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Brian Atkinson Show Calendar – find out where I’m performing standup comedy at clubs, corporate events, showcases, churches, and fundraisers near you!

Brian Atkinson is a comedian, and played a serial killer on TV, while doing voices for PBS Kids. This guy-next-door with a radio voice talks about his career in broadcasting, voiceover, and being adopted twice, with twisted observations of everyday life. Brian is an award-winning comedian: Best of The Bash 2022 and 2023, World Series of Comedy 2023 Wildcard 1st Place Winner and 2024 Top 40 Comic, Funniest Person in Grand Rapids contest Audience Favorite, and Finalist in the Kingpin of Comedy.

Brian Atkinson Comedian Show Calendar

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River City Saloon

Date: July 17, 2024
Time: 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: River City Saloon: 1152 Leonard St. NW Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Brian Atkinson at River City Comedy Night

Brian Atkinson at the River City Saloon Comedy Night – West side in Grand Rapids

Laugh Factory – Chicago

Date: July 21, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Laugh Factory - 3175 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60657
Brian Atkinson performs at the Laugh Factory Chicago, 7:00pm Sunday, July 21, with a group of "more experienced" (over 55) comics in The Early Bird Special showcase.

Brian Atkinson performs at the Laugh Factory Chicago, 7:00pm Sunday, July 21, with a group of “more experienced” (over 55) comics in The Early Bird Special showcase.

World Series of Comedy

Date: July 24, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Detroit House of Comedy 2301 Woodward Ave. Detroit, MI 48201
Brian Atkinson performs in the World Series of Comedy, Wednesday, July 24, 8:00pm at the Detroit House of Comedy.

Brian Atkinson performs in the World Series of Comedy, Wednesday, July 24, 8:00pm at the Detroit House of Comedy.

Nate Armbruster at Coral Gables

Date: August 3, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Coral Gables Comedy Club - 220 Water Street, Saugatuck, MI, 49453
Brian Atkinson features for headliner Nate Armbruster, Saturday, August 3, 8:00pm at Coral Gables Comedy Club, Saugatuck, MI.

Brian Atkinson features for headliner Nate Armbruster, Saturday, August 3, 8:00pm at Coral Gables Comedy Club, Saugatuck, MI.

Clean Comedy – Community House

Date: August 30, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: 4095 Grand Haven Rd, Norton Shores, MI 49441
Brian Atkinson performs at a Clean Comedy showcase at Community House Coffee Shop in Norton Shores, MI on Friday, August 30 at 7:00pm, hosted by Matt Sharpe.

Brian Atkinson performs at a Clean Comedy showcase at Community House Coffee & Social in Muskegon, MI on Friday, August 30 at 7:00pm, hosted by Matt Sharpe.

Hard G Comedy at The Park Theatre

Date: September 5, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Park Theatre - 248 S. River Ave. Holland, MI 49423
Brian Atkinson is opening for the hilarious Hard G Comedy duo: Jason and Robyn Gilleran at the Park Theatre in Holland, MI on Thursday, September 5, 2024.

Brian Atkinson is opening for the hilarious Hard G Comedy duo of Jason Gilleran and Robyn Gilleran at the Park Theatre in Holland, MI on Thursday, September 5, 2024.

Scottish Centre Comedy Contest

Date: September 7, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Kilgour Scottish Centre - 2363 Rochester Road Troy, MI 48083
Brian Atkinson performs in a comedy contest at the Kilgour Scottish Centre, St. Andrew's Society of Detroit in Troy, MI on Saturday, September 7.

Brian Atkinson performs in a comedy contest at the Kilgour Scottish Centre, St. Andrew’s Society of Detroit in Troy, MI on Saturday, September 7.

Headlining – Underground Laugh Lounge

Start date: September 20, 2024 - End date: September 21, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Underground Laugh Lounge
Brian Atkinson headlining at the Underground Laugh Lounge in Niles, MI - September 20-21.

Brian Atkinson headlining at the Underground Laugh Lounge in Niles, MI – September 20-21 – Featuring Kim Cook.

North Kent Comedy – Flo’s

Date: September 28, 2024
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: 1259 Post Dr NE, Belmont, MI 49306
Brian Atkinson performs for a North Kent Comedy show at Flo's in Belmont, MI on Saturday, September 28 at 7:30pm.

Brian Atkinson performs for a North Kent Comedy show at Flo’s in Belmont, MI on Saturday, September 28 at 7:30pm.

Shipshewana RV Park

Date: October 9, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Shipshewana RV Park & Service Center | 510 E Farver St., Shipshewana, IN 46565
Brian Atkinson and friends perform at the Shipshewana RV Park & Service Center for the annual Jayco Owners' Rally, Wednesday, October 9, 2024 at 7:00pm.

Brian Atkinson and friends perform at the Shipshewana RV Park & Service Center for the annual Jayco Owners’ Rally, Wednesday, October 9, 2024 at 7:00pm.

Brian Atkinson: Past Shows

Comedy Outlet Mondays

Date: July 8, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: The Comedy Project - 540 Leonard Street NW, Suite B, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Brian Atkinson on Comedy Outlet Mondays at The Comedy Project

Brian Atkinson on Comedy Outlet Mondays at The Comedy Project, a weekly variety show featuring improv, sketch, standup, and other experimental comedy.

