Contraband Days Louisiana Pirate Festival named a Top 20 event | News
The following is a news release from the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau:
The Southeast Tourism Society (STS) recently honored the Contraband Days Louisiana Pirate Festival as a Top 20 Event for the second quarter of 2013.
Set for April 30-May 12, 2013 on the grounds of the Lake Charles Civic Center, the festival will feature concerts, carnival rides, cook-offs, pirate parades, fireworks and more.
The Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau is a member of STS, an organization that promotes travel to and within the southeastern part of the United States. The bureau nominates all area fairs, festivals and events quarterly. The STS Top 20 Events marketing program highlights the “best of the best” from submitted entries. Events are selected from each of the following STS member states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more informationon on the Contraband Days Louisiana Pirate Festival, contact the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau at 337-436-9588 or visit www.visitlakecharles.org or www.contrabanddays.com.