Apr 8, 2017
UFC INTERNATIONAL FIGHT WEEK™ HEADLINED BY UFC® 213 AND EXCITING TWO-DAY UFC FAN EXPERIENCE
Las Vegas – UFC® today announced that the 6th Annual UFC International Fight Week™ will take place from Wednesday, July 5 through Saturday, July 8, featuring two live events in two nights, the 2017 UFC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, the Ulti-man 5K and a two-day UFC Fan Experience®.
The marquee events begin on Thursday, July 6, with the annual UFC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. On Friday, July 7, The Ultimate Fighter® will conclude its landmark 25th season by crowning a winner during its live finale at T-Mobile Arena. On Saturday, July 8, UFC International Fight Week will culminate with the highly-anticipated UFC® 213, presented by Budweiser, live from T-Mobile Arena. Tickets for both The Ultimate Fighter Finale and UFC 213 will go on sale Friday, May 19.
Fans from around the globe who have converged on the home of UFC can enjoy open workouts, weigh-ins, live entertainment and an official kickoff block party from Wednesday through Friday.
This year also features a new, easily-accessible and fully interactive two-day UFC Fan Experience on Friday, July 7 and Saturday, July 8 at Toshiba Plaza and “The Park,” an immersive outdoor dining and entertainment district adjacent to T-Mobile Arena.
UFC will continue its tradition of providing fans with unprecedented access to UFC champions, top-ranked contenders, UFC Hall of Famers, celebrities, legendary fighters and Octagon Girls® during meet & great and autograph sessions, or participating in brand activations hosted by UFC partners including: Budweiser, EA Sports, Harley-Davidson®, MetroPCS, Monster Energy, Reebok, Toyo Tires® and UFC GYM®. The yearly celebration will also feature the 4th Annual Ulti-man 5K at Town Square.
For additional information, please visit UFC.com and follow UFC Fight Week on Twitter @UFCFightWeek.
UFC® is a premium global sports brand and the largest Pay-Per-View event provider in the world. Acquired in 2016 by global sports, entertainment and fashion leader, WME | IMG, together with strategic partners Silver Lake Partners and KKR, UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas with a network of employees around the world. UFC produces more than 40 live events annually that consistently sell out some of the most prestigious arenas around the globe, while programming is broadcast in over 152 countries and territories to more than 1.1 billion TV households worldwide in 35 different languages. UFC FIGHT PASS®, a digital subscription service, delivers exclusive live events, thousands of fights on-demand and original content to fans around the world. For more information, visit UFC.com and follow UFC at Facebook.com/UFC, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram: @UFC.