Mayweather-Canelo: Further Tour Details Announced

NEW YORK  - News spread like wildfire last week when details of the upcoming 11-city, two-country media tour to officially announce the September 14 mega-fight between Eight-Time, Five-Division World Champion Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Unified Super Welterweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez were made public.

Exact locations in each city as well as press conference start times are set and fans are encouraged to arrive early as entry into each event is available on a first come, first served basis.

Monday, June 24

New York, NY

Location: Times Square

Pedestrian Walk on Broadway Between 46th & 47th Streets

New York, NY 10036

Fan Arrival Time: 2:00 p.m. ET

Press Conference Begins: 3:00 p.m. ET

Tuesday, June 25

Washington, DC

Location: The Howard Theatre

620 T Street NW

Washington, DC 20001

Fan Arrival Time: 12:00 p.m. ET

Press Conference Begins: 1:00 p.m. ET

Wednesday, June 26

Grand Rapids, MI

Location: Houseman Field

2055 Rosewood Avenue SW

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Fan Arrival Time: 11:00 a.m. ET

Press Conference Begins: 12:00 p.m. ET

Chicago, IL

Location: Chicago Theatre

175 North State Street

Chicago, IL 60601

Fan Arrival Time: 5:00 p.m. CT

Press Conference Begins: 6:00 p.m. CT

Thursday, June 27

Atlanta, GA

Location: Atlantic Station

1380 Atlantic Drive (Central Park between Rosa Mexicano and Strip)

Atlanta, GA 30363

Fan Arrival Time: 12:00 p.m. ET

Press Conference Begins: 1:00 p.m. ET

Friday, June 28

Miami, FL

Location: Bayfront Park

100 Chopin Plaza (In front of InterContinental Miami hotel)

Miami, FL 33131

Fan Arrival Time: 12:00 p.m. ET

Press Conference Begins: 1:00 p.m. ET

Sunday, June 30

Mexico City, Mexico

Location information to be announced separately.

Monday, July 1

Houston, TX

Location: Union Station at Minute Maid Stadium (Main entrance of stadium)

501 Crawford Street

Houston, TX 77002

Fan Arrival Time: 12:00 p.m. CT

Press Conference Begins: 1:00 p.m. CT

San Antonio, TX

Location: The Alamo

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78205

Fan Arrival Time: 5:00 p.m. CT

Press Conference Begins: 6:00 p.m. CT

Tuesday, July 2

Phoenix, AZ

Location: Herberger Theater

222 East Monroe Street

Phoenix, AZ 85004

Fan Arrival Time: 11:00 a.m. MT

Press Conference Begins: 12:00 a.m. MT

Los Angeles

Location: Nokia Plaza L.A. LIVE

777 Chick Hearn Court

Los Angeles, CA 90015

Fan Arrival Time: 6:30 p.m. PT

Press Conference Begins: 7:30 p.m. PT

Mayweather vs. Canelo, a 12-round fight for Mayweather's WBA Super Welterweight Super World Championship and Canelo's WBA, WBC and The Ring Magazine Super Welterweight World Championships taking place Saturday, September 14 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, is promoted by Mayweather Promotions, Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Promotions and is sponsored by Corona and O'Reilly Auto Parts, Valvoline. The mega-event will be produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV® beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. The event will be available in Spanish on secondary audio programming (SAP).

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by DudeN561 on 06-19-2013

Count me in for the Miami event.

Comment by cito8181 on 06-19-2013

Im there!!

Comment by budfr on 06-19-2013

Canelo´s fans ( yes, the foreigner ) will ovelwhelm Floyd´s in the western cities and probably Chicago and Miami. And of course, Mexico city. Floyd´s fan base is very small compared to Canelo´s. Most people pay to see Floyd lose.…

Comment by RespekonMyName on 06-18-2013

I'll definitely be at the Grand Rapids event.

Comment by Mr.Smith on 06-18-2013

[QUOTE=whoseyourdaddy;13481531]They should have done one in Dallas, San Antonio and Houston to far away.:sad:[/QUOTE] Yeah I was looking for Dallas too.

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