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Summer Fun Weeks At The National Comedy Center Brings Laughter to Jamestown With Music, Movies, & Everything Comedy

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Written by SOB Creative

Published on June 28, 2021

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The star of I Love Lucy had a special vision for her hometown. Lucille Ball was born and raised in Jamestown before becoming one of America’s top comedic actresses. 

As a tribute to where her story began, she wanted to help Jamestown become a destination for comedy, and it is thanks to the National Comedy Center

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This cultural institution and museum is all about celebrating comedy and showcasing comedy’s great minds and unique voices in engaging, inspiring, educating and entertaining ways.

Named the “Best New Museum” in the country by USA Today and one of the “World’s Greatest Places” by TIME magazine, the National Comedy Center is the perfect day trip for the entire family. Laugh all day as you take an interactive journey through the world of comedy – personalized for the type of comedy that you love most.

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Laughter can be contagious in the best way possible. So, if you need a little more laughter in your life, put this place on your radar. 

This summer, the National Comedy Center is celebrating the most-loved comedy genres with a special series called Summer Fun Weeks

Here’s what you need to know: 

Now through August 7, the National Comedy Center will be celebrating a special type of comedy each week — featuring fun activities for all ages, special video programming and outdoor events. Every Summer Fun Week will culminate with a free outdoor movie at Comedy Center Park tied to the weekly theme as part of their Riverside Saturday night celebrations.

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Weekly Themes

June 20 – June 26

Theme: Buddy Comedy

June 27 – July 3

Theme: Comedy in the Workplace

July 4 – July 10

Theme: The Healing Power of Comedy

July 11 – July 17

Theme: Animation & Cartooning

July 18 – July 24

Theme: Slapstick Comedy

July 25 – July 31

Theme: Legends of Comedy

August 1 – August 7

Theme: We Love Lucy & Desi

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Free Riverside Saturdays

Riverside Saturdays are happening outdoors every Saturday night now through August 7 at Comedy Center Park, and feature free movies, live entertainment, and more. You can tour the museum during the day (open until 7pm every Riverside Saturday), and then head over to Comedy Center Park for all of the fun, free outdoor activities starting at 7 p.m. 

June 26

Performance: The Untouchables at 7:00 p.m.

Movie: Wayne’s World at 8:45 p.m.

July 3

Performance: Comedy Variety Show at 7:00 p.m.

Movie: Groundhog Day at 8:45 p.m.

July 10

Performance: We Speak Canadian at 7:00 p.m.

Movie: Sister Act at 8:45 p.m.

July 17

Performance: Nels Ross Family Comedy Show at 7:00 p.m. 

Movie: Monsters Inc. at 8:45 p.m.

July 24

Performance: St. Vith at 7:00 p.m. 

Movie: Airplane! at 8:45 p.m.

July 31

Performance: Uptown Fever at 7:00 p.m. 

Movie: The Blues Brothers at 8:45 p.m.

August 7

Performance: For The People at 7:00 p.m. 

Movie: Classic Lucy & Desi at 8:45 p.m.

Get Your Tickets

Plan your visit to the National Comedy Center now – plan to get your tickets today. 

National Comedy Center

203 West Second Street, Jamestown, NY 14701

comedycenter.org

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