NIU Night at the Chicago Cubs


Monday, Sept. 16


Come out to Wrigley Field and cheer on the Chicago Cubs with the NIU Alumni Association!

On Monday, Sept. 16, the Cubs are celebrating the alumni, students and fans of NIU. This special ticket offer includes a ticket to the Cubs-Reds game at Wrigley Field and a special-edition Cubs cap in NIU's Cardinal and Black colors.

The cap will available for pickup at the Special Ticket Offer redemption table located at the northwest corner of Gallagher Way until the end of the fifth inning. Gallagher Way is the open-air gathering space located on the western side of the ballpark on Clark Street.

PLEASE NOTE: Once inside, you will not be able to exit and re-enter the ballpark through the Gallagher Way Gate to redeem your Cubs and NIU baseball cap until after the start of the game.

In addition, proceeds of each ticket will go to the NIU Alumni Association for scholarships, programming and outreach. Come out and show your Huskie pride!

Before the game, the NIU Alumni Association will host a pregame event at The Cubby Bear, 1059 W. Addison St., from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. The pregame party includes two drink tickets and a dinner buffet featuring Chicago style hot dogs, burgers, french fries, pasta salad and dessert. The cost for the pregame event is $25 in advance, and $30 at the door.

Questions? Please contact Amy Ogden at 815-753-1449 or

NOTE: Tickets to the game must be purchased through the Cubs Special Ticket Offers page. Get your tickets today!

Event Information

Pregame -

  • Cost: $25 ($30 at the door)
  • Time: 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
  • Location: The Cubby Bear

Game -

  • First pitch: 7:05 p.m.
  • Opponent: Cincinnati Reds
  • Ticket link


4:30PM - 10:00PM Mon 16 Sep 2019, Central timezone


The Cubby Bear
1059 W Addison St
Chicago, IL 60613 USA

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