Special Kids Special Families invites the public to attend their 6th Annual Night of Comedy signature fundraising event at the Hotel Elegante on on Saturday, October 28th from 6-9pm. Join the fun and enjoy the hilarious comedy act of nationally known comedian, John Crist. Amazing silent auction packages, sit down dinner including wine/beer & LIVE comedy show. Guests must pre-register.
The event will raise funds for Zach’s Place at the Laurie Hillyard Family Center, SKSF’s founding program. Zach’s Place is one of only two licensed facilities in the state of Colorado with the focus and training to provide both respite and day care for children with intellectual, physical and emotional disabilities.
FEATURED COMEDIAN – JOHN CRIST: With over 100 million video views, comedian and viral sensation John Crist is the next big thing in standup comedy. Crist has solidified his comedic prowess with over 200 live shows a year, highlighted by recent television appearances on Live at Gotham and Laughs on Fox. Seven years in, Crist has shared the stage with some of the best in the business, including Dave Chappelle, Jeff Foxworthy, Tim Hawkins, Seth Meyers, Trevor Noah, Dana Carvey, Adam Carolla, Chris D’Elia, Anjelah Johnson and Louie Anderson. He is so likable and his stand-up is top notch. Tim Hawkins, who Crist has performed with over 100 times says, “This guy ain’t no opener. John Crist is the real deal.” Read more…
Jon Karroll started with KRDO’s NewsChannel 13 in September of 1993 as the main evening news anchor. He now co-anchors “Good Morning Colorado” and NewsChannel 13 at Noon and once again Emcee our Night of Comedy event!
Jon states, “I’ve certainly enjoyed many highlights in my broadcasting career here….By far my most rewarding experience comes from the many community events with which I’m involved. Whether its acting as emcee for a fundraiser or awards banquet, playing in a charity golf tournament, judging a parade or simply reading to children, its always a joy to get out in the community and meet our viewers.” Read more…
THANKS TO OUR NIGHT OF COMEDY SPONSORS:
SPECIAL THANKS FOR YOUR DONATIONS:
A HUGE Thanks to all donations made from the following donors to our Night of Comedy Silent Auction!
FEATURED SILENT AUCTION ITEM – VALUED AT OVER $2500!!
Randy Norris | Regional Director | FROSCH TRAVEL
6070 Greenwood Plaza Blvd, Ste 100 | Greenwood Village, CO 80111
5 NIGHT CLUB MED VACATION – ALL INCLUSIVE RESORT – at one of the following resorts: Club Med Ixtapa Pacific/Mexico, Club Med Punta Cana/Dominican Republic, Club Med Cancun Yucatan/Mexico, or Club Med Sandpiper Bay/Florida.
American Furniture Warehouse ($100 gift certificate)
Avenue Hotel Bed & Breakfast (1 night stay & couples massage)
Bambino’s Pizza (gift certificate)
Bingo Burger (gift certificate)
Bird Dog BBQ (discount cards)
Century Casino (1 night stay + dinner for 2)
Cheyenne Mountain Resort (golf foursome)
Children’s Museum Denver (admit tickets)
Cinemark Cinemas (movie passes)
Color Me Mine (supplies & year voucher)
Colorado Railroad Museum (family passes)
Colorado Switchback (game tickets)
Colorado Symphony (event tickets)
CorePower Yoga (unlimited month pass)
Curves (free month fitness)
Dutch Brothers (gift card)
Elitch Gardens (day passes)
Fox & Hound (gift certificate)
Hyatt Colorado Springs (3 night stay!)
J. Gregory Salon (haircut)
Jason’s Deli (VIP entree)
Kiddie Kutterz (haircut)
Loveland Ski Area (full day passes w/beer)
Manitou/Pikes Peak Cog Railway (tickets)
Mason Jar (gift certificate)
Mateo’s Day Spa (facial or massage)
Millibo Art Theatre (tickets)
Mod Pizza (gift cards)
Monkey Bizness (1 play package)
Mountain Shadow Restaurant (gift certificate)
Muse Comics & Games (comics + games)
Old Town Hot Springs (admission)
Over Easy (brunch for 2)
Pueblo Zoo (family membership)
Royal Gorge Railroad (tickets)
Salsa Brava (dinner for 2)
Santa’s Workshop (admission tickets)
Skirted Heifer (gift certificate)
Sky Sox Baseball (box seats)
Sonterra Grill (dinner for 2)
US Taekwondo Center (birthday party package)
Western Museum of Mining & Industry (family membership)
If you would like to make a donation to the Night of Comedy Silent Auction, please contact our Events Coordinator, Regina Wiggett at 719-351-5461 or call SKSF offices at 719-447-8983 or email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.