CHICAGO, November 7, 2016 – An estimated five million fans flocked to downtown Chicago Friday to witness the historic Cubs World Series Parade and Rally. For those viewing at home, Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV was their station of choice with approximately 215,900 people (Adults 18+) tuned into WGN-TV’s on-air coverage. Additionally, WGNTV.com’s online live stream received 317,831 page views.
Friday –November 4th, 2016
WGN-TV’s 2016 Cubs Parade & Rally is #1 in Households and Adults 25-54 Viewers!
WGN-TV’s on-air coverage of the 2016 Parade & Rally out-delivered the competition in Households and Adults 25-54 in the time period.
9AM-2:15PM HH A25-54
WGN 5.3 2.5 #1
WLS 5.0 1.3
WFLD 3.5 1.8
WMAQ 3.1 1.3
WBBM 1.9 0.6
Source: Nielsen, Chicago Live Plus Same Day (11-04-16) Prelims & Google Analytics
WGN-TV coverage was also simulcast on CLTV, seen nationally on the WGN America cable network, and worldwide on WGNTV.com.
WGN-TV is Chicago’s Very Own source for news, sports and entertainment. Chicago Cubs games have been televised by WGN since 1948. WGN News programs more local news than any other Chicago TV station, and can be seen on WGN-TV, CLTV, WGNTV.com and the WGN-TV News and Live apps. WGN 9.2 is Chicago’s home of Tribune Broadcasting’s classic TV network Antenna TV and WGN 9.3 is Chicago’s This TV movie network affiliate. WGN-TV is a Tribune Broadcasting station. For more information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to WGNTV.com