Parking Information & Map

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Suggested parking locations are shaded in light purple on the LSU Family Weekend Map. Family Weekend guests may park for free in the metered visitor parking lots. Parents and families may also park without a permit in the various parking zones on campus. Parking restrictions and meter fees are not in effect on Saturdays or Sundays. 

General Parking Information by Event

Picnic on the Parade Ground - Saturday, March 6
Event Location: Parade Ground

Picnic on the Parade Ground will be held on Saturday, March 6 with assigned time slots from 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM. Guests may park for free without a permit in the various parking zones around the LSU Parade Ground. The check-in tables are located on the Parade Ground in front of the flagpole. The flagpole is located directly across from the Memorial Tower.

Mocktails & Masterpieces - Saturday, March 6
Event Location: Parade Ground

Mocktails & Masterpieces will be held on Saturday, March 6 from 3:30 - 5:30 PM. Guests may park for free without a permit in the various parking zones around the LSU Parade Ground. The check-in tables are located on the Parade Ground in front of the flagpole. The flagpole is located directly across from the Memorial Tower.

Drive-In Movie: Pitch Perfect - Saturday, March 6
Event Location: LSU UREC Field Complex - Google Map

The Drive-In Movie will be held on Saturday, March 6 at the UREC Field Complex located at the corner of Gourrier and River Road. Gates open at 7:30 p.m. and the movie starts at 8:30 p.m. Guests will park for free at the UREC Field Complex.

Jazz Brunch - Sunday, March 7
Event Location: The Club at Union Square 

The Jazz Brunch will be held on Sunday, March 7 at three seatings: 9:00 AM, 11:30 AM, and 2:00 PM. Guests may park for free in the metered visitor parking lots located near The Club at Union Square, including the Faculty Club Lot and the Union Square Parking Garage.

The Louisiana Marathon will take place on Sunday, March 7, and a portion of the race route will travel through campus. View the race route here. Campus will be difficult to navigate as early as 6:00 AM until 9:30 AM. For guests attending the Jazz Brunch at 9:00 AM, please plan to enter campus via the intersection of East Parker Blvd / South Stadium / South Lakeshore. Traffic may be delayed, so please plan accordingly. 

Google map of directions to The Club at Union Square

Directions to access campus (This applies for the 9:00 AM Jazz Brunch guests only. Other brunch seatings will not be affected by the race route):

  • Come from East Parker Blvd to intersection of East Parker/South Stadium/South Lakeshore
  • Continue straight from East Parker to West Lakeshore Dr
  • Turn left on South Campus Dr from West Lakeshore Dr
  • Turn right onto East Campus Dr
  • Turn left on Veterans Dr and The Club at Union Square will be on your right


King Cake Tasting  - Sunday, March 7
Event Location: Pleasant Hall

The King Cake Tasting drive-by event will be held on Sunday, March 7 at Pleasant Hall, located on Dalrymple Drive next to the Welcome Center. Guests can drive-by at any time between 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM to pick up their king cake samples. No parking is necessary for this drive-by event.