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Central Gulf Coast Boat, Sport & RV Show

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Lake Charles Civic Center

  • Dates: January 18, 2019 - January 20, 2019
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Lake Charles Civic Center
  • Time: Friday – 12pm to 8pm, Saturday – 10am to 8pm, Sunday – 11am to 5pm
  • Admission: Adults- $10; Kids 15 & Under Free with paid adult

This is one of the Largest Boat, Sport & RV Shows, and Sales on the Gulf Coast. Over 100,000 sq. ft. of the latest Boats and RVs, plus Scuba Gear, Resort Information, Guides, ATVs, Fishing Tackle, Taxidermists and Much More!

See the world’s largest mobile aquarium!

Novice and professional fishermen alike will enjoy watching through the glass walls of the 5,000 gallon, 42-foot long Bass Tub to see Bass striking lures. Clinics will be given daily by a nationally recognized fishing expert.

Kids Trout Pond

Children will love the Famous Fish-O-Rama Rainbow Trout Pond, an indoor pond stocked with Rainbow Trout. Test your fishing skills and catch your dinner. Rod & Bait provided.

Come see Kristi and “Stringbean” Broussard

from the hit TV Show Swamp People from Noon-3p, Saturday at the Boss Drives booth!

Friday is Family Day!

All children 12 and under will get to go Rainbow Trout Fishing once for FREE at the Fish-O-Rama Rainbow Trout Pond!

Admission: Adults – $10, Kids 15 & Under (with paid adult): Free! Friday – 12pm to 8pm, Saturday – 10am to 8pm, Sunday – 11am to 5pm. Friday is Family Day! All children 12 years old and under get to fish once for free at the Fish-O-Rama Rainbow Trout Pond!