11/26/2012 12:08 P.M. ET
Indians unveil plans for Premium Club at Progressive Field for 2013 season
Brand new, state-of-the-art lounge will offer dramatic views, all-inclusive upscale cuisine, and other exclusive amenities
By / MLB.com
CLEVELAND, OH- The Cleveland Indians are introducing a BRAND NEW Premium Club for the 2013 season. Located adjacent to the press box on the first base side, the new club features excellent views and all-inclusive upscale cuisine, while offering the ultimate in service and amenities.
Premium Club members will enjoy breathtaking views of the on-field action as they take in the game from a similar vantage point as Indians radio and television personalities. Inside the lounge, there will be 20 high-definition TVs available for live action, replays and more. Members will also have unique live viewing access into the adjacent STO pregame and post-game broadcast shows.
The 5,000 square foot lounge will be private and climate-controlled, and feature extra-wide plush seating, seat-side tables, deluxe drink and dining rails, and a full bar.
Members will enjoy all-inclusive food & beverage offerings with un-paralleled quality and variety. Comfortable indoor seating provides members the unique opportunity to enjoy their meals while experiencing an open air view of the on-field game action.
"We are excited to open this new, exclusive space for the 2013 season," said Mark Shapiro, President of the Indians. "It will allow us to better serve a segment of our fan base that research clearly determined desires a more premium experience. The new club features amenities and exclusive benefits that will give our fans a truly premium experience at Progressive Field."
The design-build team for the Premium Club includes:
- Construction Manager: Gilbane Building Company (Cleveland)
- Architect of Record: ka architects (Cleveland)
- Mechanical, Electrical, and Structural Engineer: Thorson Baker Associates (Richfield)
- Interior Architect and acted as the conceptual designer: POPULOUS (Kansas City)
- Graphic design, environmental, signage and custom wall mural design: Contempo Communications (Cleveland)
Only 100 seats are available for the 2013 season and will be sold on a Season Ticket basis.
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