Alumni BBQ

Aerial view of Alumni Weekend showing Sunken Garden with tents and visitors walking

The biggest LMU alumni tradition is back! Join alumni in Sunken Garden for delicious BBQ, drinks and family fun. This year's event will feature:

  • Delicious BBQ from alumni-owned Spring Street Smokehouse (Chris Patterson ’96)
  • Local alumni-owned craft brews
  • Margaritas featuring alumni-owned Nosotros craft tequila (Michael Arbanas ’17 and Carlos Soto ’16)
  • Alumni-owned wine from Costa de Oro winery (Teresa Burk ’83; Parent ’20)
  • Two Lions and Smoker demo (Justin Hummer ’05 and Brad Bilger ’07)
  • Class Reunions and gathering spaces for the classes of 1979, 1984, 1989, 1999, and 2004. Reunions will begin at 1:30 p.m. with class photos at 2:30 p.m. Class photos will be taken on the steps in Sunken Garden across from Sacred Heart Chapel.
  • A sock drive to benefit Blessed Sacrament Church and Safe Place for Youth in Los Angeles, sponsored by the Magis service organization
  • Campus walking tours
  • LMU Bookstore pop-up with new Lion gear and a 15% off discount for all alumni
  • Fun for the whole family with numerous kids' activities

Sunday, September 22, 2019
11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Sunken Garden
Loyola Marymount University


$30 Early Bird – Register by Aug. 16 & get a $10 discount!
$40 Pre-Registration (Aug. 17–Sept. 15)
$15 Youth (ages 13-20)
$5 Child (ages 2-12)
FREE for Golden Lions and a guest (Class of 1969 and earlier)

Please note: no refunds will be offered after Aug. 31.
Get your tickets early! Prices increase on Sept. 16.


Please contact the Alumni Engagement office with any questions at or 310.338.3065.