Cubs pitchers Kerry Wood and Andrew Cashner highlight April 26 debut event
CHICAGO (CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM) — WGN Radio and the Chicago Cubs have teamed up to present Cubs Corner at Wildfire Chicago, a series of seven one-hour radio broadcasts hosted over lunch featuring Cubs players, coaches, legends and management with WGN Sports Night hosts David Kaplan and Brian Noonan.
The first Cubs Corner broadcast will take place Tuesday, April 26, featuring Cubs pitchers Kerry Wood and Andrew Cashner. 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.
Each Cubs Corner broadcast will feature a question-and-answer radio format between David Kaplan, Brian Noonan and the Cubs’ featured guests. Members of the audience will have an opportunity to submit questions for the guests toward the end of each show.
Tickets to each Cubs Corner broadcast are priced at $75 per person, which includes tax and gratuity. Tickets for children 12 years of age and under may be purchased at $40. Valet parking will be available at a discounted rate of $6. Each ticket includes a lunch of signature Wildfire dishes, including dinner rolls, individual salads, an individual main course plate including filet mignon, grilled herb marinated chicken breast, mashed potatoes, roasted vegetables and an individual flourless chocolate cake with vanilla ice cream for dessert. Vegetarian and allergy-friendly meal options are available upon request.
Dates and featured guests for additional Cubs Corner broadcasts will be posted on Cubs.com, WGNRadio.com and WildfireRestaurant.com. Wildfire Chicago is located at 159 W. Erie St. Chicago, IL 60654. For more information or to make a reservation, please call Laura Rosen or Shannon Ryan of Wildfire Restaurants in Chicago at 312-787-9000 and mention the Cubs Corner events.
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