28 Feb 2019
Las Vegas, United States
Las Vegas News Bureau
LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas is THE place to be for the annual Ultimate Vegas Sports Weekend (UVSW). This year’s action-packed line-up of events begins with a free FAN FEST at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. Featuring NASCAR, USA Sevens Rugby, UFC, and Vegas Golden Knights hockey, the Ultimate Vegas Sports Weekend debuted to great fanfare in 2018. The 2019 UVSW provides an even greater fan experience, with an expanded FAN FEST and the addition of the Tuff Hedeman Bull Riding Tour to the weekend’s sports mix. Before kicking off their individual races, competitions, matches and games, the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center transforms into a sports fan’s dream zone with interactive experiences, athlete appearances, prize giveaways and more from all of the featured sports as well as the Las Vegas Lights FC, Aces, Aviators, UNLV, Boyd Gaming, Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame and more!
Lisa Motley, Director of Sports Marketing & Special Events for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority talks about the fan fest and the events coming up this weekend.
Las Vegas, Nev. Feb. 28, 2019. Credit: John Higgins/Las Vegas News Bureau
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