Oct 7, 2010 4:43 PM by LSU Veterinary Medicine
BATON ROUGE—How would you like to get up close and personal with Mike VI, LSU’s live tiger mascot? You can do that and more by securing a winning bid for a special “Evening with Mike VI."
You can capture two "Golden Tickets" for a special evening with Mike VI! If your bid is one of the top 75 bids received online between 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2010 and 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 18, 2010, you and a guest can attend this “by invitation only” event.
The 75 winners will each receive a pair of tickets for this unique event, which includes a special dinner with Dean Peter Haynes in the Stadium box venue; a behind-the-scenes guided tour of Mike VI’s habitat and private enclosure; an exciting presentation by Dr. David Baker, Mike VI's personal veterinarian; and a signed, first-edition copy of Dr. Baker's book, Mike the Tiger, The Roar of LSU.
The event will be offered on two Saturday evenings during January and February in 2011, in an attempt to accommodate winners' schedules. However, no guarantees are made for assignment to a particular date.
The Online Auction will take place from exactly 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2010, until exactly 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 18, 2010. To make your bid, go to www.vetmed.lsu.edu.