Excitement Builds for UFC 294: Makhachev vs. Oliveira 2 in Abu Dhabi
Less than a month away, the highly anticipated UFC 294: Makhachev vs. Oliveira 2 is set to take place at Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Arena on October 21. The event is part of Abu Dhabi Showdown Week, which kicks off on October 16 and will feature a range of exciting events leading up to the championship fight.
Abu Dhabi Showdown Week Activities
Abu Dhabi Showdown Week is a week-long MMA extravaganza that includes city-wide activities for fans. The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) and UFC have confirmed an array of activities and events, including the official UFC Open Workouts, press conference, and ceremonial weigh-ins.
UFC Fan Experience
Fans can further embrace the exhilarating atmosphere of Abu Dhabi Showdown Week through the UFC Fan Experience, which will be held at Yas Mall and Yas Bay. Both locations offer fighter Meet and Greets and interactive experiences, including the UFC Striking Challenge and the UFC Legacy Championship Belt. These immersive activations are free, open to the public, and are a must for any UFC fan.
Nightlife Events and Parties
Abu Dhabi Showdown Week will also bring a diverse range of nightlife events and parties to the capital, along with exclusive culinary offerings and tailored experiences at select gyms. Additionally, there will be a Robbie Williams concert and a comedy show hosted by Andrew Schulz.
UFC and DCT Abu Dhabi Partnership
UFC 294: Makhachev vs. Oliveira 2 is the fifth event to be held in Abu Dhabi under the landmark partnership between UFC and DCT Abu Dhabi. With the countdown to October unfolding quicker than ever, fans are encouraged to register their interest at visitabudhabi.ae to receive the latest updates and announcements.
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