Tag: things to do

A fun & unique Mother’s Day gift: Painting with a Twist!

If you’re looking for a fun and unique gift for your mom this Mother’s Day, we have a great suggestion: Painting with a Twist! How can you turn down a painting lesson where you just show up, bring some drinks and snacks (alcohol is allowed!), and paint!? The great staff sets everything up for you! You’ll have the Read More

Top 3 Museums for Indoor (& air conditioned) Fun in Lake Charles!

Even though we are all enjoying this beautiful Spring weather, it’s hard to forget about those high temps just waiting for us this summer – especially when it was in the mid-90’s already today! Here are three museums in Lake Charles to help you beat the heat while having fun! They’re inexpensive and have flexible Read More

Southern Snapshot: The Grape Guy Mural

When going to eat some cheeseburgers at Cotten’s Downtown for a blog post, we stumbled up this amazing mural on the side of the restaurant. It’s a piece done by Jeremy Price of Bluejay Arts. Have  you seen this mural or others like it around town? Have any pics? Please comment below or e-mail us Read More

Huntin’ Gators on the Geaux: The Racquet Club Gator

This Gator on the Geaux can be found at the Lake Charles Racquet Club at 870 West Bayou Pines in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He’s hidden under some stairs by the pool, and rumor has it he used to hold a tennis racquet! We don’t know the name of the Gator or the artist. If you Read More

Southern Snapshot: Mary Ann’s Cafe Sign

Cotten’s Downtown had just so many interesting things! We also found the original Mary Ann’s Cafe sign hanging on the wall inside. I remember eating at Mary Ann’s Cafe in the mid-80’s when I was working in the downtown area. I loved their burgers and fries! Do you remember Mary Ann’s Cafe? Have any special Read More

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