Published June 19 2010
First Fargo Comedy Festival on July 23The first Fargo Comedy Festival will be July 23 at the Fargo Theatre, 314 Broadway.
Doors open at 7 p.m., and the show begins at 8:30. Local, nationally known and featured comedians will take the stage in a show geared for all ages and comedic tastes.
Comedy Central’s Eric Zeis, a Fargo native, will host the event.
The lineup includes:
- Fargo’s own The Linebenders, a comedy improv troupe.
- Jeff Allen, a North Dakota native who has performed throughout the Midwest.
- Adam Ray, who has been featured on MTV, VH1 and is a nationally touring comic.
- Adam Hunter, a finalist on “Last Comic Standing” and a regular guest on several late-night talk shows.
- Erik Griffin, who has been featured on Showtime and BET and is a nationally touring comic.
General-admission tickets are $20; VIP seats are $60 and include a pre-show social, champagne, hors d’oeuvres, priority seating, two free drinks and an after-party at the Radisson Hotel.
Tickets are available at tickets300.com, Atomic Coffee or the ticket booth inside 300 Broadway, Fargo.
For more information, contact Zeis at (818) 454-9656 or e-mail Eric@ZeisEntertainment.com.