Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana has so much to offer AND plenty of fun activities/experiences that will cost you NOTHING! Even better, right? 1. Free Concert Series Lake Charles offers several free concert series throughout the year, so cut loose and enjoy the music! Live at the Lakefront , Groovin’ at the Groove , Downtown at Sundown , and Catch a
July images featured whimsical nature scenes along with beautiful sunsets and let's not forget a nice lazy river to cool off in. Want to see your photos here? Share your images with #visitlakecharles .
Like many people with the best of intentions, I try to watch what I eat, but there comes a time when I have to throw caution to the wind and indulge my cravings, especially when my curiosity is piqued by the allure of a scavenger hunt with the simple question: Where is Alice P? Fact: Life is better with a fresh-baked cookie! It was that simple
It’s summer, and the kids are hopefully outside playing in the sprinkler or exploring the great outdoors, but you know, sometimes it just gets a little hot to do that every day. If your kids are anything like mine, they also probably “veg” out too much with their iPad, phone or TV. Unless, of course, they are busy doing chores. (Cough, yeah!) In a
In Southwest Louisiana, we know how to celebrate year-round. July is surely no exception. Whether it be dressing up in your favorite red, white and blue outfit for the 4 th , or two-stepping to your favorite Cajun tunes, Lake Charles has plenty of exciting festivals and events for you in July. Let’s look at a few festivals and fun things to check out
In the sultry summer heat, southerners like to keep things light and easy . . . clothing, reading, food, and especially beverages. Lemonade, sweet tea, and for those special occasions, hand-crafted cocktails!
Thursday “Gravy Day” at Mama Reta’s Kitchen. I know it’s been said before that we have incredible hospitality in the South. And, while that is true, there are some people who take Southern Hospitality to a different level. It’s the “treating you like family” kind of hospitality that really makes you have a genuine smile with crinkles around your eyes and a warm glow in your heart. Well, that’s what eating at Mama Reta’s Kitchen is like.