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Sun, sand, seashells and buried treasure! Our unique Cajun paradise offers something different on every corner, and we invite the media, photographers and travel writers to see it all for themselves.

The Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau will provide services to media and travel writers upon request such as itinerary assistance, ground transportation, accommodation assistance, guide services, and photography.

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Events

Events

ARE YOU TRYING TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO HELP THE FLOOD VICTIMS? THIS IS THE WAY! TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE AN IMPACT!! Read More →
The Commodores will kick off Labor Day weekend festivities with a performance on Friday, September 2 at 8:30 PM in the Grand Event Center at Golden Nugget Lake Charles. The group came together Read More →
About Styx: After forming in 1961 in Chicago, Illinois, while in high school, Styx steadily toured and expanded from a three-piece to a quintet during the 60s, Read More →
McNeese State University vs. Tarleton State University For more info, Read More →
Award winning ventriloquist, impressionist, comedian and singer, Terry Fator, will perform at 6:00 PM and 9:00 PM at Golden Nugget Lake Charles on Sunday, September 4 in the Grand Event Read More →
Our rich musical heritage continues to live on with Boozoo's Labor Day Festival. The entire family is invited to come out and celebrate the festival's 32nd year in grand style and enjoy the Read More →
BJ Thomas and Gary Puckett will return to the Golden Nugget Lake Charles stage to perform on Saturday, September 10 at 8:00 PM in the Grand Event Center. The BJ Thomas hit "Raindrops Keep Read More →
Boudin Wars is an Read More →
Celebrate the Grand Opening of Crying Eagle Brewing Co. with us! Main Event: The Flamethrowers Opening Act: The RKW Trio Limited Release Read More →
The event will feature hundreds of classic cars, hot rods, trucks, and motorcycles. Entry for show vehicles and spectators is FREE. Door prizes will be awarded, with food booths, Read More →
John Kay & Steppenwolf will take the stage on Friday, September 16 at 8:30 PM in the Grand Event Center of Golden Nugget Lake Charles. John Kay, lead singer for Steppenwolf, was born in Read More →
The St. Theresa Bon Ton Festival is a local tradition that is enjoyed by all ages! We are known for our family friendly weekend that is filled with lots of great food, music, rides and many Read More →
Charley Pride will take the stage on Saturday, September 17 at 8:00 PM in the Grand Event Center at Golden Nugget Lake Charles. Born in Mississippi, Charley Pride fostered his love of country Read More →
McNeese State University vs. Stephen F. Austin For Read More →
“This Ain’t No Thinkin’ Thing” - be sure to purchase your tickets or “You’re Gonna Miss This!” Trace Adkins has roared back into 2016 with the release of “Jesus and Read More →