River City Saloon

Date: June 26, 2024
Time: 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: River City Saloon: 1152 Leonard St. NW Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Brian Atkinson at River City Comedy Night

Brian Atkinson at the River City Saloon Comedy Night – West side in Grand Rapids

Contest Finals at McDuff’s

Date: June 11, 2024
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: McDuff's Bar and Grille - 105 E Superior St, Wayland, MI 49348
Brian Atkinson is competing in the finals of McDuff's Comedy Contest, Tuesday, June 11 at 7:30pm - McDuff's in Wayland, MI. It's a fundraiser for the local Combat Vets Motorcycle Association.

Brian Atkinson is competing in the finals of McDuff’s Comedy Contest, Tuesday, June 11 at 7:30pm – McDuff’s in Wayland, MI. It’s a fundraiser for the local Combat Vets Motorcycle Association.

Fountain City Amphitheater with Adam Minnick

Date: June 8, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Fountain City Amphitheater - 526 Ave B, Bryan, OH 43506
Brian Atkinson performs at The Fountain City Amphitheater in Bryan, Ohio - with Adam Minnick and Angela Verges on Saturday, June 8.

Brian Atkinson performs at The Fountain City Amphitheater in Bryan, Ohio – with Adam Minnick and Angela Verges on Saturday, June 8.

Waltonwood Lakeside

Date: May 30, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Waltonwood Lakeside Senior Living
Brian Atkinson performs with Dan Brittain at Waltonwood Lakeside senior living

Brian Atkinson performs with Dan Brittain at Waltonwood Lakeside senior living, Thursday, May 30 for residents and their guests.

Sunday Night Funnies Kingpin of Comedy

Date: May 19, 2024
Time: 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Woody's Press Box
Brian Atkinson performs in the Sunday Night Funnies Kingpin of Comedy Contest on Sunday, May 19 at 8:30pm - Woody's Press Box in the Spectrum Entertainment Complex.

Brian Atkinson performs in the Sunday Night Funnies Kingpin of Comedy Contest on Sunday, May 19 at 8:30pm – Woody’s Press Box in the Spectrum Entertainment Complex.

The Virtual Comedy Show

Date: May 13, 2024
Time: 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Zoom - donate to support the comics
Brian Atkinson Performs on The Virtual Comedy Show with Brad Tassell and Steve Goodie, 10pm ET/9pm CT.

Brian Atkinson Performs on The Virtual Comedy Show with Brad Tassell and Steve Goodie, Monday, May 13 at 10pm ET/9pm CT.

World Series of Comedy

Date: May 9, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Summit City Comedy Club - 5535 St Joe Rd, Fort Wayne IN 46835
Brian Atkinson Performs in the World Series of Comedy, Thursday May 9, 7:30pm at Summit City Comedy Club in Fort Wayne, IN.

Brian Atkinson Performs in the World Series of Comedy, Thursday May 9, 7:00pm at Summit City Comedy Club in Fort Wayne, IN.

Dr. Grins Comedy Club

Date: May 2, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Dr. Grins Comedy Club: 20 Monroe Ave NW, 3F, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Brian Atkinson performs at Dr. Grins comedy club - it's open mic night at 8:00 Thursday.

Brian Atkinson performs at Dr. Grins comedy club – it’s open mic night at 8:00 Thursday.

Maumee, Mary, & Joseph Comedy Festival

Start date: April 18, 2024 - End date: April 20, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Brian Atkinson performs at the Maumee, Mary, & Joseph Comedy Festival, April 18, 19, and 20 in Fort Wayne, IN.

Brian Atkinson performs at the Maumee, Mary, & Joseph Comedy Festival, April 18, 19, and 20 in Fort Wayne, IN.

Brian Atkinson is a Comedian

Brian Atkinson makes jokes, but only the finest artisan, hand-crafted, farm-to-table-saw jokes.

Brian Atkinson has hosted, featured, and headlined at clubs, corporate events, churches, and fundraisers across the country. He’s opened for notable “Bobs” like Bob Nelson, Bob Smiley, and Robert (Bob) G. Lee, and performed at Dr. Grins at the B.O.B. Brian has also opened for Jeff Jena, Kira Soltanovich, Michael Palascak, Adam Minnick, Happy Cole, Leslie Norris Townsend, Tommy Ryman, Chris Young, Andy Beningo, and Dave Williamson.

Brian’s appearances include Bonkerz, Comedy Cabaret, Crackers, Dr. Grins, Funny Stop, Gutty’s, Krackpots, L.A. Comedy Club Las Vegas, Laugh Factory, Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle, One Night Stan’s, Punchlines, Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy, Gilda’s Laugh Fest, the Maumee, Mary, and Joseph Comedy Festival, and the World Series of Comedy.

Brian’s sharp and smart comedic style has been a hit at clubs, contests, corporate events, churches, fundraisers, and festivals across the country. Born and raised in Chicagoland, Brian calls Grand Rapids, MI home. You can find him on all the socials @BrianAcomedian.