Relay for Life

The 2011 Relay for Life is set for tonight at Notre Dame Stadium.

The following was provided courtesy Notre Dame athletics:

Notre Dame football team's participation in Friday's Relay for Life to benefit the American Cancer Society This is the seventh year Notre Dame has hosted the Relay for Life fundraiser and the relay is unique as it is one of only two University events that include all of campus – students, faculty, staff and family members

This year's Relay for Life will occur at Notre Dame Stadium and participants will walk around the upper concourse inside the Stadium Opening ceremonies begin Friday at 6:30 pm and closing ceremonies occur at 8:00 am on Saturday

Spearheaded by assistant coach Chuck Martin, every member of the football team will walk for an hour between 6:30pm and midnight Members of the football team will be easy to spot as they will wear their football jersey (jersey only, not uniform) From midnight to 6:00 am, Martin will walk for the team Wives of the football coaching staff are slated to walk from 6:00-8:00 am

Scheduled between are the following events:

6 - 9 pm:

  • ND Football Locker Room Tours ($5)
  • Balloon Twisters (FREE)
  • RecSports Health Booth (FREE)
  • Kids Bounce House (Mega House) (FREE) Sponsored by: Office of Human Resources

6-11 pm

  • Silent Auction Sponsored by: Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore
  • 7-9 pm

    • Get your official Steven Tyler Relay Feather Extension & Relay Nail Polish for $5 each! Sponsored by: Nicholas J Salon
    • Temporary Body Bling $5! Sponsored by: Camellia's

    6-9:30 pm

    • Chair Massage - stop by for a 10 minute chair massage for $5! Sponsored by: Brown Mackie College

    9:00 pm (approximately)

    • Fireworks! (East of the Stadium)

    11 pm - 12:30 am

    • Hacienda Fiesta - Chips & Salsa, piñata, & dancing! Sponsored by: Welsh Family Team

    12:30 - 2 am

    • Energy Pong - Sponsored by: Jamba Juice & Pangborn Hall

    3-7 am

    • Game Zone - Work up a sweat with games on the Wii & Xbox 360 against your friends! (located near the stage on the big screens) Sponsored by: Family Zone & PE Pyros & LOG Team

    7:30 - 9:30 pm

    • A Royal Treat: Celebrate the union of Prince William and Kate Middleton with a slice of royal wedding cake ($3) Sponsored by: Team Book ‘em & Dainty Maid Bakery Shop

    8-9 pm

    • Zumba! On stage (FREE) Sponsored by: Facilities Operations

    7:30 am

    • Morning lap with the Men's Basketball players and Women's Volleyball players

    Other fundraisers include:

    • Elephant Ears ($3 or 2 for $5)
    • Minute to Win It Challenge ($1)
    • Lap Counting Bead necklace ($2)
    • Purple Cotton Candy ($2)
    • Also, votive candles, jewelry, fun food and much more!

    Food Guide:

    6 pm - 7 am
    Notre Dame Food Services - Food for sale:
    • CJ's Hamburgers ($3 each & $5 for meal)
    • Coney Express Hot dogs ($2 each & $4 for meal)
    • Chips
    • Assorted beverages

    6 - 9 pm

    • CJ's Pub - Best burgers in town! ($3 each & $5 for a meal)
    • Coney Express ($2 each & $4 for a meal)

    11 pm - 1 am

    • ? Hot Box Pizza Top Stories