While most of us will be feeling the holiday cheer this weekend, the real laughter will be happening at The Circa 21 Speakeasy in downtown Rock Island!

The Speakeasy Laugh Hard Comedy Show is gracing the stage once again at The Circa 21 Speakeasy (1818 3rd Avenue Rock Island) this Friday Dec 22. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show will start at 8 p.m. Must be 18 and over to attend.

Come enjoy an evening filled with laughter, drinks and fun! Tickets for this event are only $3 and can be purchased online at http://online.reserveashow.com/ShowSelect.aspx. Tickets on the day of the show must be purchased at the door. Selected food items and a full bar are also available!

James “Whiskey” Draper will be back as emcee. Come check out his popular impersonation of Billy Bob Thornton in Bad Santa! And with all of the Christmas themed drink and shot specials, he will be really hilarious!

Think you have what it takes to keep the crowd laughing? Comedians participating in the show will receive free entry. All you need to do is sign up at the door! The last Speakeasy Laugh Hard Comedy Show featured nearly 20 hilarious comedians from across the area.

Don’t miss this sidesplitting evening at the Speakeasy!


Tess Abney was born and raised in the Quad Cities. Her passion for writing and entertainment was apparent at a very young age. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.