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 cl
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.
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.
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 contribu
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
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
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 #Sio
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
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 o
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
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
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
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 Fe
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 wha
Karl Kooiker is a Midwestern comic through and through, starting out in the prestigious open mic scene in Minneapolis, maybe you've seen him? He then took his wacky sensibility and take prisoners approach to stand up to Sioux Falls for no reason at all. Winner of the prestigious Sioux Falls foreman awards and founder of the now defunct Minnehaha's comedy group. Karl is no stranger to laughter. You can find him preforming weekly at Boss' Comedy Club were he can be seen. You ca
Karen Pickering, former lunch lady and current retail warrior, wife and
mom was forced to return to comedy by her two teenagers. They
insisted that she hit the stage and they would consider college. Since
then Karen has opened for Ray Harrington, Jose Sarduy, Tony Deyo,
Shannan Paul, Isaac Witty, Fancy Ray, Tiffany Norton and many others.
She placed 4 th in the Funniest Person in Minnesota Contest in December.
She’s a transplant from Boston with a sharp tongue, warm hea
Jon Durnell grew up in the mean streets of a beautiful suburban community in Nashville, TN. After years of experience in Los Angeles, he is becoming one of the most known unknowns in the city. He has performed in colleges, coffeehouses, street corners, dive bars, theaters, comedy clubs, backyards, abandoned/condemned buildings and skateboard shops across the USA. You can see Jon performing at Sioux Falls Sno Jam February 15th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a stand up showc
Originally from West Tennessee, Jon Boon is one the founders of the Aberdeen, South Dakota comedy scene where he hosts a regular Open Mic. Even though Boon started doing stand up later in life than most comedians, Aberdeen Magazine & The Aberdeen American News found it in their hearts to feature him in cover stories about local comedy. You can see Jon at Sioux Falls Sno Jam on Thursday February 15th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for the stand up showcase and Saturday February 1
Jimmy Putnam is a comedian based out of Lincoln, NE. He is an alumni of the Backline Improv Theatre and a regular performer with the Big Canvas improv group. He is a regular on stand-up showcases all across Nebraska and throughout the Midwest. He hosts the bi-monthly stand-up showcase Comedy at Cottonwood in Lincoln, featuring headlining comics from all over the country, and the monthly stand-up showcase Power Hour in Omaha. He produced and hosted The Jimmy Curve, a popul
Born in Ohio, brewed in Alaska, Jenni Lou Russi is funny, animated, and to-the-point. A mature comedian who appeals to a wide audience, her comedy credits include working as house emcee at comedy clubs, tours throughout the Lower 48, and corporate engagements. Currently living in North Dakota, she was the first female stand-up comedian to appear in the Fargo Comedy Festival. You can see Jenni at Sioux Falls Sno Jam on Thursday February 15th, 2018 7pm at Fernson on 8th for a s