"This is going to be a huge deal; it's been a couple years in the making," said Joe Vukelich of the Denfeld Alumni Association.
"We've got some of the big guns coming back for this."
This is only the fourth time the school has added graduates to the Hall of Fame.
The first group was inducted in 1966, the second in 1970 and the third in 1996.
hopes this year's event will go well enough to turn the induction ceremony into an annual tradition.
"If we do this right, it will be like the Academy Awards. ...
If we screw it up, people will say: 'I'd rather go fishing,' " he
This year's inductees will be joined by most of the past 29 inductees and their families, Vukelich
About 1,000 people are expected to attend, including the Denfeld and Hunting families and several local political figures.
Mini-biographies will be read of all the honorees and each will be presented with a plaque.
The 10 honorees from the 20th century will be escorted to their seats at the Denfeld Auditorium by students of the 21st century - including this year's graduates - as a way to "pass the torch," Vukelich