LSU celebrates homecoming with several events around campus

LSU celebrates homecoming with several events around campus

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A week after Southern had its homecoming, LSU is now celebrating its homecoming as well.

The festivities on campus kicked off Monday night with Splatterbeat on the LSU Parade Ground.

One of the big attractions of homecoming week is the CANapalooza Canned Food Drive.

Throughout the week, a Tiger Stadium replica will be constructed out of cans at night on the parade grounds. All the cans will be donated to the food bank.

Of course the week wraps up with the game against Western Kentucky on Saturday at 6 p.m. It will be broadcast on ESPNU.

List of Events:

CANapalooza Blitz Build, Parade Ground
Tuesday, Oct. 20 – 4-7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 21 – Friday, Oct. 23 – 2-7 p.m.

Homecoming Pep Rally and Block Party, Parade Ground
Thursday, Oct. 22 – 7 p.m.

Homecoming Concert, Parade Ground
Friday, Oct. 23 at 8 p.m.

LSU Homecoming Parade
Saturday, Oct. 24 – 11 a.m.

Battle of the Bands, Parade Ground
Saturday, Oct. 24 – Noon-3 p.m.

Homecoming Tailgate, Parade Ground
Saturday, Oct. 24 – Noon-4 p.m.
LSU Football vs. Western Kentucky, Tiger Stadium
Saturday, Oct. 24 – 6 p.m.
Halloween BOOzar, Maravich Center Plaza
Sunday, Oct. 25 – 11:30 a.m.
Trick or Treat on the Row
Sunday, Oct. 26 – 3-5 p.m.

Black Student Union Gala, Union Royal Cotillion Ballroom
Sunday, Oct. 26 – 7-11 p.m.

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