SOUTH BEND, IN - As Opening Night at Four Winds Field continues to inch closer, the South Bend Cubs have announced the return of their exclusive Opening Night VIP package. The team will open the 2019 season on Thursday, April 4 against the West Michigan Whitecaps.
The VIP package, presented by Budweiser, will go on sale to the public on Monday, March 4 at 10:00 a.m. ET. Individual-game tickets for all home games will be available starting on March 6 at 12:00 p.m. ET.
The Budweiser Opening Day VIP Package includes:
- A seat in the Budweiser Picnic Garden
- Two hour all-you-can-eat ballpark buffet (includes soda)
- Two drink vouchers (must be at least 21 years old)
- One South Bend Cubs '47 Brand hat
"Every year when the VIP Package goes on sale, it does not take long for all 200 available to sell out," South Bend Cubs Team President Joe Hart said. "This is a great opportunity for our fans to enjoy Opening Night along with their food and drinks already covered and ready to go."
Only 200 VIP Packages will be available. The Opening Day package, valued at $66, will be available for only $35 and can be purchased by calling (574) 235-9988 or visiting the South Bend Cubs Box Office. Ticket packages will not be available online.
About the South Bend Cubs
The South Bend Cubs are the Class A minor league affiliate of the 2016 World Series Champion Chicago Cubs. Over the past 31 seasons, the team has won five Midwest League titles, most recently in 2005, and has captured 12 division titles. In 2019, the South Bend Cubs will host the Midwest League All-Star Game. In June 2017, Four Winds Field, home of the South Bend Cubs, was voted Best Class A ballpark in the country by Ballpark Digest. In 2015 the team was named Ballpark Digest's Team of the Year and received the John H. Johnson President's Award, the highest award in minor league baseball. The team is owned and operated by Swing-Batter-Swing, LLC whose principal shareholder is Andrew T. Berlin of Chicago, Ill.
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