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See just how Lake Charles Plays

Lake Charles, Louisiana is a blend of contrasts that magically works together in total harmony. A Cajun personality with a Texas flair. A love for big-city entertainment and a relished joy of nature. Bold and outspoken, yet equally laid-back and homey. Stylish and carefree — a little black dress paired with flip-flops. Lake Charles is the best of Louisiana infused into something irresistible.

A Taste of Lake Charles

Lake Charles isn't one flavor - one look. It's a mixture of cultures and pursuits. Discover your own adventure!

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How to Make a Roux

Making a Roux is the basis of several Louisiana Creole and Cajun dishes, such as gumbo and jambalaya. There are several varieties of roux…

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The Ultimate Gift Guide to Southwest Louisiana

It’s time to make your list and check it twice to decide who on your list gets all the nice gifts to be found in Southwest Louisiana…

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The Ultimate Mardi Gras Bucket List

Louisianans love to party year-round, but it’s safe to say that Mardi Gras is the…