IMG_7294Mayhem in Mesquite VII brings the thrilling action of live cage fighting back to CasaBlanca Resort Casino Golf and Spa. Barry Meyer’s World Famous Tuff-N-Uff Future Stars of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) will showcase their premier top prospects of MMA athletes for Mayhem in Mesquite VII. The growing success of this crowd-favorite event offers fans the very real possibility of witnessing the next “Future Star of MMA” at the action-packed Saturday night event.

Tuff-N-Uff is billed as the nation’s premier amateur mixed martial arts league. Jeff Meyer, Chief Executive Officer of Tuff-N-Uff Productions, Inc., told The Independent, “Our mission is to provide athletes a safe environment to test their skills and to provide fans affordable and exciting mixed martial arts events. Tuff-N-Uff is proud of its long history dating back to our first event on June 18, 1994. We’ve successfully helped many athletes transition into the pro MMA ranks, including 29 athletes that have fought in the UFC after fighting for Tuff-N-Uff. Arguably, the most famous fighter in the history of MMA, Ronda Rousey, fought for Tuff-N-Uff as an amateur twice in Las Vegas.”
Mayhem in Mesquite
Mayhem in Mesquite

“Tuff-N-Uff is thrilled to partner with CasaBlanca in Mesquite, Nevada,” Meyer said. “Our staff, fighters, and fans all really enjoy the experience of ‘getting out of dodge’ twice a year when the CasaBlanca plays host to Tuff-N-Uff’s Mayhem in Mesquite. Being that its only a short drive from Las Vegas and St. George, we are fortunate to have athletes competing from both cities. The event is well attended by fans from Las Vegas, Mesquite, and St. George. As most amateur athletes have to travel to compete when they turn pro, Mayhem in Mesquite VII is a perfect opportunity to introduce them to the challenges that come with making weight and acclimating to a different city than they’re used to.”

Mayhem In Mesquite VII right around the corner

Mayhem in Mesquite VII kicks off on Friday, Aug. 21. See the contenders square off before the fights at the weigh-in at 6:00 p.m. The Mayhem in Mesquite VII Ring Girl Competition begins at 8:30 pm. Then rock the night away as Rebel Soul, hailing out of Las Vegas, takes the stage. Playing the best of classic, southern, country, and current hits, Rebel Soul brings a high-energy act that engages audiences and encourages crowd participation.
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Mayhem in Mesquite

Saturday, Aug, 22 brings the main event and more for Mayhem in Mesquite VII. The pre-party begins at 5 p.m. and includes a free beer tasting. The main event starts at 7 p.m. General Admission tickets are $25 in advance and $30 the day of the event. For those wishing to get a little closer to the action, seating in rows 1-3 is $45 in advance and $50 at the door. Tickets for Mayhem in Mesquite VII fights can be purchased online at www.startickets.com or by calling (800) 585-3737.

Following the fights, the after party gets started in the CasaBlanca Showroom with a free concert by Sin City Sinners out of Las Vegas. Partygoers over the age of 21 will get to see why Sin City Sinners were voted as Las Vegas’ no. 1 Headlining Rock Band. Sin City Sinners is comprised of seasoned performers playing classic covers and original rock. What began in 2007 as a weekly ‘just for fun’ jam at a local dive bar led by Faster Pussycat’s Brent Muscat quickly evolved into standing room only shows featuring appearances by some of rock’s hottest musicians and celebrities.
The success of Mayhem in Mesquite VII has resulted in rooms being sold out at the CasaBlanca for Aug 22. At publication of this report, The Independent has verified rooms are still available at their sister property, the Virgin River Hotel and Casino, for $39 plus tax.