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Released: May 20, 2016

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Bust a gut and ‘LOL’ with today’s hottest comics on Friday nights
Starting at the Fair on June 10.

DEL MAR, CA (May 20, 2016) —
Hosted once again by world-renowned funny man Jason Love, the four Friday Night Funnies feature a fresh, new lineup of today’s hottest comics.

Friday Night Funnies Lineup:
June 10: Nick Cobb
(Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham,” VH1’s “Morning Buzz,” AMC’s “Date Night,” NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” March Madness Competition at the Hollywood Improv, Comedy Central’s “Inside Amy Schumer,” “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” AXS’s “Gotham Comedy Live”); John Dicrosta (“Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher” and “Real Time with Bill Maher,” “Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn,” “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” “American Idol” and “Dancing with the Stars”).

June 17: Kellen Erskine (NBC's “America's Got Talent,” “Reader's Digest,” “San Francisco International Comedy Competition,” “Great American Comedy Festival,” “Bridgetown Comedy Festival” in Portland, Oregon, FOX's “NFL Sunday”); Dave Burleigh (“America's Got Talent,” “San Francisco Comedy Competition,” Rolling Stone).

June 24: Omar Covarrubias (Santa Monica 3rd Street Promenade, “Live at House of Blues,” Hollywood); Flip Schultz (“Big Trouble,” “Breaking Wind,” ABC’s “Mistresses,” “Last Comic Standing,” Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham”).

July 1: Andrew Norelli has made numerous late night appearances including twice on “The Late Show with David Letterman,” "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live," where he was booked by Jimmy himself. Other TV appearances include Comedy Central's “Live at Gotham,” and the nationally syndicated comedy round-table “Comics Unleashed, and more.

For more information about the shows and extensive comic biographies, visit www.sdfair.com/comedy.

About the San Diego County Fair

Start your summer with Adventure and Imagination!
“Mad About the Fair” is the theme for the 2016 San Diego County Fair, presented by Albertsons|Vons which will open at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 3 and run through Monday, July 4th. The Fair will be closed Mondays (except July 4th) and the first two Tuesdays.

Make every day of the Fair a “Frabjous Day” with the Best Pass Ever! ONLY $26 gets you into the Fair for $1 a day! Valid every day the 2016 Fair is open, June 3 – July 4. Come to the Fair whenever you want and stay for as long as you like every day, “Callooh! Callay!” (Tickets for general admission are $16 per day). The Best Pass Ever is non-transferable and valid only for admission; not valid for rides, food, games, parking, or any concerts that require a separate ticket. More info at sdfair.com/bestpassever.

Let the COASTER be your designated driver to the Fair! The $17 Fair Tripperticket includes Fair admission and round-trip transportation using the North County Transit District’s COASTER, SPRINTER, and BREEZE. A valid NCTD, Amtrak or Compass Pass is required to ride the free shuttle to the Fairgrounds from the Solana Beach Train Station.

The San Diego County Fair is the largest annual event in San Diego County and one of the 10 largest Fairs in North America, drawing more than 1.5 million visitors annually. Visit www.sdfair.com.


For more information, please contact:
Linda Zweig
(858) 792-4262
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