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Be A Part Of The Fort Wayne Spring Time Classic

The Shindigz National Soccer Festival continues the spring time tradition by visiting the University of Saint Francis on Saturday, April 8th as Indiana University plays the University of Notre Dame with a 7:00 p.m. start time. Enjoy the highest level of men’s collegiate soccer under the lights at Bishop John D’Arcy Stadium – plus, half-time activities and more! Food and beverages will be available for purchase on site through Don Hall’s catering.

Buy discount tickets now for only $5 for high school age and under and $7 for adults at Fort Wayne-area Connolly’s Do-It-Best Hardware stores and Soccer Plus. Store locations can be found at and respectively. Tickets will be $7 for high school age and $10 for adults at the gate on the day of the event. Visit for more event specific information.

“If you can feel the ‘cabin fever’ here in Fort Wayne, then Shindigz National Soccer Festival has got the cure for you in the form of Indiana University vs. University of Notre Dame men’s soccer,” says Shindigz National Soccer Festival President Terry Stefankiewicz. “Gather up the family and come on out to the University of Saint Francis to enjoy the battle of two outstanding NCAA men’s soccer teams at the spring classic game!”

Make plans to be part of this Fort Wayne spring time tradition! Come see the Hoosiers vs. the Fighting Irish men’s soccer spring match at the University of Saint Francis, Bishop John D’Arcy Stadium, 1598 Lindenwood Avenue, on Saturday, April 8th. Game time is 7:00 p.m. Not only will there be a great soccer game, but also many other activities available to attendees. So, if you’re looking for something to do, this is a great opportunity for you to get out and have a great time watching some of the best men’s collegiate soccer action together. There’s something for everyone, including food and a full service bar from Don Hall’s