Fall Fest

Friday, September 20, 2024

11 a.m.–2 p.m. on the LSU Parade Ground


An LSU Tradition

Each year on the LSU Parade Ground, the LSU community comes together to celebrate being part of the LSU community. Come learn about campus departments and student organizations, meet friends, and enjoy free food and drinks with live entertainment. 

Fall Fest is free and open to current students, faculty, and staff. Tickets are not required, but bring your Tiger Card to obtain food items.

Table Sign Up

All LSU affiliated departments, units, or registered student organizations can register for a booth at Fall Fest. 

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You can play a critical role in the success of this annual tradition. Students, staff, and faculty are invited to volunteer.

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History of Fall Fest

Fall Fest began in 1994 as the Chancellor’s official welcome for new students, faculty, and staff and a welcome back for returning members of the university family. The event was held in the LSU Quadrangle for the first twenty years.

The LSU Spirit Squad help open the eventThe Tiger Band kicks off the event in front of the Fall Fest stageStudents from physical theatre demostrate aerial silksFierce Felines of Rhythm and Roar perform at Fall Fest

The LSU Golden Girls lead the Tiger Band onto the Parade Ground to kick off Fall FestPresident Tate addresses the Fall Fest crowd with a little help from Mike the TigerTiger Girls perform at Fall FestGames, giveaways, and food are a huge draw for students to attend

Fall Fest is Presented by

LSU Campus Life


Thank you to our 2023 sponsors and supporters

Campus Federal Credit Union
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers
Coca Cola
LSU Auxiliary Services
LSU Dining
LSU Facility Services


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