Celebrate the season at LSU Holiday Spectacular Tuesday, November 29, with festivities beginning at 5 p.m. in the LSU Student Union.
We are still planning for 2016, but last year’s events included:
LSU Press’s Season’s Readings Book Sale
4:30-6:30 p.m. | The Club at Union Square, Highland Road at Raphael Semmes Road
5 p.m. | LSU Student Union Theater
Featuring performances from LSU students, faculty & community organizations.
LSU Christmas Tree Lighting
6 p.m. | Free Speech Circle
LSU Staff Senate’s Holiday on Campus
6-8 p.m. | LSU Student Union North Lobby
A holiday carnival for LSU students and the children of LSU students, faculty and staff.
6 p.m. | LSU African American Cultural Center
Celebrate the origin and traditions of Kwanzaa.
Benjamin Britten’s “Ceremony of Carols” Concert
featuring LSU Women’s Chorale with the St. James Treble Choir
7:30 p.m. | St. Alban’s Chapel, Highland Road at Dalrymple Drive
LSU President’s Late Night Breakfast
10 p.m. – 12 a.m. | The 5 and 459 Commons dining halls
A pre-finals tradition ensuring LSU students are properly fueled for final exams.
About Holiday Spectacular
LSU has been celebrating the holiday season since 1995. Formerly known as Candlelight Celebration, this event is now a collaborative initiative to promote all there is to do and see at LSU during the holiday season.
LSU Press’s Seasons Reading, Holiday Performances, LSU Christmas Tree Lighting, and the “Ceremony of Carols” Concert are free and open to LSU students, faculty, staff, and the Baton Rouge community. Tickets are not required.
Holiday on Campus is open to LSU students and the children of LSU students, faculty, and staff. Tickets are not required, but everyone should bring a Tiger Card LSU ID to obtain food items. Everyone is encouraged to bring new, unwrapped toys for the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots or unperishable food items for the LSU Food Pantry.
The President’s Late Night Breakfast is free and open to LSU students. Students should bring a Tiger Card LSU ID.
2015 Holiday Events around Campus
A Rural Life Christmas (LSU Rural Life Museum)
Holiday Dinner & Dance (LSU Faculty Club, Inc.)
White Elephant Benefit (LSU Faculty Club, Inc.)
Lod Cook Hotel at LSU Holiday Rates