Sports and fitness events worth seeking out in New Orleans this week

Looking to get fit? From a professional basketball game to a dance fitness class, there's plenty to do when it comes to sports and fitness activities coming up in New Orleans this week. Read on for a rundown.

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New Orleans Pelicans vs. Toronto Raptors

Come cheer on the hometown New Orleans Pelicans as superstar Anthony Davis and company take on Kawhi Leonard and the surging Toronto Raptors at the Smoothie King Center. 

When: Friday, March 8, 7 p.m.
Where: Smoothie King Center, 1501 Dave Dixon Drive
Price: $10-$1,300

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Second Annual Werk Dat Gras DYF Workshop and NOLA Fit Fest

Join UCD founder CY'O and Jas for an intense dance workout session. There will be a hip-hop cardio class and other dance fitness programs available. Come get fit!

When: Saturday, March 9, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: Nola Spaces, 1719 Toledano St.
Price: $10-$22

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FREE BollyX Master Class

BollyX is a Bollywood-inspired dance fitness workout session that gets you up and moving to the sounds and best music of India. All fitness levels are encouraged to participate. Bring your wattle bottle and sneakers and get ready to sweat!

When: Sunday, March 10, 10-11 a.m.
Where: Dancing Grounds, 3705 St. Claude Ave.
Price: Free

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