Cubs Convention passes go on sale Friday

Players, coaches and alumni to gather Jan. 13-15 with championship trophy on display

CHICAGO -- Want to celebrate the Cubs' World Series championship at the team's winter convention? Individual weekend passes for the 32nd-annual Cubs Convention go on sale Friday at noon CT.

Fans using a MasterCard can participate in an exclusive presale starting at 10 a.m. CT. A limited number of passes are available for purchase through the MasterCard presale.

Each weekend pass is $108 plus convenience fees and is valid for all three days, Jan. 13-15, at the Sheraton Grand Chicago. A limit of four passes may be purchased per household. Passes will be available for purchase at or calling 1-800-THE-CUBS.

The 2017 Cubs Convention will celebrate the 2016 World Series champions as players, coaches and alumni gather for the weekend. The 2016 World Series trophy will be on display throughout the weekend.

A portion of the proceeds from the Cubs Convention benefits Cubs Charities, and to date, the winter fan fest has raised more than $4 million.

Carrie Muskat has covered the Cubs since 1987, and for since 2001. She writes a blog, Muskat Ramblings. You can follow her on Twitter @CarrieMuskat and listen to her podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.