Special Alert
Special Alert

About Us

Located off of I-10 towards downtown on beautiful Lake Charles, the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau is here to serve visitors as a resource center for the region.

Among the opportunities that you can learn about here are the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road and the Southwest Louisiana Boudin Trail. In addition, we have local diningcasinofestival, and outdoor activity guides.

Our address is:
1205 N. Lakeshore Drive
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Hours of Operation:
Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat. & Sun., 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 
You can also find us on 
facebook.com/LakeCharlesCVB and

twitter.com/LakeCharlesCVB

Restaurants & Dining
You will not want to miss out on our delicious seafood and fine dining seasoned to perfection. Look below for a list of area restaurants!
Visitors Guide
Explore Our

Getaway Guide

online or print

Events

Events

Bolton Ford and Performance Contractors presents the Salty Catch Fishing Rodeo sponsored by Lake Area Maine and Blackjack Boats. This event will be hosted at the Read More →
Join us at L'Auberge for our 2016 Summer Concert Series! The poolside event includes performances from artists like Chris Young, Wayne Toups, The Fray, Third Eye Blind, American Read More →
We will be hosting soft opening events every Friday from 5:00pm - 9:00pm and every Saturday from 2:00pm - 6:00pm throughout the month of July. Tickets will be $15 in advance Each Read More →
Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino is excited to announce a dynamite entertainment lineup coming to Lake Charles! Area-residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of performances that will please Read More →
The Marshland Festival will be celebrating the 27th anniversary! The festival will be held at the Lake Charles Read More →
We will be hosting soft opening events every Friday from 5:00pm - 9:00pm and every Saturday from 2:00pm - 6:00pm throughout the month of July. Tickets will be $15 in advance Each Read More →
Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino is excited to announce a dynamite entertainment lineup coming to Lake Charles! Area-residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of performances that will please Read More →
"Celebrate and have a good time!" with Pop and R&B Icon - Kool & the Gang! Tickets Go On Sale: June 18, 10:00am Read More →
Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino is excited to announce a dynamite entertainment lineup coming to Lake Charles! Area-residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of performances that will please Read More →
Jurassic Quest is coming to Lake Charles, Louisiana! Jurassic Quest is the LARGEST , most realistic dinosaur event on the continent. We have an exhibit that walks you Read More →
Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino is excited to announce a dynamite entertainment lineup coming to Lake Charles! Area-residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of performances that will please Read More →
SWLA's only crab and art festival - brings regional cuisine, culture, and art to the forefront each August. For a $35 ticket, festival goers take part in an extensive crab and beer tasting Read More →
Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino is excited to announce a dynamite entertainment lineup coming to Lake Charles! Area-residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of performances that will please Read More →
Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino is excited to announce a dynamite entertainment lineup coming to Lake Charles! Area-residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of performances that will please Read More →
Return to the era that made Prince an international superstar. Purple Reign captures the imagination and seamlessly recreates the blistering performances and raw energy of "The Artist" in his Read More →
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