Sloppy’s Downtown opened its doors in January of 2017, serving up delicious fusion street foods within a space that boasts an awesome eclectic vibe. From food to live music, and from games to dancing, this local establishment has it all. … More Sloppy’s Downtown: Serving The Chuck Something Unique Every Day of the Week!
The 4th Annual Chuck Fest was held Saturday, October 21, 2017 from Noon – ‘Til in Downtown Lake Charles, LA. Besides this event bringing local musicians, eateries, and artists together, it’s even more awesome because its free to attend. Yes, FREE. Even though my schedule was a bit crazy due to engineering things (I’m a full time civil engineer, FYI, lol), I still managed to find a couple of hours to spend at Chuck Fest 2017. Check out what I captured through my eyes during the time I spent there! … More Chuck Fest 2017
After I read in a posting by the Arts & Humanities Council of SWLA that this festival was “recognized for the fifth year in a row as a “Top 20 Event” by the Southeast Tourism Society, AND that funds raised at Arts & Crabs Fest are reinvested back into the SWLA community through the Arts Council’s services and events”, I just knew this was an event I couldn’t miss. A crab dish competition? Local art? AND funds raised are going towards good things for the community? I’m for all of that. Read on for my Arts & Crabs Fest coverage. … More Shalin’s 10 Cents on the Arts & Crabs Fest 2017
Garden Path Groceries is a local food business in Lake Charles, LA, that specializes in southern vegetarian and globally inspired fare. It was started five years ago by Heather Hamilton and her mother, but now, Hamilton and her boyfriend, Ryan Tharp, co-own the business. What began as a booth at the local farmers’ market has … More Garden Path Groceries: The Pop-Up Restaurant in Lake Charles, LA, That You Need to Know About!