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Maker’s Mark Dinner

Monday, October 29th // 6 p.m.

$40 per person including tax and gratuity

Morris Inn welcomes Maker’s Mark to Notre Dame at this four-course meal. Since 1954, Maker’s Mark has provided quality Kentucky whiskey. Enjoy the company’s top spirits paired with a delicious dinner from the Morris Inn culinary team.

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Kathleen Keifer Art Exhibition

Thursday, November 8th // 5-8 p.m.; Morris Inn Lobby

Join us at the Morris Inn for an art exhibition featuring California-based artist, Kathleen Keifer, a 1985 graduate of the University of Notre Dame. Born and raised in Chicago, Kathleen Keifer is a second-generation artist. Keifer met her husband in art class at Notre Dame and the two were married in the Log Chapel.

Bagpipes at 5 p.m. 

Home Game Fridays // 5 p.m.
Wind Family Fireside Terrace

Enjoy the sounds of the bagpipe from David Younger at Morris Inn on home football weekends at 5 p.m. then stop in for a drink and dinner in Sorin’s or Rohr’s.

Sorin’s Wine Academy Friday Tastings

Fridays before home games // 4 – 5 p.m.; Sorin’s
$25 per person

Friday, November 9th: Cast Wines

Meet Notre Dame vintners and enjoy tastings equivalent to two glasses of featured wines paired with some savory and sweet bites. Afterwards, head out to the Wind Family Fireside Terrace at 5 p.m. for bagpipe music from David Younger.

RSVPs strongly recommended.
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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
$99 per person

Sunday, November 11th: Tuck Beckstoffer Estate

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

Bites and Brews with Bell’s Brewery

Monday, November 19th // 6 p.m. // $40 per person (not including tax and gratuity)

The team at Bell’s Brewery is back for an evening of surprises. Join us for a perfect chance to sample an array of selections from Bell’s Brewery paired with bites from the Morris Inn culinary team.
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Bountiful Thanksgiving Feast

Thursday, November 22nd // 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

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

Adults // $44.95
Children 5-12 years // $10.95
Children 4 and under // Free

Does not include tax and gratuity. Complimentary valet parking included.

Reserve your table today by calling (800) 280-7256.

Afternoon Tea

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Saturday, November 24th to Sunday, April 14th (excluding holidays) // Seatings at 2:30, 2:45, 3 p.m.

Visit Sorin’s for a selection of Rishi teas accompanied by an assortment of sweet and savory treats.

Reserve your table today by calling (574) 631-2020. 

Sorin’s Wine Academy: “Best of” Celebration

Tuesday, December 11th // 6 p.m.

We’re picking the best wines and the best courses from this year’s Sorin’s Wine Academy dinners and serving them all on one joyous occasion. Bring your department and join us for our best holiday party yet!

$99 per person plus gratuity. Complimentary valet parking.

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Breakfast with Santa

Saturdays, December 8th and 15th // 9 – 11 a.m.

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

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

Above pricing does not include tax and administrative fee. Tax and administrative fee will be included upon registration. Complimentary valet parking included.

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Register for December 15th

Christmas Day Brunch

Tuesday, December 25th // 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

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.

Adults // $44.95
Children 5-12 years // $10.95
Children 4 and under // Free

Does not include tax and gratuity. Complimentary valet parking included.

Reserve your table today by calling (800) 280-7256.

Holiday Carolers

Join us throughout the month of December in the Morris Inn Lobby for the sounds of the season with local groups of holiday carolers.

Wednesday, December 5th at 4 p.m.: St. Joe Grade School Strings
Sunday, December 16th at 4 p.m.:
 The Star Carolers

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.

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