Louisiana Beer Festival 🍻

Downtown Lake Charles (Historic City Hall & Courthouse Grounds)


If you enjoy a good brew, make your way to downtown Lake Charles for the Annual Louisiana Winter Beer Festival on Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 1-5 p.m. This beer-tasting event will feature over 100 different craft beers of the highest quality from a variety of American brewers, including Louisiana favorites and local brews from Crying Eagle Brewing Company.

The event will showcase special releases and unique brews. Several of the brewers will have beers special to the festival, providing a unique opportunity for those who attend. In addition to beer sampling, the event will feature live music and a variety of food from local vendors.

Ticket Prices + Details

VIP Tickets are $100 and include:

  • Early Admission at Noon
  • Access to a VIP area with additional beer selections
  • A special commemorative tasting glass

Regular Tickets are $50 and include:

  • Access to festival at 1pm
  • Access to over 125 beers for sampling from over 40 different breweries
  • A commemorative tasting glass

Designated Drivers

  • Designated Drivers can come for free and will have access to the festival area as well as (free) bottled water and soft drink that are for sale.
  • Designated drivers must be at least 18 years of age.

For more information on the festival, Lake Charles Beer Week events and to purchase tickets, visit