THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
Share your talent at Open Mic Night, hosted by the Student Activities Board in the LSU Student Union Live Oak Lounge from 8 to 10 p.m.
The LSU Horticulture Club hosts a house plant sale on the corner of Highland Road and South Stadium Dr. The sale is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday. Stay updated on the Horticulture Club’s events here.
- See Baton Rouge-based folk five-piece Minos the Saint at Perkins Rowe’s Rock N Rowe fall concert series, which takes place every Thursday until Oct. 18 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Local acts Dubya, Riverside Blues and _thesmoothcat & The 9th Life play the Varsity Theatre. Doors open at 8 p.m. and show starts at 9 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance and $10 at the door. Buy tickets here.
Tsunami Sushi Baton Rouge and TreadBR host a free rooftop cardio class at 6 p.m. followed by happy hour specials.
Support LSU Soccer vs. Stetson at the LSU Soccer Complex on Skip Bertman Drive. The game starts at 7 p.m. and is free for students.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7
- Tin Roof Brewing Company and Gnarly Barley release their new collaboration brew “Liger” in honor of the LSU vs. SLU matchup this weekend. Live music will be provided and food will be done by Rock Paper Taco and Barbosa’s Barbeque. 4 to 10 p.m.
Come out for Feminist in Action’s free drag show, DRAG Me Out of this Political Climate, in the LSU Student Union Royal Cotillion Ballroom. Doors open at 8 p.m. and show starts at 9 p.m.
Theatre Baton Rouge starts its run of “Fun Home.” Tickets are $20 for students (purchase them here). Showtimes are at 7:30 p.m. or 2 p.m. for matinees. Read more about Theatre Baton Rouge and the production here.
The 501st, Shipwrecked and Heavy Mantle perform at Mid City Ballroom. 8 to 11 p.m. Tickets are $8 in advance online or $10 at the door. Buy tickets here.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
The first home game of the season is finally here. The LSU Tigers take on the Southeastern Lions at 6 p.m. in Death Valley.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9
Learn the basics of macrame at a guided workshop hosted by Baton Rouge Succulent Co. and Heart over Harvest, and pot your own succulent plant after. 2 to 6 p.m. Purchase tickets to Macrame and Mimosas here.
Captain Green, Amoramora and Quarx take the stage at the Varsity Theatre. Doors open at 6 p.m. and show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance and $10 at the door. RSVP to the event on Facebook.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
LSU Softball offers small group clinics every Monday this fall at Tiger Park. 5 to 7 p.m. Find more information on the event’s Facebook page here.
Trivia at Rotolo’s Craft and Crust starts at 9 p.m.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11
The LSU Olinde Career Center puts on its annual Fall Career Expo Tuesday and Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the PMAC. Day one is STEM focused and day two is business and liberal arts focused. Students can find more information here.
- The LSU Graduation Fair is Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the LSU Bookstore.
Free beginner Yoga on the Lakes at BREC’s Milford Wampold Memorial Park at 7 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
Sample new seasonal brews at The Radio Bar’s free Fall Beer Tasting. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Learn about science with a beer in hand at Astronomy on Tap. Put on at the Varsity Theatre, speakers featured include University professor Rob Hynes and University graduate student Erin Good. 7 to 9 p.m.
NAPPY Hairstories begins its five-night run at HopKins Black Box Theatre in 137 Coates Hall. Shows start at 7:30 p.m. and the Sunday matinee is at 2:30 p.m. Find out more information about the production here, and fill out this form to reserve seats for a show.
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