Family Weekend

Save the Date: September 23-25, 2022

Join us for Family Weekend on Friday, September 23 through Sunday, September 25, 2022! All family members of LSU students are invited to campus for a weekend of activities, programs, and the chance to see the LSU Tigers take on the University of New Mexico Lobos under the lights of Tiger Stadium. Family Weekend allows parents and families to:

  • Spend valuable time with your Tiger
  • Explore campus, your Tiger's "home away from home"
  • Experience LSU traditions

Get a head start on your Family Weekend planning by saving the date and securing your accommodations in advance. Additional lodging options and discounted rates will be added to our website soon.

Registration

Registration is required to participate in Family Weekend activities.

Priority Registration for Family Association members
Priority Registration will open on Thursday, August 18 at 9:00 AM CDT. All Family Association members will receive an email invitation on August 18 to register for Family Weekend.

*If you would like to join the Family Association, please visit lsu.edu/join to learn more. The deadline to join the Family Association to be eligible for priority registration for Family Weekend was August 12.

General Registration 
Registration will open to all LSU families on Thursday, August 25 at 9:00 AM CDT.

Registration Deadline
Registration for all families will close on Thursday, September 8 at 11:59 PM CDT, or when maximum capacity is reached, whichever comes first.

Package & Ticket Details

Live Gold Package
Cost: $90 per person
Individual family members will have access to Family Weekend events and all-you-care-to-eat buffets for the entire weekend, including the Welcome Dinner, Dessert Social, and Tailgate, plus the Jazz Brunch. Includes Family Weekend souvenirs. The two time slots for the Jazz Brunch on Sunday, September 25 are 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 

Love Purple Package
Cost: $65 per person
Individual family members will have access to Family Weekend events and associated all-you-care-to-eat buffets at the Welcome Dinner and Dessert Social on Friday, September 23, and the Tailgate on Saturday, September 24. Includes Family Weekend souvenirs.

Fighting Tigers Package
Cost: $65 per person
Individual family members will have access to Family Weekend events and associated all-you-care-to-eat buffets at the Tailgate on Saturday, September 24, and the Jazz Brunch on Sunday, September 25. Includes Family Weekend souvenirs.

Tailgate Only Ticket
Cost: $40 per person
This ticket option is available for individual family members who will only attend the Family Weekend Tailgate on Saturday, September 24. Includes the all-you-care-to-eat buffet at the Tailgate and Family Weekend souvenirs.

Please note:

  • Please register and pay for all family members attending Family Weekend events, including your LSU student.
  • There is no charge for children ages 5 and under to attend Family Weekend, but they must be listed on your registration form, so they will have a pass and lanyard to access the events.
  • Only registered family members will be allowed access to Family Weekend-sponsored events.
  • Your Family Weekend registration fee does not include football tickets, as those must be purchased separately after you complete your Family Weekend registration. For more information about ticket prices and policies, please visit our Football Tickets page.
  • All payments for LSU Family Weekend are made using a credit card on the registration form. There will be a 2.5% processing fee on all transactions.

Schedule of Events

More details about the Family Weekend 2022 schedule will be posted as they become available. 

View the LSU Family Weekend Schedule of Events