Take a Cajun Vacation to Shreveport while in Jefferson

The city of Jefferson, Texas is just a few hours drive from Shreveport. Visitors can spend a day in this Louisiana town, soaking up the Cajun and southwestern culture. Shreveport has plenty of fun and exciting activities for all to enjoy and is definitely worth the journey from Jefferson.

Sam's Town Casino
315 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, LA 71101

For a true Louisiana casino experience BBOnline recommends Sam's Town Casino. The Sam's Town Casino is a hotel with a fully functioning casino and game room. Guests can gamble 24 hours per day, 7 days a week or until their money runs dry. The casino serves a buffet complete with local southwestern and Cajun cuisine. Guests can eat until their heart's content savoring all the blends of spices before hitting the gambling floor again in hopes of winning big. Sam's Town offers games and machines for all betting types. Everyone from the high stakes gambler to the casual better playing the nickel slots will enjoy their time at Sam's. Visitors that stay in a Jefferson Inn will be able to enjoy the casino as well as many other area attractions.

Funny Bone Comedy Club
450 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, LA 71101
(318) 221-4290

For visitors who want to laugh until their sides split, BBOnline recommends The Funny Bone Comedy Club. The Funny Bone Comedy Club features some of the country's top rate talent in stand-up comedy and is one of Shreveport's favorite hang outs for both visitors and locals. This is the perfect place to go as a couple or with a group of friends. Visitors are warned against sitting near the front of the stage. Many of the comedians tend to use those seated closest to them as victims for their jokes. Visitors also need to be aware of the entrance fee along with a 2-drink minimum. The charges do add up if you don't watch your spending. However for the laughs and good times it is more than worth it. On a more positive note, the comedy club does often offer free pizza and other snacks. Guests that stay in a Jefferson inn can laugh the night away as well as enjoy many other area treats.

Savoie's,The Cajun Restaurant
2400 70th Street
Shreveport, LA 71105
(318) 797-3010

For unique Cajun and creole style food, visitors should take a trip to Savoie's, The Cajun restaurant. The menu features nearly everything local including mouth watering grilled shrimp, craw fish and even deep fried alligator bites, making it one of Shreveport's most popular restaurants. The charm and atmosphere of this tiny watering hole is second to none. The prices may seem a little steep but when you taste the food you feel it was money well spent. The service is top notch and the staff very helpful and friendly. By staying in a Jefferson bed and breakfast guests can enjoy all that Savoie's has to offer.