For additional information, contact:
Shelley Johnson, executive director
Kaylen Fletcher, public relations manager
Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau
(337) 436-9588 or (800) 456-7952

Chews' Multicultural Hair Expo 

LAKE CHARLES, La. (July 2, 2013)-The 13th Annual Chew's Multicultural Hair Expo will be held Saturday-Monday, July 13-15, at the Lake Charles Civic Center and present some of the most talented hair stylists and barbers in the country.

Chew's Multicultural Hair Expo will host more than 75 exhibition booths, presentations, demonstrations and classes. Stylists from all over the country will come to share and showcase the hottest and most sought after styles in the beauty and hair industry.

This year guests can look forward to observing the following stylists: Antonio Smith, Freddie J., George Cooper, Kevin Kirk, Tomeka James, The Joan Louis, Sharon Reed, David and Danielle Bechet, and Shawn Bos'Man Boston just to name a few.

The expo will kick off with a meet and greet event Saturday, July 13, at 9 p.m. at the Foundation House, 720 Enterprise Blvd. On Sunday, July 14, church services will be presented by the Rev. Braylon Harris at 10 a.m. inside the Lake Charles Civic Center Exhibition Hall.

The Hair Battle on the Lake is the highlight of the expo July 14 at 7 p.m. inside the Buccaneer Room. Stylists will battle to prove they are the best in the country. Immediately following the Hair Battle is the Chew's After Party at the Foundation House.

The Professional-Student Competition will be held Monday, July 15, at 1 p.m., and the Barber Battle will follow at 2 p.m. both inside the Exhibition Hall.

Classes will be held Sunday-Monday, July 14-15 throughout the day. For more information, visit, call 225-266-9602 or 337-540-7617 or become a friend of Russell Chew on Facebook.