LSU Austin Party Barge

Update! Time change; now we're geauxing from 3:00pm - 7:30 pm! Tickets now on sale!

RSVP now! If you've only seen Lake Travis from driving by it or from the Oasis, here's the perfect time to check it out in person and see what all the fuss is about!

We'll be taking the double-decker boat, "Big Bird", out from Riveria Marina. (Parking is across the street; if you're lucky, you'll catch the golf cart shuttle, but otherwise, plan to walk it.) Shove off is 3:30pm, so be there no later than 3:15pm to allow time to get to the boat and to get loaded up.  (The boat leaves at 3:30pm SHARP, so be on time! Allow time to drive out there as it is a slow winding road, and for the walk from the parking lot.)

Event is BYOB; we'll be grilling up some burgers & dogs and bringing snacks! We'll take the boat out and park it on the island; then everybody can float in the water! Check out last year's party barge video here!

Here's how it works:

  • Buy your ticket now (see link below); we have limited space!
  • Bring your swimsuit, optional floatie, beer/small cooler, sunscreen & towels (the boat supplies noodles for floating)
  • We'll provide the boat, the captain & the snacks & food!
  • 18 & older, please!
  • Be responsible; have a designated driver!

Here's what comes on the boat:

  • Adult life jackets for all guests
  • Noodles
  • Chairs
  • Bathroom
  • Tube slide running from the second floor to the water!

All proceeds benefit the LSU Austin Scholarship Fund! Tickets are $45; $40 for members; buy your tickets below.

Party Barge Ticket



Crawfish Boil & Scholarship Fundraiser

Come out and support our scholarship fund at our annual Crawfish Boil hosted by, and at,  Shoal Creek Saloon! And thanks to the generosity of Shoal Creek Saloon, once again this year ... 100% of the ticket price goes to our scholarship funds!

Tickets are $50 each, and include all-you-can-eat crawfish, corn & potatoes, jambalaya, and 2 beer tickets for Abita Amber! We'll also have a raffle & cash bar.

Limited seating, so buy your tickets now, and support LSU Austin in sending local Austin-area high school students to LSU!

Buy your tickets here! 

Austin SEC Golf Tournament

Entry Fee: $95/player
Registration Deadline: April 20
Format: Four-person scramble. Par is your friend!

2pm Shotgun start
Registration opens at 12:30pm

IMPORTANT: You must register through the Tickets Availble link.

Come out for an afternoon of golf and competition with your fellow SEC alumni and friends. This year’s tournament is at River Place Country Club. It's a very scenic Tom Kite and Roy Bechtol designed course conveniently located in Austin.

Your entry fee covers golf and lunch. You’ll also get a Dominion Golf Group Member For A Day card. This card gives you and up to 3 friends access to one of the following Dominion Golf courses for a special guest rate: River Place, Onion Creek, Twin Creeks, Lantana, or Bridlewood.

Beer Shield Gear is again sponsoring a $10k hole-in-one contest.
BlackFinn Ameripub
Brown Distributing
Chocolaterie Tessa
Hopdoddy Burger Bar
Twisted Root Burger Co.

The golf tournament proceeds fund our annual Tailgate expenses.

Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are available.

Questions? Contact John Walley (

Mardi Gras Celebration & Gumbeaux Dinner 2017

Celebrate Mardi Gras at our annual Gumbeaux Dinner! Join your fellow Austin Tigers for an evening of food & fun as we raise funds for our Scholarships to send Austin-area students to LSU!

Gumbeaux will be prepared and served by Stuffed Cajun Meat Market!

All alumni, friends, fans & family of LSU are welcome to attend! Tickets are $20 and all are welcome to attend! (Tickets for LSU Austin members are $15; membership is open to all who bleed purple & gold -- join today!)

Tickets are on sale now!

Mardi Gras & Gumbeaux 2017

LSU vs. Florida Gators


Join us this Saturday for
LSU vs. Florida, Noon CST
at Shoal Creek Saloon!

LSU vs. Florida - the re-scheduled match is happening at noon on Saturday! (Will only be shown on the SEC network due to the re-scheduled game.)

New menu item at Shoal Creek: Crawfish Boudin Balls! 3 Boudin Balls, battered & fried, served with a Cajun aioli sauce for $8.99

Note: The UT game starts at 2:30 pm. The sound and the majority of the TVs in the front bar area will change to the UT game at 2:30 pm, so head to the Ski Lift Room or the Patio for TVs with sound!

