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Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness and Performance Weekend

For the eighth consecutive year, the Mr. Olympia contest—an annual bodybuilding competition sanctioned by the International Federation of Bodybuilders Professional League (IFBB Pro League)— will take center stage at the Orleans Arena. With past champions such as Arnold Schwarzenegger, Lee Haney, and Ronnie Coleman, this prestigious event is the one of the highest accolades in the sport of professional bodybuilding. With $1,000,000 in total prize money, the 2013 Olympia Weekend holds the record for the all-time highest single purse in the history of the sport.

Thursday, September 26 - Fans will get to meet the sport’s superstars at Meet the Olympians, located at the Orleans Arena Concourse Level. VIP ticket holders and Platinum Members will be granted early entry at 7:00 p.m. This event is open to the general public free of charge at 8:00 p.m.

Friday, September 27 – Fitness, Bikini, Ms. Olympia Finals and Mr. Olympia Judging – 7 p.m.
Reserved seating - $64.86 to $211.52

Saturday, September 28 – Figure Olympia Finals, Olympia 212 Showdown and Mr. Olympia Finals – 7 p.m.
Reserved seating - $75.33 to $263.90

Tickets can be purchased by calling the Orleans Arena Box Office at 702.284.7777 or by visiting www.orleansarena.com.

When: Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013
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Where: The Orleans Arena, 4500 W Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas

Cost: $64.86 - $263.90

Age limit: Not available

Categories: Sports

Event posted Aug. 26, 2013
Last updated Aug. 26, 2013

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