Groovin' Policies & Procedures

 Pete Maravich Assembly Center

Groovin' 2018 will be held at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. Policies and procedures for the event are listed below.

PMAC Prohibited Items


Bags & Checkpoints

All guests will be subject to LSU Athletics Geaux Clear bag policy. For more details on this policy, and for a list of approved bags, please visit  All guests at must also pass through security checkpoints with walk through metal detectors and/or wands. Early arrival is recommended.

Geaux Clear


Two concession stands will be open with four points of sale at each. The concession stands will be at Portals E & H. See items available at concessions below. There will also be a satellite location with pizza between Portals F & G.
Concession Items Available
  • Bottled water
  • Candy
  • Hot dogs
  • Nachos
  • Popcorn
  • Soft drinks
*LSU Concessions on the concourse is open to all guests on the 200 and 300 levels and accepts payment in the form of cash, credit/debit cards, Paw Points and Tiger Cash.
  • All guests can enter from the Southwest Upper Portal starting at 7:30 p.m. The elevator is available for use and is located in the Southeast Lower corner of the building.
  • Floor access is available to approximately 2,500 LSU students only at the Southwest Lower Portal starting at 7:30 p.m.
  • Guests on the VIP list must enter at the Southeast Lower Portal starting at 7:30 p.m.


The Groovin' Pre-Party hosted for students by LSU Student Government College Councils will begin at 7:30 p.m. There will be a priority section on the floor of the PMAC for students who present a valid Tiger Card upon entrance. Space is limited and available on a first come basis. Students who enter the priority section will receive a wristband that must be worn at all times.


Guests on the VIP list must show a valid Tiger Card or driver's license to enter. Guests in the VIP section must must wear VIP credentials at all times. If a guest has requested a plus 1, both must arrive at the same time to recieve passes.