CHICAGO (CBS)– The Cubs are welcoming back crowds at 100% capacity for the first time since September 2019.
With full capacity, 41,000 fans at Wrigley Field can cheer on the Cubs against the rival Cardinals.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Illinois: Infection Rate Reaches New Low; Fewest New Cases In 15 Months
Julian Green, Cubs senior vice president of communications, said fully vaccinated fans do not have to wear a mask at the ballpark. There will still be sanitation stations and contactless payments.READ MORE: Driver Charged With DUI In Crash Involving 2 CPD Officers, One Driver Injured In South Austin
With the reopening limited tickets are over and you can now buy tickets for the whole season.MORE NEWS: Explosion, Industrial Fire Prompts Evacuation Order In Rockton, Illinois
Big crowds are expected at bars and restaurants in Wrigleyville Friday.