Season Kick-Off Event To Be Held at Busch Stadium and Ballpark Village on January 14-16
All Proceeds From Annual Cardinals Care Event To Support Local Children
ST. LOUIS, Mo., November 22, 2022– Cardinals Care, the charitable foundation of the St. Louis Cardinals, today announced that admission tickets for the 26th Winter Warm-Up will go on sale Friday, November 25, at 10:00 a.m. CT. The largest fundraising event organized by Cardinals Care, the 2023 Winter Warm-Up will take place Saturday, January 14, through Monday, January 16 (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day), at Busch Stadium and Ballpark Village. Event times are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT on Saturday and Sunday, and 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. CT on Monday.
Beginning Friday morning, fans can purchase three-day admission tickets for the Winter Warm-Up online at cardinals.com/WWU. Three-day admission tickets are $50 for fans age 16 and over and $25 for children ages 4 to 15. Kids under 4 are admitted free of charge. All tickets will be issued electronically via MLB’s Ballpark App. Hotel packages at Live! by Loews – St. Louis and The Westin St. Louis will also go on sale on Friday, November 25. Booking information can be found at cardinals.com/WWU.
Cardinals Care will also launch the 2023 Winter Warm-Up 50/50 raffle on Friday, November 25, starting at 10:00 a.m. CT. Fans who purchase raffle tickets by 5 p.m. CT on Saturday, January 14 will be entered into a bonus raffle for a set of three (3) authentic Yadier Molina jerseys. Tickets cost $5 for 3 raffle tickets, $10 for 10, $20 for 60, and $50 for 200. Tickets will be available for purchase online at cardinals.com/WWU for those located in the state of Missouri at time of purchase and in person at the event. The raffle will close on Monday, January 16 at 3:00 p.m. CT.
The 2023 Cardinals Care Winter Warm-Up will feature family-friendly activities set up both at Busch Stadium and Ballpark Village. In addition to the new venue, fans who purchase Winter Warm-Up tickets will also enjoy complimentary access to a tour of the Cardinals Clubhouse, an exclusive opportunity that only happens during the Winter Warm-Up weekend, and admission to the Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum. Also new for 2023, fans will have the option to purchase single day tickets beginning in January.
Members of the military, police and fire departments with an active ID can receive one free adult daily admission ticket, which must be obtained in person at the Busch Stadium Box Office each day of the event, while supplies last.
Over Winter Warm-Up weekend, fans will enjoy entertainment and live auctions from the Main Stage in Bally Sports Live!, autographs in the Budweiser Brewhouse, Crown Room and PBR, plus special presentations on the third floor of Cardinals Nation. Busch Stadium will serve as the site for the Cardinals Care Store, Silent Auction display, autograph stations, and an exhibit hall where fans will find a wide variety of sports memorabilia treasures and more. Activities for kids will also be available throughout the footprint of the event.
“The Winter Warm-Up is the perfect opportunity for our passionate fans to kickoff the baseball season and meet their favorite players, past and current, and hear from front office leadership about the upcoming season, all while helping kids here in our community,” said Michael Hall, Vice President of Community Relations and Executive Director of Cardinals Care.
Autograph ticket on sale information will be announced mid-December. Fans can visit cardinals.com/WWU or follow @CardinalsCare on Twitter for the latest details.