Guidelines for Sunday's LSU Baseball Fan Fest
Communications Sr. Associate
BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU Baseball will play host to the 2019 First Pitch Fan Fest beginning at 12 p.m. CT on Sunday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
The event will provide fans with exclusive access to the baseball facilities and will include food, drinks, and the opportunity to meet the 2019 LSU Tigers, along with former players and coaches.
Fans will be allowed to watch the 2019 Tigers engage in an intra-squad scrimmage that starts at 1 p.m. Following the scrimmage, stadium tours will be conducted through 20 designated stations that showcase the success of the program and the operation of the best venue in college baseball.
Following are some guidelines to help fans enjoy the LSU Baseball Fan Fest:
Schedule of Events
12 p.m. Stadium gates open for Batting Practice; Silent Auction opens
1 – 2:30 p.m. LSU Baseball Intra-Squad Scrimmage
2:45 – 4 p.m. Behind-the-Scenes Stadium Tour
4 p.m. Silent Auction closes
4:15 p.m Raffle Ticket drawings
4:25 p.m. Remarks from selected LSU players
4:30 p.m. 2019 LSU Baseball Hype Video
4:35 p.m. Remarks from Coach Paul Mainieri
5 p.m. Fan Fest ends
Tickets are only $30 for adults, $15 for children ages 6-12, and children under 6 will be admitted free. Tickets may be purchased now at tigerboosterevents.com/FirstPitchFanFest, and sponsorship information is available at tigerboosterevents.com/FirstPitchFanFestSponsor.
Fans may register for the online silent auction at Bidpal.net/lsufanfest. The auction items will be set up in the Champions Club at Alex Box Stadium, but fans must register online in order to bid.
The first 1,000 fans that enter the stadium with a ticket will receive a free 2019 LSU Baseball schedule poster that has been signed by the entire team. Limit of one poster per ticketed fan. Fans may ask LSU players and coaches to sign other items and take photos; however, there is a limit of one item and one photo per fan.
LSU would like to remind fans of its Geaux Clear bag policy which is in effect at Alex Box Stadium and all LSU Athletics venues. The following bags are permitted inside LSU Athletic venues: clear 12” x 6” x 12” or smaller bags, clear 1-gallon freezer bags & clear or non-clear 4.5” x 6.5” (approximately the size of a person’s hand) wallets/wristlets/clutches. For more information regarding the clear bag policy, please visit http://www.LSUsports.net/geauxclear.
All seating for Fan Fest will be general admission and first-come, first-served. Available seating areas include all sections accessible from the main concourse behind home plate. Seating down the lines or in the outfield bleachers will be prohibited.
All parking lots adjacent to Alex Box Stadium will be free public parking and first-come, first-served for Fan Fest. Fans are encouraged to park in the Champions or Bullpen Lots on the 1rd base side or the Hall-of-Fame and Home Run Village lots on the 3rd base side. For additional information, please visit http://www.LSUsports.net/parking.
The LSU SportShop will be open throughout the day, and the Fan Fest will feature silent auctions of LSU sports memorabilia and other valuable prizes. As the new official supplier of LSU baseball equipment, Marucci will have its activation station operating on site, including inflatable hitting cages with instructors and a merchandise store featuring personalized wood bats.