One of the most prestigious events at the ABCA Convention is the ABCA/Diamond Hall of Fame Banquet, which is held on Friday evening and features the induction ceremony for the ABCA Hall of Fame and the presentation of the ABCA/Wilson Lefty Gomez Award. The seven-member ABCA Hall of Fame Class of 2019 was announced on www.ABCAHallofFame.org in July and the ABCA/Diamond Hall of Fame Banquet will take place on Friday, Jan. 4 in the Gaylord Texan in Dallas, Texas. Banquet tickets will go on sale beginning Sept. 1, 2018. All tickets must be purchased in advanced -- no tickets will be sold on-site. Attendees to the banquet are requested to wear semi-formal attire.