P.O. Box 16558 • Lake Charles, LA • 70616
337-310-0083
crawfishfest@eljayfd.org * www.dtcrawfishfest.com

 

 

 


PRESS RELEASE - For Immediate Release

 

Contact:

 

Bernadette Seaberry
Event Coordinator/Facilitator
337-660-1748 
bbseaberry@yahoo.com 
bseaberry@dtcrawfishfest.com

 


Art-Everything Crawfish!

LAKE CHARLES, La. (February 29, 2012)--Celebrate the arts with a stroll through downtown Lake Charles. The DownTown Lake Charles Crawfish Fest is excited and honored to participate in this year's Arts and Humanities Council of Southwest Louisiana's Spring Art Walk with "Arts at the Fest." Participatns of the "Arts at the Fest" Art Walk will display Art-Everything Crawfish! 

The festival will occur April 12-15 at the Lake Charles Civic Center and will include carnival rides, 10,000 pounds of boiled crawfish, live music, food and fun. In the midst of it all, attendees will be able to take a stroll through lovely downtown Lake Charles on April 13 between 5 and 9 p.m. and view works by local and regional artists. Find out the artists' inspiration and enjoy the music, atmosphere, and fun of the Original DownTown Lake Charles Crawfish Festival at the Lake Charles Civic Center.

The DownTown Lake Charles Crawfish Fest committee is looking for artists and/or art collectors who would like to display their works of crawfish art in the Art-Everything Crawfish! display during the crawfish festival activities.

The Spring Art Walk will be held on April 13, 2012. For more information on the Spring Art Walk, including locations, please contact the Arts and Humanities Council of Southwest Louisiana at (337) 439-ARTS (2787) or visit www.artsandhumanitiesswla.org. For more information on the DownTown Lake Charles Crawfish Festival "Arts at the Fest", or how to enter your crawfish art, please contact the festival committee at 337-660-1748 or visit www.dtcrawfishfest.com.

This event is supported by a grant from the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury as administered by the Arts and Humanities Council of Southwest Louisiana.

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