Villegas Park To Host Annual Boxing Club Show

Published: 09/27/2017


Date: September 27, 2017


Gina Bonilla

Recreation Services Coordinator


(951) 826-2015


Villegas Park to host annual boxing club show

RIVERSIDE, CA – Villegas Park is set to host its annual Boxing Club Show on Saturday, October 7. Spectators have the opportunity to watch a variety of bouts with boxers of all ages. The event is open for all ages and features raffles, snack bar and picture opportunities. Weigh-ins are from 8 – 10 a.m. and show time starts at 1 p.m. Admission is $10 for ages 11 and over and $5 for ages 5 - 10. Youth must also be accompanied by a paid adult. The Annual Boxing Club Show will be held at Villegas Park located at 3091 Esperanza St. This event is sanctioned by USA Boxing.

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