As MMA Fighting previously reported, Bellator will come to the Chicago Theatre on April 15. Additionally, Bellator will run at the venue again on Aug. 19 and the Boston theatre on May 6. One of the venues to be announced will play host to Bellator 35 on Oct. 21.
"The Madison Square Garden name is synonymous with the greatest sports and entertainment events in U.S. history," Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney said in a press release. "Moreover, these MSG venues, the Chicago Theatre and the Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre, are synonymous with the history and culture of their respective cities. We are thrilled to be aligning Bellator with these magnificent brands to bring world class, nationally televised mixed martial arts to Chicago, Boston, and the entire country."
Below is the current schedule for Bellator season two and three.
Bellator 13, April 8 in Hollywood, Fla. (Season Two Premiere)
Bellator 14, April 15 in Chicago, Ill.
Bellator 16, April 29 in Kansas City, Mo.
Bellator 17, May 6 in Boston, Mass.
Bellator 22, June 10 in Hollywood, Fla.
Bellator 24, June 24 in Kansas City, Mo. (Season Two Finale)
Bellator 25, Aug. 12 in Hollywood, Fla. (Season Three Premiere)
Bellator 26, Aug. 19 in Chicago, Ill.
Bellator 27, Aug. 26 in Kansas City, Mo.
Bellator 34, Oct. 14 in Kansas City, Mo.
Bellator 35, Oct. 21 in either Chicago Ill. or Boston, Mass.
Bellator 36, Oct. 28 in Hollywood, Fla. (Season Three Finale)