Meet Our Sponsors

A lot of time, energy, and effort goes into planning an event of this nature. It takes more that one person, more than the team; it takes a community. Without our community we would not be able to have this event. So we would like to introduce and say thank you to all the sponsors of the 2018 Sioux Falls Sno Jam Comedy Festival benefiting the Special Olympics of SD. Without their support we'd be nothing. My Place Hotels of Sioux Falls. Locating close to the Empire Mall and close to many restaurants My Place Hotels of Sioux Falls is a great place to stay while visiting Sioux Falls. My Place Hotel’s are perfectly suited for short or long term stays with our spacious, well-designed properties.

Meet The Comedians: Whiteboi

Born in Louisville, KY currently Whiteboi is now based out of Sioux Falls. This comic has not been featured in anything you'd recognize. His hobbies include: judging people on multiple dating sites including OkCupid and Tinder, making fun of people with herpes, and trying to feed people with a criminal history that includes sex offenses to wild animals, (all 3 at the same time if he's lucky). Co host of the Perlocution podcast and possibly seen somewhere in fly over country. You can see Whiteboi performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam on Friday February 16th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a stand up showcase and on Saturday February 17th, 2018 9:30pm for "That's Debatable". Tickets available her

Meet The Producers

Nathan Hults brings his high energy and boyish charm to the stage. Nathan has been doing comedy for several years, has been featured on Amazon Prime, opening for greats like Kyle Kinane, Bob Zany, Chad Daniels and Lachlan Patterson. When Nathan isn’t telling jokes at shows, he hosts “That’s Not Funny Podcast” featured on Sirius XM Satellite Radio, a producer of the Sioux Falls Sno Jam Comedy Festival and working on films with talents like Alan Ruck, Doug Jones, and Tony Todd. Timmy Williams is an actor and comedian from South Dakota. He is one fifth of The Whitest Kids U' Know and has also been seen on Adult Swim and Tru TV's "World's Dumbest." You may have seen him in a gas station buying t

Meet The Comedians: Ryan de la Garza

Ryan de la Garza is a comedian from Omaha, NE and a member of the standup collective OK Party Comedy. His voice has appeared on Nerdist podcasts such as Terrified and Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction, and his body has appeared at comedy and music festivals like the Comedy Exposition in Chicago, MAHA, and the Fest in Gainesville, FL. He books and hosts a variety of standup shows at his home base – Lookout Lounge – including the wildly popular interactive webcam comedy experience “You Had to Be There,” which has been featured at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Savage Henry Comedy Festival, and CROM. You can see Ryan at Sioux Falls Sno Jam on Friday February 16th, 2018 9:30pm hosting "You Had To

Meet The Comedians: Justin Gray

Justin Gray has been doing stand-up comedy for over twenty years. He earned his stripes in the Central Florida comedy scene as a young whippersnapper until he cobbled together just enough material to allow him to work the road where he played comedy clubs and colleges throughout the Southeast. He eventually tired of the road and decided to seek fame and fortune in New York City, where he found neither. But he continued to hone his craft while also becoming a frequent contributor to the influential comedy news web site, Splitsider.com. He now calls Sioux Falls home, where he has had the great pleasure of working with some of the best comics in the Midwest and is currently earning his Graduate

Meet The Comedians: Zach Dresch

Zach Dresch is a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. A stand up comedian for four years, his biggest influences include Mitch Hedberg, Demetri Martin, Jon Dore, and Donald Glover. In addition to comedy, Zach performs in two bands, The Disarmed and Aliens Do Exist? respectively. You can also find him on billboards and advertisements across the state of South Dakota as the Flu Bug character, lurking in every photo. He’s not sure if this is a bio for Tinder or not You can see Zach performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam on Thursday February 15th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a stand up comedy showcase and on Friday February 16th, 2018 9:30pm at Boss' Comedy Club for "You Had To Be There w/Ryan d

Meet The Comedians: Tommy Morgan Jr.

