Fans invited to today's 'UFC 159: Herald Square Takeover' in Manhattan


ronda-rousey-22.jpgMetroPCS and the UFC today host the “UFC 159: Herald Square Takeover” event, and fans are invited to a day full of activities.

Special guests include UFC President Dana White, champ Ronda Rousey, upcoming title challengers Anthony Pettis and Chris Weidman, and veteran Urijah Faber.

The event take places at Herald Square, which is located at the intersection of Broadway, 6th Avenue and 34th Street in Manhattan. UFC 159 takes place Saturday at the nearby Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

FUEL TV and Kenny Florian also are on site playing host to many of the activities, including the Q&A sessions, meet and greets, and demonstrations.

The full schedule includes:

  • 11 a.m.-noon ET: UFC fit demonstration UFC Fit Stage
  • 1:30-2:30 p.m. Ronda Rousey meet and greet at Meet & Greet Tent
  • 1:30-2 p.m. MetroPCS Special announcement at FUEL TV Desk
  • 1:30–2 p.m. Anthony Pettis Q&A at FUEL TV Desk
  • 2-2:30 p.m. UFC Fit Demo at UFC Fit Stage
  • 2-4 p.m. Anthony Pettis meet & greet at Meet & Greet Tent
  • 3:30-4 p.m. Urijah Faber Q&A at FUEL TV Desk
  • 4-5 p.m. Urijah Faber meet and greet at Meet & Greet Tent
  • 4-5 p.m. UFC Fit Demo at UFC Fit Stage
  • 5-6 p.m. Dana White Q&A at FUEL TV Desk
  • 6-7 p.m. Chris Weidman meet and greet at Meet & Greet Tent

For more on UFC 159, stay tuned to the UFC Rumors section of the site.

(Pictured: Ronda Rousey)

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