GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Are you ready to laugh? There is hilarity for the taking at all of the LaughFest events in Grand Rapids this week. 

In all, there will be more than 200 events at over 40 venues in west Michigan. 

Here's what is in store for the week:

Monday, March 11

  • Brews, Beats, & Belly Laughs—4PM to 5:30PM at Golden Age at Creston Brewery, FREE (FAM, LRX)
  • Recovery Showcase—7:30PM at LINC, FREE (CLN, LRX)
  • LaughFest Old School Console Night—5PM to 10PM at Creston Brewerey, FREE (FAM)
  • How Improv Can Not Only Make You Laugh, It Can Change Your Life—6:30PM at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, FREE (FAM, LRX)

Tuesday, March 12

  • Gilda’s Clubhouse Tours Lowell—1PM to 5PM at Gilda’s Club Lowell, FREE (FAM, LRX)
  • Laughter Yoga Lowell—4PM at Gilda’s Club Lowell, FREE (FAM, LRX)
  • Entertainment & Exercise Run—5PM at JW Marriott Lobby, $20 (FAM, LRX)
  • Signature Event Brian Regan—5:30PM at DeVos Place Ballrooms $75-$100 (CLN)
  • Drums For All! With Josh Dunigan in Lowell—6:30PM at LowellArts, FREE (FAM)
  • The Art of Laughter w/Artists Creating together—6:30PM AT Dog Story Theater, FREE (FAM)
  • Laughter Yoga—6:30PM at Metro Cancer Center, FREE (FAM, LRX)
  • Entertainment & Exercise Walk—7PM at JW Marriot Lobby, $20 (FAM, LRX
  • No Laughing Matter—7PM at Golden Age at Creston Brewery, FREE (LRX)

Wednesday, March 13

  • Grand Rapids Kids Joke Time—6PM at Grand Rapids Public Library, FREE (FAM)
  • Nick Guerra, Ramon Rivas & Aida Rodriguez—7PM at The BOB 3rd floor, $15
  • No Laughing Matter—7PM at Creston Brewery, FREE (RRR, ID)

Thursday, March 14

  • Laughter Yoga—10AM at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, FREE (FAM, LRX)
  • Laughter: Duct Tape for the Body and Soul—11:30AM at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, FREE (CLN, LRX)
  • Entertainment & Exercise Walk—5PM JW Marriott Lobby, $20 (FAM, LRX)
  • Brad Upton Wayland—7PM at Gun Lake Casino, $22.50 (CLN, ID)
  • Best of the Midwest Competition—7PM at The BOB 3rd floor, $15 (RRR)
  • Best of the Midwest Competition—7PM at The BOB Dr. Grin’s, $15 (RRR)
  • Entertainment & Exercise Run—7PM at JW Marriott Lobby, $20 (FAM, LRX)
  • Million Dollar Variety Show—7PM at The Comedy Project, $15 (RRR)
  • LaughFest College Stand-Up Showcase—8PM at Loosemore Auditorium GVSU, FREE (RRR)
  • Brad Upton Wayland—9PM at Gun Lake Casino, $22.50 (CLN, ID)
  • Million Dollar Variety Show—9:30PM at The comedy Project, $10 (RRR)
  • LaughFest Stand-Up Showcase—9:30PM at The BOB 3rd floor, FREE (RRR)
  • LaughFest Stand-Up Showcase—9:30PM at The BOB Dr. Grin’s, FREE (RRR)

RRR: Rated R…Really!

LRX: Laughter RX

ID: Venue is 21+ and will require a valid ID for admission

FAM: Family Friendly

CLN: Clean Adult Laughs

If you have any questions on how to get around, organizers will be available to answer your questions at LaughFest Central at The Waters Building at 161 Ottawa Ave. NW. 

Check the LaughFest website for more information. 

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