The Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau has developed a free app for Apple and Android smartphones that allows you to easily access the calendar of events so you'll know what is happening in Southwest Louisiana no matter where you are.
Southwest Louisiana has celebrations down to an art form - complete with food, music, lights and laughter. Known as the Festival Capital of Louisiana, we host more than 75 fairs, festivals and special events each year! With major festivals such as Mardi Gras and Contraband Days, there is something for everyone to enjoy! Savor delicious culinary delights at one of our many food festivals or catch a live concert just about every weekend at one of the many local venues or casinos! Things to do in Lake Charles seem endless.