GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - Though they were competing against each other, some of the stand-up comedians in Grand Rapids for Gilda's LaughFest were glad they get to hang out together.
Comedians Nikki Glaser and Moshe Kasher are some of the comedians competing at The B.O.B. for the $10,000 Stand-up Comedy Competition Friday and Saturday night. The comics will perform in front of judges and the audience and the winner receives the cash prize.
Watch the video above to hear where each comic performed for the first time, who they were influenced by, and why they love coming out to festivals like Gilda's LaughFest.
A driver escaped safely after its vehicle crashed into the Grand River in Ottawa County Friday morning.
We get a brief break from the "lake-effect machine" Friday.
A few flurries occurred Thursday night. Lows held in the teens and the wind relaxed to the 5 to 10 mph range, with 20s at the Lake Michigan.