LaughFest is back for its second season! From March 8 – 18, 2012, Greater Grand Rapids will be brimming with laugh-inducing events and personalities for all ages. Gilda’s club pioneered LaughFest last year as a way to support their local cancer, grief and support programs. Amazingly, 100% of the funds raised remain local.
New this year to is the Meijer Family Friendly Series, which expands LaughFest’s family-friendly offerings. grkids.com is happy to be a Laughfest Media partner with the privilege of giving away (8) tickets to the following events:
Baby Loves Disco – Friday & Saturday March 9-10 at The B.O.B.
All across the country, Baby Loves Disco is slowly but surely transforming the hippest night clubs into child proof discos as toddlers, pre-schoolers and parents looking for a break from the routine playground circuit let loose for some post naptime, pre-dinner fun.
Make no mistake, this is NOT the Mickey Mouse club, and Barney is Banned. Baby loves disco is an afternoon dance party featuring real music spun and mixed by real djs blending classic disco tunes From the 70s, & 80s guaranteed to get those little booties moving and grooving.
Super Saturday Kids Zone – Saturday March 10 at GRCC Ford Fieldhouse
Fun for kids, and kids at heart!Laser tag, bouncers, reality race track, giant video game systems, obstacle courses, face painters, sand art, spin art, and much, much, more!
Saturday Nite Teen Zone – Saturday March 10 at GRCC Ford Fieldhouse from7-10p
THE Saturday night hangout for teens and tweens! Enjoy laser tag, inflatables, and a live DJ with dancing, ride the mechanical bull, and try your hand at a variety of casino games while earning chips towards prizes!
$7 ($1 off by using code “MEIJER” on Ticketmaster.com) or by bringing in a copy of this flyer.
To enter to win leave us a comment telling us (1) which activity you’d like 4 tickets for and (2) what makes you laugh. (If you enter via facebook leave your email as part of your entry.)
Also, in addition to these giveaways, we’re also giving away tickets to the renowned Laurie Berkner Band (click here.) Next week we’ll offer up a pair of tickets to the Verve Pipe so stay tuned for that!
Gilda’s LaughFest was created by the team at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids in 2011. More than 55,000 people from 25 states and Canada attended the 2011 festival. All proceeds from Gilda’s LaughFest benefit the cancer, grief and other support programs offered through Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids.
Visit www.laughfestgr.org or call 616-735-HAHA (4242) to learn more about Gilda’s LaughFest.
Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids is a free emotional health program where children, adults, families and friends find their smile and laughter in the midst of a cancer or grief journey. Its comprehensive program includes education, structured sharing times, networking, lectures, workshops and social activities. Named for the late Saturday Night Live comedian, Gilda Radner, Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids is the largest and busiest of the 52 affiliate clubs in North America. The organization is run entirely through local support and charitable donations and currently serves more than 10,000 individuals each year from 33 counties in Michigan at its Clubhouses in Grand Rapids and Lowell, Mich., in various schools and in five community centers. For more information, visit www.gildasclubgr.org.