SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - For the first time ever, Prize Fest is extended to run through two weekends — serving up great food, thought-provoking films, live music and fashion.
Starting on Friday, Sept. 24, this weekend is dedicated to Fashion Prize and Music Prize. The next weekend is focused on Film Prize, Food Prize and Comedy Prize.
Here’s a breakdown of what to expect during Fashion Prize and Film Prize:
Music prize competitors are competing for the largest cash prize ever: $10,000. Contestants were selected by a panel of national judges to compete this year. Bands will be competing at the garage at the intersection of Market Street and Fannin Street in Downtown Shreveport from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. each night. Fashion Prize will feature a live runway show highlighting the work of six designers. Fashion Prize contestants are competing for a $25,000 grand prize. For information on weekend prices, schedules and every Prize Fest, visit its website here. Prize Fest '21
Food Prize 2021 will feature a local chef teamed up with a celebrity chef to make an unexpected dish. The winner earns the title of “Golden Fork” champion.
It’s the 10-year anniversary of Prize Fest! The event will return to the streets of Shreveport this year for a two-weekend festival.
It’s the 10 year anniversary of Prize Fest and people will be back in the streets of Shreveport for a two-weekend festival.
LSU football games, several universities, and now organizers of Prize Fest and the Shreveport Arts Council are making it mandatory for those who want to attend events to show proof of vaccination or a recent COVID-19 test.
The musicians will compete during the first weekend of the festival (Sept. 24 and 25). The performers competing will be announced Thursday night at 8 p.m. Performers will compete for the $10,000 grand prize.
A big announcement by Prize Fest was revealed Thursday morning (July 22). For its 10th anniversary, the festival will span two weekends rather than just one.
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