2008 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival

2008 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival

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Enshrinement Ceremony
Celebrate the event of the weekend – the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony! Enjoy a once in a lifetime opportunity to see the new class of football greats formally inducted into the hallowed halls of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Class of 2008 will be announced on Saturday, February 2, 2008, the day before Super Bowl XLII. Four to seven new members will be selected. (Preferred, reserved sideline seating with option to upgrade to floor seating.)

Enshrinees Dinner and Gold Jacket Ceremony
Enjoy cocktails and dinner at a satellite location, then join guests for the program portion of the event of the Enshrinees Dinner at the Canton Memorial Civic Center. The program will feature returning Hall of Famers, NFL team owners and sports and entertainment celebrities, all joining together to honor the 2008 Class of Enshrinees. An emcee of national acclaim and the presentation of the Hall of Fame/NFL Alumni gold jackets to the Enshrinees make the evening a night to remember. (Reserved seating.)

Enshrinees GameDay Roundtable
Feast on lunch* in the Canton Memorial Civic Center or Cultural Center, then move to the auditorium for the event highlight – roundtable presentations featuring the Class of 2008 (or their representatives) as they take center stage to entertain and enlighten in a high energy, round table format. The new Class of Enshrinees will share personal stories, game highlights and candid remarks about their playing days. An event to be remembered! (Reserved seating; general seating.)
(*Lunch offered as an optional upgrade in the Hall of Fame Touchdown Fan Package.)

Enshrinement Lunch Celebration
Celebrate the Class of 2008 in style! Before the ceremony fans enjoy a private lunch celebration in a tent on Hall of Fame grounds inclusive of food, beer and fun! Feast on a barbeque style lunch, soft drinks and unlimited beer. A live DJ will provide the entertainment to pump you up before the big event! Includes a Class of 2008 commemorative souvenir. (Private party; admission ticket required.)

Timken Grand Parade
Don’t miss the opportunity to cheer for the 2008 Class of Enshrinees and returning Hall of Famers in one of the nation’s largest parades! Giant helium balloons, fabulous floats, marching bands, antique cars, celebrities and specialty units attract over 225,000 spectators in Downtown Canton. (Reserved seating.)

Fan Appreciation Tailgate Party
Football fans, before the big game get the party started in a private tent located on Hall of Fame grounds with food, beer and fun! Enjoy traditional tailgate food, soft drinks and unlimited beer. Show your team spirit before the big game with a DJ spinning jock jams and party music. A Pro Football Hall of Fame “Fan Appreciation Tailgate Party” commemorative souvenir is included. (Private party; admission ticket required.)

AFC-NFC Hall of Fame Game
Kick off the 2008 NFL pre-season with Sunday Night Football at the annual Pro Football Hall of Fame Game in the birthplace of the NFL - Canton, Ohio! The game takes place next to the Museum on Hall of Fame Field in Fawcett Stadium. The pre-season kickoff game will feature an AFC team vs. NFC team. Teams to be announced. (Green Zone, Red Zone or End Zone seating.)

Pro Football Hall of Fame Admission
Visit America’s premier sports showplace where the greats of pro football are honored. Check out the Hall of Fame’s centerpiece attraction, GameDay Stadium Theater, delivering the full force of pro football energy from training camp to the Super Bowl celebration! The awesome Hall of Fame Gallery honors the greats of pro football with a dynamic new look providing optimum visitor experience. Tours are self-guided. (One-day and two-day admissions.)

Pro Football Hall of Fame Yearbook
A one-of-a kind keepsake souvenir highlighting the 2008 Class of Enshrinees and AFC-NFC teams playing in the Hall of Fame Game. This national magazine includes feature stories on the Class of 2008 written by some of the country's best football writers. In addition, football fans will enjoy an up-close look and the stories behind some of the Hall's greatest treasures. (Included in all fan packages.)

*Insider’s Club Membership (OPTIONAL ADD ON)
As an Insider you truly are on the “inside” of the Pro Football Hall of Fame for a whole year! The Player Level of the Insider’s Club includes a personalized membership card which includes free admission into the Pro Football Hall of Fame and a 10% discount in our Museum Store throughout the year, three issues of the Insider Magazine, special invitations to events at the Hall of Fame and other great perks that only an “Insider” can get! (Membership is valid for one year.)


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