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(UPDATED) Fans Invited to Free UFC 139 Fight Week Events

Written by Tom Ngo
November 15th, 2011
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UFC Light Heavyweight Mauricio Shogun Rua

UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson” fight week is officially upon us, but the fan-friendly festivities don’t kick off until tomorrow.

The free activities will culminate this Saturday when Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (Pictured) and Dan Henderson meet inside the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. The light heavyweight affair headlines the pay-per-view broadcast, which airs live at 9PM ET/6PM PT.

If you can believe it, controversial welterweight top contender Nick Diaz is scheduled to make an appearance at the UFC’s signing on THURSDAY.

(UPDATED: 11/16/2011 at 3:PM PT):

The UFC has made plenty of changes and additions to the schedule. Read carefully.

Wednesday:

UFC 139: OPEN WORKOUTS
12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Heroes Gym
460 South Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113
with Mauricio Rua, Wanderlei Silva, Cung Le, Brian Bowles, Dan Henderson and Urijah Faber

Thursday:

UFC 139: PRESS CONFERENCE
1 p.m. (doors at 12 p.m.)
Golden Gate Room at The Conference Center
Fort Mason Center
Marina Blvd and Buschman Street
San Francisco, CA 94123
with Dana White, Dan Henderson, Shogun Rua, Wanderlei Silva, Cung Le, Urijah Faber and Brian Bowles

OCTAGON NATION TOUR
2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
UFC Gym
1975 Diamond Blvd.
Concord, CA
Nick Diaz signing autographs from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday:

MARK MUNOZ AUTOGRAPH SIGNING
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
GNC Store- Westfield Shopping Town VA Center
2855 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95050

OCTAGON NATION TOUR
1 p.m. – 7 p.m.
HP Pavilion Arena
525 West Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Jon Fitch signing autographs from 1 – 3 p.m.; Nate Diaz signing from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

NATE DIAZ AUTOGRAPH SIGNING
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Comcast Store
1900 S 10th Ave
San Jose CA 95112

UFC 139: WEIGH-INS
4 p.m. (doors at 3)
HP Pavilion Arena
525 West Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113

Saturday:

OCTAGON NATION TOUR
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
HP Pavilion Arena
525 West Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Nate Diaz signing autographs from 11 – 12:30; Nick Diaz signing autographs from 12:30 – 2 p.m.

MARK MUNOZ AUTOGRAPH SIGNING
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Zanotto’s Willow Glen
1421 Foxworthy
San Jose, CA 95110

Here is the roster for the Octagon’s debut in San Jose:

Preliminary Bouts:

(Facebook 5:30PM ET/2:30PM PT)

Danny Castillo vs. Shamar Bailey

Seth Baczynski vs. Matt Brown

Nick Pace vs. Miguel Torres

Gleison Tibau vs. Rafael Dos Anjos

Chris Weidman vs. Tom Lawlor

(Spike TV 8PM ET/5PM PT):

Michael McDonald vs. Alex Soto

Ryan Bader vs. Jason Brilz

Main Bouts:

(Pay-Per-View 9PM ET/6PM PT)

Stephan Bonnar vs. Kyle Kingsbury

Rick Story vs. Martin Kampmann

Urijah Faber vs. Brian Bowles

Wanderlei Silva vs. Cung Le

Dan Henderson vs. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua

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