Spring Family Fling

March 6-8, 2020

Each spring, all LSU Family Association members are invited to campus for our annual Spring Family Fling to enjoy a weekend of LSU athletic events and to experience Louisiana culture and cuisine, while mingling with other LSU families. Laissez les bon temps rouler!

This year's Spring Family Fling will be held Friday, March 6 through Sunday, March 8, 2020. 

Registration

Registration is now open. All LSU Family Association members should have received an email on January 16 with details about how to complete the registration process. If you did not receive an email, please check your spam/junk folder, then email us at lsufamily@lsu.edu. Registration is required.

Registration for Spring Family Fling will close on Sunday, February 16 at 11:59 p.m. CST. 

If you would like to join the Family Association in order to be invited to attend Spring Family Fling, please visit lsu.edu/join to learn more. 

Lodging

Get a head start on your Spring Family Fling planning by securing your accommodations in advance. View a list of discounted hotel rates in Baton Rouge and surrounding areas

2020 Schedule of Events

See below for the tentative schedule of events for LSU Spring Family Fling 2020.

LSU Softball vs. Campbell University
Begins at 6:00 p.m.
Tiger Park
Cost: $3 per ticket

Information about how to purchase discounted tickets to the LSU Softball vs. Campbell tournament will be available once you complete registration for the Spring Family Fling. This will be general admission seating, which allows guests to sit in the outfield bleachers or the outfield berm. Guests are allowed to bring in lawn chairs or blankets if they would like to sit on the berm. Full-time LSU students will have free admission by scanning their Geaux Rewards app ticket. 

Crawfish Boil Tailgate
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Canal Hall Lobby and Courtyard, Nicholson Gateway Apartments, 3650 Nicholson Dr.
Cost:
$35 per person (includes crawfish)
$20 per person (does not include crawfish)
$10 per child ages 12 years old and under (includes crawfish)
Free for children ages 12 years old and under (does not include crawfish)

Tailgate with us before the LSU Baseball game or after the Men's Basketball game, while you satisfy your cravings for crawfish, jambalaya, meat pies, and more. We'll have tailgate games, a photobooth, music, and fun for the whole family! Registration includes a Spring Family Fling souvenir.

LSU Men's Basketball vs. Georgia
Begins at 1:00 p.m.
Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC)
Cost: $17 per adult / $5 per youth (ages 3-12)

Information about how to purchase discounted tickets to the LSU Men's Basketball vs. Georgia game will be available once you complete registration for the Spring Family Fling. There will be a limited amount of tickets available for the game. Full-time LSU students will have free admission by scanning their Geaux Rewards app ticket.

LSU Softball vs. Campbell University
Begins at 1:30 p.m.
Tiger Park
Cost: $3 per ticket (one ticket is valid for the entire day of 3/7/20)

Information about how to purchase discounted tickets to the LSU Softball vs. Campbell tournament will be available once you complete registration for the Spring Family Fling. This will be general admission seating, which allows guests to sit in the outfield bleachers or the outfield berm. Guests are allowed to bring in lawn chairs or blankets if they would like to sit on the berm. Full-time LSU students will have free admission by scanning their Geaux Rewards app ticket.

LSU Baseball vs. UMass Lowell
Begins at 4:00 p.m.
Alex Box Stadium
Cost: $4 per ticket

Information about how to purchase discounted tickets to the LSU Baseball vs. UMass Lowell game will be available once you complete registration for the Spring Family Fling. Tickets are available in sections 101, 102, and 201. There will be a limited amount of tickets available for the game. Full-time LSU students will have free admission by scanning their Geaux Rewards app ticket. 

LSU Softball vs. Illinois State
Begins at 4:00 p.m.
Tiger Park
Cost: $3 per ticket (one ticket is valid for the entire day of 3/7/20)

Information about how to purchase discounted tickets to the LSU Softball vs. Illinois State tournament will be available once you complete registration for the Spring Family Fling. This will be general admission seating, which allows guests to sit in the outfield bleachers or the outfield berm. Guests are allowed to bring in lawn chairs or blankets if they would like to sit on the berm. Full-time LSU students will have free admission by scanning their Geaux Rewards app ticket.

Mocktails & Masterpieces
7:30 to 10:00 p.m.
LSU Student Union
Cost: $45 per person

All pre-registered family members should arrive to the Student Union 10-15 minutes prior to the start of the event to check-in and get settled. The painting class will begin promptly at 7:30 PM and will last approximately two hours. Guests will receive step-by-step instruction from an experienced and enthusiastic local artist as they paint an LSU-themed piece of art on canvas (note: the art will be a new design different from last year's Tiger eye).

Wear something comfortable. Aprons will be provided, but keep in mind that paint may still find its way to your clothing. Enjoy light snacks and creative mocktails while you paint. You'll leave with your own one-of-a-kind creation! 

0.5K Victory Hill Fun Run
10:00 a.m.
"Run" begins at the Greek Amphitheatre
Cost: $10 per person

Join us for a 0.5K fun "run." In the spirit of one of everyone's favorite gameday traditions, participants will experience the incredible feeling of making their way down Victory Hill. Participants will be led through some fun stretching exercises before meandering the 500-yard distance from the Greek Amphitheatre to Mike's Habitat. All finishers will receive a medal!

King Cake Tasting Party
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location TBA
Cost: $20 per person. Free for children 12 years old and younger.

Enjoy king cake samples from local bakeries, door prizes, a souvenir, and vote for your favorites. Registered adult family members can try up to 8 samples of king cake from local bakeries. Voting will end at 12:30 p.m., and winners will be announced at 1:00 p.m. 

LSU Softball vs. Illinois State
Begins at 1:00 p.m.
Tiger Park
Cost: $3 per ticket 

Information about how to purchase discounted tickets to the LSU Softball vs. Illinois State tournament will be available once you complete registration for the Spring Family Fling. This will be general admission seating, which allows guests to sit in the outfield bleachers or the outfield berm. Guests are allowed to bring in lawn chairs or blankets if they would like to sit on the berm. Full-time LSU students will have free admission by scanning their Geaux Rewards app ticket.

LSU Baseball vs. UMass Lowell
Begins at 2:00 p.m.
Alex Box Stadium
Cost: $4 per ticket

Information about how to purchase discounted tickets to the LSU Baseball vs. UMass Lowell game will be available once you complete registration for the Spring Family Fling. Tickets are available in sections 101, 102, and 201. There will be a limited amount of tickets available for the game. Students will have free admission by scanning their Geaux Rewards app ticket.