The Largest Gathering of Chicago Bears EVER

This only happens once. We’ll kick it off with a captivating Opening Ceremony on Friday Night. Fans can meet players, relive behind-the-scenes moments, share stories, and look to the future. Enjoy free autographs, photo opps, football panels, and interactive activities for fans of all ages. Take a walk through Bears history and view rarely seen memorabilia, photos, and documents.

Scheduled to Appear**

Gale Sayers

HOF Class of '77

Dick Butkus

HOF Class of '79

Mike Ditka

HOF Class of '88

Mike Singletary

HOF Class of '98

Dan Hampton

HOF Class of '02

Richard Dent

HOF Class of '11

Brian Urlacher

HOF Class of '18

Current Players Attending

Tarik Cohen

Kyle Fuller

Akiem Hicks

Eddie Jackson

Khalil Mack

Mitchell Trubisky

Alumni Attending

Neal Anderson

Mike Brown

Gary Fencik

Matt Forte

Roberto Garza

Willie Gault

Tommie Harris

Devin Hester

Johnny Knox

Olin Kreutz

Patrick Mannelly

Jim McMahon

Steve McMichael

Emery Moorehead

Johnny Morris

Ed O'Bradovich

Doug Plank

Charles Tillman

Tom Waddle

Bob Wetoska

James "Big Cat" Williams

Otis Wilson

Chris Zorich

More players confirmed soon. Check back periodically for updates.

Event Details



Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont

5555 N River Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018



Friday, June 7, 2019

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Sunday, June 9, 2019



Friday, June 7: 5:30pm - 10:00pm

*Doors open at 5:30pm, Opening Ceremony begins at 7:30pm

Saturday, June 8: 8:30am - 6:00pm

Sunday, June 9: 8:30am - 12:00pm



$15 all day parking.

Located in the Convention Center Parking Garage - 9500 William St.

Panels & Experiences

Legacy Panel - Quarterbacks

Legacy Panel - Quarterbacks

Chicago Bears Pro Bowl quarterbacks Jim McMahon and Mitchell Trubisky unite to share their experiences as offensive leaders of the NFL’s founding franchise.

Saturday - 9:15AM - 10:15AM

Legacy Panel - Hall of Fame Linebackers

Legacy Panel - Hall of Fame Linebackers

Bears Hall of Famers Mike Singletary, Dick Butkus, and Brian Urlacher come together to recount their favorite moments as members of the storied franchise’s rich middle linebacker history.

Saturday - 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Legacy Panel - 1963 Championship

Legacy Panel - 1963 Championship

Legendary players and personalities Mike Ditka, Johnny Morris and Bob Wetoska helped Coach Halas clinch his final NFL Championship against the New York Giants at Wrigley Field. Hear from the champions themselves as they join to remember that epic victory.

Saturday - 11:45AM - 12:45PM

Spicin’ it Up

Spicin’ it Up

Anything can happen when Anthony “Spice” Adams is in charge, so get ready for a lively conversation and countless hijinks with Tarik Cohen, Allen Robinson II and Matt Forte.

Saturday - 11:30AM - 12:30PM

Legacy Panel - 06' NFC Championship

Legacy Panel - 06' NFC Championship

Hear first-hand from members of the 2006 NFC Championship team including Roberto Garza, Olin Kreutz, Patrick Mannelly and Charles Tillman on their epic run to the Super Bowl.

Saturday - 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Legacy Panel - Safeties

Legacy Panel - Safeties

Chicago Bears defensive playmakers Mike Brown, Gary Fencik, Eddie Jackson and Doug Plank discuss their hard-hitting, record-setting roles as the team’s last line of defense.

Saturday - 2:15PM - 3:15PM

Kids Press Conference

Kids Press Conference

Kids can take the lead and ask Chase Daniel, Cody Whitehair, and Staley Da Bear some hard-hitting questions.

Saturday - 2:15PM - 3:15PM

Legacy Panel - Defensive Line

Legacy Panel - Defensive Line

Past and present defensive linemen including Dan Hampton, Tommie Harris, Akiem Hicks, Ed O’Bradovich and Chris Zorich unite to spotlight the Chicago Bears’ acclaimed defense and discuss the differences and similarities between then and now.

Saturday - 3:30PM - 4:30PM

Meet the Coordinators

Meet the Coordinators

Returning offensive coordinator Mark Helfrich and special teams coordinator Chris Tabor are joined by the Bears’ new defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano to discuss the team’s three phases, including Mitchell Trubisky’s growth, how to maintain last year’s top-ranked defense and the special teams impact on a game.

Saturday - 4:30PM - 5:30PM

Legacy Panel - 1985 Super Bowl

Legacy Panel - 1985 Super Bowl

Super Bowl legends Richard Dent, Emery Moorehead, Willie Gault and Otis Wilson reminisce about the glories of the ’85 championship, Super Bowl Shuffle and everything in between.

Saturday - 4:45PM - 5:45PM

Chasing Great

Chasing Great

Prince Amukamara, Kyle Fuller, Charles Leno Jr., Anthony Miller and Danny Trevathan share what it took to claim the 2018 NFC North Division championship and how they will capitalize on the momentum as they challenge for a Super Bowl trophy.

Sunday - 9:15AM - 10:05AM

Building the Future

Building the Future

Gain insight into the process behind everything from Bears Draft picks and free agent signings to what the future looks like from the personnel team leading the way, including Director of Player Personnel Josh Lucas, Assistant Director of Player Personnel Champ Kelly and Director of College Scouting Mark Sadowski.

