On Friday night, Lagasse’s Stadium at the Palazzo welcomed mixed martial artist “The Sandman” Jorge Santiago as he hosted a pre-fight party at the sports-viewing mecca. Santiago arrived with family and friends and dined on Emeril Lagasse cuisine including penne pasta, spaghetti and red sauce and grilled chicken. The Brazilian middleweight fighter posed for photos and signed autographs during the event with excited fans as he recounted his favorite fighting moments.
Lagasse’s Stadium will host a viewing party for the fight Saturday night from 6 to 9 p.m. where MMA fans can enjoy an assortment of finger foods and beverages. With more than 100 HDTVs, including a giant 9-foot by 16-foot screen, Pocketcasino tableside betting and plush stadium seating, enthusiasts can catch all the fights.
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