Since you are already here or thinking about coming to the Lake Charles, LA area stay a while and check out some of our really cool attractions and events happening in and around Lake Charles and SWLA (Southwest Louisiana).  Sometimes our hotels are chosen to be the host hotel for some of these events and may offer discounted rates for your selected Lake Charles area event. 

Chip Radford (Sun, 27 May 2018)
05/27/2018 to 05/27/2018 - Live music by Chip Radford  
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Lake Charles Dance Academy Annual Recital (Sun, 27 May 2018)
05/27/2018 to 05/27/2018 - Lake Charles Dance Academy presents its 8th Annual Recital on Sunday, May 27 in the Rosa Hart Theatre. Free to the public. For more information, contact Lake Area Ballet Theatre at 337-478-1654,
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Live Music: ACOUSTIC PIE & Jay Ecker Quartet (Sun, 27 May 2018)
01/28/2018 to 12/16/2018 - Live Music:  ACOUSTIC PIE, 3:30-6:30  Jay Ecker Quartet: 7- 10 
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Open Play Family Day (Sun, 27 May 2018)
04/22/2018 to 01/20/2019 - Join us EVERY SUNDAY for Open Play Family Fun Day! Enjoy our indoor, sensory-friendly kid's gym that welcomes kids of ALL ABILITIES. We offer a toddler area, zip line, swing apparatus, trampoline, rock
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Patio Brunch Live Band: Carter Simoneaux (Sun, 27 May 2018)
05/27/2018 to 05/27/2018 - Brunch is Back! Enjoy a special brunch menu, Bloody Mary bar & live entertainment by Carter Simoneaux! 
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Sunday Brunch w/Live Music (Sun, 27 May 2018)
01/28/2018 to 12/30/2018 - Live music by Bluesiana Red for Sunday Brunch. Brunch: Every Sunday between 10:30 and 2:00. Adults: $22.95, 6 & under: $7.95, 3 & under: FREE Our weekly BUFFET menu includes the following dishes:
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English Language Classes (Mon, 28 May 2018)
05/28/2018 to 05/28/2018 - At ELS Language Centers we offer twelve levels of English language instruction: 101 through 112, with each level lasting four weeks. The programs available at ELS Lake Charles are the English for
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Lance Dubroc (Mon, 28 May 2018)
05/28/2018 to 05/28/2018 - Live music by Lance Dubroc  
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Open Mic @ Rikenjaks (Mon, 28 May 2018)
01/29/2018 to 12/17/2018 - Open Mic at Rikenjaks. Rikenjaks on Ryan invites all area songwriters and musicians to join in on the weekly ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT happening from 7:30-10:30 Mondays. Acoustic PA and vocal mics will
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Cash & Carry Farmers Market (Tue, 29 May 2018)
01/02/2018 to 12/25/2018 - Come visit us at the beautifully restored historic Cash & Carry building on the corner of Enterprise and Broad in downtown Lake Charles. While you're here, you will enjoy a unique market experience
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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz at Rikenjaks Brewing Co. (Tue, 29 May 2018)
Starting 07/25/2017 - Lake Charles' most popular trivia night is the Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz every Tuesday at Rikenjaks Brewing Co. Teams of up to six vie for the top spots. Topics range from high to low culture and
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Wayne Dylan (Tue, 29 May 2018)
05/29/2018 to 05/29/2018 - Live music by Wayne Dylan  
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Boozin' Bingo | Karaoke Ladies Night (Wed, 30 May 2018)
01/31/2018 to 12/19/2018 - Oh ladies... Wednesday means BOOZIN' BINGO / LADIES NIGHT at Rikenjaks on Ryan! Play for free and win cool prizes starting at 9. You can also show off your inner pop star with Front Row Karaoke hosted
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Chester Daigle (Wed, 30 May 2018)
05/30/2018 to 05/30/2018 - Live music by Chester Daigle  
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Open Sew (Wed, 30 May 2018)
Starting 06/11/2014 - Every Wednesday, quilters bring their sewing machines and projects to visit and work in our classroom.
