Lake Charles Events & Festivals

There are many ways to enjoy local sounds and delicacies in Lake Charles, Louisiana with more than 75 festivals and special events each year, including Mardi Gras, the Louisiana Pirate Festival, the Black Heritage Festival, the Calcasieu-Cameron Fair, and Chuck Fest. Savor delicious food at one of our culinary festivals, indulge your artistic side at an exhibit and art show, or catch a live concert just about every weekend! View our calendar of events to see what’s fun is going on this week in Louisiana's Playground.