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Culinary Academy

Enhance your culinary skills with Morris Inn Executive Chef Patrick Dahms and his team. Grab your apron, cutting board and knives, and get ready to dive into a full culinary experience.

Sunday, June 26th in Sorin’s at 3-4:30 p.m., Sorin’s – Outdoor Entertaining
Summer is the perfect time to entertain outdoors. Executive Sous Chef Phil Gulis will show you how to prepare dishes that are sure to please a crowd right in your very own backyard.

$35 per person including tastings and wine pairings
Register NOW – NOTE: Attendees need not bring anything to participate. 

Dinner for the Daring

Monday, June 6th
Reception at 6 p.m.; Dinner at 6:30 p.m.; Sorin’s
$95 per person 

This dinner will be unlike any other. Get your taste buds ready for a delicious feast – for the daring. Executive Chef Patrick Dahms and his culinary team are crafting a menu filled with items like geoduck, sea urchin, bone marrow and foie gras. Menu coming soon. 

Register by calling Sorin’s: (574) 631-2020.

Father’s Day on the Wind Family Fireside Terrace

Sunday, June 19th 

Join us on the Wind Family Fireside Terrace to honor the men in your life. We will have food and drink specials all day long, so bring the family for some outdoor fun!

Sorin’s Wine Academy

Proudly featuring selections from the wineries with Notre Dame connections, at each Wine Academy Dinner, guests enjoy an exceptional five-course meal perfectly paired with that month’s featured vintner as well as a presentation from the winery and our Executive Chef Patrick Dahms. Join us for an evening of culinary delight.

Reception from 6-6:30PM
Dinner begins at 6:30PM

Upcoming Sorin’s Wine Academy Dinner dates are coming soon. 
$95 per person

Prices include meal and wine pairings, but do not include tax and gratuity.
Call 574-631-2020 to make a reservation or register online now.

Morris Inn Gift Cards

Great for gift giving any time of year and can be purchased online or at the Front Desk.

DeBartolo Performing Arts Center Events

At the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, dance, music, theater and cinema aren’t charming diversions: They are unconventional inspirations. A four minute walk south will bring you to the $65 million treasure of collegiate gothic architecture conceived on a massive, 150,000-square-foot scale. The center features five venues with a wide variety of ongoing world-class performances and events. For tickets, building tours and information on upcoming performances, visit or call 574-631-2800 or contact the concierge.

University Events

The Notre Dame campus is vibrant and alive with a diverse combination of events year round. Whether your interests range from more scholarly pursuits featured in the wide range of academic, spiritual and cultural events; or more towards the pageantry and excitement which is encompassed in the action exhibited on the various athletic fields on campus, there is sure to be something which will entertain.  To see what is happening around campus during your visit, we invite you to consult the University calendar to assist with planning.

The University of Notre Dame Calendar of Events