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• Nightlife 

Start your trip right by making your way to Lake Charles/Southwest Local MusicianLouisiana to sample some of our nightlife hot spots. Enjoy colorful local culture and both local bands and nationally recognized music artists at many of our venues!

• Casino Resorts/Gaming

casinoLake Charles/Southwest Louisiana currently boasts four major Las Vegas-style casino properties, L'Auberge Casino Resort, Golden Nugget Lake Charles, Isle of Capri Casino Hotel, & Delta Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel.  You can spend your day on a golf course or at the spa and then party the night away creating memories that are sure to last a lifetime!

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• Cuisine 

You say you're hungry? You couldn't be in a better place! Southwest Louisiana is sure to have something to tickle your taste buds. You will simply love our Cajun Cooking that you can find at many of our local restaurants. 

• Outdoor

There are many different ways to experience the sights and sounds of Southwest Louisiana. From kayaks to bikes to pontoons, check through the list below to see which is right for you. While you're at it, don't forget to experience the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road. See alligators, ride airboats and experience the natural splendor of Louisiana's coastal marshlands.

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Events App IconLook no further than the events app to make plans for your weekend, featuring events throughout Southwest Louisiana, you can receive push notifications or easily glance at upcoming events by selecting the events icon. Perfect for visitors, groups and locals, this events app makes finding information convenient. 

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From the wonderful world of the carnival season, the Lake Charles / Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau will bring Mardi Gras to life with our Shoebox Float Read More →
After sleeping off the turkey dinners, bring your family & friends downtown for a great night of live music and libations! The Music Museum of SWLA celebrates Lake Area music on Read More →
It’s the “12 Days of Christmas,” only this time, it’s not just a song! Thanks to several community organizations in Sulphur, we are proud to announce that Christmas will last almost two full Read More →
Come out to Louisiana's largest corn maze! Our 2017 season will be open September 30th- November 26th! November Hours: Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM and Sundays from 1:00 PM to Read More →
Jamey Johnson is an American country music artist. Signed to BNA Records in 2005, Johnson made his debut with his single "The Dollar", the title track to his 2006 album The Dollar. Johnson was Read More →