Introducing the first ever Spring Fever Comedy Weekend at Seven Springs Mountain Resort, April 13 and 14, 2018.
The fun and laughter starts on Friday night with extraordinist Craig Karges who combines the art of magic with the science of psychology and the power of intuition to create the impression that nothing is impossible. Tables float, minds are read, metal bends and your imagination is challenged because you won’t believe your eyes! It’s well, extraordinary!
Saturday night features host Jim Krenn with five of your favorite comedians all doing 20 minute sets in the Matterhorn! This hilarious lineup includes Colin Chamberlin, Bil Benden, Shaun Blackham, Ray Zawodoni and finally, T-Robe!
Many people have always wanted to go bowling with a comedian, so we are offering you that chance this weekend! If you stay on the Spring Fever Comedy Weekend lodging package for two nights, you also get to attend an exclusive special event with a few of the comedians! “Bowling with Comedians” will give you the chance to get up close and personal and possibly give the comedians a chance to laugh at you for once if your bowling skills don’t measure up! Just kidding, come have a drink and hang with the crew.
Price does not include applicable taxes and fees.
Tickets are only available through ShowClix and may be purchased online or over the phone at 1-888-718-4253 (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. EST).
All attendees must be at least age 21 and will be asked to present proper identification at the door.
Want to getaway for the weekend? Stay on our very special Spring Fever Comedy Weekend lodging package for two nights for a weekend of laughs and a special bowling event with the comedians! Starting at $108 per person per night, based on double occupancy, this package includes:
For more information or to make your reservation for two nights, please call (866) 437-1300.
Restrictions apply. Price does not include applicable taxes. Price subject to change and availability. Hotel rates are per room, based on double occupancy. Additional cost per adult per night in hotel room over two. One night package also available and starts at $211 per room. One night package includes one comedy show ticket and breakfast only. Rates are not valid with any other discounts or offers. Additional cost for meeting space.
About Craig Karges | Called the “extraordinist,” Craig Karges is an award-winning entertainer, a nationally recognized speaker and an author, with internationally known performers with over five thousand appearances in 22 countries on four continents and in all fifty states. Craig combines the art of magic with the science of psychology and the power of intuition to create the impression that nothing is impossible. Tables float, minds are read, metal bends and your imagination is challenged because you won’t believe your eyes! Dennis Miller, comedian and media personality, put it this way after seeing Karges perform, “This weirds me out!” Audiences may be mystified when it comes to understanding how Karges accomplishes what he does on stage but his popularity is no mystery at all. The sheer number and diversity of Karges’ appearances are indicative of his widespread popularity. Craig has made over 40 national television appearances including The Tonight Show, CNN, Fox News Channel, CNBC, E! Entertainment Television, Lifetime Television, Wisdom Television and even SOAPnet, and has starred in two, one-hour television specials.
About Jim Krenn – Host | Jimmy Krenn rose from the ranks of stand-up comedians to become a popular personality and for 24 years was the well-known cohost of Pittsburgh’s top-rated morning show on 102.5 WDVE. A media darling, he now performs several standing-room-only, theater-style comedy shows per year. Jimmy has been voted by numerous newspaper and magazine polls as one of the most recognizable personalities in the tristate area, as well as being honored with a nomination by BILLBOARD Magazine as one of the Major Market Personalities of the Year, and in 2015, Jimmy was featured in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s annual year-end caricature, chosen as one of the people who both represented and made an impact on the city. He has performed with the likes of Jay Leno, Howie Mandel, Dennis Miller, Jerry Seinfeld, Tim Allen and many other nationally-known celebrities with an act featuring a variety of impressions, characters and anecdotes, including his signature take on local Pittsburgh personalities.
About Bil Benden | Bil has been performing standup comedy since the day he learned to talk, and getting paid for it over 25 years. Bil realizes that a lot more has changed over the years than just the hairline and the waist line. A captive, funny storyteller, he grabs the audience by the hand and takes them with him, as he tries to figure out fatherhood and shares his outlook on just what 15 years of marriage has taught him about both men and women, and the joys of co-habitation in modern day America. An experience corporate comedian, Bil has entertained many, from Fortune 500 to Mom and Pop shops – McDonalds, Honda of America, NASA, Oakmont Country Club and Google have all hired him for multiple events and continue to do so. Bil has shared the stage with top comedians Chris Rock, Tim Allen, Louis CK, and Robert Schimmel, and performed at hundreds of noted comedy clubs including The Improv, Dangerfields, The Funny Bone, Carolines, and The Comedy Store. You have seen him on Comedy Central, HBO and Fox.
About Shaun Blackham | A lively comic who delivers energetic, observational, on-the-edge comedy that pushes the buttons on just about every subject imaginable. A lot can be said about this comedian’s unique style and outlook on life, love and the world. Shaun’s enthusiastic performance and delivery paints a vivid picture in your mind that leaves you wanting more! He has taken his routine to America’s top clubs and university campuses, as well as performing for numerous corporate audiences like 84 Lumber, Time Warner, Marsh Westin and Champion Home Builders. He has opened for comedians including Adam Sandler, Steven Wright, and Dave Attell, and musicians including the Average White Band, All For One, Chris Botti and more, and he can be seen regularly at the Funny Bone and The Improv Comedy Club in Pittsburgh.
About Collin Chamberlin | Pittsburgh native and comic Collin Chamberlin is young, quick witted, and just plain funny. His easy, likeable style has him featuring at comedy clubs like Arcade Comedy Theater, Go Bananas and the Pittsburgh Improv – where he placed second in 2015’s Best New Comedian competition. Collin is a great fit for all types of audiences, whether he’s talking about his parents, his waistline, or making fun of his obsession with Happy Meals. He performs for local clubs, college campuses and private events, and he has worked with many national acts including Christina Pazsitzky, Greg Warren, Dave Coulier, Owen Benjamin, Taylor Williamson, Jamie Lissow and SNL’s Kenan Thompson. Collin even had an onstage role with Steve Martin and Martin Short!
About T-Robe | Tony “T-Robe” Roberson began his comedy career in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania by wowing crowds at open mics and local bars. Soon after, he was hired to open for film and television stars like John Witherspoon (Friday), Tommy Davidson (In Living Color) and Charlie Murphy (Chappelle’s Show) at the Pittsburgh Improv. T-Robe continues to elevate his career by touring all over the country, appearing in comedy clubs, colleges, theaters and arenas and performing for Shaq’s All-Star Jam, NFL Teams and some of the biggest corporations in the world.
About Ray Zawodni | After finishing his fourth year at West Virginia University, the proud Mountaineer and Pittsburgh based returned to the Steel City and began to pursue a dream that he has had since he was a small child: comedy! Over the past 5 years, Ray Zawodni has used his devilishly good looks and boyish charm to entertain audiences all over the east coast, from public shows and university campuses. Zawodni is a regular performer at the Pittsburgh Improv and the Arcade Comedy Theater and has shared the stage with top comedians such as Ralphie May, Bruce Bruce, Tom Segura, and John Witherspoon. Whether performing in the dark corner of a dive bar for local bikers or telling jokes to families at a church fundraiser, this versatile comedian always manages to keep his audience laughing.