WGN Radio’s Cubs Corner Presented by Galaxie Home Remodeling and Wintrust Community Banks Returns April 10 At Wildfire Chicago
First event of 2012 season to feature Cubs General Manager Jed Hoyer and a Cubs starting pitcher
WGN Radio and the Chicago Cubs have teamed up again to present Cubs Corner, a series of one-hour radio broadcasts hosted over lunch throughout the 2012 season, presented by Galaxie Home Remodeling and Wintrust Community Banks and sponsored by Collision Centers of America and Phillips Chevrolet. Originating from Wildfire Chicago at 159 W. Erie Street in Chicago, the shows will feature Cubs players, coaches, legends and management with WGN Sports Night hosts David Kaplan, Brian Noonan and Andrea Darlas. Each broadcast will feature a question-and-answer format between the WGN Radio hosts and the featured Cubs guests, and members of the audience will also have an opportunity to submit questions for guests throughout the show. The debut Cubs Corner broadcast of the 2012 season will take place Tuesday, April 10, featuring Cubs General Manager Jed Hoyer and a Cubs starting pitcher to be announced.
On-site registration begins at 11 a.m., followed by lunch at 11:30 a.m. and a live broadcast from 12-1 p.m. Tickets to each Cubs Corner broadcast are priced at $55 per person, inclusive of tax and gratuity, and each guest will receive an autographed photograph of one of the featured panelists upon check-in. Valet parking will be available at a discounted rate of $6. Each ticket includes a lunch of signature Wildfire dishes, including rolls, an individual salad, an individual main course plate and dessert. Vegetarian and allergy-friendly meal options are available upon request. To purchase tickets, visit www.wgnradio.com/events. For questions call Laura Nessel of Wildfire Restaurants in Chicago at 312-787-9000.
Dates for the remaining Cubs Corner events are listed below. Featured guests will be announced at a later date and posted at www.wgnradio.com/events.
Tuesday, May 8
Tuesday, June 12
Tuesday, July 17
Tuesday, August 14
Tuesday, September 18
October date TBA