NIU Night With the Chicago Cubs Pregame Reception

Wednesday, Sept. 20

NIU Night with the Chicago Cubs

Join the NIU Alumni Association on the first-floor patio at Brickhouse Tavern, Wednesday, Sept. 20, from 5-6:45 p.m. for a pregame reception before NIU night at the Chicago Cubs.

Network with fellow alumni while enjoying the patio next to Gallagher Way. Attendees will enjoy an hors d'oeuvres buffet and the first round of drinks with each paid registration.


After the reception, watch the Cubs take on the Pittsburgh Pirates, first pitch will take place at 6:40 p.m. 

NIU Cubs game day hatA special ticket package has been arranged for all students, alumni and fans of NIU. The package includes a ticket to the Cubs-Pirates game at Wrigley Field and a special-edition Cubs and Northern Illinois University hat. To purchase tickets please visit Northern Illinois University - Pirates at Cubs (

Questions? Please contact Dana King, ’05, director of NIU Foundation and Alumni events at or 815-753-5421.

Event Details

$30 per person



5:00PM - 6:45PM Wed 20 Sep 2023, Central timezone


Brickhouse Tavern
3647 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60613

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