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Royce Gracie, Ken Shamrock, Tito Ortiz, Kimbo Slice and Fedor Emelianenko at Bellator Fan Fest on Feb. 26

In conjunction with Bellator MMA's "British Invasion" on Feb. 27, Bellator is holding a fan fest the day before at the Dave & Busters in Manchester, Connecticut.

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What's a "British Invasion" without some tea and crumpets? Or maybe you'd prefer beer, chicken wings, and mixed martial arts (MMA) legends.

That's what Bellator MMA is offering fans this Thursday (Feb. 26, 2015) at the Dave & Busters in Manchester, Connecticut. Starting at 7 p.m. ET, fans will be able to queue up to meet MMA legends like Fedor Emelianenko, Royce Gracie, Tito Ortiz and Ken Shamrock.

Even the newly-signed Kimbo Slice will be in the house.

The "Bellator Fan Fest" is completely free and open to the public, with fans being encouraged to attend to get autographs from their favorite fighters as well as photographs -- as time and availability allows.

All of this is, of course, building up to the supercard taking place on Friday (Feb. 27) at the Mohegan Sun Arena in nearby Uncasville. Bellator is bringing a slew of big tilts featuring British fighters, including the undefeated Liam McGeary challenging Bellator light heavyweight champion "The Hardcore Kid" Emanuel Newton, Cheick Kongo and "King Mo" Lawal in a heavyweight scrap, and feared welterweight striker Paul "Semtex" Daley facing Andre Santos.

Tickets for the show are on sale now at the Mohegan Sun Arena box office, and Ticketmaster. will bring you full coverage of fight week and all of the preliminary and TV bouts that air this Friday night.

So ... who's going?

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