University of Notre Dame

Game Day

Pep Rally Locations Announced

July 27, 2012

The football team on Dillon Pep Rally

The locations for the pep rallies have been set.

The first pep rally of the 2012 season will be held Friday, September 7 on South Quad at the Rockne Memorial on the eve of the home opener against Purdue. The pep rally will celebrate the 125th anniversary of Notre Dame football by highlighting Knute Rockne.

On Friday, September 21, prior to the night game against rival Michigan, the pep rally will take place on the Library Mall in between the Hesburgh Library and Notre Dame Stadium with Touchdown Jesus as the backdrop.

The pep rally for the 2012 Shamrock Series that features the Fighting Irish and the Miami Hurricanes in Chicago, will be at Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park on Friday, October 5.

The final four pep rallies of the season – Stanford, BYU, Pittsburgh, Wake Forest – will be held indoors at the Purcell Pavilion.

This year will mark 125 years of Notre Dame football and celebrations will be sure to be incorporated into the pep rallies.

All pep rallies begin at 6 p.m., unless otherwise noted and are free and open to the public.