The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries are sponsoring this festival to celebrate National Hunting & Fishing Day. The festival is held in Tom Merrill Recreation Area on Bayou Bodcau Dam & Reservoir (also known as the Bodcau Wildlife Management Area).
Known as north Louisiana’s largest outdoor arts festival, the Red River Revel attracts more than 180,000 visitors to enjoy live music featuring national headline performers, “homegrown” Louisiana favorites, and local and regional talent from throughout the region.
Congressman Buddy Roemer will pay tribute to local veterans during the annual veterans’ event at 6 p.m. in the Broadmoor Baptist Church’s Memorial Chapel. The event also includes an assortment of Christian and patriotic music by Broadmoor’s singer extraordinaire Tim Magill and by the church’s Good news Gospel Quartet.
The Bossier Sheriff’s Office will host a Hunter Education Field Day on Saturday, Sept. 21, to provide the shooting portion for those who have completed training for hunting with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries..
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Explore and learn about severe weather and fire safety in the sheriff’s Safety Town Fire and Weather House. Pedal your bike through the Safety Town neighborhood and participate in the bike rodeo to practice the rules of the road. Children are asked to provide their own bikes; helmets will be provided to those who do not have one.