International film star and comedian Carlos Mencia will be making his way back to the Laredo Energy Arena on Saturday, Aug. 6.
And, Carlos promises something “extra special” when coming back to Laredo for the first time in years.
“I haven’t been to Laredo in a long time, so I’m looking forward to being on that stage out there,” Mencia said.
“We are excited to hear that Carlos Mencia is making his way back to the LEA,” said Xavier Villalon, general manager of the SMG-managed Laredo Energy Arena. “It’s going to be a great show.”
Tickets are now on sale for the event presented by Latin Comedy Jam. They are available at the LEA box office, ticketmaster.com, select Ticketmaster outlets or charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
The Latin Comedy Jam offers a blend of situational and topical comedy from the nation’s top Latino comedians in the country.
The comics featured in Latin Comedy Jam are of Latin descent; their comedy is universal. The style of humor that they bring is enjoyed by millions around the world of all races and nationalities. The comics are “comics” that just happen to be Latino.
Mencia has been the star of several major Hollywood movies, TV shows and is best known for his hit TV show, “Mind of Mencia,” which can still be seen in syndication. The show is hosted by Mike G and will feature two openers as well. Doors open at 7 p.m.