St. Louis Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals Winter Warm-Up tickets to on sale Friday

Cardinals fans line up for autographs at the annual Winter Warm-Up in 2016.
Cardinals fans line up for autographs at the annual Winter Warm-Up in 2016.

Beginning Friday morning, St. Louis Cardinals fans will be able to purchase tickets for the 23rd annual Winter Warm-Up, the baseball team’s largest fundraising effort of the year.

The 2019 Winter Warm-Up will take place Jan. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch, a news release from the team stated. Event times are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday.

Winter Warm-Up raises money for Cardinals Care, the team’s charitable fund whose mission is caring for kids in the Cardinals’ community. Fans can meet their favorite players at autograph sessions, play interactive games, share memories with Hall of Famers, take photos with Fredbird, find collectible memorabilia and participate in Q&A sessions with Cardinals players, front office members and media.

Many former players’ autographs are free with an admission ticket, while current players require an autograph ticket available through a specific additional donation. All autograph tickets will be sold online and at the Busch Stadium Box Office beginning Dec. 10 at noon through Jan. 17 at noon.

Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday morning. Fans can purchase admission tickets for the three-day Winter Warm-Up online at Tickets will also be sold at the Busch Stadium Box Office beginning Monday, Nov. 26.

Those who order online by noon on Jan. 10 will receive their tickets in the mail. After that deadline, admission tickets will be available at the Busch Stadium Box Office during regular box office hours.

The prices for admission tickets, which are valid for all three days of the Warm-Up, are $40 for fans age 16 and over or $10 for children age 5 to 15. Kids under 5 years old are admitted for free.

Members of the military, police and fire departments with an active ID can receive one free adult admission ticket which must be obtained in person at the Busch Stadium Box Office or at the event. Busch Stadium Box Office will be closed Nov. 23, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day and on weekends.

More details are available at, including player autograph dates, times and, if required, additional donation amounts.