The 2014 'Christmas in the Sky' event will be held Dec.13 (Source: Shreveport Regional Arts Council)
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -
This year's theme for the "Christmas in the Sky" mega-party will be rock 'n roll.
The announcement was made Monday evening at The Riverside Warehouse on Commerce Street.
Shreveport's biggest gala is held every two years to benefit the Shreveport Regional Arts Council. The event happens this year on Dec. 13th at Louisiana Downs.
More than 500 volunteers and 25 separate committees produce the party over 18 months. Sets average about 16' tall by 8' wide and cover the entire racetrack venue. More than 2,000 guests from across the U.S. and Canada attend.
There will be 16 auction areas, 10 stages, 12 bars and 11 themed buffets this year. Tickets are $280 each and are expected to sell out within two weeks.