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From Blackjack to the Racetrack, Southwest Louisiana has enough to keep you entertained. Feel the excitement with four premiere casino properties; there will always be a new experience to be had. If you need a breather, you've hit the jackpot! Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana boasts a rich cajun culture of music, food and fun; not to mention Louisiana's Outback on the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road. You may even decide you want to hit the links, whether they be our excellent golf courses or the boudin links on the famous Southwest Louisiana Boudin Trail. If you come for a girls' getaway, you must try one of the spas.

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Local business leaders and social organizations take to the streets on festive Mardi Gras floats from the Lake Charles Civic Center to Ryan Street, ending at Sale Road. span Read More →
Sara Evans is an American country music singer and songwriter. Evans has released seven studio albums: Three Chords and the Truth, No Place That Far, Born to Fly, Restless, Real Fine Read More →
A parade of costumed pets and their owners makes for a whimsical, carnival atmosphere. The title of "Mystical Dog" is given to the most strikingly costumed participant. One of the most highly Read More →
The public tastes from every pot of chicken and sausage, seafood or wild game gumbo in a hot contest of more than 60 teams on Saturday, February 25, at the Lake Charles Civic Center Exhibition Read More →
Mardi Gras in Southwest Louisiana is a family-friendly festival and even has an entire day devoted to kids! Children’s Day, a free event open to children ages 3 to 11, combines Mardi Gras fun Read More →
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