About the NFL CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION in CANTON

The Pro Football Hall of Fame and the entire Canton, Ohio community will celebrate the NFL’s 100th in the city where the league was born with a “once-in-every-other-lifetime,” an extravaganza from Sept. 16-19, 2020. 

The Centennial Celebration will include NFL team and staff reunions, a black-tie gala, dedication of a two-block plaza honoring all NFL Legends, an Olympic-style opening ceremonies for the league’s next century and a day in the community inspiring youth. 

EVERY NFL Legend has been invited to Canton to join in the celebration.

The Centennial Celebration Host Committee was formed and is comprised largely of community leaders helping to prepare for the National Football League’s Centennial Celebration. Jim Porter, the Publisher & CEO of The Canton Repository serves as the Chairman of the committee.