Destination Updates

On Sunday, March 22, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards issued a stay-at-home order to combat coronavirus spread. The order requires Louisiana residents to shelter-at-home unless going out for essential tasks effective until April 12. Many attractions, concerts, events, and festivals have either been postponed or canceled activities until that time. View Updates


Submit an Event

Welcome to the Event Listing Request Form! Please fill out the fields below in order to have your events listed in our online calendar. We appreciate your time and energy in adding your events and thank you for providing us with this valuable information.

A few things to know before submitting.

  • This form is for events being held in Calcasieu Parish.
  • Please make sure your event does not exist on the calendar prior to submitting. If you would like to make changes to an existing event in our calendar, please email us and we would be happy to update the event.
  • Events should be open to the public.
  • Events are usually approved within one (1) week depending on submission volume.
  • We reserve the right to deny or remove any events from the Visit Lake Charles calendar without notice.
  • When submitting images, please use the highest quality image that you have available. best practices below:
    • Do not use images with lots of text overly
    • Do not use flyers
    • Use images from a past event
    • You must own all the rights to your image that you are submitting