Mudbug Madness is held in Festival Plaza in Downtown Shreveport, Louisiana. If you are coming from out of town, you can click here to book a hotel.
Free till 5 from KSLA.
Thursday Free from 11am until 5pm; $5.00 per person after 5pm
Friday Free from 11am until 5pm; $5.00 per person after 5pm
Saturday & Sunday 11am until closing $5.00 per person
*Children under 12 are free at all times
From I-20 West:Take Spring Street exit. Festival Plaza is located underneath Spring Street Bridge at Crockett Street (approximately 2 blocks from the interstate).
From I-20 East:Take Spring Street exit. Festival Plaza is located underneath the Spring Street Bridge at Crockett Street (approximately 2 blocks from the interstate).
From I-49: Take I-49 north to I-20 east. Follow directions from I-20 east.
The Mudbug Madness Festival offers free shuttle service from Pierre-Bossier Mall (mall office entrance — South Main Entrance) and Mall St. Vincent (pick-up at the Piccadilly Restaurant entrance). THERE IS NO SHUTTLE SERVICE FROM THE LOUISIANA BOARDWALK. The shuttles run at the following times:
- Thursday and Friday 5pm until 11:3opm
- Saturday and Sunday 10:30am till 11:30pm
Shuttles leave from the malls on the hour and half hour; shuttles leave from Festival Plaza at 15 minutes after the hour and 15 minutes before the hour.
Be A Part of our Party!
Sign up to be a volunteer for Mudbug Madness. Contact Sherry King by email.
Volunteers work in beer, soft drink, souvenir and ticket booths. All volunteers receive a free souvenir T-shirt, an invitation to the King and Queen selection party and an invitation to the Volunteer Appreciation Party.
Helpful Hints & Information:
- No food or beverages may be brought onto the site.
- No backpacks.
- No pets, except for assistance animals.
- No silly string.
- No ice chests.
- No solicitation.
- No political activity.
- All items brought into the festival site are subject to search.
Calling Food and Craft Vendors
Go to “Vendor Applications” page.
Invest in Mudbug Madness
Join the other local, regional and national organizations and individuals who have invested in Mudbug Madness. Cash and in-kind investments provide access to exploitable business opportunities associated with this highly publicized event. Opportunities range from $100 to $25,000 including booth displays, Title Sponsorship, hospitality packages, and event, product or stage sponsorships.
Let us tailor one for you!
Call Terri Mathews at (318) 455-2001 or Melanie Bacon at (318) 222-7403.