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When:

March 16-20, 2022

What:

If it has to do with funny...you will find it at LaughFest. The 5-day festival will feature 20 virtual events, social media content and contests with this year's lead sponsor, Gun Lake Casino. In addition to bringing smiles and laughter following a challenging year for many, the festival brings added awareness to Gilda’s Club’s mission of providing free emotional health support for those on a cancer or grief journey. All proceeds will benefit the free cancer and grief support programs offered through Gilda's Club Grand Rapids.

Who:

Headlining acts: Clean Comedy Showcase, Maria Bamford, Fortune Feimester, Charlie Berens, Brent Morin, Tone Bell and more!

Where:

LaughFest will host nearly 50 events this year throughout Grand Rapids and Lowell areas. In addition to ticketed events, there will also be free activities including: Seriously Funny Adventure Challenge, Sunday Night Funnies, Kids Joke, Family Improv, You Have Two Minutes: Brian Kelly's Favorite LaughFest Portraits, Laughter Yoga, Recovery Showcase, All Y’all Showcase, Drums for All with Josh Dunigan, and more.

Ticket Information:

Check out LaughFestGR.org for up to date ticket information!

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