SoxFest 2017 hotel packages on sale September 21

The Chicago White Sox have announced two-night SoxFest hotel packages at the Hilton Chicago for SoxFest 2017 along with weekend passes to the event will go on sale on Wednesday, September 21 at 10 a.m. CT at whitesox.com/SoxFest. The 25th annual fan event - sponsored by Beggars Pizza, Comcast SportsNet, Guaranteed Rate and WGN-TV - returns on Friday, January 27 through Sunday, January 29.

The White Sox will hold special pre-sale events, e-mailing an advance link to purchase SoxFest 2017 hotel packages and weekend passes. Fans who have signed up for the priority list will have the first opportunity to purchase on Monday, September 19 at 10 a.m. CT. Fans can register for the priority list by emailing soxfest@chisox.com until Friday, September 16 at 5 p.m. CT.

On Tuesday, September 20 at 10 a.m. CT, a special pre-sale for SoxFest 2017 will be available to White Sox season ticket holders, along with members of the Sox Pride Club and the Black List. Members will receive an email with a link to purchase hotel packages and weekend passes.    

Back by popular demand, the White Sox will offer weekend passes for children (ages 4 to 13) for just $10. These passes will include access to children-only events throughout the weekend, including children's autograph sessions, kids-only question-and-answer seminars, special events in the interactive play zones and much more.  

Two-night SoxFest hotel packages include exclusive access to Friday night events and are the only way to purchase weekend passes. SoxFest hotel packages at the Hilton Chicago are $310 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 each kid (ages 4 to 13).

Individual passes to SoxFest will be on sale at a later date. 

Last year's event included current and former White Sox players signing more than 16,000 autographs and posing for nearly 3,500 photos with fans. In addition to seminars and autograph sessions, both current and former team members played games against fans in the interactive space, surprised fans with unique experiences and more.

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