Welcome to the Lake Charles Area where a diverse Cajun culture offers everything from authentic culinary creations to glitzy casinos to abundant fishing and hunting grounds. Cajun Country folks are also known for throwing the best parties. See for yourself at any of the region’s famous festivals. Stop by a local dance hall for authentic Cajun two-stepping and sign up for a swamp tour to enjoy the region’s natural beauty. Enjoy some seriously delicious culinary delights. Lake Charles and the surrounding Cajun Country menus are highlighted with locally caught seafood—oysters, shrimp, crawfish, red fish and more. The towns of Sulphur, Westlake, Cameron, Lake Arthur, Iowa and more make this region.