Pro Football Hall of Fame FAQs: Know Before You Go

By Niala Samnarine

May 16, 2014

77 days until we’re all Canton bound to see the Class of 2014 take their place in the prestigious Pro Football Hall of Fame.

These men have crafted careers that they, and the NFL, are proud of and have truly earned the honor of being enshrined and inducted into this esteemed Hall. So while they get their speeches and suits ready, what about the rest of us?

What do we need to know? Where do we need to be? How do we dress? To get you ready for what’s sure to be an emotional and epic weekend, read through these FAQs and get the answers you seek!

Q: What time are the Pro Football Hall of Fame events and what is the weekend itinerary?

The Official NFL schedule of Events during Pro Football Hall of Fame weekend can be found here»

Q: Is there a weather plan?

The 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Game will be played rain or shine. The only thing that would delay the game is lightning.

Q: Is there a dress code?

Casual attire is suggested.

Q: What should I wear to the Enshrinees Gold Jacket Dinner?

Most men wear a suit and tie, and women wear evening attire (but not formal wear).

Q: What time should I arrive?

The cocktail party begins at 5:15 p.m.; doors to the dinner open at 6:15 p.m., and dinner is served at approximately 6:30 p.m. Traffic will be very heavy, so please plan accordingly.

Q: What time does the event conclude?

The festivities should conclude between 9:30 and 10:00 p.m. - and you will reminisce about this great evening for years to come!

Q: What should I wear to the Enshrinees GameDay Roundtable?

Some guests will be wearing business/casual attire, but this is definitely a casual event for fans to enjoy just hours before the NFL/Hall of Fame Game. Feel free to wear the jersey of your favorite football team!

Q: What time should I arrive?

Doors open at noon, and lunch is served at 12:15 p.m. on the Cultural Center side and at 12:30 p.m. on the Civic Center side. You'll want to be in your seat on time, as the current Class of Enshrinees briefly tours each of the dining areas just before lunch is served, and you don't want to miss that opportunity! Traffic will be heavy, so plan accordingly.

Q: What happens during the roundtable?

Each of the Enshrinees will be seated center stage, and a sportscaster of national acclaim will lead them in an unscripted, informal chat about their playing days and special moments during their careers. You never know what to expect, but it's always insightful, emotional, and humorous -- truly a fan favorite!

Q: What time does the event conclude?

The festivities should conclude between 2:15 and 2:45 p.m. -- and we guarantee you'll leave with a smile on your face!

Q: How long does it take to tour the Hall of Fame Museum

We recommend you allow at least 3+ hours. All tours are self-guided and you are
welcome to experience the museum at your leisure. The Hall of Fame has a great team of volunteers on-hand to orient you through the museum, enhance your experience, and answer questions.

NOTE: over Hall of Fame Weekend, allow more time to tour the building and galleries due to the influx of visitors.

Q: Are photos and video permitted in the museum?

Yes. You are permitted to take photos and shoot video throughout the museum, except in Super Bowl Theater.

For more FAQs check out the Pro Football Hall of Fame Website>>>

See You in Canton!

The talent and history of the NFL is never on display as clearly as it is during the Pro Football Hall of Fame weekend and NFL fans and enthusiasts everywhere can be a part of the action!
Through NFL On Location and QuintEvents, guests can purchase Official 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Ticket Packages and get the ULTIMATE Hall of Fame experience!

With Official Ticket Packages through NFL On Location and QuintEvents, you’ll receive the best seats in the house to see the Gold Jacket Ceremony, Enshrinement Ceremony and the Hall of Fame Game. You’ll also be invited to view the Hall of Fame at your leisure throughout the weekend, tailgate the Enshrinement Ceremony and Hall of Fame Game with the NFL, and meet the Class of 2014 and already enshrined Hall of Fame members.

With optional transportation and luxurious accommodations included in your Official Ticket Package, there is nothing left for you to plan. You just have to make the trip to Canton, Ohio for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival!

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Now that all of your questions are answered, mark it on your calendar and ask off work because you’re going to the 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival with QuintEvents! Get more information by visiting our website or by calling 1-877-611-3947 to speak to a representative.

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