Hall Celebrates 40th Anniversary


The Pro Football Hall of Fame celebrated its 40th anniversary with a tailgate party on Thursday night (Sept. 4).  Hall of Fame tackle Anthony Muñoz served as the host of the event held in the Hall's parking lot.

Muñoz mingled with fans of all ages during the event that coincided with the kickoff to the NFL's 2003 regular season.  Fans of all ages enjoyed great music, food, and fun.

 Photo Gallery: 40th Anniversary Celebration

Anthony Muñoz quizzes Bobbi Muhlbach (center) and Joanne Murray (right).

Three lucky individuals were winners in the Hall's 40th Anniversary Celebration drawing:

1st Place (2004 Enshrinement/Game Weekend Package):
NICK KERN - North Canton, Ohio

2nd Place (Class of 2003 Autographed Football):
GREG PRICE, JR - Shelay Twp., Michigan

3rd Place ($50.00 Gift Certificate to the Museum Store):
SALLY McATEE - Canton, Ohio

The drawing for a 100th  Anniversary Harley-Davidson 883 Sportster was held during the festivies as well.  JERRY SAMS of Akron, Ohio was the winner of the motorcycle.

The Pro Football Hall of Fame's 40th Anniversary Celebration was made possible through the Hall's partnership with Canton Chair Rental, Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, Pepsi-Cola, The Repository, and Mix 94.1 WHBC-FM.







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