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Fight Night Returns to SteelStacks in Bethlehem Aug. 21



BETHLEHEHEM, PA—Seven action-packed bouts featuring boxers from the U.S., Mexico and Puerto Rico and the opportunity to meet former boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. highlight the second Fight Night at SteelStacks Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. Tickets for the event are on sale now at www.artsquest.org and 610-332-3378.

Presented by Jay Newman and VIP Fighting Events LLC, “Fight Night at SteelStacks II” will include bouts by Jeffrey Dorsey Holmes of Easton and Rashad Bogart of Easton. The evening will also feature championship-caliber boxers from Mexico and Puerto Rico; the complete lineup will be announced as soon as confirmed.

“The first Fight Night at SteelStacks included some very talented local boxers who are working their way up the ranks to becoming top-ranked fighters,” said Newman. “It was a memorable and exciting night of sports entertainment that had the audience on edge of its seats from the first bell, so we’re excited to have the opportunity to bring this event back.”

Fans looking for the ultimate Fight Night experience will want to purchase Fight Night VIP tickets, which include the opportunity to meet Jones, the only boxer in history to hold seven belts – the WBC, WBA, IBF, IBO, NABF, WBF and IBA light heavyweight championships – at the same time.

A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $100 each and include a photograph and autograph session with Jones and a special guest to be announced, as well as beverage package and a private area to watch all the action in the ring. Regular Fight Night tickets are $24-$75. The $75 tickets also include the opportunity to meet Jones.

Fight Night II will take place in the Musikfest Café, located in the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. The event is sponsored by Boyle Construction Inc., Contrail Aircraft Charters Inc., Embassy Bank and Service Electric Cable TV and Communications. Tickets are also on sale at the ArtsQuest Center Box Office; American Printing Unlimited, 201 Northampton St., Easton; and Mr. Bill’s Poultry at the Allentown Farmers Market.

For more information, contact Jay Newman of VIP Fighting Events LLC at 610-392-3482.