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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

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 →
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 →
Paul Albert Anka, OC is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and actor. Anka became famous in the late 1950's, 1960's and 1970's with hit songs like "Diana", "Lonely Boy", "Put Your Head on my Read More →
Class 5A-C LHSAA State Championships (Single Elimination) ADMISSION: 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 →
Do you remember how you felt the first time you heard “The Twist”? Join us to relive that feeling with an opportunity twist the night away with Chubby Checker 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 →
Like Peanut Butter and Jelly, the Starks Mayhaw Festival and Spring go hand in hand. And speaking of jelly, this is the place for it! Mayhaw jelly, Mayhaw butter, Mayhaw berries and more—the Read More →
Experience Air Supply live in concert in Lake Charles, LA at the Golden Nugget. Air Supply became international superstars in 1980 thanks to their studio offering, Lost In Love. Don't miss Read More →
THIS MOVIE IS RATED PG. Movies in the Square are FREE to the public and begin at sundown! Wreck-It Ralph longs to be as beloved as his game's perfect Good Read More →
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