Feb. 2, 2015; Students walk to class on South Quad. (Photo by Matt Cashore/University of Notre Dame)

Afternoon Tea

Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: Thru April 15th (Excluding holidays)
Three Seatings – 2:30, 2:45, 3:00 pm (Reservations recommended)

Featuring Rishi Tea

Little Sipper (ages 12 and under) // 10
Apple cider or hot chocolate with assorted treats
Afternoon Tea // 24
Assortment of sweet and savory treats
Reservations recommended.
Does not include tax and gratuity.
Valet parking included.

Morris Inn Winter Series

Champagne Brunch 
January 28th from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., $40 per person for 3 tasters, 1 full glass and brunch selections
Bring your friends and try three different types of bubbles, then pick your favorite to enjoy alongside a delicious brunch crafted by our culinary team. Our brunch items will be paired up with each different champagne or sparkling wine for an afternoon that is perfectly pleasing to the palette.
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Teddy Bear Tea
February 5th, Seatings at 2:30, 2:45, 3pm, Sorin’s
An afternoon fit for a little prince or princess! Enjoy Afternoon Tea in Sorin’s and bring your favorite special friend along for the treats.
$24 for adults, $10 for children
Register by calling: 574.631.2020

Whiskey vs. Scotch vs. Bourbon
February 28th, 6 p.m. in Rohr’s, $35 per person
What’s the difference? Join us for a lively debate in Rohr’s over whiskey, scotch and bourbon. Our specialists will be on hand to discuss the similiarities and differences of all three, and then you’ll get to taste test your way through the selections to enjoy alongside light appetizers from our culinary team served family style.
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Wine and Tablescapes
March 2nd, 6 p.m. in the Private Dining Rooms, $50 per person
Learn the art of fabulous fresh floral design from the experienced designers at Merry Me Events. Class includes two glasses of wine, demonstration and instruction, fresh floral for designing and a unique container for take home.
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Home & Home Dinner with Journeyman Distillery
March 8th, 6 p.m.
Join us as the culinary team from Journeyman Distillery cooks up a special meal in our home, Rohr’s. This meal will be paired with cocktails featuring Journeyman Distillery spirits. It’s one you won’t want to miss.
Registration information coming soon. 


Sunday, February 12th from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sláinte is an exclusive open house giving you the opportunity to interact with Morris Inn culinary and wedding teams as they bring you the best in wedding trends and unique cuisine.

This celebration allows brides and grooms the chance to have their menu tasting, sample specialty cocktails; meet with your event, design, decor and Basilica specialists and visit with your entertainment vendors.

Special rate: $99 for overnight rooms – just ask for the Sláinte rate.

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Participating vendors include:

Aay’s Rentals                                                  St. Michael’s Laundry
Burns Rent-Alls                                              Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore
Merry Me Events                                            Warren Golf Course 
Bluebird Paper Company
27 Entertainment                                            David Younger, Bagpiper
ProShow                                                         Westley Leon Studios
Poppies by Polly                                             Dream Coach Carriages 
Katie Whitcomb Photography
Macri’s Bakery
OMG Photography
Music Machine

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

Sunday, January 29th: Paul Hobbs Winery; $129 per person
Monday, February 27th: Campesino Cellars; $99 per person
Monday, March 20th: Vineyard 511; $129 per person
Sunday, April 23rd: Brutocao Family Vineyards; $99 per person
Sunday, May 7th: Sessi Wine Company; $99 per person
Monday, September 11th: Trinitas Cellars; $99 per person
Wednesday, October 18th: E. & J. Gallo Winery; $99 per person
Monday, November 6th: Cast Wines; $99 per person
Monday, December 4th: St. Supery Estate; $99 per person

Prices include meal and wine pairings, but do not include tax and gratuity.
Call 574-631-2020 to make a reservation or click here to view packages.

Culinary Academy

Enhance your culinary skills. Take a trip around the world and discover different cuisines with Morris Inn’s culinary team. 

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Sunday, February 5th from 1-2:30 p.m.;: Joyce/Carmichael Rooms: France
Sunday, February 19th from 1-2:30 p.m.;: Smith Ballroom Salon A: Italy
Sunday, March 5th from 1-2:30 p.m.;: McKenna Auditorium: Chile
Sunday, March 12th from 1-2:30 p.m.;: Smith Ballroom Salon A: Germany

$35 per person including tastings and wine pairings

NOTE: Attendees need not bring anything to participate.

Morris Inn Gift Cards

Great for gift giving any time of year and can be purchased online or at the Front Desk. Morris Inn gift cards can be used at Sorin’s, Rohr’s and for lodging.

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 http://performingarts.nd.edu 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