THURSDAY, MAY 10
FREE Bellator 68 MMA Seminar hosted by Bellator fighters Eddie Alvarez and Kurt Pellegrino
Grab your shorts and a t-shirt, or feel free to just watch and ask questions as Bellator great Eddie Alvarez and South Jersey native and longtime MMA submission specialist Kurt Pellegrino take time to demonstrate the proper MMA techniques, field questions, take photos and sign autographs for Bellator fans for FREE. Come join two of the greatest fighters in the area as Alvarez, a Philadelphia product and former Bellator lightweight champion, and Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Kurt Pellegrino give back to fans with this unprecedented opportunity to train with two of the best for FREE.
What: Bellator 68 MMA Seminar, hosted by Bellator fighters Eddie Alvarez and Kurt Pellegrino
When: Thursday, May 10 at 2:30 p.m. ET (Will run to approx. 4 p.m. ET)
Where: Caesars Atlantic City – The Lobby of the Caesars Main Ballroom (across from the Caesars Box Office)
*There will be an MMA Seminar/Demonstration followed by a brief Q&A for fans and media. Autographs given upon request.
Bellator 68 Official Fighter Weigh-ins – (FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC)
Following the FREE Bellator 68 MMA Seminar, head over to the main lobby at Caesars to watch your favorite Bellator fighters step on the scale and make weight. Stare downs and fighter interviews. It’s FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – so come check it out!
What: Bellator 68 Official Fighter Weigh-ins
When: Thursday, May 10 at 4:30 p.m. ET (Fighters on-scale at 5 p.m. ET)
Where: Caesars Atlantic City – Main Lobby (By front desk)
FRIDAY, MAY 11
Bellator Fighting Championships makes its return to the Garden State on Friday, May 11 with a talent-filled fight card from Caesars Atlantic City. The night will feature a Bellator Featherweight Tournament Final fight between Marlon Sandro and Daniel Straus, with the winner earning a guaranteed title shot for the Bellator Featherweight World Championship. The next finalist in the Season 6 Bantamweight Tournament will be decided as Marcos Galvao and Travis Marx square off in a semifinal bout. Additionally, Caesars Atlantic City will host the return of Seth “the Kimbo Killer” Petruzelli as he takes on MMA veteran Carmelo Marrero. Plus, it’s the long-awaited rematch between Marius “The Whitemare” Zaromski vs. Waachiim Spiritwolf. Bellator 68 will also feature a stacked undercard full of the area’s top talent. Tickets for the Bellator 68 are on sale and are available through Ticketmaster.com or at the Caesars Atlantic City Box Office. Tickets are priced from $45-$125.
What: Bellator 68
When: Friday, May 11 at 6 p.m. ET (First fight scheduled for 6:30 p.m. ET)
Where: Caesars Atlantic City – Palladium Ballroom
The Official Bellator 68 After-Party, hosted by Bellator fighter Kurt Pellegrino
Come hang out with your favorite Bellator fighters after a great night of Bellator fights. Immediately following Bellator 68 in the Ballroom at Caesars Atlantic City, walk right across the Ballroom lobby and head over to Dusk Night Club for the Official Bellator 68 After-Party hosted by Bellator fighter Kurt Pellegrino. Fans who have purchased a ticket to Bellator 68 can simply show their Bellator 68 ticket at the door for a REDUCED cover charge. Ticketed fans who show up before 11 p.m. ET will be admitted to Dusk for $5, after 11 p.m. it will be $10. The party will be attended by longtime MMA fighter Kurt Pellegrino as well as many other Bellator 68 fighters.