Symphony Suites & Zydeco Beats


This event is currently postponed. Please stay tuned for further information about our events. 


The Lake Charles Symphony will kick off its 63rd Season with Sean Ardoin, a two-time Grammy-nominated Kreole Rock and Soul artist from Lake Charles. Sean represents both the rural roots and progressive future of Louisiana's Creole Zydeco sound like no other artist. A rare combination of tradition, talent and creativity, Sean started a new genre called Kreole Rock and Soul in order to be able to express his artistry without the confines of the traditional Zydeco idiom. The Lake Charles Symphony orchestra will perform some of Ardoin’s biggest hits, including “Kick Rocks,” “Keep on Moving,” and “You Complete Me.” This will be the first time for the Lake Charles Symphony to perform classical selections fused with Zydeco & Creole music elements, and it’s sure to bring all the spice you can stand!


Summer Pops is a popular annual tradition in the Southwest Louisiana area. Each year brings a fun and exciting introduction to those experiencing orchestral music for the first time and to those who look forward to the Summer Pops year after year. A variety of family food favorites, such as Gatti's pizza, hotdogs, nachos and Boombox Frozen Pops and Ice Cream will be available for purchase.


Summer Pops would not be possible without the generous support from our presenting sponsor, First Federal Bank of Louisiana, as well as our event sponsors: Visit Lake Charles, City of Lake Charles, Gatti’s Pizza, and the Calcasieu Parish Police Juryy.  

Individual Tickets:

  • Individual Reserved Table Seats - $90
  • Adult Riser Seats - $35
  • Student Riser Tickets - $15
  • Child Riser 6 & under - Free

$1,250 Gold VIP Table:

  • One table of 8 (premium location)
  • Recognition on Event Signage
  • 4 Bottles of Wine (2 Red, 2 White)
  • 1 Beer Bucket
  • 4 Pizzas
  • 2 Sprites, 2 Cokes, 2 waters
  • Bucket of ice, glasses, and napkins 

$1,000 Silver Table: 

  • One table of 8 (good location)
  • 2 Bottles of Wine (1 Red, 1 White)
  • Beer, Coke, Sprite, Water (2 bottles each)
  • Bucket of ice, glasses, and napkins
  • 2 Pizzas  

$600 Bronze Table:

  • One table of 8 
  • Food and beverages purchased separately 


Summer Pops 2020