The Notre Dame Experience

Author: Sarah Rodts

Join Us for the Ultimate ND Fan Experience


The Notre Dame Experience will be open to the public from 12 PM – 7:00 PM on Saturday, October 19th in the Joyce Fieldhouse (north dome). Admission is free to the ND Experience. The ND Experience allows fans to emulate their favorite Irish player by participating in one of the four different interactive football games. Fans may also visit the other displays throughout the Notre Dame Experience for photo opportunities or to collect giveaways and samples for people of all ages.

Throughout the day, there will be entertainment including an autograph session with former Notre Dame football players, Notre Dame videos and programming and a visit by the Notre Dame cheerleaders and Leprechaun. Fans can enjoy concessions and drinks provided by Centerplate, pick up a souvenir from the Varsity Shop or charge your phone at the Sprint Charging Station in a relaxed family-friendly atmosphere. The festivities will wrap up at 7PM with the showing of the Notre Dame Football™ pregame show on NBC and then the live broadcast of the game.

Events & activities for the USC game include:

•Autograph session presented by Sprint from 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM with former Notre Dame greats:
-Tony Rice & Mark Green (3:30 PM – 4:30PM);
-Reggie Brooks & Tony Brooks (4:30 PM – 5:30 PM);

•Mike Golic, co-host of ESPN radio’s Mike & Mike Show and former Notre Dame great, will appear from 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM at the Traveler’s Insurance Chipping Challenge to benefit the Kelly Cares Foundation;

•Notre Dame Cheerleaders shortly 3:55 PM – 4:15 PM;

•Onward Notre Dame will be shown live at 5:00 pm;

•Four different football skills challenge games and multiple photo opportunities;

•Various giveaways and displays from the following partners:
-Traveler’s Insurance
-Steiner Sports
-Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center
-Senior PGA

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