Sports Guide

The Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana CVB knows what you need to make the best decision on choosing a venue for your sporting event.

We have detailed specifications, diagrams and descriptions on your sport of choice.

Upon completing the form you will be taken to the Sports Guide PDF that you can view/download. Eric Zartler, sales director, will be in contact with you shortly to see if there is any way for us to assist you, or you may contact him directly at

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Youth Sports Capital of Louisiana

The Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) makes planning your sporting event or tournament a breeze. When you choose Southwest Louisiana to host your next event, the CVB will work with you to meet your group's needs. Our knowledgeable sports staff is ready to help with a variety of services and area resources to ensure the success of your event. Click here to see what others have to say about our facilities and CVB Staff.

Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana has played host to close to 100 different sporting events annually at its 61 baseball fields, 50 basketball courts, 25 football fields, eight 18-hole golf courses, 45 soccer fields, and 59 softball fields. With top-notch swimming and wrestling facilities, tennis and volleyball courts, track & field stadiums, you will certainly score when you plan your next tournament or camp here. Click here to check out our Sports Facilities.

We offer competitive bid proposals, event grants, attendance promotions and so much more, click here to check out our Sports Services.

For more information on facilities, tournaments and accommodations, contact our Sports team.

Contact The Lake Charles' Sports Team

Sam Dangerfield Headshot

Sam Dangerfield Director of Sports Relations

Hannah Nyman

Hannah Nyman Sports Events Coordinator


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