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Why Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana? No matter what your group is into, we have you covered and will leave you begging for more. From history and culture to creole nature and big time gaming, and let’s not forget the savory food, your biggest problem will be deciding what to do next. Let the Convention and Visitor Bureau (CVB) help you with the details. Check out what others are saying about the area and the CVB. We offer  welcoming committees, group tours, and so much more, click here to check out our Group Services.

Whether you want to experience the excitement of an authentic Mardi Gras or explore nature’s bounty in Louisiana’s Outback on the Creole Nature Trail, All-American Road, we have what you need to assemble the perfect itinerary. Click here to check out some sample Tour Ideas.

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For more information on group tours, accommodations and travel arrangements, contact Anne Klenke, adventure tourism director, at aklenke@visitlakecharles.org or call 800-456-7952.

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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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