THE EPIC SHOWDOWN OF FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS MANNY PACQUIAO TO BE SHOWN AT FIREKEEPERS
(Battle Creek, MI.) April 20, 2015 – Sports fans will be treated to the fight that has captured the attention of the entire world when boxing’s pound-for-pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather steps into the ring in Las Vegas to face eight-division world champion Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao in an epic welterweight world championship unification bout. The much anticipated mega-fight will take place Saturday, May 2 can be viewed live on big screens in the Event Center at FireKeepers Casino Hotel, with tickets priced at just $30.
Tickets purchases can be made in person at the FireKeepers Box Office, located in the hotel lobby, or online at FireKeepersCasinoHotel.com or Startickets.com. Doors open at 8 p.m., with the undercard starting at 9 p.m.
“Since the fight was announced, the response from the public has been unbelievable, and it’s even more clear that this is the fight the fans want to see,” said Mayweather, a native of Grand Rapids, Michigan. “I’m grateful that Manny Pacquiao and I were able to make it happen. This will be the biggest event in the history of boxing. I can’t thank my team enough for their support from day one. I’m more motivated than ever to put on an unbelievable show, and I’ll be ready for May 2.”
FireKeepers Casino Hotel is a fabulous casino resort, located just off Interstate 94 at Exit 104 in Battle Creek, Mich. The property features an 111,700-square foot gaming floor with 2,900 slot machines, 70 table games, a live poker room and bingo room. FireKeepers also offers a Four Diamond resort-style hotel with 243 rooms, a functional multi-purpose event center capable of seating up to 2,000 guests, six distinctive dining destinations and multiple lounges and entertainment venues. For more information visit www.FireKeepersCasinoHotel.com.
FireKeepers Casino Hotel is owned and operated by the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi.