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SoxFest 2018

January 26-28, 2018 at the Hilton Chicago

SoxFest 2018 - sponsored by Beggars Pizza, the Chicago Auto Show, Guaranteed Rate, NBC Sports Chicago and WGN-TV - will be held January 26-28, 2018, at the Hilton Chicago.

The 26th annual fan convention will include opportunities for fans to connect with former Sox stars and the current team through fun interactive spaces, popular autograph sessions, question-and-answer seminars and more. SoxFest takes place at the Hilton Chicago (720 S. Michigan Ave.) during the following times:

  • 4-9 p.m. on Friday, January 26
  • 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 27 - followed by the family party for hotel guests only
  • 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 28

Single and Two-Day Passes

A limited number of single and two-day passes to SoxFest will be available at 10 a.m. on Monday, January 8. Passes will be available for $50 for a Saturday-only pass, $40 for a Sunday-only pass and $75 for fans who purchase both Saturday and Sunday passes.

Single and Two-Day Passes

Saturday-only passes are sold out. A limited number of Sunday and two-day passes to SoxFest are available for $40 for a Sunday-only pass and $75 for fans who purchase both Saturday and Sunday passes.

Hotel Packages and Weekend Passes - SOLD OUT

Premium Upgrade Packages

Premium Upgrade Packages - SOLD OUT!

Team Members Scheduled to Appear

Current team members

José Abreu, Tim Anderson, Welington Castillo, Matt Davidson, Nicky Delmonico, Adam Engel, Carson Fulmer, Avisaíl García, Lucas Giolito, Reynaldo López, Yoán Moncada, Carlos Rodón, Yolmer Sánchez and Kevan Smith


Jake Burger, Dylan Cease, Zack Collins, Alec Hansen, Eloy Jiménez, Michael Kopech, Blake Rutherford and Gavin Sheets

Former White Sox players

Harold Baines, Jose ContrerasCarlton Fisk*, Jon Garland, Bo Jackson*, Ron Kittle, Carlos May, Tim Raines* and Frank Thomas


Jason Benetti, Ed Farmer, Ken "Hawk" Harrelson, Darrin Jackson and Steve Stone

Coaching Staff

Manager Rick Renteria and coaches Daryl BostonNick CapraDon CooperCurt HaslerJoe McEwingMark SalasGreg Sparks and Todd Steverson

Front Office

General Manager Rick Hahn, Assistant General Manager Jeremy Haber, Senior Director of Baseball Operations Dan Fabian, Director of Player Development Chris Getz and Director of Scouting Nick Hostetler

* Due to personal contractual obligations, Carlton Fisk and Bo Jackson are only eligible to sign photos of SoxFest fans posed with them or White Sox-provided photos, while Hall of Famer Tim Raines is only eligible to sign a White Sox-provided item at SoxFest, which is a baseball with "Tim Raines Hall of Fame Class of 2017" on it exclusively available through the premium upgrade package.

Additional Information

SoxFest will call is located in the Hilton Chicago's 8th Street lobby. It will be open during the following times:

  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, January 26 (for hotel packages only)
  • 3-9 p.m. on Friday, January 26 (for all event passes)
  • 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 27
  • 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 28

A full schedule of events will be available on this site the week of SoxFest. For questions about the event, please check back here for updates or send an email to

We look forward to seeing you at this year's event!