White Sox NIUNIU Day With Chicago White Sox

The White Sox have arranged a special patio party for NIU Day on Aug. 11 with food and an exclusive NIU-branded White Sox cap!

Northern Illinois University alumni, students, faculty/staff, family and friends are invited to NIU Day with the Chicago White Sox on Sunday, Aug. 11 The White Sox take on the Oakland Athletics at 1:10 p.m. at Guaranteed Rate Field.

The special Patio Party ticket package includes a pregame buffet, beverages, a lower-box game ticket and a one-of-a-kind White Sox-NIU hat, based on availability. The Patio Party entrance is located at Gate 1, while the nearest parking lots are Lots D, E, F and L.


The pregame buffet will feature an all-you-can-eat menu of BBQ ribs, fried chicken, hot dogs, hamburgers, cole slaw, potato salad, beer, wine and Coca-Cola products. Food and beverage service on the patio begins at 11:40 a.m. and concludes at 1:40 p.m. This is an $82 value that is being offered to the NIU community for just $53! Get your tickets at whitesox.com/NIU.

Special note for hat voucher: When you purchase your Patio Party package, you will automatically receive a hat voucher for each ticket purchased. Hat vouchers are limited to the first 1,000 tickets purchased. You can redeem the voucher at the patio entrance (Gate 1) or at the Group Sales Redemption area, located on the left-field concourse behind sections 160/161 between the first and third innings. You must present your voucher to receive your hat.

Please note: All tickets, Patio, and Hat vouchers are mobile delivery ONLY. Patio and Hat Vouchers will be loaded into your White Sox account a week prior to the game.