7th ANNUAL CAPE COD COMEDY FESTIVAL RETURNS SAT SEPT 7TH 2019
Cape Cod Fairgrounds E. Falmouth, MA
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7th ANNUAL CAPE COD COMEDY FESTIVAL RETURNS SAT SEPT 7TH 2019
The CAPE COD COMEDY FEST has the 7 Year Itch!
7th Year! 7th of September and 7 Great Acts!
The area's very own Comedy Festival returns to CAPE COD FAIRGROUNDS with fresh faces and hysterical theme shows including:
* Mind-blowing Psychic Comedian JON STETSON from CBS'The Mentalist"!
* Stand Up Comedians TOM BRISCOE and MARK RICCADONNA come in for a landing with their hysterical new audience interactive show "TWO GUYS WALK INTO A BAR!"
* BOSTON'S WORLD GONE CRAZY COMEDY BAND returns as the house band song parodies, sing alongs and stand up with a rock & roll sound track!
AND if it's side-splitting stand up you like Boston Headliner CHRIS ZITO (Morning radio host on MIX931FM) performs as well as hot up & coming star MAKENZI BERG! And Cape Cod Funny Gal ADRIENNE BAUMANN hits the stage to give us a little local talent as well!
PIXY 103 afternoon personality MATTY B returns to co-host along with festival founder and comic personality GARY MARINO (ABC'S LIVE WITH REGIS & KELLY, "MILLION CALORIE MARCH: THE MOVIE)
Brought to you by Harmon Marino Live LLC - our annual version of "Comedy Woodstock" takes place at The Cape Cod Fairgrounds and features food and beer trucks and a very fun 5 hour day indoors and out!
5:00 pm GATES OPEN: Enjoy Food & Beer trucks & live music! 7:00 pm PRE-SHOW: Jon Stetson presents a heart stopping audience interactive mind reading and psychic comedy show! 8:00 pm MAIN FESTIVAL COMEDY SHOW begins with 2 full hours of stand up, musical comedy and audience interactive fun! 10:00 PM Festival Wrap Up
ABOUT THE PERFORMERS:
PSYCHIC COMEDIAN JON STETSON A 5 time white House performer and original inspiration for the CBS TV series "The Mentalist"! Stetson kicks off the pre-show this year with a special one hour performance at 7pm with his unique psychic mind blowing audience interactive mind reading act. Stetson wowed audiences at our inaugural fest back in 2012 and we're thrilled to bring him back! There is no other show like The Stetson Experience. PERIOD!
"TWO GUYS WALK INTO A BAR"! featuring TOM BRISCOE AND MARK RICCADONNA. This brand new side splitting new audience-interactive show features are two of the country's funniest touring comedians!The stage gets transformed into their favorite bar, complete with a bartender (festival founder and World Gone Crazy drummer Gary Marino). After the audience picks a topic, these two top comedians tap into their reserve of original stand up material, stories and classic jokes to ensure that no two shows are alike. It makes for a hilarious, unique, comedy show every time. Audiences are blown away by their quick wit, timing, rapport and repertoire drawn from decades of comedy, show business and friendship.."Two Guys Walk Into a Bar" was born out on the road and is not to be missed!
WORLD GONE CRAZY...New England's premiere comedy band returns with song parodies, CD giveaways and audience interactive sing-alongs and don't miss The MISHEARD LYRICS CONTEST where you can win CD's, tee shirts and WGC water tumblers! World Gone has toured New England extensively since 2011 and has performed at 4 of our 7 Festivals!
CHRIS ZITO - Zito has spent the last thirty years sharing his obsession of family with comedy fans and radio listeners all over the country. Starting out as half of the comedy team Zito and Bean he became a mainstay of the early Boston Comedy Scene, eventually making appearances on Comedy Central, USA Network, A&E, NESN and HBO with Larry David among others. If you haven't seen Zito live you've almost certainly heard him on the radio with morning show stints on WZLX, OLDIES 103FM and WXLO before moving to MIX93.1FM where he currently hosts the morning show.
MAKENZI BERG - Makenzi is a rising star in the New England Comedy Scene...at just 23 years old and from Albany New York she will crack you up for sure!
GARY MARINO - Bostons Gary Marino is a comedian, musician, published author, film-maker and live show producer. He has performed at Laugh Boston, Showcase Live at Gillette Stadium, Newport Grand Casino, Chatham Bars Inn and resorts such as The Cape Codder, Seacrest, Burke Mountain, Wachusett and Gunstock among many other venues. Marino recently opened for acclaimed PBS humorist Loretta LaRoche and AMERICA'S GOT TALENT STAR TOM COTTER. In the past Marino appeared regularly on ABCs "Live With Regis & Kelly", Fox News over 300 radio stations nationwide and in print media such as USA Today and People Magazine. He served as media spokesman for Sheraton Hotels and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well. Marino got his start in the late 1980s as a producer, writer and on-air side kick on KISS 108FM and has guest hosted on morning shows on WROR-FM, WBOQ-FM and WTKK-FM among others.
PIXY 103fm AFTERNOON PERSONALITY MATTY B has been rocking Cape Cod's airwaves for 10 years!!! When he isn't behind the mic on the radio, you can usually find him behind one singing karaoke with a beer in his hand. He is an All-American city boy, raised in the 'burbs, living life in vacationville. He enjoys craft beer, face melting rock 'n' roll, singing loudly at inappropriate times and bacon.
MARK RICCADONNA Marks comedy career started when he left Youngstown, OH at the age of 17 and moved to NYC to pursue a life in the theatre by enrolling at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Being a naturally funny guy and surrounded by the worlds best comedy clubs and comedians, he started doing stand up and has never looked back. Mark has recently starred with a lead role in the feature film Days of Power. He is a contributing writer for Saturday Night Live, wrote & directed Radio Gods, a television pilot. He has been seen on AXS TVs Live At Gotham FOX TVs Laughs and has traveled the world with Armed Forces Entertainment.
TOM BRISCOE Toms comedy career didnt start until he was over 30 and being groomed for a big corporate sales job. Suffice to say, it didnt work out. He has never looked back, as explained in his hilarious & critically acclaimed, solo show, SoI Got Fired From THAT Job. He went from being the funny guy at work to being the comedian who is always working because he is so funny. Tom headlines major clubs, resorts, and casinos nationwide. He has been seen on the Comedy Channel in Canada, heard regularly on all the satellite comedy channels like Sirius XM. Tom has traveled the world by being a perennial favorite on all the major cruise lines.
Cape Cod Fairgrounds (View)
1220 Nathan Ellis Hwy. (Route 151)
E. Falmouth, MA 02536