The Marshland Festival will be back and better than ever in 2023! The Marshland Festival is one of Lake Charles's biggest festivals and Is one of the Top 20 festivals in the Southeastern United States.

Photo by Russ Conrad
Photo by Russ Conrad

If you have never been to the Marshland Festival, you're truly missing out. Everything from delicious food, shopping, and some of the biggest names in entertainment. Over the last few years, the festival has featured big names like Ronnie Milsap, Frank Foster, Sammy Kershaw, Mickey Gilley, and Tyler Booth.

Russ Conrad
Russ Conrad

The festival features big names but is also known for supporting the local artists in Southwest Louisiana. The festival takes place in the air-conditioned Lake Charles Civic Center.

Last week, we announced the entertainment lineup, minus the Headliners. Today, we are announcing the 2023 Marshland Festival Headliners.

This year's festival will take place on Friday, July 28th, and Saturday, July 29th.

This year the Marshland Festival will feature two incredible headliners to round out both Friday and Saturday Nights. Friday Night, Jo-El Sonnier will take the stage, he will perform from 10:30-midnight. Saturday Nights' headliner will be country music legend, Gene Watson. He will perform from 10:00-11:00.

Joel Sonnier (Getty Images)
Joel Sonnier (Getty Images)


Friday, July 28, 2023

6:00-7:30 pm - Greg Blanchard

7:30-9:00 pm - Parish County Line

9:00-10:30 pm - Ryan Foret and Foret Tradition

10:30-Midnight - Joel-Sonnier

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Saturday, July 29th, 2023

11:00 am - Noon - Brooks Drost

12:00-1:00 pm - Colby Latiolais

1:00-2:30 pm - Johnny Jiminez Band

2:30 - 4:00 pm - Caden Gillard

4:00 - 5:30 pm - Louisiana Express with Johnnie Allan

5:30 - 7:00 pm - Thomas Cain

7:00 - 8:30 pm - Steel Shot

8:30 - 10:00 pm - Waters Edge

10:00-11:00 pm - Gene Watson

11:00-Midnight - Jamie Bergeron

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