Tommy Morgan, Jr. is a comedian living in Des Moines, Iowa. He began performing at the age of six, when he would scream-sing selections from The Lion King in his underwear to anyone who would listen. He has done slightly better for himself lately. Tommy has featured all over the Midwest and has hosted at the Des Moines Funny Bone and Penguins Comedy Club in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Tommy has previously been selected to the Beast Village, Floodwater, and Turnbuckle comedy festivals, and was runner-up in the 2017 Funniest Person in Iowa contest. He is a producer of the Beast Village Comedy Festival and produces and hosts a monthly show called Adult Pizza Party in Des Moines, which was voted one of

Meet The Comedians: Skyler Bolks

Skyler Bolks once ate a whole bag of dog treats thinking it was Jerky and he also won Sioux Falls' Funniest Person contest 3 months in a row! You can see Skyler performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Thursday February 15th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a stand up comedy showcase and on Saturday February 17th, 2018 9:30pm at Fernson on 8th for "That's Debatable". Tickets available here. #SkylerBolks #fernsonon8th #standup #thatsdebatable #comics #comedian #comedy #siouxfalls #SiouxFallsSnoJamComedyFestival

Meet The Comedians: Sam Bontrager

Sam Bontrager is a comic from Lincoln, Nebraska whose comedy combines nerdy references with self-deprecation and a lot of oversharing. His performances are a glimpse into the mostly self-imposed struggles of a young man who has spared no effort in wasting his potential. When he's not on stage intentionally embarrassing himself, he is doing it by accident somewhere else. You can see Sam performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Friday February 16th, 2018 9:30pm at Boss' Comedy Club for "You Had To Be There w/Ryan de la Garza" and Saturday 17th, 2018 7pm at Boss' Comedy Club for a stand up showcase. Tickets available here. #sambontrager #bosscomedyclub #youhadtobethere #standup #comedy #comics #comedi

Meet The Comedians: Sal Coladonato

Sal Coladonato is comic from New York City. Host of The Slant Podcast available on all platforms. Performs at Caroline's on Broadway, Dangerfield's, Broadway CC, The Stand, and Atlantic City CC. Hosted for Jackie "the Joke Man" Martling, and Rich Vos. Opened for Ron White and Jim Florentine. You can see Sal performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Friday February 16th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a stand up comedy showcase and on Saturday February 17th, 2018 9:30pm at Fernson on 8th for "That's Debatable". Tickets available here. #SalColadonato #fernsonon8th #comics #comedian #comedy #siouxfalls #SiouxFallsSnoJamComedyFestival #thatsdebatable

Meet The Comedians: Rob Christensen

Rob Christensen is a stand up comedian, writer, and actor who was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY - when it was still dangerous. He now lives in Los Angeles, CA where he’s all about that salad life. Rob’s unique humor is smart, self-reflective, spirited, and informed by his urban experiences back in Brooklyn as an illegal graffiti artist, freestyle rap battler, raver, hooligan and eventual U.S. Air Force Sergeant. Overall, Rob is generally known as a bad-ass ruffian, which does not preclude him from regularly cuddling with baby animals. Rob had one of the best sets of his life taping THIS IS NOT HAPPENING for Comedy Central and one of the best weekends of his life taping ADAM DEVINE’S HOUSE

Meet The Comedians: Patrick Haggerty

Patrick Haggerty is a New York based stand up comedian from Staten Island. He has featured at Carolines on Broadway, New York Comedy Club, and Atlantic City Comedy Club. He has hosted, featured, and headlined on numerous shows in the New York City area and is very excited to be a part of Sno Jam. You can see Patrick performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam on Friday February 16th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a stand up showcase and Saturday February 17th, 2018 9:30pm at Fernson on 8th for "That's Debatable". Tickets available here. #patrickhaggerty #fernsonon8th #standup #thatsdebatable #comics #comedian #comedy #siouxfalls #SiouxFallsSnoJamComedyFestival

Meet The Comedians: Pamela Ross

Pamela Ross is a New England-bred comedian and writer. She performs stand up and sketch comedy and her writing has appeared places like xoJane, McSweeney’s, and Robot Butt. She edits WICF Daily, the Women In Comedy Festival’s news and humor blog, and co-produces the weekly showcase The Mendoza Line. Follow her @PamNotAnderson or on the streets of Boston, but don’t get too close. You can see Pamela performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Comedy Festival Thursday February 15th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a stand up showcase and on Friday February 16th, 2018 9:30pm for "You Had To Be There" at Boss' Comedy Club. Tickets available here. #pamelaross #bosscomedyclub #fernsonon8th #comics #comedian #

