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175th Anniversary Mass & Picnic

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175th Anniversary Mass & Picnic
August 26, 2017 7:00 am
August 26, 2017 5:00 pm
June 3, 2017
University of Notre Dame
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Notre Dame, IN, 46556, United States

From August 13 to 26, 2017, as part of the University’s 175th anniversary celebration, the Notre Dame Trail will commemorate Father Sorin and the Holy Cross Brothers’ journey. A small group of pilgrims will make the entire 300+ mile journey from Vincennes to Notre Dame over these two weeks.

The 1-Day Pilgrimage is the last leg of the Notre Dame Trail, a three-mile walk from downtown South Bend to Notre Dame. The trail culminates in a celebratory Mass with University President Rev. John I. Jenkins and a 175th Anniversary picnic.

The day’s events are FREE for all pilgrims, beginning at 8:30am on Saturday, August 26th. All participants are required to register online at

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