Wexford heavyweight Kennedy [8(5)-0] takes on New England champion Alexis Santos [18(15)-1(1)] in the headline fight of a DiBella Entertainment card at the Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.
On the mic will be Showtime commentator Corey Erdman, former top light heavyweight John Scully, and top super bantamweight and DiBella stable star Heather Hardy.
Coverage starts at half past midnight (Irish time, 7:30pm local time) and Mayo lightweight Ray Moylette [5(2)-0] is expected to be in action against Donte Bryant in the second fight.
Also on the card will be Uzbek light middleweight Hurshidbek Normatov, super feather Shelly Vincent, Mylquan Williams, and a middleweight chief support bout of Ievgen Khytrov v Derrick Findley.
Kennedy v Santos will most likely not take place until around 3:00AM.