Christian comedian to close out Viaero Great American Comedy Festival

NORFOLK - The 2013 Viaero Great American Comedy Festival opens on June 12th with the amateur competition and a magic show, and closes on June 16th with a family-friendly show.  Christian comedian Bob Smiley says when he was growing up, others often told him he should do comedy.  The semi-finals for the comedy festival will be held Thursday and Friday nights, with host Pete Lee and closer Tom Cotter. Saturday’s finals will be hosted by Drew Carey, and Steven Wright will receive the Johnny Carson Comedy Legend Award.  For more information, or to purchase tickets, check the web site greatamericancomedyfestival.com.