The Original Downtown Lake Charles Crawfish Festival
- Lake Charles Civic Center
- 900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70601 United States
The Southeast Tourism Society (STS) recently honored the Original Downtown Lake Charles Crawfish Festival as a Top 20 Event for the second quarter of 2014.
The festival will be held Friday-Sunday, April 11-13, at the Lake Charles Civic Center. With crawfish season in full swing, Steamboat Bill’s will be on site selling over 10,000 pounds of hot, boiled crawfish. Other highlights include live music by Geno Delafose and Grammy award winner Chubby Carrier, a parade, and the Mitchell Brother’s Carnival. Don’t forget to also check out the queen’s pageant or participate in the crawfish eating contest.