White Sox Welcome Four-Legged Fans to Bark at the Park

WHAT:         Fans will enjoy the White Sox game side-by-side their four-legged friends on Bark at the Park Night, presented by AvoDerm Natural Pet Foods and Nylabone. The evening features a pregame "Pup Rally" parade of dogs and their owners on the warning track, a service dog honored as the White Sox "Hero of the Game" and various dog exhibitors with information and free samples at tables in Sections 101-102 and 159-164.

More than 700 dogs and their owners will be seated in a designated seating area. All dogs must be registered prior to the event to ensure they have proper vaccinations. The White Sox have held dog-friendly games at the ballpark for nearly 20 seasons.


WHEN:           Wednesday, September 16

6:35 p.m.        Pregame "Pup Rally" parade

7:00 p.m.        First pitch by Steve Walling, General Pet Supply senior territory manager

7:10 p.m.        White Sox vs. Oakland A's

Mid-Third       Retired Massachusetts State Police canine Zander, a 140-pound shepherd that served six years in the narcotics and apprehension unit, will be honored as the White Sox "Hero of the Game" in the middle of the third inning.


WHERE:        U.S. Cellular Field

                       333 W. 35th Street

                      Chicago, Illinois


TICKETS:     Tickets for all games are available at whitesox.com, the U.S. Cellular Field ticket office (Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.) or by calling 866-SOX-GAME.