Local restaurant offers anticipated boxing match

Local restaurant offers anticipated boxing match

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Watching the heavily anticipated Mayweather v. Pacquiao Fight live in Las Vegas may be slightly out of budget for most, but folks will still be able get out and watch it locally with friends.

Buffalo Wild Wings in Laurel will be showing the fight, and you can reserve your seats for the fight right now. There are 4 to 6 seats per table, and tickets are $20 plus tax.

“We've thought about it for a while as soon as we heard the fight was happening,” said Tara Cline, hospitality manager. “Meridian our sister store, has always done it, and we decided that we wanted to compete with Meridian this year.”

The restaurant can seat around 200 individuals. The pre-fight is scheduled to begin at 9pm and the main event at 11p.m.

“They come in and see me and Natasha, they'll come in and fill out a little form,” said Cline. “Reserve a whole table if you want to, you just have to pay for each seat."