Why Choose The Cougars
The Cougars are a terrific destination for your group outing. Whether it's just the family or an event for your business, social club or organization, the Cougars have all the bases covered. Fifth Third Bank Ballpark is the ultimate destination for group fun - we have over 20 different catered party areas including outfield decks, rooftop party decks, a Super Suite and 15 private party suites.
And what can we offer? An outing of affordable entertainment, fantastic food and a memorable experience for your group from start to finish. Visit the Cougars this year - the best place for groups to have fun in the Chicagoland area.
1.) Affordability. Group tickets start at just $8 with options for even bigger discounts. All-you-can-eat all inclusive picnic packages start at $25.00 per person.
2.) Flexibility. With flexibility in dates, seat types and menus, we have options to suit any size group or budget. Best of all, you can reserve space now with a deposit, then pay for only the tickets you need 6 weeks before the game.
3.) Convenience. Planning a group outing is as easy as 1-2-3. First, select a date from our game schedule. Second, call us at (630) 232-8811 to reserve your group event. Third, start promoting your group outing! Ask us about our custom-designed flyers and posters to help get the word out.
4.) Fun. Fireworks shows, autograph sessions, between-innings promotions and chances to run the bases are part of the mix. Groups also have a chance to participate in game events!
5.) Unique Settings. Consider our upper deck party suites and rooftops for private indoor and outdoor space, as well as our outfield decks - a unique and social setting to catch all of the action on the field while socializing with fellow group members.
6.) Food and Beverage. For years, we've prided ourselves on food and beverage menus that exceed expectations for variety and quality. Let us cater an all-you-can-eat picnic menu where we handle set-up, cooking and clean-up, so you can enjoy quality time with your guests. Specialty beers are available as well as a unique dessert menu to satisfy any appetite.
7.) Star Power. Say "I saw them first" when you catch the future stars at a Cougars game. More than 100 former Cougars have reached the Major Leagues including World Series champions, All-Stars and current Cubs and Sox players. The Cougars are the only minor league team in the Chicagoland area whose players are affiliated with Major League Baseball.