Our Celebrity Comics

 

RETURNING TO PERFORM AND EMCEE

Michael Palascak returns to the “Laughter is the Best Medicine” stage for the third year in a row! In 2015, he was one of five finalists on NBC’s Last Comic Standing. In the last four years, he has appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. He also has performed at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas and was the winner of HBO’s Lucky 21 Stand-up Contest. He won the Chicago region of Comedy Central’s Open Mic Fight and went on to make his Comedy Central debut on Live at Gotham Season 3. He was one of 12 comedians in America to debut his half-hour special on the inaugural season of Comedy Central’s The Half Hour.

 

SPECIAL GRAND FINALE COMIC

Pat McGann is a stand up comedian and television host from Chicago. In 2015, he made his second appearance on “The Late Show with David Letterman.” Pat created and hosted the Emmy nominated television show “The Chicago Stand Up Project.” He has been invited to The Great American Comedy Festival, Laugh Fest, The Lucille Ball Comedy Festival and has been heard on the nationally syndicated “The Bob & Tom Show” as well as seen on AXS-TV’s “Gotham Comedy Live.” His debut comedy album “Sounds Good” can be heard on Sirius/XM radio.

 

Tickets

Comedy Show Only Tickets
includes drinks and desserts
Comedy Show Starts at 8pm
Doors Open at 7:45
$125 ea.
Quantity:

Comedy Show plus Pre-Event VIP Party
includes heavy appetizers, drinks and desserts
VIP Party Starts at 7pm
Comedy Show Starts at 8pm
$175 ea.
Quantity:

Call (239) 791-1575 for more information

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Event crowd

PrintMore than $105,000 has been raised by this event since its inception in 2015 to support youth and adolescent behavioral healthcare services at SalusCare, the region’s leading provider of mental health and substance abuse treatment.

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors (as of 6/7/17)

Headliner Sponsors
 


 

Table Sponsor

Monologue Sponsors

Assuage Luxury Spa/Dr. Stephen Prendiville 
Genoa Healthcare
Leading Edge Benefit Advisors
Lee County Sheriff’s Office
Lykes Insurance
Millennium Physician Group
Vicki and Richard Pitbladdo

Grand Finale Comic Sponsor

Marieb College of Health and Human Services at FGCU

Silent Auction Sponsor

Bill Weaver

Video Sponsor

Investors’ Security Trust

Valet Sponsor

Norman Love Confections

Dessert Sponsor

Susan Bennett Marketing & Media

Improv Sponsors

Sue Ackert
Marshall Bower
BB&T/Oswald Trippe & Co.
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Bryce Burke Foundation
Marc and Lori Collins
CFS Roofing Services
Comcast
Conditioned Air
Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille
Mary Corrigan and Ed Kleinow
Stacey Cook-Hawk
Shawn Evans
David Fry
Ginny Lazzara
Lee County Homeless Coalition
Mast Family Culligan
Palm Printing/Printers Ink
Sanibel Moorings
VIP Realty

Media Sponsor
 

Tickets

Comedy Show Only Tickets
includes drinks and desserts
Comedy Show Starts at 8pm
Doors Open at 7:45
$125 ea.
Quantity:

Comedy Show plus Pre-Event VIP Party
includes heavy appetizers, drinks and desserts
VIP Party Starts at 7pm
Comedy Show Starts at 8pm
$175 ea.
Quantity:

Call (239) 791-1575 for more information

SalusCare is a Fort Myers, Florida based not-for-profit mental health ad substance abuse service provider. SalusCare, Inc. (Registration #Ch-1175) has complied with the registration requirements of Chapter 496 Florida Statutes "The Solicitation of Contributions Act." A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling 1-800-435-7532 toll-free within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the state.