White Sox offer holiday packs for 2016 games

Holiday gift ideas for White Sox fans of all ages

CHICAGO - The Chicago White Sox invite fans to give the gift of White Sox baseball this season with Holiday Packs. In addition to ticket vouchers for the 2016 season, the special ticket pack offers a new way to bring a piece of the ballpark home with a commemorative White Sox ornament containing game-used infield dirt from U.S. Cellular Field, authenticated by Major League Baseball.
 
"We wanted to create a unique memento that offers fans a chance to bring a part of White Sox baseball home with them this holiday season," said Brooks Boyer, senior vice president of sales and marketing. "Not only does the Holiday Pack include a seasonal ornament with game-used dirt from the ballpark, it features the convenience of selecting tickets to games that you want to see in the 2016 season. It's the perfect gift for any White Sox fan."
 
Offering the flexibility to pick the games fans want to attend, Holiday Packs include four ticket vouchers redeemable for 74 different games in 2016 (excluding Opening Day and other select games), with the option to purchase additional vouchers. Holiday Packs will be available for purchase starting Monday, November 9 exclusively at whitesox.com/holidaypacks.
 
Upper Level Holiday Packs start at $40, making each ticket voucher only $10. Lower Level Holiday Packs start at $80, with each ticket voucher only $20. Each Holiday Pack ticket voucher does not have to be redeemed for the same game. All Holiday Pack orders are shipped with a decorative card. Orders placed by noon on Thursday, December 17 should arrive prior to Friday, December 25.
 
In addition to Holiday Packs, the White Sox offer a variety of gifts that are perfect for any Sox fan:
 
Give a Gift, Give Back
Fans can find holiday gifts at the Chicago White Sox Charities Holiday Garage Sale on Saturday, December 5. This annual fundraiser offers the latest collectibles to add to any White Sox fan's collection, including: autographed items, team-issued apparel, game-used items and promotional giveaways. It's the gift that keeps on giving as proceeds benefit Chicago White Sox Charities. Visit whitesoxcharities.org for more details.
 
SoxFest: Ultimate White Sox Fan Weekend
Join the team for its 24th annual fan event at the Hilton Chicago from Friday,
January 29 through Sunday, January 31. All weekend long, fans connect with former Sox stars and members of the current team through fun interactive spaces, popular autograph sessions, question-and-answer seminars and more. Guests who purchase hotel packages can purchase weekend passes (limit four passes per room) at $40 for adults and discounted passes for kids (ages 4 to 13) for $10. To purchase a weekend package, visit whitesox.com/SoxFest.
 
Meet the Mascot: Southpaw
Shake up the annual holiday party with a special appearance from Southpaw. Southpaw will bring the baseball action and fun to any event. For more information and booking, visit whitesox.com/southpaw.
 
The Latest White Sox Gear
Fans can score the latest styles in White Sox and Chicago sports apparel at the Chicago Sports Depot, located across the street from U.S. Cellular Field. With a wide selection of jerseys, hats, outerwear and more for men, women and kids at the Depot, it is the one-stop-shop for Chicago sports clothing. Visit chicagosportsdepot.com to see what items are available.