Arts & Culture in Lake Charles

Southwest Louisiana has a thriving arts community with exhibitions, festivals celebrating the arts, dance, music, concerts, theatre, and more. Our rich cultural history makes art and creativity an intrinsic part of life for those living in Southwest Louisiana.


Louisiana's Playground Podcast


Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana has a vibrant and rich history and culture. In…


Galleries featuring rotating exhibits range from local artists to national and international…

Upcoming Arts & Cultural Events

The Trail to Oregon Jun 21

The Trail to Oregon

Join our All-American family as they journey down the Trail to Oregon! The Trail to Oregon! is an original musical produced by…

OHSO Art Aug 02


My name is Ohso. I'm a self-taught, mixed media artist, born & raised in New Orleans, LA! I paint imaginative, 3-D composition…