The City of Lake Charles's outdoor concert series "Downtown at Sundown" returns on Friday, May 18, 2018, with four consecutive Fridays packed with events from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., thru June 8. On May 18, it's The Tugboats, May 25, Rusty Metoyer & The Zydeco Krush, June 1, Lost Bayou Ramblers, and June 8, Flamethrowers.

There will be "children’s activities, food from downtown restaurants, tabletop art galleries, and arts and craft sales", said a media release. The event takes place on Ryan Street in front of Historic City Hall and the Parish Courthouse, located at 1001 Ryan Street. Learn more at www.visitlakecharles.com or www.cityoflakecharles.com or call 337.436.9588 for more details.

The Southeast Tourism Society (STS) recently honored Downtown at Sundown as a 2018 Top 20 Event for the month of May.