Video: Bullfighting Barrels Down the Strip This September

Video: Bullfighting Barrels Down the Strip This September

Don Bull Productions Brings Bloodless Bullfighting to Las Vegas September 14-15 for Mexican Independence Day and September 27-30 at the South Point Hotel & Casino


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LAS VEGAS, May 28 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — A storied tradition south of the border and in many countries around the world, bloodless bullfighting courtesy of Don Bull Productions, will make its mark in the United States and Las Vegas in celebration of Mexican Independence Day at the South Point Hotel & Casino September 14 – 15 and return with four more days filled with pageantry September 27 – 30.

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Starting with the inaugural Fiestas Patrias at the South Point Arena, Don Bull Productions will present bloodless bullfights, offering spectators the opportunity to witness the best bullfighters or “toreros” around the globe performing their mastery in the entertainment capital of the world. Using specially designed adhesive Velcro pads instead of traditional banderillas, rejones and steel harpoons, competitors are able to preserve the existence of the toros while keeping the excitement and skill of traditional bullfighting alive.

“We are thrilled to be bringing bloodless bullfighting to Las Vegas and are very excited to hold our first events as part of the Mexican Independence Day festivities,” said Pedro Haces Barba, president, Don Bull Productions. “See you at the bullfights!”

September 14: Fiestas Patrias will feature some of the most famous bullfighters in the world including Eulalio Lopez “El Zotoluco”, Alejandro Amaya and Julio Benitez “El Cordobes.”

September 15: An exciting day of bloodless bullfights featuring rejoneadors (horseback bullfighters) Antonio Domecq, Rui Fernandes, and Jorge Hernandez Garate as well as two group exhibitions featuring Forcados de Turlock and Forcados de Mazatlan.

September 27: The Grand Bullfighting Cartel comes to Sin City with Fiesta en Espana superstars Ortega Cano, Enrique Ponce and Antonio Barrera.

September 28: Bullfighting in Las Vegas featuring the great three of a kind, Javier Conde, Julian Lopez “El Juli” and Federico Pizzaro.

September 29: The Extraordinary Cartel of Luxury featuring Francisco Rivera Ordonez, Julian Lopez “El Juli” and David Fandila “El Fandi.”

September 30: The triumphant bullfighters from Spain staring Luis Bolivar, Enrique Ponce and Pedrito de Portugal.

Tickets to Fiesta Patrias start at just $60 and can be purchased by calling (702) 797-8055 or by visiting www.TorosLasVegas.com or www.SouthPointCasino.com. VIP tables and seating are also available with pricing ranging from $375 to $550.

SOURCE Don Bull Productions

Video: Bullfighting Barrels Down the Strip This September