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Posts from March 2018

Easter Egg Hunts in Lake Charles

3/26/2018 by Elizabeth Eustis
Posted In:  Festivals & Events
What is more fun than an Easter Egg Hunt at Easter? I’ve rounded up the area’s hunts for you and the kiddos to enjoy. There is even an ADULT egg hunt this year! Wool Days & Easter Egg Hunt at CM Farms It's an old-fashioned Easter celebration at CM Farms! The Easter Egg Hunt (11 AM & 1 PM) will be divided into two groups, ages 1-4 and 5+. The older
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#VisitLakeCharles Photo of the Month: Views from Above

3/26/2018 by Elizabeth Eustis
Posted In:  Arts
I love seeing our city from the sky. Aerial photography is so cool! So many of photographers and “instagrammers” (both locals and visitors) are using drones to capture breathtaking new perspectives of our city. Like this one from Photo of the Month winner, Michael. “I wanted to capture a relatable image; an image that featured institutions and
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The Ultimate Lake Charles Breakfast Guide

3/23/2018 by Amanda Reeves
Posted In:  Culinary
We’ve all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and with all the options we have at our local eateries it can be the tastiest too! Whether you’re looking for healthy fare or a Cajun/ Creole spin on the traditional breakfast, Southwest Louisiana has got you covered. If you haven’t tried The Bekery yet, you need to get there
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24 Hour Foodie in Lake Charles

3/21/2018 by Danielle Granger Nava
Posted In:  Culinary
Sometimes we only get 24 hours to explore a new city or a new neighborhood. And sometimes we only have one free day out of the week to enjoy our local jaunts—anyone else “super busy?” There are many reasons to create your 24-hour dream meal situation. One—when friends come into town, you want to put your best foot forward and show off the local
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How To Host a Crawfish Boil

3/16/2018 by Jessica Pickett
Posted In:  Culinary
Just as we look forward to the first cold front of the fall to bust out our favorite gumbo pot, we anxiously anticipate the first warm, sunny weekend that just begs for the perfect crawfish boil. There’s nothing like gathering your favorite people, local craft brews, and creative signature cocktails around a steaming crawfish pot. Life doesn’t get
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12 Things to Do for St. Patrick’s Day in Lake Charles

3/12/2018 by Elizabeth Eustis
Posted In:  Festivals & Events
You don’t have to be Irish to appreciate a Celtic celebration! We’ve rounded up Lake Charles’ family events, live music, pub crawls and drink specials – whatever you’re looking for this St. Patrick’s Day, Lake Charles has it! St. Patrick’s Party @ MacFarlane’s Celtic Pub Top o' the mornin' to ya! MacFarlane’s Celtic Pub kicks off EARLY with their
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The 4 'G's of Spring Break in Lake Charles

3/9/2018 by Visit Lake Charles
You’ve got a week off from school or work and you and your friends want to plan a road trip. Where do you go? The usual beaches are a bit cliché. Skiing is, well, very cold. How about someplace unique and different? Come to Lake Charles, Louisiana ! Plan your spring fling around our fabulous casinos, AH-MAZING food, world-class golf courses, and
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Where to Eat during Lent in Lake Charles

3/5/2018 by Kacie Carlson
Posted In:  Culinary
There is one in every crowd. You know that one friend who says, “Guys it’s Friday, I can’t eat that!” Usually, that friend is me! You see, I’m your typical, Catholic girl and if you’re like me, on Fridays during our Lenten season, you can forget about eating red meat or poultry. But don’t worry, you’ll never go hungry in Southwest Louisiana – no
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3 Favorite Crawfish Dishes in Lake Charles

3/2/2018 by William Precht
Posted In:  Culinary
Eating crawfish is a way of life in Southwest Louisiana. There’s no debating that. When the seasonings drift through the air I get an almost indescribable feeling. It’s a mixture of happy, hungry, and even a bit excited. But when the boiling is done, the crawfish trays are empty, and everyone has had their fill, there are almost always leftovers in
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