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DEADWOOD, S.D. (04/27/18) – Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country. He is the largest selling comedy-recording artist in history, a multiple Grammy Award nominee and best-selling author of more than 26 books. He will bring his talent to the Deadwood Mountain Grand Event Center on Saturday, October 20th.
Widely known for his redneck jokes, his act goes well beyond that to explore the humor in everyday family interactions and human nature, a style that has been compared to Mark Twain’s. Jeff and Larry the Cable Guy recently toured together on ‘Jeff and Larry’s Backyard BBQ.’ They also filmed a comedy special ‘We’ve Been Thinking’ which is currently available on Netflix. Jeff has his own comedy channel ‘Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup’ on SIRIUS XM. It showcases the best in great American comedy. You’ll hear hilarious material from Jeff as well as comedy from some of his personal favorite comedians.
Jeff hosted the FOX television game show ‘Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader’ for several seasons, including its return to prime time this past fall. He hosted three seasons of ‘The American Bible Challenge’ for GSN, had an animated series ‘Bounty Hunters’ on CMT, hosted the reality series ‘The American Baking Competition’ for CBS and narrated the Lifetime reality show ‘The Week the Women Left’. Jeff executive produced and starred in, ‘Foxworthy’s Big Night Out’ and the television series, ‘Blue Collar TV’, which he created for the WB network.
Jeff’s book ‘The Redneck Dictionary’ was released on October 18, 2005. The book is based on the popular words of the south Jeff recounts in his stand-up act. The book went as high as number 2 on the ‘New York Times Bestseller’ List. ‘The Redneck Dictionary II’ was released October 24, 2006 and was also a New York Times Bestseller. ‘The Redneck Dictionary III’ was released in October of 2007 .Jeff also released the ‘New York Times Best Seller’, ‘How to Really Stink at Golf’ which shares his invaluable tips for a lifetime of horrible drives and putts.
“We are thrilled to have a talent like Jeff Foxworthy coming to Deadwood Mountain Grand,” said Deadwood Mountain Grand General Manager, Susan Kightlinger. “He is one of the most talented and well respected comics in the industry and we are incredibly fortunate to have him play at our venue.”
Tickets go on sale for Deadwood Mountain Grand Reward Members at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 1st and to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, May 4th. They will be available at the Deadwood Mountain Grand Box Office – The Company Store – or at ticketmaster.com. Ticket buyers should note that TICKETMASTER is the only official ticket broker for Deadwood Mountain Grand. Beware of third party websites and offers. Both hotel reservations and ticket arrangements may be made by calling 877-907-GRAND.
For more information, visit www.deadwoodmountaingrand.com or call 605-559-1188. To open your free Grand Rewards Center membership and enjoy the benefits of purchasing advance tickets ahead of the general public, bring a photo ID to the Grand Rewards Center counter, located in the Deadwood Mountain Grand Resort Casino.
Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel, a Holiday Inn Resort is the newly restored 1906 Homestake Mining Co. ore processing plant that overlooks Historic Deadwood, which features a 98-room luxury hotel, 210 state-of-the-art casino games, high stakes gaming action, a 2,500 seat entertainment and event center and a multi-level parking garage.