Comedy for a Cause
March 18th, 2023
Delcambre Festival Building
Proceeds To Support
Abbeville Police Department
Mountain Cajun Getaway
One portion of the proceeds will be used to help the Abbeville Police Department purchase 2 Narcotics Patrol dogs, including handler courses for 2 officers.
The second portion will go to Mountain Cajun Getaway, a 501c3 non profit organization who’s mission is “Allowing combat veterans to reconnect with their most important asset...FAMILY”. They accomplish this through providing the perfect surroundings in there “Virginia Beach Resort” for Acadiana based veterans and there families.
1st Comedian On Stage: Kent Gosoulin
This year’s comedy lineup includes one of the funniest Cajun Comedians performing today, Kent Gonsoulin. Kent’s unique brand of clean Cajun humor keeps audiences laughing across the south. Kent Gonsoulin started performing as a Cajun comedian 27 years ago in his hometown of Opelousas, and a short time later was performing throughout the south. He is a past champion of the International Cajun joke telling contest. Kent performed with other Cajun comedians on the 1994 top selling Keyaw Video, The Red Tanny Shoe Tour. He appears regularly on several TV and radio programs and has acted in commercials, and in 3 movies. He has also performed at the Mickey Gilley Theater in Branson, Missouri and has been seen on the “E” entertainment network. He currently lives in Baton Rouge and shares his Cajun point of view with audiences at banquets, comedy shows and corporate events.
H E A D L I N E R
Comedian Jason Love
One of today’s busiest comedians, Jason Love has appeared on HBO, Comedy Central, America’s Got Talent, and Dry Bar Comedy. His clips are played daily on Sirius XM. He is a crowd-favorite on multiple cruise lines.
Since the pandemic Jason has run a popular online show, Live Comedy in Your Living Room. His non-profit, Love & Laughter, brings free shows to the cancer support community.
All guests must check in at the Registration Desk upon arrival. You will receive a bid number to use during the evening. Scan our QR Code to set up Clickbid for participation in our auction.
Payment is required in full on March 18, 2023. ClickBid payment system will manage payment at end of the event.
The Purchaser must arrange reservations for trips and vacation accommodations with the Donor within 1 year. No refunds will be allowed on travel packages for cancelled tickets and/or accommodations.
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Live Auction Items 2023
Full size white Houston Oilers helmet signed by Hall of Famers Warren Moon and Earl Campbell. Autographs were witnessed by representatives of Beckett Authentication Services with a numbered hologram/QR code on the base of the helmet from Beckett.
Advance Ticket Purchase Only
Each Ticket Includes:
Buffet Meal Catered by Taste of Meaux, Ashley Dubois
Live Comedy Show
Participation in Live & Silent Auctions
After Show DJ Party Celebrations
5:00pm Fellowship & Beverages
6:00pm Welcoming Remarks
6:00pm-7:30pm Buffet Served
7:30pm Photo Booth/Split The Pot Tickets
7:30pm Opening Ceremonies
7:40pm Live Auction begins
8:40pm Live Auction ends. Break. Last chance for Silent Auction, Split the Pot Tickets, and Photo Booth
8:45pm Silent Auction ends! Split the Pot Tickets End! Photo Booth Ends!
9:45pm Split the Pot Drawing Winners Announced.
9:50pm Refresh your beverages. Check your auction items. Auction Check-out Opens
10:00pm DJ Begins. Cash bar begins.
Midnight - Closing