Fans of Notre Dame may want to head to South Bend Indiana to not only check out the legendary Notre Dame Stadium but to also catch a free screening of the 1993 classic Rudy. Visit South Bend has announced Flick on the Field on Friday, Aug. 26 where fans can watch the story of Daniel ‘Rudy’ Ruettiger’s dream to play football for the University of Notre Dame. Starring Sean Astin, Jon Favreau, Ned Beatty, and Charles S. Dutton; Rudy will screen at 9 pm EST on August 26 at Notre Dame Stadium. Gates will open at 8:30 pm EST and admission and parking are free. You can check out the official details below.

‘Rudy’ Returns To Notre Dame Stadium

Catch a free Flick on the Field on Friday, Aug. 26, when the movie “Rudy” is shown at Notre Dame Stadium. The 1993 film, starring Sean Astin, tells the story of Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger, who follows his dream to play football at the University of Notre Dame despite significant obstacles. 

Admission to Flick on the Field is free and open to the public. Parking is also free. Please park south of the stadium. Faculty, staff, and visitors should enter the stadium through Gate D, on the southwest side of the stadium, starting at 8:30 p.m. The two-hour movie begins at 9 p.m. The movie will be captioned.


Faculty, staff, and visitors will be seated in the stadium bowl in sections 26-34. Seating will be general admission. Students from Notre Dame, Saint Mary’s College, and Holy Cross College, with wrist bands for the event, will be allowed to sit on the football field to watch the movie.

The University and Visit South Bend Mishawaka are co-sponsors of this event.

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Source: Visit South Bend