POSTED: Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 1:00pm
UPDATED: Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 1:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA — The Twelfth Annual Taste of Tiger Tailgating will take place Saturday, August 24 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Baton Rouge River Center.
Taste of Tiger Tailgating is well known as the biggest tailgating party of the year. This event brings food, drinks, music, and all types of LSU merchandise together for Tiger fans of all ages to enjoy.Taste of Tiger Tailgating will bring in over 3,000 LSU fans to the Baton Rouge River Center for food, drinks, and more.
This year, patrons have the option to purchase a special ticket to the VIP Dining Experience presented by Pinnacle Vodka and dine in the Pelican Room with upscale food and drinks. Ticket prices for general admission are $25
each and a VIP ticket is $35.
Taste of Tiger Tailgating first started in 2001 at the LSU Pete Maravich Assembly Center with only 25 sponsorship booths the first year. By 2008, there were over 3,000 people in attendance. The event, currently, averages about 125 sponsorship booths every year, with vendors ranging from car dealerships to non-profit organizations
and military branches.