Chicago Opens Mass Vaccination Sites Near Wrigley Field, At Chicago State UniversityIn an effort to get even more vaccines into arms as new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are rising again in Chicago, city officials said two new mass vaccination sites will open on Monday, April 5, near Wrigley Field and at Chicago State University.
Cubs Home Opener Comes With Tight Restrictions At Wrigley Field; City Appears To Have Passed TestBaseball was back at Wrigley Field Thursday as the Cubs took on the Pittsburgh Pirates on a chilly Opening Day 2021 – though with reduced crowds. It was the first mega-event Chicago has seen since the pandemic began.
'We're Just So Excited To Be Back': Cubs Fans Happy To Be At The Ballgame, Even With COVID Restrictions"They have zip ties on these four seats and on these two next to us then no one can sit in front or behind us."
Opening Day At Wrigley Field With Fans Returning; Here's What You Need To knowFor the Chicago Cubs' opening day, there will be fans in the stands.
Wrigleyville Shops Hope Return Of Cubs Fans To The Stands Helps Boost Their Business TooFor small business owner Mel Nelson and others on her block, it's been a struggle with not many shoppers since the pandemic and fan-less games in 2020.
Cubs Implement Touchless Entry System, Other New Measures To Prevent Crowding At StadiumChanges have been made to keep everyone safe, including a new touchless entering system. Fans don't even have to hand over their phones or keys before going through metal detectors.
Chicago Cubs Release Ticket Plan For Games At Wrigley Field During COVID-19 PandemicThe Chicago Cubs today announced the launch of a presale opportunity for fans to register for random drawings to win a chance to purchase tickets to limited-capacity regular season home games. Attendance will be limited due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Cubs, White Sox Enthusiastic About Return Of Fans To StandsThe Cubs and White Sox will be allowed to have roughly 8,000 fans at the ballpark to start the season next month.
Ballclubs, Business Owners Say Fans Being Allowed At Wrigley, Guaranteed Rate Fields Is Good NewsFor the first time in a year, fans will soon be heading back to the stands at both Major League Baseball parks in Chicago.
White Sox, Cubs Fans Will Be Able To Attend Ballgames This Season; Ballpark Capacity Limited To 20%With a normal capacity of 41,374, Wrigley Field will be limited to 8,274 fans per game. With a normal capacity of just over 40,000 guests, Guaranteed Rate Field will be limited to 8,122 fans per game.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Expects Cubs And White Sox Can Have Fans In The Stands At Some Point This Season; 'I Think They’ve Come Up With Very Good Plans'“I think there will be a point sometime this season where you’ll see fans in the stands at both Wrigley [Field] and Guaranteed Rate Field, which I still call Sox Park,” Lightfoot said Tuesday afternoon
Northwestern Football Scheduled To Play Purdue At Wrigley Field In Fall 2021College football is scheduled to return to Wrigley Field this coming fall, with the Northwestern Wildcats playing host to the Purdue Boilermakers.
Chicago Buildings To Go Dark Tuesday Night In Honor Of National COVID-19 MemorialChicago's buildings will go dark Tuesday night in participation of the National COVID-19 Memorial Service.
Wrigley Field Named National Historic Landmark“The historical significance of Wrigley Field is interwoven into our nation’s story and a key part of what has become America’s beloved pastime for over a century,” Interior Secretary David Bernhardt said.
Cubs Playoff Baseball Begins In Wrigleyville, Under Much Different Circumstances Than UsualPlayoff baseball is back at Wrigley Field, but because of COVID-19, fans are not.