“I’m proud that this festival has grown to be one of the largest Christmas celebrations in Shreveport that is well attended by families from all over the Ark-La-Tex,” said Mary Dunn, president of Christmas on Caddo Fireworks Festival.
SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER, LA (PRWEB) November 12, 2015
The Christmas on Caddo Fireworks Festival will celebrate 21 years of holiday fun on Saturday, Dec. 5 at Earl G. Williamson Park in Oil City, Louisiana. Activities kick off at 3:30 p.m. with arts and crafts, food vendors, live music, carnival rides and more. The fireworks show by Durr’s Pyromania Fireworks of Bossier will begin at 6:30 p.m. This year’s firework show is dedicated in memory of Pat Allen, a longtime supporter of the Christmas on Caddo Fireworks Festival. Admission is free. A special carnival preview night will be held Friday, Dec. 4 where guests can be the first to enjoy carnival rides and games. Gates open at 5 p.m. Admission is $20.
“I’m proud that this festival has grown to be one of the largest Christmas celebrations in Shreveport that is well attended by families from all over the Ark-La-Tex,” said Mary Dunn, president of Christmas on Caddo Fireworks Festival. “I’m looking forward to our new carnival that will feature rides and games for children of all ages.”
Festival-goers will have the chance to admire artwork from local artists, shop at arts and craft booths and dine on a variety of fair-style food, including gumbo, funnel cake, red beans and rice and Louisiana-style chili. The featured entertainment will be a performance by the country music group Dusty Rose Band.
Children’s activities will include clowns, games, jump houses, carnival rides and a visit with Santa, during which each child will receive an early Christmas gift from Santa sponsored by the North Caddo Medical Center. Photos with Santa are $5.
For more information about the Christmas on Caddo Fireworks Festival, visit http://www.christmasoncaddofireworks.com.