Laughfest adds Kirkman, Best of the Midwest shows


GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Due to popular demand, two Laughfest shows that have already sold out have announced additional performances.

Jen Kirkman, who is a writer on E’s late-night talk show Chelsea Lately, will perform a third show on Friday, March 14, after two shows sold out.

The show will take place at 7 p.m. at McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon on Ionia Avenue SW in downtown Grand Rapids.

Best of the Midwest is also adding a second show at 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12. The show features 10 comics from across the Midwest, duking it out for a $2,500 cash prize.

Tickets for the newly added shows, along with other acts, are available at


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