Cubs announce MasterCard Presale, general on-sale dates for 2016 Spring Training tickets
The general sale for single-game tickets to Cubs Spring Training games at Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona, begins this Saturday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m. MST/11 a.m. CST. This year, fans can secure tickets to their must-have dates one day earlier through the online MasterCard Presale, beginning Friday, Jan. 8, at 10 a.m. MST/11 a.m. CST through 10:59 p.m. MST/11:59 p.m. CST. Fans using a MasterCard can purchase single-game Spring Training tickets in advance of the general on-sale date at a 15 percent premium in excess of face value, while fans using other forms of payment may purchase tickets at a 20 percent premium.
The Cubs open their 2016 Spring Training home schedule by hosting the Los Angeles Angels Friday, March 4, at 1:05 p.m. MST. The team has added a split-squad home game vs. the Kansas City Royals at Sloan Park Monday, March 7, at 1:05 p.m. MST, increasing the home schedule to 15 games. The complete 2016 Spring Training schedule is available at cubs.com.
Tickets may be purchased online at cubs.com, over the phone at 1-800-THE-CUBS (800-843-2827) or in person at the Sloan Park ticket office from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. MST. There is a limit of 10 tickets per game for a maximum of five games per order.
“After another season with record-setting attendance, we’re very excited to begin our third season of Spring Training games at Sloan Park,” said Justin Piper, general manager of Spring Training business operations. “We expect an enthusiastic response to the team’s exciting offseason and encourage fans to purchase their tickets early once again.”
Details for purchasing single game tickets follow:
Purchasing Tickets In-person
Tickets may be purchased at Sloan Park, located at 2330 W. Rio Salado Parkway in Mesa, Arizona. The ticket office opens Jan. 9 at 10 a.m. MST. Standard hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. MST, Monday through Saturday, as well as during Sunday home games.
Purchasing Tickets by Phone and Online
Tickets may be purchased through the general sale over the phone by dialing 1-800-THE-CUBS (800-843-2827) or online by visiting cubs.com beginning Jan. 9 at 10 a.m. MST/11 a.m. CST.
Fans looking to participate in the online MasterCard Presale can purchase one day earlier, beginning Friday, Jan. 8, at 10 a.m. MST/11 a.m. CST through 10:59 p.m. MST/11:59 p.m. CST.
Fans may direct ticket and additional Spring Training questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. For continuously updated information and to take a virtual tour of Sloan Park, please visit sloanpark.com.