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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 30. Many attractions, concerts, events, and festivals have either been postponed or canceled activities until that time. View Updates


Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana CVB

Lake Charles

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Temporary Hours Closed to the public until April 12.

Located off of I-10 towards downtown on beautiful Lake Charles, the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau is here to serve visitors as a resource center for the region. Adventure and exploration await with a diverse offering of culture, music, world-famous food, festivals, the great outdoors, casino gaming, top name entertainment and historic attractions. So, unwind & have fun!

Stop by the Convention & Visitors Bureau, 1205 N. Lakeshore Drive, while you are in town. Visit with our friendly staff, have a cup of coffee and get tips on how to make your stay as memorable as possible.

Among the opportunities that you can learn about here are the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road and the Southwest Louisiana Boudin Trail. In addition, we have local diningcasinofestival, and outdoor activity guides.

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    • Temporary Hours: Closed to the public until April 12.
    • Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday & Sunday: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
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