Parent Events

Welcome Reception Presented by Louisiana’s Cajun Bayou Tourism

Thursday, June 21, 2018
1 to 4 p.m.

Cotillion Ballroom, Bollinger Memorial Student Union

During camper check-in, parents and families are invited to attend the Manning Passing Academy Welcome Reception presented by Louisiana’s Cajun Bayou Tourism. The event will feature free food samples from area restaurants; arts and crafts from local vendors; live Cajun music; and information on tourist attractions and accommodations. Escape the summer heat and experience south Louisiana culture at our Welcome Reception.

Parents Seminar: Navigating Through College Athletics Recruitment Presented by Meyer Financial Group

Friday, June 22, 2018
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Bollinger Memorial Student Union

Parents of Manning Passing Academy campers are invited to a seminar on the college recruitment process featuring experts in college athletics, admissions, financial aid and athletic training. The seminar’s speakers will cover topics such as recruitment restrictions, financial aid tips, sports medicine, college preparation and campus life. A free lunch will be provided, and campus tours will be available. To RSVP, email monique.crochet@nicholls.edu or call 985-448-4110.

Boogie on the Bayou & BBQ Tasting

Friday, June 22, 2018
6 p.m.

Downtown Thibodaux, Near the Courthouse

Thibodaux Main Street will host an evening of music, food, drinks and entertainment.

Saturday Night Lights Presented by Papa John’s

Saturday, June 23, 2018
6:30 p.m.

Guidry Stadium

Saturday Night Lights Presented by Papa John’s, featuring the Air-It-Out and Quarterback Challenge, give campers and fans a front-row seat to some of the country’s top college quarterbacks as they compete in a football passing competition. Tickets are $5 for parents of campers and $12 online/$15 at the gate for the general public. Proceeds benefit the Nicholls Athletics Department. Parent tickets can be purchased during the Welcome Reception. General admission tickets can be pre-purchased online at nichollstickets.com.