FOOTBALL FRIDAYS

The Courtyard by Marriott South Bend Downtown, in partnership with Downtown South Bend, Inc. and Visit South Bend Mishawaka, will be hosting a Football Fridays tailgate event on the Gridiron on Friday, November 6th. Fans are encouraged to wear their ND apparel and attend this free, family-friendly event taking place from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

The public is encouraged to grab carryout from a downtown eatery and enjoy it at a special physically-distanced seating area that will be set up on the Gridiron. A list of downtown restaurants to enjoy take-out from appear below. There will be live music by Jerry O'Fonics Band from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., 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/drinking. Additionally, anyone experiencing symptoms of illness are asked to not attend. 

 

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, Century Center, and Synergy Insurance Group.

Barnaby's

713 E. Jefferson Blvd.

574-288-4981

Cuisine: American, Pizza

Bruno's Pizza

131 S. Michigan St.

574-234-2222

Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Cafe Navarre

101 N. Michigan St.

574-968-8101

Cuisine: American

 

Cambodian Thai

235 S. Michigan St.

574-289-2877

Cuisine: Thai

Carmela's at Macri's

214 N. Niles

574-280-4824

Cuisine: Italian

Center Stage Pizza

428 Lincoln Way W

574-472-8700

Cuisine: Pizza

Chimichurri​

601 E. Jefferson Blvd.

574-400-0979

Cuisine: Argentina

Cinco 5

112 W. Colfax Ave.

574-520-1455

Cuisine: Mexican

CJ's Pub

236 S. Michigan St.

574-233-5981

Cuisine: American, Pub

Fiddler's Hearth

127 N. Main St.

574-232-2853

Cuisine: Irish

Flamingo's Restaurant & Grocery Store

425 S. Main St.

574-234-1546

Cuisine: Mexican

Ironhand Vineyard

1025 Northside Blvd.

574-204-2700

Cuisine: American

LaSalle Grill 

115 W. Colfax Ave.

574-288-1155

Cuisine: American, Contemporary

LaSalle Kitchen & Tavern

115 1/2 W. Colfax Ave.

574-288-1174

Cuisine: American

Linden Grill

119 S. Michigan St.

574-234-1907

Cuisine: Pub

Macri's Italian Bakery

214 N. Niles

574-282-1010

Cuisine: Italian

Nom Nom Pho

231 N. Main St.

574-404-1216

Cuisine: Asian, Vietnamese

PEGGS (Weekends)

127 S. Michigan St.

574-520-1777

Cuisine: American, Cafe

Purple Porch Co-op

123 N. Hill St.

574-287-6724

Cuisine: Local, Organic

Render

521 E. Jeffeson Blvd.

574-239-7777

Cuisine: American

South Blend Cafe

237 N. Michigan St.

574-237-1050

Cuisine: Cafe

South Bend Brew Werks

216 S. Michigan St.

574-334-0356

Cuisine: American, Vegetarian, Brew Pub

South Bend Chocolate Cafe

122 S. Michigan St.

574-287-0725

Cuisine: American

Spirited

105 E. Jefferson Blvd.

574-406-6946

Cuisine: American, Vegan

Studebaker Grill & Brewing Co. 

620 W. Washingston St.

574-234-9077

Cuisine: American, Pub

The General Deli & Cafe

609 E. Jefferson Blvd.

574-286-4193

Cuisine: Cafe

The View

515 E. Jefferson Blvd.

574-288-8439

Cuisine: American, Pub

Woochi Japanese Fusion & Bar

119 N. Michigan St.

574-216-3000

Cuisine: Japanese, Asian

NOTRE DAME WATCH PARTIES

Aloft Hotel

111 N. Main St.

The WXYZ Bar & Patio will open at 2:00 p.m. There will be TV's inside and outside to enjoy the game on. Plus, drink specials, nachos, and flatbread specials! Additionally, WXYZ will have DJ Outlaw from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on Friday night.

Baker's Bar & Grille

123 N. Dr. M.L.K. Jr. Blvd.

Selling $2 domestic drafts and $2 house wines. Enjoy free popcorn, nacho specials and other great deals during the Notre Dame game. The game will be on all six large TV’s in Bakers. Wear your Notre Dame colors and show your spirit, even if for the opposing team.

 

Studebaker Brewing Co.

620 W. Washington St.

Tailgate at Tippecanoe & Watch Party at Studebaker Brewing Co.  Studebaker Brewing Co. is opening at 11:00 a.m. and will have a special ND Tailgate menu available throughout the game, along with their grill & brewery menus. Plus, more viewing options inside the Studebaker Mansion. 

NOTRE DAME GAME-DAY PROMOTIONS

Barnaby's

713 E. Jefferson Blvd.

Purchase a half-baked pizza to enjoy at your own home during the game! It's as simple as preheating oven to 450 degrees and bake until golden-brown.