Notre Dame Football Fan Fest


Location: Joyce Center - North Dome Gate 3

The ABC 57 Saturday Kickoff from the Notre Dame Football Fan Fest will air from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.The broadcast will be live from Fan Fest at the North Joyce Dome, and will feature updates and insights on the games, players, coaches, pregame ceremonies, tailgates, visiting teams and campus activities. Viewers will get other critical game day status reports on parking, traffic and ABC 57 First Warning Neighborhood Weather.

Events & activities for the Virginia Tech game include:

ABC57 Saturday Kickoff Show - 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Autograph session from 10:30am – 12:30pm with former Notre Dame greats:

  • Tony Rice: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Reggie Brooks: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Brian Smith: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Lee Becton: 11:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Notre Dame Cheerleaders & Leprechaun - 11:25 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Various football skills challenge games, video lounge and multiple photo opportunities;

Promotional partner displays:

  • ABC57 News
  • Comcast
  • Gameday
  • Gatorade
  • Great Clips
  • Harper Cancer Institute
  • Meijer
  • ND Bookstore

The Notre Dame Football Fan Fest will be open to the public from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. for Saturday’s home football game against Virginia Tech in the Joyce Center Fieldhouse (North Dome).

  • LIVE ABC57 Saturday Kickoff Show: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Admission is free to the dynamic and redesigned Fan Fest allowing fans to view segments with Notre Dame Football greats, on-stage interviews, interactive opportunities, games, food, autographs, and giveaways.

The festivities will wrap up at 3:00 p.m. with the showing of the Notre Dame Football pregame show on NBC Sports and then the live broadcast of the game.