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Bountiful Thanksgiving Feast – SOLD OUT

Thursday, November 23, 11am-3pm in the Smith Ballroom

Join us for our traditional holiday buffet. We will be serving a bountiful array of soups, salads, entrees, side dishes and desserts. Sparkling white wine is included.

Adults // 39.95
Children 5-12 years // 10.95
4 and under // Free

This event is SOLD OUT.  To add your name to the waiting list, call (800) 280-7256.

Afternoon Tea

Saturday, November 25th to Sunday, March 25th
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Three Seatings: 2:30pm, 2:45pm, 3pm (Excluding holidays)

Little Sipper // (ages 12 and under) // 12
Apple cider or hot chocolate with assorted treats
Afternoon Tea // 28
Assortment of sweet and savory treats

Reservations recommended by calling (574) 631-2020. Featuring Rishi Tea

Holiday Carolers

Join us in the Morris Inn Lobby on select days in November and December for sounds of the season.

Thursday, November 30th, 4-5:30 p.m.: South Bend Youth Symphony
Sunday, December 3rd, 5:30-6 p.m.: Children’s Music Workshop

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 9th and 16th, 9-11am

Meet Santa and his elves in the festive Morris Inn. You’ll enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet and entertainment for the whole family. Each child will meet Santa and receive a present. Don’t forget your camera!

Adults // 24.95
Children 3-12 years // 10.95
2 and under // Free

Price does not include tax and administrative fee. Valet parking is included.

Register now:
December 9th – SOLD OUT
December 16th

Small Office Christmas Party

Wednesday, December 13th, 6-9pm in Sorin’s
$50 per person including tax and gratuity, Tables of 6, 8 and 10 available

Come out to Sorin’s for a fun-filled evening of holiday cheer! Join small departments and businesses from around campus and the city of South Bend for a seafood buffet and cash bar!

Register now

Christmas Day Buffet

Monday, December 25th, 11am-3pm

Celebrate the season at Morris Inn. Enjoy food and merriment as we roll out an expansive buffet of appetizers, entrees, side dishes and sweet treats. Sparkling white wine is included.

Adults // 39.95
Children 5-12 years // 10.95
4 and under // Free

Price does not include tax and gratuity. Valet parking is included.

Reserve your table today: (800) 280-7256

Sagamore Spirits Dinner

Tuesday, January 23rd, 6-8:30 pm in Sorin’s // 75 per person including tax and gratuity

Join us in Sorin’s for a delicious meal paired with spirits from Sagamore Spirit.

Register now

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 Food and Beverage Director, Patrick Dahms and Executive Chef Phil Gulis. Join us for an evening of culinary delight.

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

Monday, December 4th: St. Supery Estate; $99 per person
Sunday, January 28th: Paul Hobbs; $129 per person
Monday, March 19th: Castello di Ama; $99 per person

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

Culinary Academy

Take a trip around the world and explore different cuisines. Enjoy a presentation by Executive Chef Phil Gulis and then enjoy the meal, paired with three wines.

Sunday, March 11th: Register now
Sunday, April 8th: Register now 

Morris Inn Private Dining Rooms, 1-2:30 p.m., $35 per person

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 overnight accommodations.

Purchase a $100 gift card this December and receive a complimentary $25 bonus card. Bonus card valid January 1 – March 31, 2018.

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