Monday, February 05, 2024

- Class of 2024 will be Enshrined on Saturday, August 17, in Springfield, Mass. -

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. – The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame has announced the Enshrinement Weekend schedule of events for the Class of 2024. The Enshrinement process will culminate with the Enshrinement Ceremony on Saturday, August 17, in Springfield, Mass. – the Birthplace of Basketball. Finalists, as well as select award winners, will be announced on Friday, February 16, during NBA All-Star Weekend, and the Class of 2024 will be revealed on Saturday, April 6, at the Final Four in Phoenix.

Enshrinement Weekend will begin at Mohegan Sun on Friday, August 16, with the Tip-Off Celebration and Awards Gala. The Class of 2024 and returning Hall of Famers will then journey to Springfield, Mass., for the annual celebratory events taking place at the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame and Springfield’s Symphony Hall.

A limited number of VIP Packages for the 2024 Enshrinement Ceremony will go on sale on Friday, February 16, at 6:00 PM EST at on the Hall of Fame’s Enshrinement Ticket page or by calling the Basketball Hall of Fame at (413) 231-5513.

Single tickets for the events will go on sale tentatively on Saturday, April 6, at 12:00 noon EST.

Details of the current schedule of events for Enshrinement 2024 are as follows:


Friday, August 16, at Mohegan Sun (Uncasville, Conn.)

Enshrinement 2024 Autograph Session

An opportunity to meet the Class of 2024 at their first public Enshrinement Weekend event. A ticket to this event will give fans the opportunity to receive one autograph per class member.

Enshrinement 2024 Press Conference

The official media availability for the Hall of Fame Class of 2024. This availability is only open to credentialed members of the media, along with VIP Package ticket holders, and will be held at Mohegan Sun. The media credential application will open on Monday, July 1, at

Enshrinement Tip-Off Celebration and Awards Gala

The Class of 2024, along with the Hall’s prestigious annual award winners, will be celebrated at this televised Enshrinement event at Mohegan Sun. This event will include the awarding of the Class of 2024 Hall of Fame rings, presented by Baron Championship Rings, and the jackets, presented by Reveal Suits. The program will additionally highlight the presentation of the Hall's annual John Bunn Lifetime Achievement Award and the Curt Gowdy Media Awards.


Saturday, August 17, in Springfield, Mass.

Enshrinement Ceremony VIP Reception at Springfield Marriott

Toast the incoming Hall of Fame Class of 2024 at the official VIP Reception prior to the sport’s ultimate recognition. The party is limited to select ticket holders for the Enshrinement Ceremony. Shuttle service between the host location and Symphony Hall will be provided if needed.  This exclusive party will set the stage for a memorable night on the Red Carpet and at the Ceremony.

Enshrinement Ceremony Red Carpet Show at Symphony Hall

The Class of 2024, returning Hall of Famers, as well as many of the sport’s icons, walk the red carpet in a live television broadcast outside Symphony Hall. 

Enshrinement Ceremony at Symphony Hall

One of the most elite nights on the basketball calendar each year, the Hall of Fame Class of 2024 will be formally enshrined into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in a nationally televised ceremony.


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Any additional ancillary events will be announced at a later date.


About the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame

Located in Springfield, Massachusetts, the city where basketball was born, the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame is an independent non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting, preserving, and celebrating the game of basketball at every level – men and women, amateur and professional players, coaches, and contributors, both domestically and internationally. The Hall of Fame museum is home to more than 400 inductees and over 40,000 square feet of basketball history. Nearly 200,000 people visit the Hall of Fame museum each year to learn about the game, experience the interactive exhibits, and test their skills on the Jerry Colangelo "Court of Dreams." Best known for its annual marquee Enshrinement Ceremony honoring the game’s elite, the Hall of Fame also operates over 70 high school and collegiate competitions annually throughout the country and abroad. For more information on the Basketball Hall of Fame organization, its museum, and events, visit, follow @hoophall #24HoopClass or call 1-877-4HOOPLA.