Columbus Day Weekend – beginning October 11 at Boardwalk Hall


Atlantic City, NJ – Back for its fifth year, The Atlantic City Comedy Festival will be featured at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall.

The festival will take place Saturday, October 11 and Sunday,October 12

in Atlantic City, New Jersey at Boardwalk Hall.

Tickets go on sale Friday, July 25th and are priced at $48, $58 & $78.

Tickets will be available at the Boardwalk Hall Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by calling 1-800-745-3000.

Columbus Day Weekend 2014 will mark the fifth year for The Atlantic City Comedy Festival, and this year’s festival promises to be better than ever. There may even be a few surprises as the Saturday, October 11th show line-up is set to be announced at a later date to hype anticipation. Festivities will commence on Saturday night, as fans will experience hilarious, side-splitting humor from some of the nations most noted, critically acclaimed comedians. As for Sunday night’s performance line-up, October 12th, the show will feature Mike Epps (Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam - Live from Las Vegas), Rickey Smiley (Rickey Smiley Morning Show), Earthquake (WBLS Radio host of Quakes House) and Tony Rock (BET’s Apollo Live). From sold-out arenas, top grossing comedy tours, number one films, Showtime comedy specials, ground- breaking TV shows, nationally syndicated radio shows, these comics have seen and done it all.

The past four years of festivals have been incredibly successful, with sold out shows as fans hail from New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Washington DC. The festival is in such demand that in previous years there has even been up to four sold out performances at the Tropicana. This will mark the second year the festival has relocated back at Boardwalk Hall where the festival promoters can better accommodate the increasing audience demand for the annual weekend of laughs in Atlantic City.

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