aka State Fair Stadium
Year opened: 1925
Capacity: 53,000, up from 40,000
State Fair Stadium
Pro football tenants:
Postseason games hosted:
Other tenants of note:
Notes: Hosts annual Independence Bowl, 1976 to date. Owned by City of
Shreveport and located in
Louisiana State Fairgrounds along with two other sports venues, Fairgrounds
Field and Hirsch Coliseum. Venue is used for high school football and soccer
matches. FieldTurf installed in 2010. WFL Steamer started 1974 as Houston Texans but franchise was shifted to Shreveport at midseason.
Fate: Still in use.