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Museums

Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana is saturated with a rich history and vibrant culture. There is everything from the Children's Museum which offers many interactive exhibits to the Mardi Gras Museum which houses the largest collection of Mardi Gras costumes from local Krewes that will dazzle your eyes. History lives on at museums such as the 1911 Historic City Hall in Lake Charles or wonderful collections at the DeQuincy Railroad Museum. Let's not forget one of the more unique experiences that you can have aboard the USS Orleck Naval Museum.

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*** Due to Tropical Storm Cindy the schedule of this event may change. For updates, follow the a Read More →
Crowd favorite, Aaron Lewis, will perform at the Grand Event Center at Golden Nugget Lake Charles on Friday, June 23 at 8:30 PM. Lewis' career path has been diverse. He was the lead singer for Read More →
Chubby Checker has sold over 250 million records worldwide to date. "The Twist" was the number one song of the 60's and Chubby Checker is the only artist to have a song go to number one twice. Read More →
This year’s event will showcase other jazz musicians, artists, events, and a wide variety of shrimp and other good foods. A crowd of 500 – 1000, ranging in age from infancy to the older Read More →
Catch a Concert, Civic Center Mezzanine, Every Monday in June The Lake Charles Community Band will close out its 30th season with the Read More →
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