The spiciest event in Southwest Louisiana is set to take place again in April 2019. 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 such musical artists as Keith Frank and others.Keith Frank - FB 2018

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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 will be here again in April of 2019! The Carnival will also be open during the festival.

Visit often to find out who is in our band line up for the coming year, get your tickets early, and for all other details of the festival. Sponsorship, applications for vendors, exhibitors, artists, and 5K Crawfish Scoot Walk/Run are also available! And don’t forget that you can order your tee shirts there as well.