It’s that time of year again – Crawfish season! The spiciest event in Southwest Louisiana is set to take place in April 2016. The Original DownTown Lake Charles Crawfish Festival awaits you with the best food, music, and entertainment inside and outside of the Lake Charles Civic Center. This event will happen rain or shine! Come early and stay late. Eat and pass a good time! Dance the day away with Geno Delafose,and Keith Frank, among others.

Visit on the web at or Like us on Facebook. Call 337-310-0083 for more details. Proceeds benefiting Parkinson patient resource programs and student scholarships.

Sponsored in part by FOX 29/the CW, and Miller Lite/Coors Light. Supported by a grant from the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury as administered by the Arts and Humanities Council of Southwest Louisiana.

The Original Downtown Lake Charles Crawfish Festival, Be there April 15th, and 16th 2016! The Carnival will also be open on April 17th.

Visit for all details. Sponsorship, vendor exhibitors, artists, and pageant contestants available!