Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend Returns to Orleans Arena Sept. 13-15

Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend Returns to Orleans Arena Sept. 13-15
Tickets now available for purchase

WHAT:  The premier event for bodybuilding and fitness enthusiasts, Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend, will return to the Orleans Arena Sept. 13-15.

The Mr. Olympia contest – an annual bodybuilding competition sanctioned by the International Federation of Bodybuilders Professional League (IFBB Pro League) – will bring fitness and bodybuilding superstars, competing for the Mr. Olympia Sandow Trophy.

Tickets are available from $75 plus tax and fees and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at or; or in-person at gift shops inside The Orleans, Suncoast, Gold Coast and Sam’s Town. Tickets may also be purchased the day of the show (depending upon availability) at the venue box office.

The Pinnacle of Bodybuilding, Joe Weider’s IFBB Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend, returns to the Orleans Arena September 17-19


The Pinnacle of Bodybuilding, Joe Weider’s IFBB Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend, returns to the Orleans Arena September 17-19


The apex event for bodybuilding and fitness enthusiasts, Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness and Performance Weekend returns to the Orleans Arena, Sept. 17, 18 and 19.

For the 10th consecutive year, the Mr. Olympia contest—an annual bodybuilding competition sanctioned by the International Federation of Bodybuilders Professional League (IFBB Pro League)—will take center stage at the Orleans Arena. Iconic champions of the past Arnold Schwarzenegger, Lee Haney, Ronnie Coleman and Las Vegas’ own Jay Cutler have all donned the title Mr. Olympia.

More than 200 athletes are expected to compete in seven divisions, with the greatest bodybuilders in the world headlining the star-studded weekend. Four-time defending champion Phil “The Gift” Heath will go for his fifth consecutive Mr. Olympia title, but standing in his way are a host of formidable competitors, like Shawn Rhoden, Dennis Wolf, Dexter Jackson, Mamdouh Elssbiay, Roelly Winklaar, Branch Warren and other top contenders.

On Thursday, Sept. 17, fans can meet the sport’s superstars at Meet the Olympians, located at the Orleans Arena Concourse Level. VIP ticket holders and Platinum Members will be granted early entry at 7 p.m. The event is open to the general public, free of charge at 8 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. – Mr. Olympia Judging, Fitness, Bikini Finals
Reserved seating – $72 to $176

Saturday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. – Figure, 212 Showdown and Mr. Olympia Finals
Reserved seating – $88 to $237

Tickets can be purchased by calling the Orleans Arena Box Office at 702.284.7777, or by visiting

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About Orleans Arena
The Orleans Arena, a Boyd Gaming facility located just west of the Las Vegas Strip, is one of the nation’s leading multi-purpose sports and entertainment facilities and the 2014 recipient of the Venue Excellence Award from the International Association of Venue Managers. In addition, the Orleans Arena is one of only a handful of arenas in the United States to achieve LEED Gold Certification and is part of the largest company in Nevada to achieve SHARP Certification for commitments to safe venue operations. According to Venues Today magazine, the Orleans Arena, which hosts more than 200 events each year, consistently ranks in the Top 10 for ticket sales in the United States and internationally among venues of similar size. These events include nationally touring concerts, NCAA basketball conference tournaments, family shows, motorsports and other unique events. For more information, call 702.365.7469 or visit Stay connected to the Orleans Arena on Facebook ( and on Twitter (@orleansarena). Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at

Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness and Performance Weekend Returns to Orleans Arena September 17-19 – Tickets on Sale Now

Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness and Performance Weekend Returns to Orleans Arena September 17-19



The 51st edition of the world-famous Mr. Olympia competition includes the Mr. Olympia judging, fitness, bikini, and Ms. Olympia finals on Friday, September 18 and the Figure 212 showdown and Mr. Olympia finals on Saturday, September 19.  Guests are also able to ‘Meet the Olympians’ ahead of the show at a free, public event on Thursday, September 17 beginning at 7 p.m.


Orleans Arena
4500 West Tropicana Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89103


Tickets for each day are on-sale now and can be purchased by calling the Orleans Arena Box Office at 702-284-7777 or by visiting
Joe Weider's Olympia Fitness and Performance Weekend