ALBUQUERQUE – On Sunday, December 6th, join Mayor Richard J. Berry, Councilor Klarissa Peña, Councilor Dan Lewis, Commissioner Art de la Cruz, the Albuquerque City Council and the Bernalillo County Commission in honoring and celebrating the new UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Holly Holm with a champion’s parade and celebration.
Parade route and other details are forthcoming. This event will also be an opportunity to donate non-perishable items and winter clothing for the benefit of the Albuquerque Rescue Mission and the Albuquerque Christian Children’s Home. Holly Holm defeated previously undefeated Ronda Rousey for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship on November 14th in Melbourne, Australia in front of a UFC record live crowd of 56,214.
Since her win, Holly Holm has been on a national media tour as new champion and has gracefully represented the City of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, and the State of New Mexico. Parade Honoring Holly Holm Sunday, December 6, 2015 2:00pm – 4:00pm