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Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards issued a notice that following continued improvement in Louisiana’s COVID-19 outlook and a significant increase in testing capacity and contact tracing, Louisiana is currently in Phase 2 of the White House’s reopening strategy. Many businesses and events have adjusted to accommodate patrons during this time. View Updates


Central Gulf Coast Boat, Sport & RV Show

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Lake Charles Civic Center

  • Dates: January 17, 2020 - January 19, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Lake Charles Civic Center
  • Time: Friday – 12pm to 7pm, Saturday – 10am to 7pm, Sunday – 11am to 5pm
  • Admission: Adults- $10; Kids 15 & Under Free with paid adult

JANUARY 17 – 19, 2020

Lake Charles Civic Center
900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601


Friday – 12pm to 7pm
Saturday – 10am to 7pm
Sunday – 11am to 5pm


Adults – $10 (Cash or Credit Card)
Kids 15 & Under (with paid adult): FREE!

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!



Quality Suites
$80 + tax (single) / $80 + tax (double)
(1/2 mile from Civic Center)
401 Lakeshore Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601

Be sure to say that you are with the Boat and RV show and ask for our special rate.