- Our list of the best things to do in Lake Charles, Louisiana, features the top 31 nearby activities — including 14 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lake Charles, LA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, Museums & Galleries, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 24 things to do within the city of Lake Charles, LA , followed by 7 popular activities in nearby cities, including Sulphur and Vinton
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An Evening with Big Daddy Weave Baton Rouge MoreLess Info
Mike Weaver and his quintet of contemporary Christian rockers weave messages of praise into No. 1 hits such as “Redeemed” and “In Christ”
100% 55 votes
1100 Bord Du Lac Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70601 MoreLess Info
Located along Lake Charles, Millennium Park features a large, gated children's play area with smaller structures for younger children and multilevel structures for older children. It also has walking paths and a splash area.
94% 51 votes
900 N. Lakeshore Dr., Lake Charles, LA 70601 MoreLess Info
Lake Charles, Louisiana is home to the Bord Du Lac Park, a popular spot where all age groups enjoy relaxing and spending time outdoors. The park facilities are extremely clean, and no food is permitted.
88% 59 votes
1205 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70601 MoreLess Info
Louisiana's Lake Charles Visitor Center has everything tourists and new residents need to make the most out their time in the region. The center offers maps, guide books, attraction literature and other information.
70% 485 votes
777 Avenue L'Auberge, Lake Charles, LA 70601 MoreLess Info
The L'Auberge du Lac Casino in Lake Charles, Louisiana is a glamorous, top-tier casino with luxurious amenities and phenomenal guest service. It is part of the L'Auberge du Lac entertainment and lodging campus.
82% 39 votes
809 Kirby, Lake Charles, LA 70601 MoreLess Info
Lake Charles' Mardi Gras Museum of Imperial Calcasieu is a thriving cultural and historical institution dedicated to the Louisiana tradition called Mardi Gras. The museum features photos, Mardi Gras beads, other artifacts and more.
76% 133 votes
107 Sutherland Rd., Lake Charles, LA 70611 MoreLess Info
The beautiful, verdant Sam Houston Jones State Park is a popular recreation area and campsite complex. All campsites must be reserved in advance. Day visitors must pay a nominal fee to enter the park.
79% 29 votes
1205 North Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA MoreLess Info
Located in Louisiana's pinelands, the Charpentier Historic District is famous for its architecture, which is characterized by long, strong lines and sharp angles. This former lumber town is now a residential area.
94% 18 votes
6150 Graywood Parkway, Lake Charles, LA 70605 MoreLess Info
Located in Lake Charles, Louisiana, the Gray Plantation is a luxurious golf course and event venue. Memberships are available, but non-members may also use the course. Tee times must always be reserved in advance.
66% 44 votes
327 Broad St., Lake Charles, LA 70601 MoreLess Info
Kids and parents love the Children's Museum in Lake Charles, Louisiana. This hands-on learning center encourages kids to explore their world through touch, smell, movement and interaction with the museum staff.
38% 294 votes
Lake Charles, LA 70601 MoreLess Info
Visitors who are interested in gambling may enjoy Isle of Capri Casino's slot machines, table games, and poker room. The location also features a hotel and a variety of dining establishments.