Lake Charles, Louisiana will be featured on a national stage this weekend and food will be the show's highlight. Do you remember when the Food Network came to Lake Charles a few months ago to film? The show has now been edited and is ready to go and the show will air this weekend across the United States on the Food Network.

The show is called The Great Food Truck Race and the Lake Charles episode will be part of Season 17. It will be the third episode of this season and be called "Games on the Gulf: Pirates' Booty." It will feature the host down at the Lake Charles Event Center as he tries out different foods from food trucks from across our region.

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According to our friends at Visit Lake Charles Facebook post,

Our city is steamin' hot on Food Network this Sunday, July 14th at 7 pm CST! See Lake Charles shine with thousands of hungry customers and witness the food trucks rise (or sink) to the challenge.

Join the swashbucklin' fun of Season 17, Episode 3: "Games on the Gulf: Pirates' Booty." Watch as host Tyler Florence throws down a plundering challenge for the food trucks, judged by a crew of hungry foodie pirates!  --Visit Lake Charles

Make sure you set your DVR or Tivo to record the show so you don't miss it. The show is set to air three separate times on the Food Network Starting on Sunday, July 14th, 2024. The air times are as follows:

  • Sunday, July 14th at 7:00 pm Central
  • Monday, July 15th at 11:00 pm Central
  • Wednesday, July 17th at Noon Central
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