An inaugural celebration honoring Mayor-elect Nic Hunter is planned for Wed., June 28, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at the Historic Calcasieu Marine Bank, located at 844 Ryan Street. The evening will include a variety of local food and drinks with live music by community favorites, The Tugboats. Cocktail attire is requested.
The event is open to the public, and tickets are available for $25. Tickets may be purchased online at www.mayornichunter.eventbrite.com or in person at Harlequin Steakhouse, located at 501 W. College St. All event proceeds will benefit animal rescue efforts in Southwest Louisiana.
Hunter will take office on July 1, 2017 following a swearing-in ceremony at the Lake Charles Civic Center at 2 p.m. Hunter will be joined by the members of the Lake Charles City Council at the swearing-in ceremony, which is free and open to the public.