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DMAP Accredited LogoThe staff of the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes the opportunity to serve you. Please phone or e-mail one of our friendly staff listed below for more information on our area.

Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau
1205 N. Lakeshore Drive
Lake Charles, LA 70601
1-800-456-SWLA
(337) 436-9588
(337) 494-SWLA (fax)

* Creole Nature Trail Adventure Point and CVB Satellite Office
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665
337-502-4358

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Administration

SHELLEY JOHNSON

Executive Director
Phone: 800-456-7952
sjohnson@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

*SHANNA LANDRY

Director of Administration & Satellite Office
Phone: 337-502-4358
slandry@visitlakecharles.org
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665

CINDY JOHNSON

Special Projects Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
cjohnson@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Sales & Services

ERIC ZARTLER

Sales Director, TMP
Phone: 800-456-7952
ezartler@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

TARA JOHNSON

Group Services/Sales Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
tjohnson@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601
 

Communications Department

Angie Manning 2016ANGIE MANNING

Communications Director, CDME
Phone: 800-456-7952
amanning@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Elizabeth Eustis 2016ELIZABETH EUSTIS

Digital Media Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
eeustis@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Colten Miller 2016COLTEN MILLER

Publications Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
cmiller@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

AMANDA REEVES

Public Relations Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
areeves@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Will Precht Staff Image*WILL PRECHT

Media Relations Specialist
Phone: 800-456-7952
wprecht@visitlakecharles.org
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665

Tour & Travel

*ANNE KLENKE

Tourism Director
Phone: 337-502-4358
aklenke@visitlakecharles.org
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665

Tourist Information

MELISSA BERTRAND

Tourist Information Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
mbertrand@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

JAMEY KADHIM

Tourist Information Weekend Manager
Phone: 800-456-7952
jkadhim@visitlakecharles.org
1205 N. Lakeshore Dr.
Lake Charles, LA 70665

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Events

Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino is excited to announce a dynamite entertainment lineup coming to Lake Charles! Area-residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of performances that will please Read More →
Return to the era that made Prince an international superstar. Purple Reign captures the imagination and seamlessly recreates the blistering performances and raw energy of "The Artist" in his Read More →
Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino is excited to announce a dynamite entertainment lineup coming to Lake Charles! Area-residents and visitors can enjoy a variety of performances that will please Read More →
ARE YOU TRYING TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO HELP THE FLOOD VICTIMS? THIS IS THE WAY! TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE AN IMPACT!! Read More →
About Styx: After forming in 1961 in Chicago, Illinois, while in high school, Styx steadily toured and expanded from a three-piece to a quintet during the 60s, Read More →
McNeese State University vs. Tarleton State University For more info, Read More →
Las Vegas Strip headliner Terry Fator captures the hearts and funny bones of America with singing, comedy and unparalleled celebrity impressions! The "America’s Read More →
Our rich musical heritage continues to live on with Boozoo's Labor Day Festival. The entire family is invited to come out and celebrate the festival's 32nd year in grand style and enjoy the Read More →
Boudin Wars is an Read More →
The event will feature hundreds of classic cars, hot rods, trucks, and motorcycles. Entry for show vehicles and spectators is FREE. Door prizes will be awarded, with food booths, Read More →
The St. Theresa Bon Ton Festival is a local tradition that is enjoyed by all ages! We are known for our family friendly weekend that is filled with lots of great food, music, rides and many Read More →
McNeese State University vs. Stephen F. Austin For Read More →
“This Ain’t No Thinkin’ Thing” - be sure to purchase your tickets or “You’re Gonna Miss This!” Trace Adkins has roared back into 2016 with the release of “Jesus and Read More →
Asian Concert at L'Auberge Casino Resort. Featuring entertainment by Nguyen Hong Nhung, Dan Nguyen, Quang Linh & more. Sunday, September 18 2pm & Read More →
We will have a weekend full of 100's nice show vehicles, antique and classics vehicles inside Coliseum. Saturday is a full day show with all pre-85, Corvette, Camaro, Mustang, Charger, Read More →
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