From the UFC Official Press Release:
(LAS VEGAS, NV, December 11)- This past July, the first-ever UFC Fan Expo took the sportsworld by storm, as fans celebrated the past, present, and future of the Ultimate FightingChampionship. So by popular demand, the UFC, in partnership with Reed Exhibitions, hasannounced that the second UFC Fan Expo will take place May 28-29, 2010, back in Las Vegas,at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.UFC Fan Expo brings the excitement of the UFC to the multitude of mixed martial arts and popculturefans, allowing them to experience and learn the sport while rubbing shoulders with someof the most exciting athletes in mixed martial arts today.Over 200 leading companies are expected to exhibit, covering 200,000 gross square feet ofspace, and will feature apparel, electronic gaming, food & beverages, fight gear, fitnessequipment and supplies, nutritional supplements, lifestyle products, and much more.The jam-packed two-day event, occurring during Memorial Day Weekend 2010, will provide fanswith the opportunity to experience a number of special events, fighter appearances, autographsignings, and training & development sessions with elite fighters and industry leaders.The inaugural UFC Fan Expo took place in July 2009 during the historical UFC 100 weekend,bringing together mixed martial arts enthusiasts and fans, providing over 15 hours of keynoteaddresses, special events, and training & development sessions. That UFC Fan Expo was alsothe site for the first Grappling Tournament ever held in conjunction with a UFC event. With somuch in store for the second UFC Fan Expo, organizers expect the event to really be taken to thenext level."I was blown away by the response to the first UFC Fan Expo. We have the greatest fans in theworld," said UFC President Dana White. "Our next Fan Expo is going to be another incredibleevent, we are taking it to the next level, and offering even more exciting ways to experience UFC."