Enjoy Southern Living in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Lake Charles offers a relaxed, friendly southern lifestyle in a city with lakes and waterways. You will find many beautiful homes for sale in Lake Charles, LA. Graywood Estates, Gedding Estates, Kings Point, and Pentagli Square, are just a few areas that are in high demand among others. Louisiana pines and live oaks line the streets of these residential districts with schools and parks for growing families.

The city is located off of Interstate 10 in the southwest part of the state on the shores of Lake Charles, Prien Lake and the Calcasieu River. Contraband, Henderson and English bayous flow through the city with a connection to the Calcasieu Ship Canal.

I would love to help you find homes for sale in Lake Charles, LA that fit what you are looking for. I want you to make the right decision and enjoy living in this colorful region of  Louisiana.

Music and festivals

This is Acadiana and people are proud of their Cajun heritage. The Contraband Days Festival in May is the biggest event along with Mardi Gras. You can also enjoy the Live at the Lakefront Music Festival, Rouge et Blanc and the Downtown at Sunset concert series among other musical events.

Contraband Days is a 12-day family celebration of Cajun and country music, food, boat parades and people having fun in pirate costumes. According to an old legend, Jean Lafitte, the notorious and colorful pirate, hid among the lakes and bayous of this region over 200 years ago. He hid his treasures somewhere in the vicinity although it was never found. Celebrate Contraband Days this year from April 29 to May 11. Watch as Jean Lafitte and has band of pirates capture the mayor and make him walk the plank into the lake!

Golf and gaming

Gaming is popular in Lake Charles and the L’Auberge du Lac Casino Resort is a 26-story hotel, casino and spa complex with an event center and 18-hole golf course.

Golfers will also enjoy the Mallard Cove, Contraband Bayou, Pine Shadows, Gray Plantation and Lake Charles Country Club golf courses. The mild climate in southwest Louisiana makes golf a year-round sport.

Graywood is a planned community around the 18-hole Gray Plantation Golf Course. This community in South Lake Charles has five planed neighborhoods featuring a variety of  home designs. Waterfront homes and lots are available.

Chad Carroll Realtor
210 Dr Michael DeBakey Dr Lake Charles, LA
(337) 884-4553

ERA Moffett Realty Latter & Blum Inc Realtors - 210 Dr Michael DeBakey Dr Lake Charles, LA 70601 (337) 436-6639