Party Planning Shreveport LA

Local resource for party planning in Shreveport. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to party planners, caterers, wine and spirits and liquor stores, as well as advice on themed parties and mixed drinks.

Cross Lake Bar
(318) 424-3864
3162 Blanchard Rd
Shreveport, LA
Cross Lake Bar - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Cross Lake Bar, looking nice will help. The crowd is attractive and the bartenders even more so. If you're looking for a nice spot to hang with friends and meet new (attractive) people, Cross Lake Bar will do the trick.

(318) 631-8980
1655 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA
Friends - It has it all: a swank atmosphere, attractive crowd, and cheap drinks. Okay, okay, so maybe it doesn't have cheap drinks, but Friends is still a solid lounge. Not really a dance club, per se, but perfect more a more upscale option.

Johnny D's Bottle Shop
(318) 226-0116
4044 Mansfield Rd
Shreveport, LA
Johnny D's Bottle Shop - Let's call it what it is. Johnny D's Bottle Shop, at [Address], is a good place to pull. The crowd is good looking and the ambiance is sexy, so if you can't meet someone here, well, keep drinking and try again. Liquid courage always helps. Look, we're not guaranteeing anything, but at Johnny D's Bottle Shop you should have plenty of options.

Mia's Sports Pub
(318) 221-1958
2109 Market St
Shreveport, LA
Mia's Sports Pub - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, Mia's Sports Pub is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.

(318) 631-7173
6950 Jewella Ave
Shreveport, LA
Secrets - Let's call it what it is. Secrets, at [Address], is a good place to pull. The crowd is good looking and the ambiance is sexy, so if you can't meet someone here, well, keep drinking and try again. Liquid courage always helps. Look, we're not guaranteeing anything, but at Secrets you should have plenty of options.

Kings Lounge
(318) 635-6720
1704 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA
Kings Lounge - Plush seating and good music gives Kings Lounge a good name. The place usually gets filled up by midnight so come early if you want to designate an area for you and your friends.

E R Lounge
(318) 220-0020
2141 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA
E R Lounge - If you're planning on wearing sneakers, hoodies or any other casual apparel, you should probably go to another lounge. E R Lounge, located at [Address] prides itself on being selective at the door. So if you don't look good, you probably aren't getting in.

Philabusters Pub & Deli
(318) 678-1776
311 Edwards St
Shreveport, LA
Philabusters Pub & Deli - You might see a celeb here. But he/she will probably be on one of the many flat screen TVs lining the walls. Philabusters Pub & Deli is the place you'd likely go to to watch that big game but you'll probably have so much fun, you'll stick around longer.

Disco 9000
(318) 636-2434
3710 Hollywood Ave
Shreveport, LA
Disco 9000 - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Disco 9000, located at [Address], is a hybrid of both trendy-club and swank-lounge. Get there early and stay late; it's the kind of place where you can have an amazing drinks and then stay for the nightlife.

171 Club
(318) 687-1134
8100 Mansfield Rd
Shreveport, LA
171 Club - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, 171 Club makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.

Ideas for a New Years Party

By Russ Cobbe

If you are planning to host a New Years Eve party this year you might be looking for some help to make it extra special or at the very least more unique. A big part of most New Years Eve party's is various alcoholic drinks. Instead of just providing (or having guests bring their own) the regular beer, wine, rum, vodka and rye, why not create a theme around the drinks available.

There are various cocktails and shooters that have New Years names. A quick visit to shows about 20 different recipes around the New Years Eve party. One idea is to setup a table with the various ingredients for the drinks with small recipe cards and the appropriate glasses so everyone can be their own bartender. Trying something new and breaking old habits is part of the long-standing tradition of New Years. Here is a sample of some recipes to try:

Happy New Year

0.25 oz Brandy
4.0 oz Champagne
0.75 oz Orange juice
0.75 oz Port

Shake brandy, port and orange juice well over ice cubes in a shaker. Strain into a champagne flute, fill with champagne, and serve.


1.0 oz Cognac
1.0 oz Cointreau
1.0 oz Lemon juice
1.5 oz Rum

Shake over ice and pour into cocktail glass. Garnish with orange peel.

Steaming Hot Holiday Punch Recipe

3.0 cups Apple Juice
1.5 teaspoons ground Cinnamon
3 sticks Cinnamon
0.75 teaspoon ground Cloves
6.0 cups Cranberry juice
0.75 cup Maple syrup
0.75 teaspoon ground Nutmeg
3.0 cups Orange juice
2.0 ...

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