Afternoon Tea in Sorin's

Afternoon Tea

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through March 26th, 2:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Excluding holidays

Let our complimentary valet parking service walk in the weather for you while you create memories at Afternoon Tea at Sorin’s. Join us for a variety of sweet and savory finger foods perfect for a mid-day treat.

Little Sipper // 10
Apple cider or hot chocolate with assorted treats

Afternoon Tea // 24
Assortment of sweet and savory treats featuring Rishi Tea

Reservations recommended. Please call Sorin’s at 574-631-2020.

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, February 21st at 1-2:30 p.m., Private Dining Rooms – Cooking with Love
Bring your husband, wife, or best friend and join us for an afternoon of cooking with love. These dishes will be sure to set hearts on fire.

Sunday, March 13th at 1-2:30 p.m., Smith Ballroom, Salon C – Low-stress Entertaining
Entertaining isn’t always easy, but you will be the star of the party with these no-stress dishes, perfect for any level of confidence in the kitchen. 

Sunday, April 17th at 3-4:30 p.m., Sorin’s – Make Your Own Sushi
Sushi doesn’t have to be intimidating. The Morris Inn culinary team will show you easy ways to make the dish at home — and skip the take out! 

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

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

Monday, March 14th: Clos du Val
$95 per person
Sunday, April 24th: Chateau Belle-Vue
$95 per person


  • Buy two wine dinners for two people, get a $50 gift certificate towards Sorin’s
  • Buy three wine dinners for two people, get a $50 gift certificate towards Sorin’s and one overnight stay
  • Buy four wine dinners for two people, get a $50 gift certificate towards Sorin’s and two overnight stays
                       ~Gift card and room credit not valid on University Special Events weekends.

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.

Bites and Brews with Bell’s Brewery

Wednesday, February 17th
Public event: 6-8 p.m.
$28 including five beer tastings, five bites and one full beer
Register now for the public event 

Student event: 9-10:30 p.m.
$15 including four beer tastings, four bites and one full beer
Register now for the student event

Stop by Rohr’s for a few beer samplings from Bell’s Brewery paired with delicious bites from the Morris Inn culinary team. 

Bites and Brews menu

Morris Inn Gift Cards

Great for gift giving any time of year and can be purchased online or at the Front Desk. During the month of February and March, buy a gift card worth $30 or more and receive two tickets to a performance at DeBartolo Performing Arts Center for one of the following performances:

  • Saturday, February 27th at 7 p.m.: Axiom Brass
  • Saturday, April 30th at 7:30 p.m.: Diavolo/Architecture in Motion

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