Hot air balloon festival coming to Lake Charles

Hot air balloon festival coming to Lake Charles
SWLA Hot Air Balloon Festival coming to Lake Charles.

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A hot air balloon festival is coming to Lake Charles.

The Southwest Louisiana Hot Air Balloon Festival is scheduled for July 19-20, 2019, at Chennault International Airport, according to visitlakecharles.org.

The festival will have a fireworks display each night and a barbecue competition. It will also feature a beer festival on Saturday, although Friday will be alcohol-free.

The Convention and Visitors Bureau is expected to release more details on Wednesday, Feb. 20.

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