White Sox Press Release
White Sox campout at U.S. Cellular Field
Fans Can Spend the Night on the Field in Sleeping Bags; Tickets on Sale Thursday
CHICAGO – Chicago White Sox fans are invited to spend the night on the outfield grass of U.S. Cellular Field from Friday, June 29 to Saturday, June 30 for the “White Sox Campout,” presented by the Outdoor Channel and XFINITY®.
Gates to the ballpark open at 5:30 p.m. for campers to set-up, eat dinner and watch the White Sox vs. New York Yankees game on the video boards starting at 6:05 p.m. Campers receive a special goodie bag and have the opportunity to win raffle prizes. Additional games and activities, including playing catch on the field and visits by special guests, are scheduled throughout the evening.
Quiet time will begin at 11:30 p.m. after a late night snack, and campers will be served breakfast beginning at 6:30 a.m. on Saturday. All food and soft drinks are included with each ticket purchase, while beer and wine also will be sold at the event, therefore no coolers will be necessary or permitted.
Tents will be permitted as long as they are freestanding, do not exceed 10-feet by 10-feet and do not use tent stakes. Campers will check out on Saturday morning following breakfast.
Tickets go on sale Thursday, May 10 at noon and are priced at $200 for adults and $125 for children age 13 and under. There are a limited number of camper reservations available, and all fans age 18 and under must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit whitesox.com/campout.