Comedian Bill Engvall is back with another night of laughs and fun on Saturday, June 18, at the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La. Tickets go on sale Friday at all Ticketmaster outlets for ages 21 and older. Courtesy photo

By Tommy Mann Jr. – For The Record

It’s time to grab your sign and make plans for the summer because one of the funniest comedians of the past decade is headed to Southwest Louisiana.

Comedian Bill Engvall will perform at 8 p.m., Saturday, June 18, inside the Grand Event Center of the Golden Nugget Casino and Hotel in Lake Charles, La. for ages 21 and older. Tickets are $40-$55 and go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, Feb. 5, at all Ticketmaster outlets, including online at www.ticketmaster.com and charge by phone at 800-745-3000.

Engvall, a 58-year-old native of Galveston, Texas, is best known for his signature comedy bit, “Here’s Your Sign,” and his affiliation as a member of the “Blue Collar Comedy” group which includes Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy. The Blue Collar group has sold more than 9 million units of its comedy specials.

He released his first album, “Here’s Your Sign,” in May 1996 and it peaked at No. 1 on the Billboard Comedy Chart for 15 consecutive weeks while reaching platinum status.

His most recent album, “Ultimate Laughs,” was released in March 2014, which features a collection of his best comedy routines such as “Here’s Your Sign,” “I’m a Cowboy,” “Dorkfish,” “Wives and NASCAR” and more.

Visit www.billengvall.com for more information on this comedian and actor.