Boxer Juan Manuel Marquez will be making a stop right here in the Gateway City. Victor Estrada Promotions made the announcement official this afternoon. Marquez will be fighting Manny Pacquio on December 8th in Las Vegas. He will be in Laredo on November 1st and will be holding a luncheon at Unitrade Stadium in the afternoon and an evening event at the Civic Center Ballroom.
"We're going to have kids, we're going to have a ring. The kids are going to be doing exercises and he is going to explain while they are doing the and explain his life."
Marquez is expected to make a major announcement while he is here. General admission tickets are being sold for as low as $50 and can be purchased at the Civic Center Ballroom.