Baton Rouge, Louisiana – The LSU Ag Center Office of Youth Development is excited to announce the return of the highly anticipated 2023 Bash on the Bayou, proudly presented by Sunshine Quality Solutions. This Louisiana 4-H and FFA tailgate event is set to take place on October 21st in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in celebration of the LSU vs. ARMY football game.
The Bash on the Bayou is a cherished tradition that brings together members from both units of AgCenter Youth Development – Louisiana 4-H and Louisiana FFA. It offers an exciting opportunity for youth, families, and supporters to come together for a day of fun and camaraderie.
Dr. Toby Lepley, Associate Vice-President and Youth Program Leader of the LSU AgCenter, expressed his enthusiasm for the event, stating, "The 2023 Bash on the Bayou is an extraordinary occasion for our Louisiana 4-H and FFA members to connect, celebrate, and enjoy a memorable day together. We are deeply grateful to Sunshine Quality Solutions for their generous support in making this event possible."
This year's event is made possible through the generous sponsorship of Sunshine Quality Solutions, a leading provider of agricultural equipment, technology, and solutions. Sunshine Quality Solutions has been a staunch supporter of youth agricultural programs and livestock shows throughout the state of Louisiana. Rob Richter, CEO of Sunshine Quality Solutions, shared his thoughts on the partnership, saying, "Sunshine Quality Solutions is proud to sponsor the 2023 Bash on the Bayou. This event provides us with a valuable opportunity to connect with the incredible students we have supported through various agricultural initiatives. We look forward to a day of celebrating their achievements and fostering the future of agriculture in Louisiana."
Participants in the Bash on the Bayou can expect a day filled with entertainment and activities. Guests will receive a limited edition Tailgate T-shirt and enjoy a delicious hamburger lunch. The event will feature yard games, a silent auction, a John Deere Gator raffle, and live football action on large screens, ensuring there's something for everyone to enjoy.
The doors will open at 10:00 AM, with lunch being served at noon. Registration for the event is free but required to ensure an enjoyable experience for all attendees. 4-H and FFA chapters, as well as families, are encouraged to register by visiting https://tinyurl.com/bdkysadu.
Additionally, guests have the opportunity to purchase tickets to watch the LSU Tigers play alongside fellow attendees. All 4-H members, FFA members, family, and friends are invited to sit together at Tiger Stadium using the exclusive link provided: https://fevogm.com/event/Louisiana4H.
Join us at the 2023 Bash on the Bayou for a day of food, fun, and fellowship, as we celebrate the vibrant youth of Louisiana and their dedication to agriculture.
About Louisiana FFA:
The Louisiana FFA is a dynamic youth organization that prepares students for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education. FFA provides opportunities for students to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education. For more information, please visit www.laffa.org.
About Louisiana 4-H:
Louisiana 4-H is the largest youth development program in Louisiana with clubs and groups in all sixty-four parishes. From food, fitness, and fashion to computers, cows, and camping, there's a 4-H activity for everyone.
Find your local 4-H program and start making friends and learning new skills.
About Sunshine Quality Solutions:
Sunshine Quality Solutions is a leading provider of agricultural equipment, technology, and solutions. Committed to serving the agricultural community, Sunshine Quality Solutions offers a wide range of products and services designed to enhance agricultural productivity and sustainability. For more information, please visit www.sunequip.com.