Football Fridays is back! Enjoy this FREE, family-friendly tailgate party on the Gridiron the Fridays before each Notre Dame home football game, with live music, a cash bar, yard games, and a physically-distanced seating to enjoy downtown carryout!
Football Fridays is hosted by the Courtyard by Marriott South Bend Downtown, in partnership with Downtown South Bend, Inc. and Visit South Bend Mishawaka.
The public is encouraged to wear their ND apparel, grab carryout from a downtown eatery and enjoy it at a special physically-distanced seating area that will be set up on the Gridiron. The October 9 Football Friday event will feature live music by Ultrafab from 5:30 to 8 pm, and a cash bar provided by the Courtyard by Marriott South Bend Downtown.
Tables and chairs will be cleaned by DTSB Ambassadors throughout the event, and hand sanitizer will be available. Masks will be required except when eating or drinking, and anyone experiencing symptoms of illness is encouraged to stay home.
This Football Fridays event is presented by the Courtyard by Marriott South Bend Downtown, JSK Hospitality, Downtown South Bend, Inc. and Visit South Bend Mishawaka. Additional sponsorship is provided by U93, EventSys, and Synergy Insurance Group.