City records state that Main Event has a permit valuation of $5 million for the Mall location.
The establishment will offer the public chef-inspired dining, over 100 virtual and interactive games, multi-level laser tag and state-of-the-art bowling, according to their website.
“We are really excited to bring our truly distinctive dining and entertainment experience to the people of Laredo,” Charlie Keegan, CEO of Main Event Entertainment, said in a press release. “There’s nothing like Main Event there now, and we think the local community will fall in love with its unique combination of food and fun.”
They have 38 centers in 14 states that serve over 20 million guests annually, and bring nearly 150 full and part-time positions to the communities in which they serve.The Main Event website states they were founded in 1998 in Plano, Texas and is a subsidiary of Ardent Leisure Group of Australia. They will also provide full service catering with private rooms, exercises, social gatherings, birthday celebrations and large group events.