment will be offered simultaneously throughout the festival. A variety of regional performers including Windstorm, Alter Ego, Howlin’ Henry Robinson and more will also perform.

General admission is $10. A discounted admission fee of $5 is available on Friday, June 20 until 6 p.m. Admission is free for children ages 5 and under.

For more information, visit http://www.rhoomega.com or contact Fred Moss IV at (318) 470-3890. For a complete list of upcoming events and cultural attractions in Shreveport-Bossier, visit http://www.sbfunguide.com.