Josh Johnson & Demetri Martin.

Josh Johnson, Demetri Martin & More To Perform At Gilda's LaughFest 2024

Josh Johnson & Demetri Martin.
Josh Johnson & Demetri Martin.

Gilda's LaughFest is back for 2024 & has announced its artists for the upcoming comedy festival taking place March 6-10th in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Here's the lineup for Gilda's LaughFest 2024.

This year's lineup features headliners Tammy Pescatelli, Josh Johnson, Piff the Magic Dragon, and Demetri Martin playing various venues across the Grand Rapids area. Tom Papa will be headlining the Gilda’s Club Annual Red Door Gala happening March 14 at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.

The Clean Comedy Showcase returns to The B.O.B. and Dr. Grins Comedy Club, featuring Tina Friml, Arvin Mitchell, Nancy Norton, Andrew Orolfo and Michael Rowland performing multiple times from March 7 through March 9. New to this year's showcase, the same comedians will also perform a no-holds barred, anything goes showcase on March 8 at 9:30 PM at Gilda's.

Other events and shows set to take place include LaughFest: Night at the Museum, LaughFest Trivia Night of Stars, KaraJOKEe, Pop Scholars, River City Improv and The Dirty Show. Proceeds from LaughFest and LaughFest’s High Five Campaign benefit the free cancer and grief emotional health support program offered through Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids.

“We have a great lineup for this year’s LaughFest and Red Door Gala that will bring doses of laughter to West Michigan,” said Wendy Wigger, President of Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids. “With a variety of seriously fun events for all ages, this annual festival gives the community an opportunity to laugh and have fun, while raising awareness and funds for our free support programs.”

Gilda's Club is the nonprofit that provides free emotional healthcare to children, adults, families and friends on any kind of cancer journey or those grieving the death of someone in their life due to any cause. The club is named after the iconic comedian & Detroit native, Gilda Radnor.

How to purchase tickets for Gilda's LaughFest 2024.

For more information & the full schedule of the comedy fest, visit For the Red Door Gala hosted by Tom Papa,

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