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Classical Conversations Parent Practicum (Thu, 31 May 2018)
05/31/2018 to 06/02/2018 - Community Calendar Announcement May 31 - June 2 Free parent conference to focus on homeschooling Veteran home educators will lead three days of training, May 31 - June 2, designed to inform and encourage
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Katie Whitney & Chip Radford (Thu, 31 May 2018)
05/31/2018 to 06/02/2018 - Live music by Katie Whitney & Chip Radford  
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Documenting the Cane River Creole Legacy by Artist Gilbert D. Fletcher (Fri, 01 Jun 2018)
06/01/2018 to 07/25/2018 - OPENING RECEPTION: FRIDAY June 1, 2018 6-8PM FREE ADMISSION Refreshments by Mill Street Church of Christ & Sweets & Treats Exhibit Dates: June 1- July 25 Gallery Hours: M-F 9:00AM to 5:00PM
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Downtown at Sundown: Lost Bayou Ramblers (Fri, 01 Jun 2018)
06/01/2018 to 06/01/2018 - June 1: Lost Bayou Ramblers Remaining 2018 concerts: June 8: Flamethrowers Another “can’t miss” event is the Downtown at Sundown Outdoor Concert Series, starting on May 18 and continuing on May 25,
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Live Music: The Iceman Special + HollyRock (Fri, 01 Jun 2018)
06/01/2018 to 06/01/2018 - Live Music: The Iceman Special + HollyRock The VOID krewe is back in the chuck for one night only.The Iceman Special + HollyRock live on Rikenjak's outdoor stage. Unofficial after party for The
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Opening Reception: Documenting the the Cane River Creole Legacy by Artist Gilbert D. Fletcher (Fri, 01 Jun 2018)
06/01/2018 to 06/01/2018 - OPENING RECEPTION: Friday June 1, 2018, 6-8PM FREE ADMISSION Refreshments by Mill Street Church of Christ & Sweets & Treats Exhibit Dates: June 1- July 25 Gallery Hours: M-F 9:00AM to 5:00PM
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The Primetime Band (Fri, 01 Jun 2018)
06/01/2018 to 06/02/2018 - The Primetime Band live at The Gator Lounge! Limited seating available. Must be 21 or older to attend. All performances subject to change or cancellation without notice. Some events may contain
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"Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" (Sat, 02 Jun 2018)
06/02/2018 to 06/17/2018 - ACTS Theatre will close the 2017-2018 season with the musical "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels". This show will run 3 weekends June 2 to 17, 2018. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30 pm and Sunday
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Movies in the Square - Sing (Sat, 02 Jun 2018)
06/02/2018 to 06/02/2018 - Join us in Heritage Square for a free showing of Sing! Bring a picnic and get there early for a good spot. All Movies in the Square begin at sunset. In the event of rain, movies will be rescheduled.
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Night Ranger (Sat, 02 Jun 2018)
06/02/2018 to 06/02/2018 - Night Ranger is set to perform on Saturday, June 2 in the Grand Event Center at Golden Nugget Lake Charles at 8:00 PM. Night Ranger, which originated in San Francisco in the 1980’s and has both
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Summer Catch A Concert Series (Mon, 04 Jun 2018)
06/04/2018 to 06/25/2018 - Lake Charles Community Band Summer Concert Series Every Monday in June The Lake Charles Community Band announces plans for the Catch-A-Concert series every Monday in June. The free concerts will take
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Two-Step Tuesday (Tue, 05 Jun 2018)
02/06/2018 to 12/04/2018 - We want you all primed up for Zydeco brunch on Saturdays - come in on Two-Step Tuesday to learn some, our one hour, zydeco dancing skills. Instruction will begin promptly at 6:30; feel free to arrive
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Calcasieu Kennel Club Dog Show (Thu, 07 Jun 2018)
06/07/2018 to 06/10/2018 - The Calcasieu Kennel Club hosts two conformation shows each year in June at the Lake Charles Civic Center. The dates of our next shows are Saturday and Sunday, June 9 & 10, 2018. The Acadiana Kennel
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Classic Band (Fri, 08 Jun 2018)
06/08/2018 to 06/09/2018 - Classic Band live at The Gator Lounge! Limited seating available. Must be 21 or older to attend. All performances subject to change or cancellation without notice. Some events may contain profanity
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Downtown at Sundown: Flamethrowers (Fri, 08 Jun 2018)
06/08/2018 to 06/08/2018 - The Flamethrowers will close out the concert series on June 8, 2018. Another “can’t miss” event is the Downtown at Sundown Outdoor Concert Series, starting on May 18 and continuing on May 25, June 1
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