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Downtown at Sundown: Week 1
May 17 @ 11:00 pm - May 18 @ 2:00 am
The 21st annual Downtown at Sundown kicks off on Friday, May 17 with the headlining performance from Calcasieu Cajun Ramblers. Opening at 6 p.m. is Brandon Broussard and Chez De Bon Temps. Activities will take place on Ryan Street in front of Historic City Hall and the Parish Courthouse. Beverage sales will benefit the Literacy Council of SWLA. The street-fair format will feature food and beverage, table top galleries, merchandise vendors, crowd entertainers, decorative street lights, activities for kids as well as a variety of music. Lawn chairs are welcome; however, ice coolers and pets are prohibited. In case of rain, the concerts will take place inside the Lake Charles Civic Center.
The series continues on May 24 with Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience; Bluesiana RED on May 31; and the series wraps up with The Tugboats on June 7.
This year’s event is supported by corporate sponsorships from The American Press; Capital One Bank; CITGO Petroleum; Delta Downs Racetrack & Casino; Entergy; Lake Charles Toyota; Fuerst, Carrier and Ogden; Erdace Developments; and Stockwell Sievert Law Firm.
For more information, call 337-491-9159 or go to www.CityOfLakeCharles.com.