In December 2020, the comedy club Komedy Lounge opened at 5060 FM 1960 W., Houston. (Courtesy Komedy Lounge)
Komedy Lounge—located at 5060 FM 1960 W., Houston—is celebrating its one-year anniversary this month after opening in December 2020. The comedy club, owned by Leonard and Tracey Hayes, hosts a calendar of different events every month, including local comedy acts, open mic nights and karaoke nights. The location also serves food, such as the Bigham Burger, and has a bar that serves beverages and cocktails. 281-624-7654. www.komedylounge.com
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