Score big this holiday season with Chicago sports experiences

Chicago is universally considered one of the best sports towns in America, so if you’re looking for a memorable gift you won’t find in the local mall, we’ve got just ticket!

Chicago Bulls

The Chicago Bulls offer a host of awesome Fan Experiences that also give back through Chicago Bulls Charities. Get your message on the scoreboard at halftime, have Benny the Bull visit your seats for a photo op or hit the court pre-game with Benny and an official Bulls photographer for a group photo. There’s even an Honorary Rebounder Experience, where kids ages 10-18 can rebound on-court for players during pre-game warmup.

Chicago Blackhawks

If your future Stanley Cup champ can’t get enough Chicago Blackhawks action, download the free Club Blackhawks app. This first-of-its-kind app connects young fans with the Blackhawks in a safe, interactive environment. When downloading on the Apple App Store and, add on a paid membership to Tommy’s Crew, the Blackhawks kids club that provides access to cool opportunities, like the chance to shoot the puck at a home game.

Chicago Wolves

For affordable, family-friendly entertainment, you can’t go wrong with Chicago Wolves tickets. The Howliday Gift Pack is sure to get your whole pack howling: Get 10 vouchers to use for games of your choice, a commemorative holiday puck, knit hat and scarf and a 30-minute GameWorks play card.

Don’t forget to sign your mini fans up for the Skates Mates Kids Club. Upgrade to the All-Star Club for $9.95 and get one free ticket per month to the Skates Mates Kids Club games. You also get an exclusive invite to a party with the players, a chance to shoot against Skates on the ice after a game, a T-shirt and a free meal.

Chicago White Sox

The Slugger Membership comes with two tickets and special offers while the All-Star Membership includes invitations to three special events and exclusive Kids Club gear.

Chicago Fire

Get your little soccer enthusiasts excited for the season with a Winter Pack. For $99, you receive four opening night tickets and four Chicago Fire scarves. Kids will feel super cool sporting their new scarves in school in January.

Chicago Bears

The noon game at Soldier Field on Dec. 24 sounds like a fabulous gift to kick off the holidays. First-time Bears game attendees can get a customized “My First Bears Game” certificate in the mail if they stop by the Fan Services booth.

The new Chicago Bears Crib Club is a great way to share your fandom with little ones under age 5. Those 0-2 can receive items like a baby bib, rattle and “Bears Fan On Board” sticker, while kids ages 3-4 get a Bear bank, growth chart and personalized locker room photo.

Or give the gift of a great summer, with a week at Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps, offered in more than 20 locations around Chicagoland.

Chicago Cubs

You don’t have to wait for summer to get your [World Champion!] Cubs fix. The 2017 Cubs Convention is Jan. 13-15. Passes and hotel packages are available, and kid-friendly activities are scheduled throughout the weekend.

Join Clark’s Crew for $30 plus shipping and receive exclusive discounts and free admission to special events, gear and fast-pass privileges for Kids Run the Bases following Sunday day games. The Newborn Fan Club is a great gift for soon-to-be-sluggers, with an adorable Cubs “Rookie of the Year” onesie and Cubs beanie cap, custom-made birth certificate and personalized Wrigley Field Marquee photo.

Cortney Fries
Cortney Fries
An award-winning travel journalist, Cortney Fries (pronounced "freeze") has been writing about family travel for over a decade. She knows that parents planning trips are looking for all members to have fun and make lasting memories. Cortney believes that you should definitely try anything that makes you slightly nervous.
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