2020 Enshrinement Weekend has been rescheduled to May 14 and 15, 2021, at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut.
The members of the Class of 2020 were revealed on April 4th 2020, and can be found at Hoophall.com.
Please review our COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols for more information on how we are making these events as safe as possible for all in attendance.
Please visit the Tickets page for more information on Enshrinement 2020 ticket plans and on-sale information.
FRIDAY, MAY 14TH
ENSHRINEMENT 2020 MEDIA AVAILABILITY
Mohegan Sun (Uncasville, CT), 2:00PM
The official media availability for the Hall of Fame Class of 2020. This availability is only open to credentialed members of the media along with VIP Package ticket holders and will be held at Mohegan Sun. To apply for credentials, please log onto hoophall.com/media starting March 15th.
ENSHRINEMENT TIP-OFF CELEBRATION AND AWARDS GALA
Mohegan Sun (Uncasville, CT), 5:00PM - 10:00PM
The Class of 2020, along with the Hall’s prestigious annual award winners, will be celebrated at this new televised Enshrinement event at Mohegan Sun. The evening will feature a dinner program in the Uncas Ballroom in the Convention Center, and the Awards Gala in Mohegan Sun Arena. This event will include the awarding of the Class of 2020 rings presented by Baron Championship Rings and the presentation of the Class of 2020 Hall of Fame Jackets. The program will additionally highlight the presentation of the Hall's annual John Bunn Lifetime Achievement Award, the Mannie Jackson: Basketball's Human Spirit Awards, and the Curt Gowdy Media Awards. This year’s Bunn Award recipient is Tim Nugent. The Curt Gowdy Media Award winners are Michael Wilbon (print media), Mike Breen (electronic media), Jim Gray (insight media), and Inside the NBA on TNT (transformative media). The Mannie Jackson: Basketball’s Human Spirit Award recipients are Wayne Embry, George Raveling, and Bill Russell.
SATURDAY, MAY 15TH
ENSHRINEMENT CEREMONY VIP RECEPTION
Mohegan Sun (Uncasville, CT), 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Toast the incoming Hall of Fame Class of 2020 prior to the sport’s ultimate recognition. The pre-reception will be spread out between different on-site restaurants and clubs and feature pre-selected hors d’oeurvres, beer, and wine service. To provide VIP exclusivity, this part of Mohegan Sun will only be accessible to our guests. The conclusion of the reception will feature virtual messaging that will congratulate the incoming Hall of Fame Class of 2020. The party is limited to those ticket holders seated on the floor or in the Lower Bowl only.
Mohegan Sun (Uncasville, CT), 5:30PM - 8:00PM
One of the most elite nights on the basketball calendar each year, the Hall of Fame Class of 2020 will be formally enshrined into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in a nationally televised ceremony. The stars of basketball all come together to celebrate the next group of the sport’s iconic figures.