175th Anniversary Picnic


Location: South Quad

175th Web

Join us after the Opening of the Academic Year Mass in Celebration of Notre Dame's 175th Anniversary for a picnic and celebration on South Quad.

Ten food villages will be spaced throughout South Quad where guests may choose from Tacos and BBQ Sandwiches, Homestyle Favorites, Healthy Options and Sweet Treat offerings. The same food options are available in every village. Guides will be on hand to direct guests from Mass to the villages with the shortest wait time. Bottled water will be available at stations throughout the quad.

Food service begins immediately after the Academic Year Mass in Celebration of Notre Dame's 175th Anniversary and lasts until 3:15pm.  Desserts and water stations will remain open until 4:00pm. Dining halls will be closed for the occasion.


Tacos & BBQ Sandwiches Homestyle Healthy Options Sweet Treats

Pork or Chicken Carnitas Tacos

Honey BBQ Pork Sandwiches

BBQ Potato Chips


Char-grilled Burgers
Made with local Michigan beef

Char-grilled Chicken Tenders & Fries

Mac and Cheese
Fresh Cut Fruit
Local fresh watermelon and cantaloupe

Fresh Vegetables
Local fresh broccoli, cauliflower, carrots,
green onions and radishes with pita and hummus

Black Quinoa Asian Slaw

Assorted Novelty Candy

Ice Cream Novelties

Kettle Corn


Picnic Map

For more information about Notre Dame's 175th Anniversary or the Notre Dame Trail, please visit 175.nd.edu or trail.nd.edu.