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Annual Rockne Gala

May 12 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Pre-registration has now closed. We will be accepting a limited number of walk-ins. Email info@ndchicago.org for more information.

Important information for guests:


Date: Thursday, May 12, 2022
Start Time: 6:00 p.m. End Time: 10:00 p.m.
Location: The Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington St.), in the Preston Bradley Hall (3rd floor)

Entrance: Please note that the entrance is on the Washington Street side of the building. If you need an accessible aided entrance, please use the Randolph entrance (77 E. Randolph).
Parking: Grant Park North garage is located in front of the venue. The entrance is on Randolph and Michigan Avenue.
Tickets: No physical tickets are required for entry. Once you register, your name is added to the list!


6:00 pm: Registration, Cocktails, Appetizers, and Raffle/Square Board purchases
8:00 p.m: Rockne Program, featuring Dick Corbett Head Football Coach Marcus Freeman
9:00 pm: Drinks, Dessert and Coffee
9:15 pm: Square Boards Close
9:45 pm: Last Call!


-Upon arrival, guests will check in at the tables in the lobby and receive their event program.
-Guests are then directed to the third floor, where the bars, passed apps, food stations, and Square Board raffles await.
-Following the program (8:00-9:00), we welcome you to enjoy drinks and dessert and get in any final Square purchases.
-The Square Boards close at 9:15 pm, and winners will be announced shortly after.


Appropriate attire includes cocktail attire, business formal, business casual.

Questions? Email director@ndchicago.org.

We look forward to seeing you on Thursday! 

*Please note that we will be following the guidelines set by the state of Illinois to encourage the overall health and safety of everyone in attendance. We strongly suggest guests are fully vaccinated before attending the event.*


May 12
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Chicago Cultural Center
78 E Washington St
Chicago, IL 60602 United States
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