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Summer at Norris

Lunch on the Lake

Lunch on the Lake

July 14 - 28, 2021

Enjoy Free Noontime Concerts on the Norris East Lawn!

Pre-register and receive a free picnic blanket (courtesy of Coca-Cola). Relax to the music and lake breezes on Wednesdays July 14, 21, 28.

Special Lunchtime Bundle meals available to purchase $13.50 plus tax. Menus and the link to purchase these Special Lunch deals will be posted soon.

Inclement weather - The event will happen on the Ground floor, Norris Center.

Pre-register here! (Each household only needs to pre-register once)

Note - Pre-registration is not mandatory.  Everyone must register to receive a free blanket and be entered into the drawing to win a $15 Mod Pizza voucher.  5 winners will be announced after the concert.  Winners will be contacted via email.


Summer Cinema

Summer Cinema

July 14 - 28, 2021

 Summer Cinema is Northwestern University’s family-friendly summer movie series sponsored by the Office of Summer Sessions and Norris University Center. Each film will be screened at dusk (around 8:30 p.m.) on the East Lawn of Norris University Center 1999 Campus Drive.

Special activities and check-in begin at 7:30 p.m. In the event of severe weather, Summer Cinema will be moved inside to McCormick Auditorium, Norris Center First Floor.  The film will begin promptly at 8:00 p.m. 

Pre-register here!

Note - Pre-registration is not mandatory. Everyone must register to receive a free blanket and be entered into the drawing to win a $100 Northwestern Bookstore (Barnes and Noble) Gift Card. The winner will be announced before the movie on Thursday, July 29. Winners will be contacted via email.

Pre-Movie Family Fun

Enjoy Free fun beginning at 7:30 p.m. on the East Lawn.  Free popcorn available from 7:30 -9:00 p.m. bubble station and other special fun.


Visit our Summer Cinema page for the scheduled showings.