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Cheech and Chong to perform at Lakeland Center

Cheech and Chong will be rolling into Lakeland this February. The iconic stoner-comedy duo of Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong will perform at the Lakeland Center on Feb. 12, along with special guest Shelby Chong.

Tickets, priced from $37.50 to $75, go on sale Friday at 9:30 a.m. through thelakelandcenter.com or by calling (863) 834-8111.

Cheech and Chong released nine comedy albums from 1972 to 1985, and won a Grammy Award for 1973’s “Los Cochinos.” Their first film, “Up In Smoke,” was the highest grossing comedy of 1978, earning more than $100 million.

Shelby Chong, who has been married to Tommy Chong since 1975, appeared in a number of the duo’s movies, including “Things Are Tough All Over” and “Nice Dreams.”