Many of Shreveport’s most popular attractions are located near to Greenwood, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. The American Rose Center and the Splash Kingdom Water Town are just two of the popular destinations in the area. Two more worthwhile attractions nearby Greenwood are the Betty Virginia Park and the R.W. Norton Art Gallery.
To really get a feel for Shreveport, visit one of its museums and theaters. There are many excellent destinations visitors can pay a visit to for an afternoon such as the Spring Street Historical Museum and the Sci-Port Discovery Center. To experience Shreveport’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the acclaimed cultural performance centers such as the Robinson Film Center and the Strand Theatre.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and appreciate the local natural destinations. Enjoy some of the scenic city parks such as Riverview Park.
See what is in fashion locally and spoil yourself with a new wardrobe in some of the nearby shopping hotspots such as Louisiana Boardwalk in Bossier City, the Pierre Bossier Mall and the Eastgate Shopping Center.
Spend an afternoon with fellow sports fans at Hirsch Memorial Coliseum, cheering on the Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks. On game days follow the river of red, black and gold, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local basketball lovers in the nearby pubs for a few post-game beers.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after discovering the charms of Greenwood, check in to one of the area’s convenient short and long stay accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Sam's Town Hotel and Casino, the Horseshoe Bossier Casino & Hotel, Bossier City, and the popular DiamondJacks Casino & Resort, Bossier City.