LaughFest

Laughfest Comedy Spotlight – Anjelah Johnson
Sixth in a series
Anjelah Johnson, former Oakland Raider cheerleader and MAD TV star, is on her way to Grand Rapids! Laughfest welcomes Anjelah (pronounced Angela) to the Fountain Street Church on Thursday @ 7:30! Anjelah was a live action character in the film ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS: THE SQUEAKQUEL…
Laughfest Comedy Spotlight – Full Frontal Nerdity
Fifth in a series.
The Midwest’s best nerd comedians strike back! The geeks shall inherit the Earth in this night of silly pop culture comedy that you won’t want to miss! TONIGHT at the Pyramid Scheme! Starring Midwest comedy star Mike Bobbit! Here's Craig Russell and Laughfest&apos…
Laughfest Is Underway! Cluck Is A HIT!
609 Beak wearing record setters. Over 250 events, 150 free. 60 different artists and countless smiley faces all over town. And, oh yeah, a whole bunch of chickens! Must be the start of the second Laughfest! 98.7 WFGR is a media sponsor and big supporter of the "festival of laughter"…
Laughfest Comedy Spotlight-Patti Vasquez
Fourth in a series
Patti Vazquez returns to Laughfest with special guest Greg Morton for a first! The first Laughfest show in Lowell at the Lowell Performing Arts Center on Friday March 16! Patti is a Chicago native, and she got her start over a decade ago at Zanies Comedy Club. Since then she has g…
Win Laughfest Tickets All Week
It's a Bob and Tom Winning week on WFGR!
Starting Monday March 5th - Listen ALL week and ANYTIME you hear a BOB SEGER  or TOM PETTY be the 9th caller to 616 459 9889 - and we'll spin the good ol Wheel of Winning, which will be loaded up with Laughfest tickets!  Shows include Whoop…
Laughfest Comedy Spotlight Laurie Berkner
Third in a series.
Yes, it's true, Laurie Berkner and her band aren't comedians. You might not even know who Laurie Berkner is. Her band are kids' favs all over the world. She has appeared on Nick Jr. and the Disney Channel more times than she can remember. And her kids' CD's sell in the millions. Wh…
Laughfest Comedy Spotlight Martin Short
The second in a series.
Martin Short and Kevin Nealon with special guest, and original SNL writer, Alan Zweibel will headline Laughfest's "ALive in Grand Rapids! It's Saturday Night" This special fundraising event is a unique SNL themed evening which includes dinner, a one-of-a-kind live sh…
Laughfest Comedy Spotlight – Marc Maron
First in a series...
Marc Maron will be at Laughfest on Thursday March 15th AND Saturday March 17th!
Thursday will be Marc's Standup show, and on Saturday Marc will tape his award winning podcast "WTF" LIVE from the Wealthy Theatre! Get your tickets HERE and see Marc!
More Laughfest Fun! 1 Month Away!
More Laughfest fun with Joanne Roehm! She's a pretty high up at Gilda's Club in the Laughing department. She came into the studios and talked about some Laughfest performers you might not be aware of. And even though she was a little under the weather, her smile brights up a room like 34 c…
Laughfest Tickets Now On Sale! [AUDIO]
Laughfest individual tickets are now on sale! Yippee! All the shows including the newly announced Kathleen Madigan show are on sale now!
Joanne Roehm from Laughfest was in the studio talking about tickets and shows and Laughfest Community shows!
Laughfest Update–Community!
Great day to laugh in West Michigan! Laughfest is a little over 3 months away! Ticket packages are on sale and you can be involved in the annual festival of laughter benefiting Gilda's Club of West Michigan! Festival Operations Manager Joanne Roehm and comedian Matt Lauria stopped by to talk fu…
Bob and Tom Comedy All Stars Return to Laughfest
Bob and Tom Fans -  Great news!  Laughfest and WFGR are proud to announce that the Bob and Tom Comedy All Star Showcase is back for Laughfest 2012!   The lineup is awesome this year.  Tommy Johnigan, Drew Hastings and Jimmy Pardo. Plus the super hot Kristi Lee will be your g…

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