Sunday - 10:00AM - 11:00AM

100 Years in the Making

100 Years in the Making

NFL Hall of Fame Sportswriters Don Pierson and Dan Pompei are joined by Virginia Halas McCaskey and George H. McCaskey to provide fans with insight and first-hand knowledge from the Chicago Bears Centennial Scrapbook, which highlights the first 100 years of Chicago Bears history.

Sunday - 10:15AM - 11:00AM

Leading the Bears

Leading the Bears

At the helm of the Bears’ on-field resurgence and organizational growth, President and CEO Ted Phillips, general manager Ryan Pace and head coach Matt Nagy detail the expansion of Halas Hall, building the team, future of the franchise, outlook for the 2019 season and more.

Sunday - 11:10AM - 12:00PM

Hall of Fame Busts

Hall of Fame Busts

For the first time ever, all 28 Chicago Bears bronze busts will be on display together outside of Canton. Fans can snap a photo of the collection, including the Bears’ newest Hall of Fame inductee, Brian Urlacher.

Da Best Bears Shopping Experience Ever

Da Best Bears Shopping Experience Ever

A shopping experience like no other. Gear up and Bear Down for the 2019 season at the largest Bears Pro Shop retail space ever! Plus, check out expanded areas by Nike, Wilson, Mitchell & Ness, 47 Brand, and more; offering unique products only found at Bears Celebration Weekend.

Bears Care Closeout Sale

Bears Care Closeout Sale

Stop by the Bears Care Closeout Sale for the largest collection of one-of-a-kind Bears items and equipment, autographed merchandise, historical pieces and more. All proceeds benefit Bears Care, the charitable arm of the Chicago Bears, and will support targeted grant making focused on education, youth athletics, women’s cancer research and community building initiatives.

Ticket Details

Limit eight (8) paid tickets per household, paid tickets available for all ages.

*FREE admission for children 10 and under

  • Up to two FREE tickets for children 10 and under when accompanied by a paid adult weekend or one-day pass.
  • FREE tickets do not have access to autograph and photograph sessions.
  • FREE tickets are not available with purchase of Premium Tickets.

Children need to be accompanied by an adult at all times.

**Subject to change without notice. Autographs and photographs are not guaranteed.

Hotel Information

Embassy Suites

Embassy Suites

5500 North River Road
Rosemont, Illinois 60018

Hilton Rosemont

Hilton Rosemont

5550 North River Road
Rosemont, Illinois 60018

Hilton Garden Inn

Hilton Garden Inn

2930 South River Road
Des Plaines, Illinois 60018

Where can I buy tickets?

Ticket can be purchased at

When do I receive my tickets?

Premium passes and standard weekend passes will be mailed to arrive within two weeks prior to event. Please note that any standard weekend passes purchased after April 8 will be mobile ticketed.

Passes for those mobile tickets will be available for pick up inside the event. Single-day passes are mobile-ticketed for entry to venue. Any fans with mobile tickets will be able to pick up wearable passes in the main lobby of the Convention Center.

Are there a limited number of tickets I can buy?

Each household can purchase a total of eight tickets.

What if I have more than two children under 10 years old that I want to bring to the event?

Each Weekend or One-Day Pass ticket can secure up to two “Children under 10” passes. If ticket buyers want to secure additional “Children under 10” passes, they will need to buy additional paid tickets.

Can I get a hotel with my tickets?

Visit the Bears100 Celebration Weekend page for hotel information.

Which current players and alumni will be there? 

Please periodically check back at the Bears100 Celebration Weekend page for updates and information about player appearances at the event.

What is the schedule of panels? / Is there a final agenda? 

The schedule is not final at this time. Please periodically check back at the Bears100 Celebration Weekend page at for updates and information about the event.

What are the interactive activities?

There will be both football skill and other interactive activities for all ages.

Will fans have the opportunity to get autographs and photos? 

Fans who purchase a Weekend and Single-Day Pass will have access to player and alumni autograph sessions and photo opps at no additional charge. Player appearances are subject to change without notice. Autographs and photos cannot be guaranteed.

Can I bring an item to be autographed? 

Memorabilia such as footballs, jerseys and prints will be permitted.

Can I purchase an item at the event to be autographed? 

Yes, the Chicago Bears Pro Shop will have plenty of Bears merchandise available on site for purchase.

What prohibited items should I be aware of?

All attendees must pass a security check upon entry. See below for full list of prohibited items.  

  • Weapons/firearms, guns, knives, tazers, pepper type sprays or weapons of any kind deemed dangerous by staff 
  • Alcoholic beverages and “Palcohol” (Powdered Alcohol) 
  • Cans, bottles, or other beverage containers 
  • Clothing or signage with offensive or vulgar language  
  • Fireworks, smoke bombs 
  • Illegal drugs 
  • Laser pens and pointers 
  • Noise-making devices (i.e. horns, whistles, etc.)

Please note that bags will be allowed inside the venue but will be subject to search.

Management and security will have the sole discretion in turning away any items believed to affect public safety. If you have any questions at all about any items you are planning to bring with you, visit and click on the “Contact Us” link at the bottom of the page. You can also call our Ticket Sales and Services Team directly at (847) 615-BEAR (2327).

The Bears and the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center cannot safeguard items which are not permitted to be brought into the venue.

Is smoking allowed? 

Smoking, vaping and electronic cigarettes are not permitted.

Are strollers allowed? 

Yes. There will be a stroller check upon entry.

Is there ADA access?

Yes. See more information about accessibility in the Donald E. Stephen Convention Center here.

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