The Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival is a one-of-a-kind celebration will cause the community of Canton, OH to literally burst with excitement. Thousands of people (around 700,000!) are expected to flood the area to attend this fantastic event that is completely dedicated to celebrating the induction of the class of 2014 Enshrinees, encouraging continuing support for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Museum, and simply provides a fantastic community-centered event to bring people together.
This year the players that will join the ranks in the Hall of Fame in Canton, OH will be Derrick Brooks, Ray Guy, Claude Humphrey, Walter Jones, Andre Reed, Michael Strahan, and Aeneas Williams—they are true heroes worthy of being honored. There will be 23 different events to choose from and we just want to highlight a few so get your calendars ready—it may be tempting to try and get to each one!
Balloon Classic & Jackson-Belden Food Fest and Fireworks – July 18-20, 2014
Over 60 hot air balloons will fill the sky while down below will be a fantastic food festival with dozens of vendors, live entertainment, and family-friendly activities. A fun Night Glow show will happen Friday night and the fireworks extravaganza will take place Saturday night.
Concert & Fireworks – July 26, 2014
The Zambelli Fireworks is a truly magical show that is musically choreographed and highly entertaining. Superb musical entertainment will go on downtown throughout the evening along with great food and a ton of fun activities.
Pigskin Run & Parade – July 27, 2014
You can register for the 2-Mile Run, the 5-Mile Run, or the 5-Mile Competitive Walking Race. The parade will be at the heart of downtown Canton with more than 100 different groups walking the streets.
Ribs Burnoff – July 30, 31 and August 1, 2014.
Rib vendors take center stage as they serve up some of the best finger-licking food you can find in Ohio!
NFL/Hall of Fame Game – August 3, 2014
The Buffalo Bills and the New York Giants will go head to head during this exciting game in the historic Fawcett Stadium.
Drum Corps International Competition – August 4, 2014
This is a DCI Tour of Champions event that brings the best of the best to vie for the win.
This will be an action-packed time and Whispering Pines Bed and Breakfast in Dellroy, OH is close to it all! We are a short drive from all the hustle and bustle and located on serene Atwood Lake, which offers a peaceful and relaxing retreat when you come “home.” Plan your reservations now to make sure you can take in all that this festival and our beautiful area has to offer. Call us today at (330) 735-2824 or (866) 452-5388 and let us know when you will be coming!