Special Alert
Special Alert

DMAP Accredited LogoThe staff of the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes the opportunity to serve you. Please phone or e-mail one of our friendly staff listed below for more information on our area.

Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau
1205 N. Lakeshore Drive
Lake Charles, LA 70601
1-800-456-SWLA
(337) 436-9588
(337) 494-SWLA (fax)

* Creole Nature Trail Adventure Point and CVB Satellite Office
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665
337-502-4358

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Administration

SHELLEY JOHNSON

Executive Director
Phone: 800-456-7952
sjohnson@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

*SHANNA LANDRY

Director of Administration & Satellite Office
Phone: 337-502-4358
slandry@visitlakecharles.org
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665

CINDY JOHNSON

Special Projects Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
cjohnson@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Sales & Services

ERIC ZARTLER

Sales Director, TMP
Phone: 800-456-7952
ezartler@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

AMANDA REEVES

Sales Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
areeves@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

TARA JOHNSON

Group Services/Sales Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
tjohnson@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601
 

Communications Department

ANGIE MANNING

Communications Director, CDME
Phone: 800-456-7952
amanning@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

*MEGAN HARTMAN

Senior Public Relations Manager, TMP
Phone: 337-502-4358
mhartman@visitlakecharles.org
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665

ELIZABETH EUSTIS

Digital Media Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
eeustis@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

COLTEN MILLER

Publications Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
cmiller@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Will Precht Staff ImageWILL PRECHT

Media Relations Specialist
Phone: 800-456-7952
wprecht@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Tour & Travel

*ANNE KLENKE

Adventure Tourism Director
Phone: 337-502-4358
aklenke@visitlakecharles.org
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665

Tourist Information

MELISSA BERTRAND

Tourist Information Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
mbertrand@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

JAMEY GUIDRY

Creole Nature Trail Adventure Point Guide Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
jguidry@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70665

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Events

Events

The Annual Central Gulf Coast Boat Show will be packed with the latest selection of boats, fishing tackle, boating equipment and products, jet skis, golf carts, ATVs, scuba gear, resort Read More →
Eddie Money will perform in the Grand Event Center at Golden Nugget Lake Charles on Friday, February 12 at 8:30 PM. Eddie Money burst onto the music scene in the late 1970s with his double Read More →
Lou Gramm, best known as the original lead singer of Foreigner, will perform in the Grand Event Center at Golden Nugget Lake Charles on Saturday, February 13 at 8:00 PM. Gramm was a Read More →
Treat your Valentine to a night with us! Sit down to a lovely dinner, receive a complimentary gift and enjoy a performance from Under the Street Lamp . These talented entertainers Read More →
Get out and take a stroll down memory lane with Motown’s greatest Grammy award winning group - The Commodores! Limited seating available. Must be 21 or older to attend. All Read More →
February 13th Valentine Dinner Cruise 5:30-8:30pmCruise aboard the Lady of the Lake and enjoy dinner, dancing and wine tasting. Music will be provided by Grammy Finalist Mickey Smith. Read More →
O.A.R. will perform in the Grand Event Center at Golden Nugget Lake Charles on Friday, February 19 at 8:30 PM. Known for vibrant and intense live shows, O.A. R. is short for “Of A Read More →
Get ready Lake Charles for the most colorful fun-filled day of your life! You’ll have more color on you than your happy levels can handle! So get your friends and family stretched out Read More →
Asian Concert featuring entertainment by Dam Vinh Hung, Quang Linh, Mai Thien Van and more! When: Sunday, February 21 2pm & 6pm Where: L’Auberge Event Read More →
Laura Shapiro once wrote inNewsweek, "Short course in modern dance: in the beginning there was Martha Graham, who changed the face of an art form and discovered a new world. Then there was Read More →
Golden Nugget Lake Charles welcomes Grammy winning singer-songwriter Melissa Ethridge on Saturday, February 26. She will take the stage in the Grand Event Center at 8 PM. Known for her Read More →
** Tickets go on sale Friday January 15, 2016 to general public ** Join the fan club "Club Luck" at willienelson.com and get your tickets today!! Willie Nelson is one of the most Read More →
Audiences and critics agree – Cirque Zuma Zuma is unlike anything they have ever seen before. Many describe it as an African-style Cirque du Soleil; such is the standard of the Read More →
Golden Nugget Lake Charles welcomes singer-songwriter Jewel on Friday, March 4. She will take the stage in the Grand Event Center at 8:30 PM. Jewel Kilcher is an American Read More →
If you're hungry for mouthwatering food, terrific music and great family fun then this is the festival for you. Taking place at the Lake Charles Civic Center, entertainers will perform gospel, Read More →
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