Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week Powered by Johnson Controls with Four Event-Packed Days and Hotel Stay!

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Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week Powered by Johnson Controls with Four Event-Packed Days and Hotel Stay! PAST EVENT

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This exciting and iconic Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week Powered by Johnson Controls begins on Thursday with the VIP Kickoff Tailgate Party and continues through Sunday with the Concert for Legends. Throughout the week, Inside Access from Chase guests will be among other Pro Football Hall of Fame VIP guests, sponsors, media, football legends and the public to witness this annual historic celebration. 

On Thursday, once registered, guests will be transported to the Pro Football Hall of Fame campus for the evening festivities including the VIP Kickoff Tailgate Party and the annual Hall of Fame Game. During the walk-around tailgate party, food and beverage stations will offer football-inspired menu items and a chance to meet returning Hall of Famers (no autographs). Then guests will be escorted to their gold zone seats in Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium to watch the Arizona and Dallas teams go head-to-head in front of a full crowd.

On Friday morning, Inside Access from Chase guests will receive special access to the Gold Jacket Photo Session and witness a gathering of the game's immortals on the front steps of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Friday evening, during a private cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception and photo opportunity, guests will meet returning Gold Jackets Orlando Pace and Dan Fouts and hear about their lives on and off the field. Following the private reception, guests will have premium seating for the Enshrinees’ Gold Jacket Ceremony where the Class of 2017 will be presented with their iconic Hall of Fame Gold Jackets. This annual televised event will be held at the Canton Memorial Civic Center.

The festivities continue Saturday, at the Returning Gold Jacket Autograph Session, where guests will have an opportunity to receive autographs from returning Hall of Famers. On Saturday night, Inside Access from Chase guests will attend the Gold Jacket VIP Tailgate Party with an array of food, desserts and an open bar and a chance to meet returning Hall of Famers (no autographs).Guests will be on the ropes while returning Hall of Famers make their way to the Enshrinement stage. This is the closest anyone can get to this group of Pro Football legends. Guests will then be seated in a VIP field section for the cornerstone event of the week, as the Class of 2017 is formally enshrined during the Enshrinement Ceremony. More than 120 returning Hall of Famers will be there to welcome the newest members to the Hall of Fame as they take their place among the greatest of all time.

The Class of 2017 includes:

  • Morten Andersen
  • Terrell Davis
  • Kenny Easley
  • Jerry Jones
  • Jason Taylor
  • LaDainian Tomlinson
  • Kurt Warner

On Sunday, the day will begin with exclusive early access to the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Breakfast with the Busts. Enjoy a buffet breakfast, and be the first to see the Class of 2017 Bronze Busts and tour the Hall before doors open to the public. Later, guests will enjoy lunch, seated with the Class of 2017 Enshrinees, followed by the Enshrinees’ Roundtable Luncheon featuring the newest members of the Hall of Fame as they share their stories of their road to Canton. The multi-day celebration wrap up with the annual Concert for Legends featuring Toby Keith & Kid Rock. Prior to the concert, guests will be among other VIP guests at the Concert for Legends Party with a dinner buffet and open bar.

Note: The weekend is attended by thousands of people. The number of guests vary at each event. The Inside Access from Chase package includes special VIP seating and viewing areas for the mentioned events, early access, and private event only. This event package, including hotel, is valued at $4,679.00 for one person. Daily transportation to and from the listed events will be provided by private coach and is included in the package. Guests may not drive their personal vehicles to events. Specific player autographs at the Returning Gold Jacket Autograph Session are not guaranteed.  Returning Gold Jacket Enshrinees will be in attendance, but specific names are not confirmed or guaranteed. For more information about the weekend please visit https://hofexperiences.com/about-the-enshrinement-weekend.

Experience Includes

Thursday:

  • Special access to the VIP Kickoff Tailgate Party (450 people)
  • Gold seats to the pre-season Hall of Fame Game (full stadium)

Friday:

  • Special viewing access to Gold Jacket Photo Session (100 people)
  • Private Reception with Orlando Pace and Dan Fouts (30 people)
  • Premium seating for the Gold Jacket Ceremony (4,000 people)

Saturday:

  • Access to the Returning Gold Jacket Autograph Session (450 people)
  • Access to the Gold Jacket VIP Tailgate Party (450 people)
  • VIP field seats for the Enshrinement Ceremony (full stadium)

Sunday:

  • Early Admission to Pro Football Hall of Fame and Breakfast with the Busts (400 people)
  • Premium seats for Enshrinees’ Roundtable Luncheon (Lunch - 400 people, Roundtable – 3,000 people)
  • Access to the Concert for Legends Party (325 people)
  • VIP field seats for the Concert for Legends (full stadium)

Additional Inclusions:

  • Hotel Accommodations:  4-nights hotel accommodations at Home 2 Suites Canton, OH. This is an all-suites hotel and includes daily breakfast, complimentary self-parking and Wi-Fi. Package includes two guests in a King Studio. The spacious, non-smoking, one king bed studio suite also includes a queen sleeper sofa. Room features include a kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, flatware, microwavable cookware, coffeemaker and toaster. A limited number of rooms are available with two queen beds and a queen sleeper sofa (based on space availability). When purchasing your package, please advise the agent that you would like to request a room with two queen beds and a sleeper sofa. For specific hotel information please visit www.canton.home2suites.com.
  • Private coach transportation to and from all included events
  • Lunch on Friday and Saturday (locations will be provided at event registration)
Tentative Event Schedule
August 03, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Hotel Check-in and event registration
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM VIP Kickoff Tailgate Party
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Gold seats to the Preseason Hall of Fame Game
August 04, 2017
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast at hotel
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Gold Jacket Photo Session viewing
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Inside Access private lunch
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Private reception with 2 Gold Jackets
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Premium seating for Gold Jacket Presentation
August 05, 2017
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast at hotel
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Inside Access private lunch
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Returning Gold Jacket Autograph Session (Time TBC)
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Gold Jacket VIP Tailgate Party
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Premium seating for Enshrinement Ceremony
August 06, 2017
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Early admission to the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Breakfast with the Busts
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Enshrinees’ Roundtable Luncheon
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Concert for Legends Party
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Concert for Legends
August 07, 2017
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast at hotel
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Hotel check-out
Schedule subject to change. The events listed are rain-or-shine and take place indoors and outdoors. A detailed itinerary including transportation information to and from events and hotel details will be provided with the event confirmation letter. All minors must be accompanied by an adult who has purchased the package and is fully participating in all events. Please note there is no parking provided at the events. All guests must travel with the event group via private coach.
Event Location

2121 George Halas Dr. NW
Canton, OH 44708