Special Alert
Special Alert
Fishing Camp

Tag - #VisitLakeCharles

Lake Charles Local: New Video Series

4/9/2018 by Elizabeth Eustis
Posted In:  Festivals & Events
It's been the trend for the last couple of years - when you visit a destination you want to dive right in and experience the area on a more LOCAL level. Seeing an area from a local's perspective can reveal those hidden gems and one of a kind experiences that can be overlooked if you are only following a brochure or travel map. That's why we decided
Comments | Read More →

#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
Comments | Read More →

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
Comments | Read More →

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
Comments | Read More →

Crawfish Love: #VisitLakeCharles Photo of the Month

2/28/2018 by Elizabeth Eustis
Posted In:  Culinary
Every year when crawfish season rolls around, people are rushing to the nearest restaurant or boil stop to enjoy a couple of pounds. And, believe me, people are enjoying them! I must see dozens of crawfish platters come across my social feeds. And I’m not mad about it! It was this one crawfish picture that really got my attention. Shared by first
Comments | Read More →

Mardi Gras Memories

2/14/2018 by Elizabeth Eustis
Posted In:  Festivals & Events
Another fantastic Mardi Gras season has come and gone. Now we can sit back, relax and revel in the quietness of Wednesday. But not before we do a little reminiscing! Thanks for sharing your fun with us this year! And we'll see you for Mardi Gras 2019 - March 5 . These photos were shared by using hashtags #VisitLakeCharles and #SWLAMardiGras
Comments | Read More →

Tag Cloud

Subscribe to www.visitlakecharles.org/blog