GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — LaughFest 2019 kicks off March 7 with a launch party at Rosa Parks Circle. 

Laugh @ Rosa party will last from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will give attendees the chance to win free comedy show tickets. 

Additionally, Pack the Pub will take place at Creston Brewery on Plainfield Ave NE from noon to 11 p.m. Fifteen percent of all sales will go toward LaughFest and Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids.

The LaughFest Stand-Up Showcase will kick off at 9 p.m. at Vander Mill Grand Rapids on Ball Avenue. The audience will get a chance to see some of the best comedic talent from all across the country. This event is free. 

UPCOMING LAUGHFEST EVENTS: 

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

Thursday, March 7

•    Pack The Pub @ Creston—noon to 11PM at Creston Brewery, FREE (FAM)

•    LaughFest Stand-up Showcase—9PM at Vander Mill, FREE (RRR)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase I & Dinner—6PM and 7PM at the BOB 3rd Floor, $35 (CLN)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase II—8PM at The BOB Dr. Grin’s, $20 (CLN)

Friday, March 8

•    Laughter Yoga—10AM at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, 10AM, FREE (FAM, LRX)

•    LaughFest Stand Up Showcase-- 6PM at LINC, FREE (RRR)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase I & Dinner—6PM at The BOB 3rd Floor, $35 (CLN)

•    Ricco & Friends II—7PM at GRAAMA, FREE (RRR)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase II—7PM at The BOB Dr. Grin’s, $20 (CLN)

•    LaughFest Stand Up Showcase—7PM at Vander Mill, FREE (RRR)

•    LaughFest Stand Up Showcase—7PM at Golden Age at Creston Brewery, FREE (RRR)

•    CTL ALT DEFLECT—7PM at The Comedy Project, $15 (RRR)

•    Matt Bellassai—7PM at Pyramid Scheme, $25 (RRR, ID)

•    LaughFest Stand Up Showcase—8PM at LINC, FREE (RRR)

•    Pop Scholars—8PM at Wealthy Theatre, $12 (CLN)

•    LaughFest Stand Up Showcase—9PM at Golden Age at Creston Brewery, FREE (RRR)

•    Matt Bellassai—9pm at Pyramid Scheme, $25 (RRR, ID)

•    Inaccurate and Inappropriate—9PM TO 11PM at Creston Brewery, FREE (RRR, ID)

•    MSW3k (Murder, She Wrote)—9:30PM at The Comedy Project, $10 (RRR)

•    Laugh Riot Dolls—9:30PM at Vander Mill, FREE (RRR)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase II—9:30PM at The BOB 3rd Floor, $20 (CLN)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase I—9:30PM at The BOB Dr. Grin’s, $20 (CLN)

•    The Dirty Show—11:30PM at The BOB Dr. Grin’s, $10 (RRR,ID)

•    LaughFest Stand Up Showcase—11:30PM at Pyramid Scheme, FREE (RRR, ID)

Saturday, March 9

•    Gilda’s Clubhouse Tours—10AM to 2PM at Gildas Club Grand Rapids, FREE (FAM, LRX)

•    Laughter Yoga—10AM at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, FREE (FAM, LRX)

•    Family Improv—10AM at Dog Story Theatre, FREE (FAM)

•    Kids Rock Hip Hop Dance Party—10AM at The BOB HOME, $7 (FAM)

•    Kids Rock Hip Hop Dance Party—NOON at the BOB HOME, $7 (FAM)

•    Lowell Kids Joke Time—1PM at Kent County District Library Englehardt Branch, FREE (FAM)

•    Seriously Funny Family Adventure Challenge—2PM The BOB HOME, FREE (FAM)

•    LaughFest Sketch/Improv Showcase—3PM at Dog Story Theater, FREE (RRR)

•    LaughFest Sketch/Improv Showcase—6PM at Dog Story Theater, FREE (RRR)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase II &Dinner—6PM at The BOB 3rd Floor, $35 (CLN)

•    Clean Comed Showcase I—7PM at The BOB Dr. Grin’s, $20, (CLN)

•    Matt Bellassai—7PM at Pyramid Scheme, $25 (RRR, ID)

•    CTL ALT DEFLECT—7PM at The Comedy Project, $15 (RRR)

•    Nate Bargatze—7PM at Vander Mill, $25 ( CLN)

•    LaughFest Stand Up Showcase—7PM at Golden Age at Creston Brewery , FREE (RRR)

•    River City Improv—7:33PM at Wealthy Theatre, $12.50 (CLN)

•    Matt Bellassai—9PM at Pyramid Scheme, $25, (RRR, ID)

•    LaughFest Stand Up Showcase—9PM at Golden Age at Creston Brewery, FREE (RRR)

•    West Side Stories—9:30PM at The Comedy Project, $10 (RRR)

•    Nate Bargatze—9:30PM at Vander Mill, $25 (CLN)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase I—9:30PM at The BOB 3rd Floor, $20 ( CLN)

•    Clean Comedy Showcase II—9:30PM at The BOB  Dr. Grin’s, $20 (CLN)

•    LaughFest’s Best—11:30PM at Pyramid Scheme

Sunday, March 10

•    Funderwear Run—12:30PM at New Holland Brewing Company Knickerbocker, $30 (FAM, LRX)

•    Gilda’s Clubhouse Tours—1 to 5PM at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, FREE (FAM, LRX)

•    Grand Rapids Kids Joke Time Bilingual—1PM at Cook Library Center, FREE (FAM)

•    Tiempo de Broma Para Ninos—1PM at Cook Library Center, FREE (FAM)

•    LaughFest Local Stand Up Showcase—3PM at LowellArts, FREE (RRR)

•    Laughter Yoga—3PM at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, FREE (FAM, LRX)

•    Ed Asner—“ A Man and His Prostate—3PM at Wealthy Theatre, $25 (RRR, LRX)

•    LaughFest Stand-Up Showcase—6:15PM at The BOB 3rd floor, FREE (RRR)

•    LaughFest Stand-Up Showcase—6:15PM at The BOB Dr. Grins, FREE (RRR)

•    Matt Bellassai—7PM at Pyramid Scheme, $25 (RRR)

•    Jo Koy – 8PM at Devos Performance Hall, $37.50-$47.50 (RRR)

•    Sunday Nigh Funnies—8:30PM AT Woody’s Pressbox inside Spectrum Lanes, FREE (RRR)

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