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Exclusive Events

Here Come The Irish - Kickoff

Be the first to experience the exclusive South Club, tucked behind the new video board in O'Neill Hall! Green, Blue, Gold, and $25k+ level members are invited to enjoy complimentary snacks and a cash-bar. In the interest of allowing as many members as possible to experience this event, party size and seating capacity are limited. Advance registration is required.

When: Fridays 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (N.C. State: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Where: O'Neill Hall 4th Floor - South Club (N.C. State: Corbett Family Hall 9th Floor - Hospitality Club)

For parties greater than 5, please contact the Donor Experience Team at 574-631-5198

Wake Up The Echoes - Breakfast

We invite giving society members to enjoy a hot breakfast buffet each morning before Notre Dame home games. College Gameday will be shown on large projection screens, and complimentary coffee and pastries will be served for all members. Hot buffet in the ballroom will be a paid event, with advance registration required. Seating is first come, first served.

When: Saturdays 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Morris Inn - William and Mary Ann Smith Ballroom
Entrance Fee: Hot breakfast buffet - Adults: $17, Children 12 and Under: $10

For parties greater than 10, please contact the Donor Experience Team at 574-631-5198

Shake Down The Thunder - Tailgate

Back by popular demand! Experience the biggest party on campus as we take over Compton Family Ice Arena for afternoon games. The location for 7:30 games will be announced soon. Badin Guild, Green, Blue, Gold, and $25K+ level members are invited to join in the festivities with food, beverages, music, games and more. Advance registration strongly encouraged, but not required. Seating is first come, first served.

When: Saturdays
3:30 Games: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM, Compton Family Ice Arena - O'Brien's
5:00 Game: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Compton Family Ice Arena - O'Brien's
7:30 Games: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Compton Family Ice Arena - O'Brien's
Entrance Fee: Adults: $38, Adults (No Alcohol) $25, Children 12 and Under: $10

For parties greater than 10, please contact the Donor Experience Team at 574-631-5198

Onward To Victory - Dinner

Bring your family and friends and join your fellow Giving Society members for a delicious buffet during home game weekends. Cash bar is available. Dinner is a paid event, and will not be offered on Georgia, Miami (OH), and USC weekends, due to overlap with the Shake Down the Thunder! Tailgate.

When: Saturdays
3:30 Games: 30 minutes post-game, Morris Inn - William & Mary Ann Smith Ballroom
5:00 Game: Will not take place
7:30 Games: Will not take place
Entrance Fee: Adults: $38, Children 12 and Under: $15

For parties greater than 10, please contact the Donor Experience Team at 574-631-5198

Blue Gold Lounge

Blue, Gold, and $25K+ level members and their guests are welcome to enjoy this lounge experience on home game Saturdays. Your complimentary admission includes light snacks and drinks.

When: Saturdays
Where: Jordan Hall of Science - Reading Room
3:30 Games: Noon - 2:00 PM
5:00 Game: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 Games: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Blue Gold Mass

Blue, Gold, and $25K+ level members and their guests are invited to a post-game Mass following the 3:30 PM games. Mass will NOT be held during 5:00 PM or 7:30 PM games. Registration is not required. Seating is on a first come first served basis.

When: 30-Minutes Post-Game (Mass will NOT be held during 5:00 PM or 7:30 PM games)
Where: Notre Dame Law School - St. Thomas More Chapel

For information on other campus Masses during football weekends, visit basilica.nd.edu.

Ask Jack Coachs Keys

Ask Jack
James E. Rohr Director of Athletics, Jack Swarbrick, shares what’s happening inside Notre Dame Athletics and across the collegiate landscape. Accompanying Jack is a guest student-athlete who speaks on his/her experience at Notre Dame. Both Swarbrick and the student-athlete participate in Q&A to round out the session.

Coach's Keys
Hosted by Director of Player Development, Ron Powlus, and features an insider look at the game's match-up from both a personnel and X's and O's perspective. Coach Powlus ends his session by answering questions from those attending.

Light breakfast will be provided. This experience is complimentary, but registration is required. Registration will open in August and start with Athletics Director Circle members, followed by Gold, Blue and Green Rockne members. Based on availability.

When: Saturdays
3:30 Games: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Miami (OH): 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Georgia: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
USC: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Jordan Hall of Science - Auditorium

Rockne Weekend

Join your fellow Rockne Benefactors for the annual Rockne Recognition Weekend for the Miami (OH) game.

Friday - Evening reception with "Special Guests" and student-athletes
Location: South Club, 4th Floor O'Neill Hall

Saturday - Locker Room Tours, Blue Members and above
Pre-Game Field Passes, Gold Members and above
Location: Notre Dame Stadium

Love Thee Notre Dame Lunch

Show your love for Notre Dame by joining your Badin Guild members for lunch during the Georgia and USC game weekends. Attendees will enjoy a tailgate style lunch and hear from a guest speaker. The Love Thee Notre Dame tailgate-style lunch is complimentary with a cash bar and open to Badin Guild members only. Registration is required.

When: Georgia and USC Saturdays, Noon - 2:00 PM
Where: McKenna Hall, Center Dining Area

Lunch with The Dean

O’Hara Society Blue, Gold, and Dean's Circle members and their spouses are invited to join us for an exclusive reception before the USC game at the special invitation of Roger Huang, the Martin J. Gillen Dean of the Mendoza College of Business. This event is complimentary, and advance registration is required.

When: USC Saturday, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Executive Education Lounge, 305 Stayer Center

Law School Homecoming

Members of the Order of St. Thomas More are encouraged to attend the inaugural NDLS Homecoming during Miami (OH) Weekend. Join us for one or both of the following special events hosted at the Law School.

Order of St. Thomas More Cocktail Reception
Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and an open bar at an exclusive cocktail reception in the atrium of the Eck Hall of Law on the Friday of Miami (OH) Weekend. This event is complimentary, and advance registration is strongly encouraged.

When: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM on Friday, September 29, 2017
Where: Eck Hall of Law - First Floor Atrium

Law School Homecoming Tailgate
Join your NDLS classmates and enjoy a tailgate buffet with beer and wine included on the verdant Debartolo Quad nestled between the Law School and Notre Dame Stadium. The tailgate is a paid event, with advance registration required. Seating is first-come, first-served.

When: 1 PM - 4 PM on Saturday, September 30, 2017
Where: Debartolo Quad, east of the Law School

For more information on Law School Homecoming, contact Ian Secviar, Director, Order of St. Thomas More at isecviar@nd.edu or 574-631-2410.

March Under The Arch

Members of the Order of St. Thomas More are encouraged to enjoy game day refreshments, a cash bar, and watch the band “March Under the Arch” on their way to the stadium. Admission is complimentary for the first four in a party, with a charge for additional guests. Advance registration is required. This event will not be offered Miami (OH) Saturday, due to the NDLS Homecoming Tailgate.

When: Saturdays
Where: Eck Hall of Law - Eck Commons
3:30 Games: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 Game: Will not be offered, due to NDLS Homecoming Tailgate
7:30 Games: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

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