UFC Fight Night 47 marked the first time UFC has held an event in Bangor, Maine—also the first event in the state of Maine. The fight card was held at the Cross Insurance Center, and headlined by Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux. The main event saw Bader win a 5-round unanimous decision over St. Preux–handing him his first loss in the UFC.
Attendance for UFC Fight Night 47 was 5, 329 for a live gate of $321,470.
The post-fight bonuses awarded were to:
Alan Jouban and Seth Baczynski for Fight of the Night ($50,000) for their thrilling one round back and forth stand up battle.
Performance of the night ($50,000) went to Tim Boetsch for his comeback knockout victory over Brad Tavares.
And Thiago Tavares for his first round submission over Robbie Peralta.