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“UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle” Offers Fan-Friendly Fight Week Schedule

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
August 11th, 2011
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UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle” fight week officially kicks off today. NEARLY every event listed below is free and open to the general public.

The festivities will be highlighted by a welterweight scrap between Dan Hardy and Chris Lytle on Sunday night. Versus will broadcast the card’s main bouts live starting at 9PM ET/6PM PT.

Here is a rundown of this weekend’s schedule:

Thursday:

11:00am – 9:00pm CT
Octagon Nation Tour in Milwaukee
Harley-Davidson Museum
400 W. Canal Street, Milwaukee, WI 53201
UFC Octagon Nation Tour is an interactive road show that gives fans the ultimate UFC experience. The Tour features autograph signings with top UFC stars, a UFC Xbox station, and a pop-up retail store where fans can purchase the latest UFC merchandise and partake in physical fitness tests where each visitor receives a fight card with their results which can be instantly shared on their Facebook page.

5:00pm – 9:00pm CT
Bike Night at Motor Bar & Restaurant
400 W. Canal Street, Milwaukee, WI 53201
Bike Night, a summer tradition at the Harley-Davidson Museum, is a social gathering for bike enthusiasts.

Friday:

11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Octagon Nation Tour in Milwaukee
Featuring autograph signing with UFC lightweight contender and Milwaukee native Anthony Pettis from 11:00am –noon; UFC heavyweight contender Pat Barry and featherweight contender Erik Koch will be signing 2:00pm – 3:00pm.
Harley-Davidson Museum
400 W. Canal Street,
Milwaukee, WI 53201

12:00pm – 2:00pm CT
UFC Live on Versus Milwaukee Open Workouts
Harley-Davidson Museum: Rumble Room
Main card fighters will engage in a brief 15-minute workout of various techniques to give media and fans an idea of their training and athleticism.
Participating: Chris Lytle, Charles Oliveira, Jim Miller, Donald Cerrone, Dan Hardy & Ben Henderson

Saturday:

12:00pm – 3:00pm CT
UFC & Harley-Davidson Cookout
Harley-Davidson Museum Courtyard
400 Canal Street,
Milwaukee, WI 53201

12:00pm-6:00pm CT
Octagon Nation Tour in Milwaukee
Harley-Davidson Museum
Octagon Nation autograph signing with UFC lightweight contender and Chicago native Clay Guida 1:00pm-2:00pm; Anthony Pettis 4:30pm – 5:30pm

1:30pm – 3:30pm
Xyience autograph signing with Anthony Pettis
Pick’n Save
6760 W. National Ave.
West Allis, WI 53214

2:00pm – 3:00pm CT
Q & A with Clay Guida
Media and fans are invited for the question and answer session prior to the official weigh-ins.

4:00pm – 4:30pm CT
UFC Live on Versus Milwaukee Weigh-Ins
Octagon Nation at Harley-Davidson Museum
Fighters on scale at approximately 4:00pm

6:00pm
Meet UFC stars Anthony Pettis, Erik Koch, Urijah Faber, Dan Downes and more
NAFC Muay Thai Gladiators Kickboxing
*tickets available at the door
Milwaukee Harley
11310 W. Silver Spring Road

7:00pm
pre-party with Anthony Pettis, Urijah Faber and Arianny Celeste
Kenadee’s
*cover charge or table fee may apply
725 N. Milwaukee St.

Sunday:

3:35pm
UFC Live on Versus Milwaukee
* tickets available at Ticketmaster and inside the Octagon Nation Tour at Harley-Davidson Museum
1030 North 6th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Bradley Center
3:35pm Doors Open
4:45pm First Bout
8:00pm Live on Versus – Main Card Begins

11pm
Afterparty with UFC fighters Anthony Pettis, Jim Miller, Urijah Faber, Joseph Benavidez, Danny Castillo, Erik Koch, Dan Downes and more
Showtime Sports Bar
11400 W. SILVER SPRING RD
Milwaukee, WI

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