Meet The Comics: Nathan Hoffman

Nathan Hoffman is South Dakota's own Dreamweaver, Keeper of Legends, Master of Ceremonies, and "Not Welcome Back at Fudruckers' for Multiple Infractions." Hoffman is known for his Conquer of the Lands of Agnor, and for Vanquishing the Beast of Kä-Ahl, only to lead vast armies across the Lost Dunes of Tarnath, and also he probably owns a pretty sweet car or something. His legend continues! You can see Nathan performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Thursday February 15th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a stand up showcase and Saturday February 17th, 2018 9:30pm at Fernson on 8th for "That's Debatabe". Tickets available here. #NathanHoffman #fernsonon8th #thatsdebatable #comics #comedian #comedy #sio

Meet The Comedians: Milan Patel

Time slows down. The lights dim. A dark figure walks onto the stage, only a silhouette. And then...a burst of light! Milan Patel is a shining star of Portland’s comedy scene. Seriously, he’s on the brink of supernova, and audiences lucky enough to watch this dying sun will be treated with delightful laughs and quick giggles. Milan is an Indian-American comedian from Portland, OR. Notable performances include Bridgetown, Bumbershoot, and the 10,000 laughs festival. You can see Milan at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Comedy Fest Thursday February 16th, 2018 9:30pm at Boss' Comedy Club for the "You Had To Be There" showcase and Saturday February 17th, 2018 7pm at Boss' Comedy Club for a stand up showcase.

Meet The Comedians: Mason Maxwell

Mason Maxwell writes and performs comedy in the greater Upper Mid-West area. Based out of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, he has a degree in Philosophy, comes from a punk/hardcore background, and was an academic debater for the better part of a decade. This unlikely folding of influences shapes non-conventional, humorous musings on identity, nation, and culture, but also translates to phallic jokes from a place where highbrow and lowbrow become unibrow. Fun Fact: He’s only wearing his self-described “dressy crop top” and socks in this photo… nothing else. You can see Mason performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam on Thursday February 15th, 2018 9:30pm at Boss' Comedy Club for the "I Regret This Decision

Meet The Comedians: Mallory Wallace

Mallory Wallace is a comedian from Colorado now living in Lincoln, Nebraska. ​ Mallory’s style pulls heavily from the woman’s point of view on a wide range of topics, much of which stems from her extended experience of being a woman herself for her whole life. Her comedic voice has been described as “a very interesting mix of poetry and meanness. " Mallory feels lucky to have shared stages with funny folks such as Josh Blue, Rory Scovel, Todd Barry, Baron Vaughn and Jo Firestone. In 2015 Mallory was named Fort Collins’ Funniest Comedian. In 2016 her group won “Best Standup Showcase” and she was named “Comic to Watch” in the Denver Comedy Awards. She has performed on High Plains Comedy Festiv

Meet The Comedians: Louis D. Michael

Louis is a childish at heart and playfully wanders through life and reminds us how strange and absurd it really is. With a unique goofy confidence, his edgy and not entirely well thought out jokes, and whimsical stories will surprise and grab audience's attention, cutting like a butter knife with an edge. You can see Louis performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Friday February 16th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for the stand up showcase and Saturday February 17th, 2018 9:30pm at Fernson on 8th for "That's Debatable". Tickets available here. #comics #comedian #comedy #fernsonon8th #thatsdebatable #siouxfalls #SiouxFallsSnoJamComedyFestival #louisdmichael

Meet The Comedians: Lisa Curry

Lisa Curry is a nationally touring comedian and TV writer who began her career as part of Second City Hollywood's house improv ensemble. She has appeared on The Mystery Hour on FOX and was recently profiled by PBS for their docuseries, 'Angeleno'. Lisa has written for Mtv, Comedy Central, Fuse, and most recently, Comedy Knockout on TruTV. Her standup is dark, smart and deeply personal. You can see Lisa performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Comedy Thursday February 15th, 2018 9:30pm at Boss' Comedy Club for the "I Regret This Decision" storytelling showcase and Saturday February 17th, 2018 7pm at Boss' Comedy Club for a stand up comedy showcase. Tickets available here. #lisacurry #comics #comedi

Meet The Comedians: Lila Hart

Lila Hart is a stand up comedian originally from Seattle, Washington. She started her comedy career in Los Angeles after graduating from Washington State University - GO COUGS! She's traveled to over 20 countries and can be described as a little firecracker! Standing at 4'6. she's tiny, but she brings big laughs. Born with Spinabifida and scoliosis, Lila uses stand up comedy to educate and inspire people to always go after their dreams no matter what. Life is short! So do what makes you happy. You can see Lila performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam Comedy Thursday February 15th, 2018 9:30pm at Boss' Comedy Club for the "I Regret This Decision" storytelling showcase and Friday February 16th, 2018