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: Simeon High School Student Jamari Williams Shot And Killed Blocks From School; Classmate Wounded In Separate Shooting In Hyde Park
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: City To Install Or Upgrade 100 Miles Of Bike Lanes Over Next Two Years
With the reopening limited tickets are over and you can now buy tickets for the whole season.MORE NEWS: Chicago Teachers Union Says CPS Not Listening To Their COVID Concerns, And Thousands Of Students Have Been Quarantined
Big crowds are expected at bars and restaurants in Wrigleyville Friday.