The Gonzaga Christmas tradition for alumni and friends.
Join Zag alumni, families and friends for Mass celebrating the First Sunday of Advent followed by photos with Santa & Spike, bulldog cookies, and cocoa.Festive attire encouraged.
Sunday, December 3, 2023
Mass celebrating the First Sunday of Advent
University Chapel, College Hall, 3rd Floor
Please use the north main or ADA-accessible south main doors to enter College Hall (Ad Building).
Mass attendees receive early access to photos with Santa and Spike in the Hemmingson Center. You may be asked to present your Mass program.
Photos with Santa & Spike (open to the public)
John J. Hemmingson Center, 1st Floor
This is a very popular event and lines for photos may be long. Please be aware families attending Mass receive early access and line priority for photos.
Date & Times
Sunday, Dec. 3
10 a.m.–11 a.m. Mass celebrating the First Sunday of Advent
Noon–2 p.m. Photos with Santa & Spike
University Chapel, College Hall, 3rd Floor (502 E Boone Ave., Spokane, Wash. 99258)
Hemmingson Rotunda, 1st Floor (702 E. Desmet Ave., Spokane, Wash. 99202)
Parking during the event
During the event, attendees may park on any level of the BARC (above the ZagShop, corner of Desmet and Cincinnati) or in the lot in front of College Hall at no charge.
The ZagShop will be open 11 a.m.–3 p.m.