Sig Event

Gilda’s Legacy of Laughter: Celebrating Five Years of Smiles and 15 Years of Support in West Michigan

A Fundraiser for Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 5:30 P.M. At the DEVOS PLACE

Join us for an evening to celebrate Gilda’s Legacy of Laughter and Five Years of Smiles in West Michigan as we welcome not one, not two, but FOUR incredible comics and LaughFest alums: Jim Breuer, Kathleen Madigan, Sinbad, Justin Willman! The event will be hosted by friend of the festival and Michigan’s own Michael Kosta, winner of the 2011 Stand-up Competition at LaughFest.

This evening promises to be a one of a kind, never seen before show featuring comedy, magic, music, and more!

5:30 p.m. – Cocktail Reception
6:30 p.m. – Dinner
8:00 p.m. – Show

Steelcase Ballroom
DeVos Place
303 Monroe NW Grand Rapids, MI  49503
Complimentary valet available at 303 Monroe Avenue (Front Entrance to DeVos Place)

Attire: A dash of red, jeans and anything seriously fun!

Please send your guest list to Ashley Owen by Tuesday, February 24, 2015.

For questions or to make a reservation contact Ashley Owen, Development & Events Lead Coordinator, at 616.453.8300 x 120 or email

You can also download the reservation form by clicking HERE and returning to Reservations begin at $250* per person.

Additional details and artist bios available at

100% of the proceeds from the Signature Event benefit Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids which 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.  We serve over 10,000 people each year at our clubhouses in Grand Rapids and Lowell, Mich., in various schools and community locations. We rely entirely on donations to fund our program.  For more information, visit

* $150 of each seat is considered fair market value. A tax donation receipt will be issued for the remaining amount paid.

We look forward to laughing with you! ~ The Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids & LaughFest Team