#Cubs promo schedule; tix on sale Friday
Pajama bottoms, a Ron Santo replica statue, a 1916 throwback jersey, and Joe Maddon, Jake Arrieta, Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo, and Kyle Schwarber bobbleheads are among the items that will be given to fans during certain Cubs home dates at Wrigley Field this year.
Single game tickets for the 2016 season go on sale Friday, starting at 10 a.m. CT on http://www.Cubs.com or by calling 800-THE-CUBS (800-843-2827).
The Cubs will celebrate a century of the team playing at Wrigley Field this year, and will wear a commemorative patch on their home uniforms featuring a version of the 1916 logo in modern colors.
On July 6 against the Reds, both teams will wear 1916 throwback uniforms, and the Cubs will give away up to 30,000 replica throwback jerseys, presented by Ideal Industries Inc.
A Santo replica statue will be given to the first 10,000 fans on April 30, and a Ryne Sandberg retired number flag will be handed out May 30.
There will be a Rizzo “tarp catch” bobblehead on July 5, an Arrieta Cy Young award bobblehead on July 20, a Bryant Rookie of the Year bobblehead on Aug. 1, and a Schwarber home run bobblehead on Sept. 16. All will be presented to the first 10,000 fans each game.
Tickets for each regular season home game are available for purchase during Friday’s general on-sale, including Opening Day against the Reds April 11.
A virtual waiting room will begin accepting customers at 9:30 a.m. CT on Friday. At 10 a.m. CT, customers will be randomly selected from that waiting room to begin purchasing tickets. All Internet customers will need a valid account. There is a four-ticket purchase limit for Marquee and Platinum games per household, credit card or email address.
Here is the Cubs’ 2016 promotional calendar:
April 11: Cubs Magnet Schedule presented by Giordano’s (Up to 1st 30,000 fans)
April 30: Ron Santo Replica Statue presented by TransUnion (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
May 8: Cubs Charities “Pink Out” T-shirt presented by Advocate Health Care (Up to 1st 5,000 Budweiser Bleacher fans)
May 30: Ryne Sandberg Retired Number Flag presented by Pepsi (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
June 1: Cubs Cap presented by Conquer Cancer Foundation (Up to 1st 5,000 Budweiser Bleacher fans)
June 3: Cubs Tote Bag presented by MLB Network (Up to 1st 20,000 fans)
June 4: Commemorative Oversized Trading Card presented by Topps (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
June 5: Cubs Laundry Hamper presented by Vienna Beef (Up to 1st 5,000 children)
June 19: Kids Hooded Towel (Up to 1st 5,000 children)
July 4: Cubs Camo Apron presented by Magellan Corporation (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
July 5: Anthony Rizzo “Tarp Catch” Bobblehead presented by Reynolds Wrap (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
July 6: 1916 Chicago Cubs Replica Throwback Jersey presented by Ideal Industries Inc. (Up to 1st 30,000 fans)
July 17: Cubs Family Decals presented by Gonnella Baking Co. (Up to 1st 5,000 children)
July 18: Cubs Ear Buds with Case presented by Starwood Preferred Guest (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
July 19: Cubs Pajama Bottoms presented by American Airlines (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
July 20: Jake Arrieta “Cy Young” Award Bobblehead presented by Pepsi (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
July 30: Cubs Misting Fan presented by Comcast SportsNet (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
July 31: Cubs Youth Batting Practice Pullover (Up to 1st 5,000 children)
Aug. 1: Kris Bryant “Rookie of the Year” Award Bobblehead presented by Wintrust Community Banks (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
Aug. 3: Cubs Graphic Socks presented by StubHub (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
Aug. 14: Clark Hat presented by Velveeta (Up to 1st 5,000 children)
Aug. 16: Joe Maddon “Manager of the Year” Award Bobblehead presented by Benjamin Moore (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
Aug. 17: Cubs Beach Tote Bag presented by Las Vegas (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
Aug. 18: Cubs Floppy Hat presented by RumChata (Up to 1st 10,000 Adults)
Aug. 30: Cubs Wine Cork Sunglasses presented by Barefoot Wine (Up to 1st 10,000 Adults)
Sept. 3: Cubs Tumbler presented by Pepsi (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
Sept. 16: Kyle Schwarber “Home Run” Bobblehead presented by Comcast SportsNet (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)
Sept. 17: Cubs Stainless Steel Drink Bottle presented by IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. (Up to 1st 10,000 fans)