Just like the casino, the MGM Grand Garden Arena is one of the top entertainment venues in Sin City. Boasting a wide variety of events throughout the year, including premier UFC fights, check out details regarding the Las Vegas arena below as you prepare to attend UFC 173 - Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort on Saturday, May 24, 2014.
MGM Grand Garden Arena Seating Information
The MGM Grand Garden Arena can hold over 16,000 people, yet is intimate enough that there's not a bad seat in the house. The UFC cage will be centered in the ovular venue, with sections A-H surrounding it on the ground level. Sections 1-24 make up the next level, and are followed by 101-112 and 114-117 just behind that. The last sections of seating available in the venue are sections 201-222.
MGM Grand Garden Arena General Information
No outside food and drink will be permitted into the arena, but there will be concessions available for purchase onsite. Cameras are generally allowed but may change depending on the event, so be sure to call ahead to ensure your camera and any other items will be permitted for the fight.
MGM Grand Garden Arena Parking Information
The MGM Grand Garden Arena has parking available through the casino in a free self-parking garage located to the right of the main entrance into the MGM Grand. Taxis, valet parking, the monorail, and other nearby parking are also available.
MGM Grand Garden Arena Gate Times
The MGM Grand is a 24-hour hotel, so guests will be able to enter the building at any time, but the Garden Arena entry times will vary depending on the event. Contact the venue prior to the fight for more detailed information.
MGM Grand Garden Arena Accessibility
The MGM Grand Garden Arena is completely ADA accessible, but if you call in to purchase UFC 173 - Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort tickets, make sure to note any particular needs or accommodations. Guests are also encouraged to call the venue with any other questions regarding seating or accessibility.