SMASH Global V: Pre-Oscar MMA Gala

SMASH Global V: Pre-Oscar MMA Gala

Supporting the 4 Vets by Vets charity group!

SMASH Global returns to Hollywood’s Taglyan Complex on Thursday, Feb 23 for a spectacular first-of-its-kind Pre-Oscar Fight Gala.

Join us in honoring the next legendary figure with a SMASH lifetime achievement award, while we host live professionally sanctioned MMA bouts.

  • Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017
  • Event Time: 6:30pm - 11pm
  • Location & Red Carpet Entrance: Taglyan Complex
  • Grand Ballroom 1201 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90038
  • Attire: Black-tie suggested for gentlemen and formal cocktail for ladies
  • F&B: Hosted Bar + Plated Dinner
  • Age: This is a 21+ event

Experience MMA at the picturesque Taglyan Complex where you will be greeted on the red carpet with peerless service, passed hor's doeurvres, hosted craft cocktails and a circle of A-list professionals, athletes and celebrities.

Enjoy an open bar and a sit-down plated dinner as you spectate 5 thrilling professional bouts from VIP round-tables at the legendary Taglyan Complex.

This intimate affair is limited to 300 guests, so secure your tickets today for a great cause and to a gala like no other


Event Highlights:
Live, professional MMA fights in a full-sized 24’ x 24’ cage.

10 talented mixed martial artists will compete in 5 thrilling professional bouts sanctioned by the California State Athletic Commission. The winners will move one step closer to their place in MMA history, and the audience will have a front-row seat for all the action.

Spectate from VIP round-table seating at the esteemed Taglyan Complex.

The opportunity to network with an exclusive crowd of elite business professionals in a thrilling VIP setting

Special guest appearances by:
We will be giving achievement awards to 2 of the most important figures in UFC/MMA history; the first male and female superstars of the sport. The “Huntington Beach Badboy” Tito Ortiz and the beautiful Gina Carano.

Previous attendees have included:Legendary Boxing Trainer Freddie Roach,World Champion MMA Fighter Dominick Cruz,Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2012 Inductee, Thomas "The Hitman" Hearns, World Champion Boxer "Sugar" Shane Mosley, Actor Frank Grillo who starred as Crossbones in "Captain America: Civil War" and Grammy nominated Artist Frank Stallone.

For details and ticket info please visit the Smash Global website:

Branding & Sponsorship Opportunities: a wide range of participation options are available and can be explored by contacting


the Charity Lives campaign is an advocacy group and support brand, not a foundation or nonprofit entity. Charity Lives is privately financed and is a 100% volunteer service and is a cost free operation; all fund-raising and monetary benefits are directed, in their entirety, to our supported charities and advocacy partners.

All images, adverts and logos are copyrighted to their respective owners.