11/2 Cubs Convention tickets on sale Wednesday
Individual weekend passes for the 2013 Cubs Convention will go on sale next Wednesday at 10 a.m. CT. Each weekend pass is $60 plus convenience fees. Passes will be available for purchase by visiting www.cubs.com or calling 1-800-THE-CUBS. The 28th Annual Cubs Convention will be held at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers Jan. 18-20.
Attendees are still able to book rooms at the Sheraton by calling the hotel at 1-800-233-4100, and asking for the Cubs Convention rate of $179 per night plus tax. Guests who book a two-night stay will receive a limited-edition authenticated, autographed photo of Anthony Rizzo and Brett Jackson. Hotel guests may purchase up to four Cubs Convention passes for a reduced rate of $20 each.
The Cubs Convention will take place Jan. 18 from 1-9 p.m. CT; Jan. 19 from 9 a.m. to midnight CT; and Jan. 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m CT. A percentage of the proceeds from Cubs Convention benefits Chicago Cubs Charities. To date, the Cubs Convention has raised approximately $4 million for Chicago Cubs Charities. A list of players attending will be released prior to the Convention.
— Carrie Muskat