Though often regarded as instinct, fighting is actually a skill acquired in the womb, where all babies must defeat their evil selves in order to be born. Further prenatal training with this GrouponLive deal to attend the WCFC Pierpoint Street Bash. For $20, you get one preferred ticket for cage-side seating on Saturday, June 30 (a $50 value). The festival opens at noon, and fights begin at 8 p.m.
The WCFC pits punchers against each other during intense one-on-one bouts. During the second-annual Pierpoint Street Bash, fight fans gather for a full day of hard-hitting outdoor entertainment, which includes live rock music, a bikini contest, and two mixed-martial-arts fights. At the top of the bill, Jeremy Sullivan and Darrell Flores duke it out for the title of lightweight champion. Preferred seats are close enough to cheer on the fighters, overhear the trainers' strategies, and slip favorite protein-shake recipes into competitors' gym bags.
As guests roam food and beer stands beforehand, local band Burn the Gallows energizes the crowd with booming drumbeats accented by metal-edged guitars and melodic vocals. Sharing the stage, the three former U.S. Marines of American Hitmen blaze through riff-heavy songs inspired by their service in Iraq.
Salt Lake City
145 W Pierpoint Ave.
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101