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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 2016ANGIE MANNING

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

Megan Hartman 2016*MEGAN HARTMAN

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

Elizabeth Eustis 2016ELIZABETH EUSTIS

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

Colten Miller 2016COLTEN 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

Simone Williams 2016*SIMONE WILLIAMS

Tourism Account Executive
Phone: 337-502-4358
swilliams@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 KADHIM

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

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Events

Events

The Louisiana High School Rodeo Association (LHSRA) will host the Louisiana Junior High and High School Finals Rodeos at the Burton Coliseum Complex May 27 - June 4 . With Read More →
Rodney Carrington is a multi-talented comedian, actor, singer and writer who recorded nine major record label comedy albums, which have sold millions of Read More →
The City of Lake Charles announces plans for the 18th annual Downtown at Sundown concert series featuring four consecutive Fridays of live music from 5:30-9 p.m., beginning May 13. The event Read More →
Join us for live music from Grand Funk Railroad! The group was formed in Flint, Michigan in 1969, taking their name as a play on the well-known Grand Trunk Western Railroad. By 1971, Read More →
Golden Nugget invites you to the 2016 Happy Together Tour! The latest edition of the Happy Together Tour will be headlined by The Turtles featuring Howard “Eddie” Kaylen and Mark “Flo” Read More →
Mark Chesnutt starting at 7pm at the Isle of Capri Event Center Read More →
Make plans to dance the night away with Cajun music legend - Wayne Toups! You can add another nickname to the music man they call "Le Boss." High-energy showman Wayne Toups has long Read More →
Enjoy a beautiful sunset by the lakefront while listening to a musical performance from the Lake Charles Community Band. Remember to bring your lawn chairs. Picnics welcome. In case of rain, Read More →
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, and the Friends of the Southwest Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex and Wetlands are working Read More →
Join us for live music with The Guess Who. The Canadian rock group features Derek Sharp on lead vocals and guitar, Leonard Shaw on keyboard, flute and vocals, Garry Peterson on drums Read More →
Come out to the Golden Nugget for a night of laughter, with comedian Bill Engvall! Bill Engvall is best known from the Blue Collar Comedy concert films and his “Here’s Your Sign” Read More →
Community volunteers committed to growing the music scene in the Lake Charles area are working hard to promote an unprecedented music festival with the goal of reviving the music scene for Read More →
Join us at the Golden Nugget for Live Music from Rusty Yates! 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 and Battle of Read More →
BayouCon celebrates its 8th year with a spectacular show in store for everyone June 24-26, 2016! Read More →
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