What to do in Toronto the week of UFC 129 – Event Guide

UFC 129 hits Toronto next weekend, which means the entire week after Easter will be full of fun for MMA fans, even those who weren’t able to purchase event tickets. To help you plan your week-long fanboy/fangirl freakout, here’s the rundown on where to be:

Tuesday, April 26

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS

Ryan Bader and Sam Stout at Sport Chek Square One
199 Rathburn Rd
Mississauga, L5B 2C9

Josh Koscheck and Jon Fitch at National Sports Pickering
699 Kingston Rd
Pickering, L1V 3N7

Dominick Cruz and Chandella at Athletes World
Vaughan Mills, 1 Bass Pro mills Drive
Vaughan, L4K 5W4

Wednesday, April 27

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
UFC 129 PRE-FIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE
Heritage Court – Direct Energy Centre
100 Princes’ Blvd., Toronto
with Dana White, Tom Wright, Georges St-Pierre, Jake Shields, Jose Aldo, Mark Hominick, Randy Couture and Lyoto Machida

Thursday, April 28

12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
UFC TAKE OVER TORONTO
Yonge-Dundas Square
South-East corner of Yonge and Dundas Streets, Toronto
Free interactive fan event with appearances by fighters, Octagon girls and more
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Ryan Bader and Jon Fitch
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Dominick Cruz and Octagon Girl Chandella
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Ryan Bader and Jon Fitch

9:00 p.m.
ARIANNY CELESTE PRE-PARTY
Liberty Grand
25 British Columbia Drive – Exhibition Place
Toronto, ON
cover charge applies

Friday, April 29

10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
UFC FAN EXPO
Direct Energy Centre
100 Princes’ Blvd., Toronto, ON
Passes available at UFCFanExpo.com – on-site pricing begins 11:59 PM on April 28

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
PHIL DAVIS AUTOGRAPH SIGNING
IHL Canada DeWalt
127B Aviva Park Drive
Woodbridge, ON L4L 9C1

2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
UFC 129 SUPER 7 AND WEIGH-IN EVENT
Ricoh Coliseum – Direct Energy Centre
100 Princes’ Blvd., Toronto
2:00 p.m. Doors
3:15 p.m. ‘SUPER 7’ – UFC Champions presentation
First-ever public gathering of all seven UFC champions, a truly unique media and fan experience.
4:00 p.m. Fighters on Scale

10:00 p.m.
UFC TAKE OVER TORONTO PARTY
Musik
15 Saskatchewan Road
Toronto, ON M6K 3G3
tickets $20, for VIP reservations and tickets call 416 595 9900

Saturday, April 30

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
UFC FAN EXPO
Direct Energy Centre
100 Princes’ Blvd., Toronto
Passes available at UFCFanExpo.com – on-site pricing begins 11:59 PM on April 28

1:00 pm – 3:00 p.m.
PHIL DAVIS MORTAL KOMBAT AUTOGRAPH SESSION
EB games
267 Yonge Street
TORONTO, M5B 2H1

5:00 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.
UFC 129: ST-PIERRE vs SHIELDS
Rogers Centre
1 Blue Jays Way, Toronto
5:00 p.m. – Doors Open
6:00 p.m. – First Bout

9:00 PM
TAPOUT AFTERPARTY
Musik
15 Saskatchewan Road
Toronto, ON M6K 3G3
cover charge applies

Check in at UFC.com for full details and be aware that more events may be added to the list.

SOURCE: UFC
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