Cubs release limited number of hotel packages for 2016 Convention
The Cubs announced Monday that a limited number of hotel packages have been made available for the 31st Annual Cubs Convention. Individual weekend passes are sold out. Fans can secure Cubs Convention passes by booking a hotel package for the weekend at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers or the W Chicago Lakeshore, located approximately a half mile from the Convention at 644 N. Lake Shore Drive. A courtesy shuttle service will be provided between the two hotels throughout the weekend. Attendees can book hotel packages by visiting cubs.com/convention or calling the Starwood reservations line at 1-877-STARWOOD and asking for the Cubs Convention rate of $191 per night plus tax. Hotel guests may purchase up to four Cubs Convention passes for a reduced rate of $30 each.
The 2016 Cubs Convention will feature Cubs celebrity guests including players, coaches, alumni and some of the organization’s top minor league prospects. In addition, the Cubs Convention features interactive exhibits, a children’s play area, a vendor alley and more.
The Cubs Convention will take place Friday, Jan. 15, from 1-10 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 16, from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; and Sunday, Jan. 17, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. More information will be posted on cubs.com as details are confirmed.
A percentage of the proceeds from the Cubs Convention benefits Cubs Charities. To date, the Cubs Convention has raised more than $4 million for Cubs Charities.