Holiday in Dixie is a multifaceted spring festival celebrating its 68th year in the Shreveport area, making it one of the oldest running festivals in Louisiana. The spring festival running from April 15th - 24th is a full schedule of merriment and activities with "something for everyone." Holiday in Dixie 2016 is comprised of the ever popular KTBS Channel 3 Treasure Hunt, Family Fun Run and 5K, the Classic Parade, the Carnival at Shreveport’s Festival Plaza and our newest event, 3rd Annual Ark-La Tex-Ambassadors BBQ Cook Off "Grillin for Grads". The festival is sponsored by community businesses, our sponsors and the members of the Holiday in Dixie Ambassadors.
Holiday in Dixie provides cultural enrichment, family oriented activities, economic development, a celebration of the Louisiana Purchase and most importantly, a spirit of community involvement and pride.