Reminder: Shoal Creek will be closed on Thanksgiving. Enjoy watching the LSU vs. Texas A&M game with your family. Happy Thanksgiving, Tigers!
By the way - Looking for A&M Tickets? 

One of our alums has 4 tickets to the LSU vs Texas A & M game on Thanksgiving for sale. Tickets were issued through the LSU Athletic department so should be in the LSU section. If interested, contact Nancy at to work out details; she's asking $400 for all 4 tickets.

All Day Specials at our Official Game Viewing Location!
$6.00 Bayou Teas
$6.50 Swamp Coolers
$15.00 Miller Lite Buckets (5 Miller Lite Bottles)
$3.25 Miller Lite Cans
$4.00 Mimosas
$5.50 Bloody Marys
$4 Abita Purple Haze Pints
$4 Abita Amber PintsRoast Beef Po'Boy $9.99
BBQ Sandwich $7.99
BBQ Po'Boy $8.99
add Fries, Chips, Fried Okra or Hushpuppies for 99 cents
add Coleslaw, Pinto Beans, Green Beans or Mash Potatoes for $1.59



Join us this Saturday for LSU vs. Alabama, 7:00pm CST with 3 locations to Geaux watch the game!
This is the Big One! Come join your fellow Tigers to see which Tigers show up - if the players stay fired up under Coach O, we'll have a ball game on our hands! Lots of food & drink specials at each location; y'all come!
Shoal Creek

All Day Specials at our Official Game Viewing Location!
$6.00 Bayou Teas
$6.50 Swamp Coolers
$15.00 Miller Lite Buckets (5 Miller Lite Bottles)
$3.25 Miller Lite Cans
$4.00 Mimosas
$5.50 Bloody Marys
$4 Abita Purple Haze Pints
$4 Abita Amber Pints

Roast Beef Po'Boy $9.99
BBQ Sandwich $7.99
BBQ Po'Boy $8.99
add Fries, Chips, Fried Okra or Hushpuppies for 99 cents
add Coleslaw, Pinto Beans, Green Beans or Mash Potatoes for $1.59

NORTH - The private room at Blackfinn is reserved for the game!

$3 Coors Light and Miller Lite pints
$4 Blue Moon and Leinenkugel pints
$18 Coors Light and Miller Lite 100 oz. beer towers
$24 Blue Moon and Leinenkugel 100 oz. beer towers
$5 cocktails made with Pinnacle Vodka

We'll have beer and appetizer specials all night. Come out and join us for a great time!

$1 off apps
50 cents off boudin balls and beer

We are also running a 15% special on our Deli Case items for those that will be watching the game at home or at a friends. That's everything in the deli case except for Andouille and Smoked Sausage. We'll have it loaded down!


LSU vs Ole Miss – featuring Golden Band & Flood Relief Fundraiser!

lsu-vs-ole-missThis week's game is going to be FUN! We'll be playing against long-time rivals, the Ole Miss Rebels.


Shoal Creek will be selling tickets and raffling off prizes (Abita koozies, t-shirts, signs, pint glasses, gift cards from Shoal Creek & Fresa's, ad more); ALL donations will go to the Baton Rouge Area Foundation to help support the flood relief still underway in Baton Rouge.


In addition - we'll have a special guest appearance from the "Golden Band from Tigerland", featuring local LSU Austin Alumni! Rumor has it they'll be playing a couple of songs that we all might be familiar with ...


So join us for this week's game at Shoal Creek Saloon! Kick-off is at 8:00pm; plenty of seating & game-day specials!


Back-to-back games for Tigers versus Tigers!

What a week this has been! Come join your fellow Austinites to find out how the new coach is doing, and see how the offense has changed!

Kick-off is at 6:30pm!

LSU vs. Auburn

Copy of LSU Game WatchJoin your fellow Tigers this Saturday at Shoal Creek Saloon! Kick-off will be at 5:00pm against Auburn
Last week's game started with a good showing by the offense, and then Mississippi State woke up, and the Heart-Attack-Tigers almost let the game get away. Let's see what the Tigers will be cooking up for us this week?! (Rolaids, anyone?)
Shoal Creek has expanded their seating areas and added more TVs. There will be food & drink specials!