Annual Fan Day on Aug. 16
Assoc. Athletic Director/Communications
BATON ROUGE -- LSU's annual football fan day will be held on Sunday, Aug. 16, at the LSU Basketball Practice Facility and the Carl Maddox Field House on the LSU campus.
LSU Fan Day activities will start at 3:30 p.m. CT and will run until 6:30. The LSU football team and coaching staff will sign autographs and meet with fans from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Doors to both facilities will open at 3:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
This year’s setup will have LSU coach Les Miles, the offense and the offensive coaching staff in the Maddox Field House, while the defense, defensive staff and special teams will be located in the Basketball Practice Facility, which is located on the north side of the Maravich Center.
Fans will be able to meet Mike the Tiger, the LSU Cheerleaders, and the LSU women’s soccer and volleyball teams that day. The LSU women’s soccer and volleyball teams will sign autographs from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Maddox Field House. The LSU cheerleaders and Mike the Tiger will be on hand at the Maddox Field House from 4 to 6 p.m.
The LSU SportShop will also be open that day and will have a stores open at the Maddox Field House on in the northeast section of Bernie Moore Track Stadium. The LSU SportShop will be open from 10 a.m. through 6:30 p.m. CT. Items available for purchase at the sale tents include football helmets, football and baseball jerseys, training apparel and much more.
The first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive an LSU Fan Day gift bag featuring the popular football placard poster and sample products from various LSU corporate partners. 2015 LSU Football posters will be available for fans in each facility.
The Mike’s Kids Club Fan Zone will be located inside the Maddox Field House where young tiger fans can register to become a member of this unique club. Mike’s Kids Club members can purchase a one-time membership fee of $15. New members to the club will receive an official Mike’s Kids Club t-shirt, Mike’s Kids Club pennant, autographed photo of Mike the Tiger and invitations to exclusive events.
All current members can also pick up their “special offer” packets for only $8. For more information about Mike’s Kids Club visit www.lsusports.net/mikeskidsclub.
LSU will also be taking registration for “Dads and Daughters”, a club for girls 13 and under and their father. “Dads and Daughters” registration will be located in the Maddox Field House near the Mike’s Kid Club Fan Zone. Membership for “Dads and Daughters” is $30 and comes with a hat, t-shirt, and invitations to exclusive LSU women’s athletic events during the year. Additional memberships can be purchased for $15.
Fans are reminded that no coolers or chairs will be allowed into either facility and that they are limited to one autograph item per person.
2015 LSU Fan Day – Schedule of Events (Sunday, Aug. 16)
3:30 p.m. - Doors to Fan Day Open at Basketball Practice Facility and Maddox Field House; Mike’s Kids Club Fan Zone opens at Maddox Field House
4-5 p.m. - LSU soccer signs autographs at Maddox Field House
4-5 p.m. - LSU volleyball signs autographs at Maddox Field House
4-6 p.m. - LSU cheerleaders and Mike the Tiger sign autographs
5-6:30 p.m. - Football head coach Les Miles and offense sign autographs at Maddox Field House
5-6:30 p.m. - Defense and special teams sign autographs at Basketball Practice Facility
6:30 p.m. - Fan Day activities conclude