Live @ the Lakefront scheduled for March

By Special to the American Press

The Live @ the Lakefront Music Fest will be 6-10 p.m. on consecutive Fridays, March 8, 15 and 22, at the Lakefront Promenade.

The festival, which is free, places

particular emphasis on homegrown talent. This year’s lineup features

City Heat with the

Barbe Show Choir; Grammy-nominated Lost Bayou Ramblers with John

Guidroz on March 15; and Ashes of Babylon with the Lochness

Mobsters on March 22.

Live @ the Lakefront, sponsored by the Arts Council of Southwest Louisiana and the city of Lake Charles, will feature food

vendors and art sales. No pets or outside ice chests will be allowed.

For more information, visit or call 439-2787.