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CANTON -- Although the official enshrinement ceremony isn't until early August, the city of Canton has already kicked off their Pro Football hall of Fame celebration.

Thousands filled the Kent State Stark campus to watch the sky fill with hot air balloons in the annual Balloon Classic.

Once the sun set, guests gazed at the balloons as they illuminated the night sky with a special "glow" event.

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Here's a breakdown of the remaining 2014 festival schedule:

Saturday, July 26:

Sunday, July 27:

Wednesday, July 30 – Friday, Aug. 1:

Friday, Aug. 1:

  • Hall of Famer photo op at Pro Football Hall of Fame – 9 a.m.
  • Fashion show luncheon at the Memorial Civic Center – 11:30 a.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
  • Enshrinees' gold jacket dinner at Memorial Civic Center – 5:15 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
  • Friday night reception at the Pro Football Hall of Fame – 6 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

Saturday, Aug. 2:

  • Timkensteel Grand Parade in downtown Canton – 8 a.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
  • Fanatics authentic autograph session at the Pro Football Hall of Fame – Noon.
  • Returning Hall of Famers autograph session at the Pro Football Hall of Fame – Noon.
  • Legends Club VIP enshrinement tailgate party at the Pro Football Hall of Fame – 4 p.m.
  • Enshrinement celebration fan party at the Pro Football Hall of Fame – 4 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
  • Enshrinement ceremony at Fawcett Stadium – 7 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

Sunday, Aug. 3:

  • Enshrinees gameday roundtable at the Memorial Civic Center – 12:30 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
  • Special autograph session at the Pro Football Hall of Fame – 3 p.m.
  • Legends club VIP NFL/Hall of Fame game tailgate party at the Pro Football Hall of Fame – 4 p.m.
  • Fan appreciation tailgate party at the Pro Football Hall of Fame – 5 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
  • NFL/Hall of Fame game at Fawcett Stadium. Buffalo Bills vs. New York Giants at 8 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

Monday, Aug. 4:

  • Drum corps international competition at Paul Brown Tiger Stadium in Massillon – 7 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
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