Hotel packages and premium upgrade packages no longer available for SoxFest 2015

Waiting List Available for Fans Interested in SoxFest 2015 Hotel Packages; Limited Quantity of Single-Day Passes Available on January 9 for Popular Annual Fan Gathering

CHICAGO - SoxFest 2015 hotel packages at the Hilton Chicago and premium upgrade packages for the three-day baseball celebration January 23-25 have sold out. A very limited number of single-day passes to SoxFest 2015 will be available only at whitesox.com/SoxFest beginning on Friday, January 9, at 10 a.m.

Fans interested in the SoxFest 2015 hotel package, which includes discounted weekend passes, may be placed on a waiting list by emailing SoxFest@chisox.com or calling 312-674-1000. Being placed on the waiting list does not guarantee fans the opportunity to purchase a hotel package and weekend pass(es) for the event. Should any additional hotel rooms become available, fans on the waiting list will be offered the opportunity to attend SoxFest on a first-come, first-served basis.

Single-day passes for the annual fan gathering on January 23-25 will go on sale for $50 for a Saturday-only pass, $40 for a Sunday-only pass and $75 for fans who purchase both Saturday and Sunday passes. Due to demand, White Sox fans hoping to attend SoxFest are encouraged to act quickly when single-day passes go on sale this Friday.

SoxFest 2015 is sponsored by Miller Lite, Pepsi, Comcast SportsNet, Beggars Pizza and WGN-TV and will be held at the Hilton Chicago on Friday, January 23, Saturday, January 24, and Sunday, January 25, 2015. Fans can attend special autograph, photo and question-and-answer sessions, as well as the SoxFest Garage Sale. The weekend also will include special interactive activities at the new venue for White Sox fans of all ages.

The White Sox have announced 2005 players scheduled to appear at SoxFest 2015 in honor of the 10-year anniversary of their accomplishments, including: infielders Geoff Blum, Joe Crede and Tadahito Iguchi, pitchers Jose Contreras, Jon Garland, "El Duque" Orlando Hernandez and Bobby Jenks, and outfielders Scott Podsednik and Aaron Rowand. They will be joined by a list of current players scheduled to appear at SoxFest 2015, which includes Jose Abreu, Adam Eaton, Tyler Flowers, Avisail Garcia, Conor Gillaspie, Jake Petricka, Jose Quintana and Alexei Ramirez as well as pitching coach Don Cooper, hitting coach Todd Steverson and manager Robin Ventura.

Additional current players scheduled to appear will be announced at a later date, along with other former players and White Sox greats.

For more information or details, fans should visit whitesox.com/SoxFest or contact the SoxFest hotline at (312) 609-1915.