2017 is going to be another epic year for the UFC. Fans are rejoicing at the fights already announced for early 2017 and speculating matchups to come. One thing we know for sure, the UFC has picked some of the hottest locations for their upcoming fights. We are looking at two of these locations today.
Paired with this year’s Super Bowl, the UFC is taking over Houston for a UFC Fight Night. This city has it all. Houston is known for iconic food dishes, local breweries, and the great outdoors. Here are a few local favorites to check out!
American: Backstreet Café
Italian: Damian’s Cucina Italiana
Southern: Ouisie’s Table
Tex-Mex: Original Ninfa’s on Navigation or Armandos
Bar-B-Q: Killen’s Barbecue
Burgers: Lankford Grocery & Market
Brazilian: Chama Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse
Pizza: Dolce Vita Pizzeria & Enoteca
Dessert: The Chocolate Bar, House of Pies or Red Dessert Dive
Note: You can’t leave Houston without indulging in some Tex-Mex!
Saint Arnold Brewing
Southern Star Brewing Co.
Karbach Brewing Co.
No Label Brewing Co.
Buffalo Bayou Brewery
8th Wonder Brewery
Market Square Historic District
Buffalo Bayou Park
The Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Space Center Houston
The city that never sleeps is getting its second dose of UFC in less than four months. Barclays Center will host UFC 208 in mid-February for the first time. This arena alone is a hot spot for nightlife, but we know New York has plenty to offer.
American: Lot 2
Latin: Bogota Latin Bistro
Italian: Piccoli Trattoria
Deli: Farmer In the Deli
Chinese: Liu’s Shanghai
Burgers: Sweet Science
Seafood: Henry’s End Restaurant
Other Half Brewing Company
Strong Rope Brewery
Coney Island Brewery
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Brooklyn Bridge Park
Brooklyn Children’s Museum
New York Transit Museum
Both Houston and Brooklyn have everything you could want. Why not attend the upcoming UFC fights in both locations? Houston will satisfy your taste of the south and Brooklyn will make you feel like family. No matter which destination you choose, choose to go with a UFC VIP Experience. You enjoy these fights unlike any other. You will have the opportunity to tour the Octagon, take a photo with the Championship Belt, meet fighters, and indulge in premium food and open bar. What are you waiting for?