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Plan your Fight Week

UFC 162 Fan Fest
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The Art of Fighting art exhibit Experience MMA through the works of contemporary urban artist Justin Bua, Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer and modern-day surrealist Brian Kirhagis. July 3, noon-8 p.m.; July 4, 2-10 p.m., free. The Gallery, 1217 Main St.

Ulti-Man 5K run Celebrate the Fourth of July and UFC Fight Week with a 5K for all fitness levels in the heart of Downtown. The run features UFC Fit-inspired stations and a warm-up led by UFC Fit coach Mike Dolce and UFC women’s bantamweight, Miesha Tate. July 4, 7 a.m., $50. Check-in at Hogs & Heifers,

Lion Fight 16 The 5-foot-10 Muay Thai champion and Las Vegan Kevin Ross will go toe-to-toe with Australia’s Michael Thompson in the main Lion Fight event. July 4, 8 p.m., $59-$99. The Pearl, 702-944-3200.

Papa Roach, P.O.D. and Lit Kick off UFC fight week when “Last Resort” rockers Papa Roach join P.O.D. and Lit in a free Rock of Vegas summer concert under the Viva Vision canopy. July 4, 9 p.m., free, 18+. Fremont Street Experience.

UFC Fan Expo At the world’s largest UFC fan event, take a special training session, meet your favorite UFC fighters and get autographs from your fight idols. July 5, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; July 6, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., $45-$60. Mandalay Bay Convention Center,

UFC 175 UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman faces former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida in the main event, with Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis in the co-feature and an undercard highlight of Urijah Faber vs. Alex Caceres. July 5, 4 p.m., $128-$1,253. Mandalay Bay Events Center, 702-632-7580.

Ultimate Fighter finale: Edgar vs. Penn Lightweight champs Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn will face off in the Octagon for a third time, marking their first fight as featherweights. July 6, 3 p.m., $53-$178. Mandalay Bay Events Center, 702-632-7580. -Leslie Ventura

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