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In Lake Charles, our focus is on your production. From Gulf beaches to alligator filled marshlands, to colorful personalities, we're got you covered. With delicious Cajun cuisine and fresh Louisiana seafood, you won't want to leave! You haven't truly shot Louisiana until you've been to Lake Charles.

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Call the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Film Commission for assistance:

For more information about filming in Southwest Louisiana, contact Will Precht, wprecht@visitlakecharles.org or call 800-456-7952.

*Pending approval by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury and based on availability at the time of the request.

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Events

Events

Contraband Days is one of Louisiana's largest festivals and the City of Lake Charles oldest festival and is celebrating its 59th year in 2016. Contraband Days is a themed "pirate" festival Read More →
Class 5A-C LHSAA State Championships (Single Elimination) ADMISSION $10.00 per session (1 session on Friday/2 sessions on Saturday) $15.00 for a Tournament Read More →
By popular demand, Mickey Gilley returns to the Delta Event Center for another night of singing your favorites, such as "Roomful of Roses," "I Overlooked Read More →
Movies in the Square are FREE to the public! Bring your lawn chairs and picnics with you! All movies start at sunset. Who ya gonna call?! Movies in the Square are Read More →
Thursday, May 5, 2016 in the Coliseum of the Lake Charles Civic Center Serving lines open at 11:30 am, Read More →
Creedence Clearwater Revisited was formed in 1995 by former Creedence Clearwater Revival members Stu Cook (bass) and Doug Clifford (drums). Following their induction into the Rock and Roll Read More →
The CSE Federal Credit Union will present An Afternoon With MusicMakers, at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 7 in the Tritico Theatre on the McNeese State Campus. A reception and silent auction Read More →
Lake Charles Yacht Club invites all sailors to participate in its Contraband Regatta Saturday, May 7th 2016. The races will be governed by the rules defined in current Racing Rules of Sailing Read More →
Check out the cool interactive exhibits. Then, get outdoors on the Creole Nature Trail and explore the wild wonders of Southwest Louisiana up-close! Coloring Book Read More →
An afternoon with food from the lake area's finest restaurants, spirits, music, televised derby action, equestrian jumping exhibition, and a contest for best lady's hat and best gent's derby Read More →
The City of Lake Charles announces plans for the 18 th annual Downtown at Sundown concert series featuring four consecutive Fridays of live music from 5:30-9 Read More →