SoxFest 2016 Premium Upgrade Packages on sale next week

A Limited Number of Premium Upgrade Packages Available on November 30 for Annual Fan Gathering

The Chicago White Sox will offer fans a special experience at SoxFest 2016 through the Premium Upgrade Package on Monday, November 30, at 10 a.m. The Premium Upgrade Package is only available to fans who have already purchased or will purchase the SoxFest hotel package and weekend pass(es) only at whitesox.com/SoxFest at the Hilton Chicago.

The Premium Upgrade Package will be available for $200 and includes special MVP SoxFest passes, which are redeemable for three premium autographs without waiting in lines, a private autograph session, a private photo session and a private seminar. The package also includes a limited edition SoxFest-themed 1976 White Sox T-shirt, an official MLB baseball, a special discount coupon for a Majestic custom t-shirt at SoxFest and two complimentary lower deck Outfield Reserve tickets to an April/May game (excluding Opening Day). 

The private sessions for MVP SoxFest passes will include select SoxFest participants, which will be confirmed closer to the event. American League 2014 Rookie of Year and AL All-Star Jose Abreu, along with White Sox all-time single-season strikeout record holder Chris Sale, are scheduled to appear at SoxFest 2016. Additional White Sox players and greats scheduled to attend will be announced at a later date.

Two-night SoxFest hotel packages include exclusive access to Friday night events and a SoxFest 2016 Chris Sale bobblehead. Hotel packages that are booked on whitesox.com are the only way to buy three-day weekend passes. SoxFest hotel reservations at the Hilton Chicago are $304 for a two-night stay (price does not include applicable taxes, fees and costs for weekend passes). Fans who book hotel packages are eligible to also purchase up to four SoxFest weekend passes. Weekend passes will be available for $40 for each adult and for $10 for kids (ages 4 to 13).

SoxFest 2016 is sponsored by Miller Lite, Comcast SportsNet, Beggars Pizza and WGN-TV and will be held at the Hilton Chicago on Friday, January 29 through Sunday, January 31, 2016. The 24th annual fan convention invites fans to meet their favorite White Sox players and past greats. Fans will have access to special autograph, photo and question-and-answer sessions, the popular SoxFest Garage Sale and special interactive activities throughout the weekend.  

For more information, fans should visit whitesox.com/SoxFest or email soxfest@chisox.com.