Alumni invited to Cubs, White Sox games this July
Illinois State alumni are invited to cheer on their favorite Chicago baseball team this summer! Pregame receptions are planned for a Chicago Cubs game and a Chicago White Sox game. After a chance to reconnect with Illinois State and hang out with fellow alumni, we’ll head to the stadium to catch the game.
CUBS VS. METS ISU TICKET BLOCK SOLD OUT
Monday, July 18
3:30 p.m., Redbird Reception
3664 North Clark Street
6:05 p.m., first pitch (NOTE: NEW START TIME)
1060 West Addison Street
Due to the overwhelming response, the Illinois State Cubs tickets block has sold out. Redbirds can still join the fun at the pregame event and purchase tickets from the Cubs on their own. Those interested in attending the Redbird Reception can call Alumni Relations at (309) 438-2586 or (800) 366-4478.
Guests will have a chance to meet Illinois State head football coach Brock Spack, men’s basketball head coach Dan Muller, and former Redbird running back and New York Giant rookie Marshaun Coprich ’16 during the reception. Also there will be time to get a few pictures with Reggie Redbird!
WHITE SOX VS. TIGERS
Thursday, July 21
5 p.m., Redbird reception
ChiSox Bar & Grill
320 West 35th Street
7:10 p.m., first pitch
U.S. Cellular Field
333 West 35th Street
Guests will also have a chance to meet Illinois State head baseball coach Bo Durkac and and former Redbird running back and New York Giant rookie Marshaun Coprich ’16 along with hanging out with Reggie Redbird!
A registration fee of $35 per person includes a lower-corner game ticket, heavy hors d’oeuvres buffet, and nonalcoholic beverages at the pregame reception. A cash bar will be available. Plenty of standing room is available but venue seating is limited and available on a first-come, first served basis. Tickets are limited to six per alum per game and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Tickets will be distributed at the pregame reception. Also, the first 10,000 fans to enter U.S. Cellular Field will receive a free T-shirt.
Register by Monday, July 11, for the White Sox game at Alumni.IllinoisState.edu/WhiteSox or contact Alumni Relations at (309) 438-2586 or (800) 366-4478.