The Mascot Hall of Fame in Whiting will host its Inaugural Induction celebration on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Mascots making appearances, in addition to the inductees, include The Phillie Phanatic, The Gorilla, Aubie, Bucky the Badger, Jazz Bear, KC Wolf, YoUDee, Big Red, Brutus Buckeye, The Coyote, Lil’ Red and Slider.
On Friday, the MHOF, which opened in April, will present the newest inductees with the Golden Tee Shirt Cannon Award. On Saturday and Sunday, the 4 inductees, joined by 12 HOF mascots, will make appearances throughout the weekend.
"We’re excited to host so many iconic mascots to celebrate the induction of 4 new Hall of Famers. We’re especially thrilled to showcase this incredible museum to a national audience during our live broadcast of the Induction Ceremony on Sunday morning," says Orestes Hernandez, MHOF Executive Director.
The Induction Ceremony will be broadcast live at 10 a.m. on the Mascot Hall of Fame’s Facebook page Sunday.