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"The Festival Capital of Louisiana," Lake Charles hosts over 75 festivals each year, the most famous being Mardi Gras, the second largest in the state. The annual celebration attracts revelers with Cajun cook-offs, a children's carnival and a lighted boat parade. The city celebrates its local heritage with "Contraband Days," a two week long party in honor of the...
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    Cajun Music & Food Festival
    July 17, 2015 - July 19, 2015
    Burton Complex
    Marshland Festival
    July 24, 2015 - July 25, 2015
    Lake Charles Civic Center
    Arts & Crabs Fest
    August 15, 2015 - August 15, 2015
    Lake Charles Civic Center
    Lost Hollows Haunted Trails
    Lost Hollows Haunted Trails
    October 1, 2015 - October 31, 2015
    3413 Derek Dr. Lake Charles, LA 70607
    USS Orleck Haunted Ship: The Bludd Vessel
    USS Orleck Haunted Ship: The Bludd Vessel
    October 1, 2015 - October 31, 2015
    USS Orleck Naval Museum- Lake Charles, LA
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