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In the spirit of being unconventional, there are several new venues in downtown Lake Charles for small meetings and events that are unique and appealing. Interesting options include the Historic Calcasieu Marine Bank building, the Brickhouse, the Governor’s Mansion and the Charleston Ballroom, located in the historic Charleston Hotel which has been converted into quaint shops with event space throughout. The Lake Charles Civic Center, with a sweeping view of the lake, has also undergone major renovations with more upscale décor and plush seating along with high tech friendly equipment and versatile lighting options. Let’s not forget the options of L’Auberge Lake Charles, Golden Nugget, Isle of Capri Lake Charles and Delta Downs. Whether it’s a full scale convention/conference, a business meeting/retreat, or a wedding/reunion,  let the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau assist you!

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Events

Events

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 →
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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