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Comedy Night with Sandy Danto & Kathleen McGee - Sat April 16

April 6, 2015

The Desserted Island Comedy tour at The Avalanche Bar
featuring Sandy Danto (Los Angeles, CA)
& Kathleen McGee (Vancouver, BC)
with special guests Abby Roberge, Robyn Nicholson & Amber Harper-Young!

The tastiest comedy night Courtenay has ever seen! We're bringing in some of the funniest com…

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Comedy Night with Kwazi Thomas - Sat Dec 19th

March 1, 2015

Comedy Night with Kwasi Thomas

Kwasi Thomas began his stand up comedy career in Montreal in November of 2002. Since then, he has grown from open miker, to a weekend regular pleasing crowds all over the country. Performing at Comedy works and Comedy Nest in Montreal, Club Absolute and Yuk Yuk'…

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Comedy Night with Steve McGowan - Sat Nov 21

February 3, 2015

Comedy Night with Steve McGowan

Comedy night at the Avalanche in November!

featuring headliner: Steve McGowan!
with special guests
Saturday November 21st
at The Avalanche Bar

Steve "Shooter" McGowan has been making a name for himself in Western Canada for the past few years touring a…

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Aprils Fools Day Comedy Night with Chris Gordon & Colin Sharp - April 1

January 6, 2015

There is no other comedian today who is providing such a unique, original and innovative approach to comedy and audience interaction as Chris Gordon. In his first year of comedy Chris hit the airwaves nationally, as he was selected as the "#1 Pick in the Country" on CBC's "So You Think You’re Fu…

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Comedy Night with Chirs Gaskin - Saturday April 11th

December 27, 2014


Chris Gaskin is one of western Canada’s fastest rising comedians. Described as, “A destined star,” and “Vancouver’s most underrated comedian,” Gaskin demands audiences attention with his innocent looks, yet sharp tongue. His razor-sharp views on how the world sees him, the hypocritical nat…

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Comedy Night with Kyle Bottom - Feb, 13th

December 26, 2014

Comedy Night with Kyle Bottom - Feb 13th

Start your weekend off with a laugh. It's always good times at Comedy Night with friends and a cold one. This months Comedy Night is headlined by Kyle Bottom. Kyle has appeared at the Just for Laughs International Comedy Festival, on XM Sirius Satellit…

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Comedy Night with Dylan Rhymer - Saturday May 7

December 15, 2014

Comedy Night with Dylan Rhymer

In the eighteen years that he has been performing stand-up comedy, Dylan Rhymer has emerged as one of Canada’s most prolific and passionate satirical minds. He has drawn comparisons to comic legends Lenny Bruce, George Carlin and Bill Hicks. not afraid to embrace su…

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Comedy Night with Byron Bertram - Sat May 9

December 10, 2014

Comedy Night with Byron Bertram - Sat May 9

Like bird flu on an international flight, Byron Bertram is one of those comics who travels well. As much at home in front of a mincing metrosexual Vancouver crowd, as he is in rural puppy thumping Alberta. Making him undoubtedly 'pound for pound' on…

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Comedy Night with Larke Miller & Susan - Saturday Dec 16

November 2, 2014

The Holiday Season brings twice the laughter to the Avalanche Bar in December! Not only is Comedy Night happening on Friday December 8th with Byron Bertram & Yumi Nagashima, but we also have ANOTHER Comedy Night Saturday December 16th featuring Larke Miller & Susan Thompson!

Get off the couch…

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Friday Night Comedy with Garrett Clark

October 20, 2014

Friday Night Comedy with Garrett Clark - Friday Dec 12

Comedy Night at the Avalanche is now on Friday Night and starts off with import Garrett Clark all the way from Australia.

Being Canadian born, but Australian raised, Garrett is able to bring a very unique angle to his comedy. Some of Garrett…

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Comedy Night with Jaques Barrett & Bryan O'Gorman

August 20, 2014

Comedy Night the Boomerangs & Beavertails tour - Thursday Oct 16th.

Reviews for Jacques Barrett:

 “Pretty damn impressive.” Time Out

“Jacques is an exceptionally gifted young standup, with roguish charisma and an obviously sharp intellect.” Ingress

“Clever…. a genuine talent” …

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Comedy Night with James Kennedy & Friends - Friday May 26

June 3, 2014

Get off the couch and down to the Avalanche for Comedy Night and laugh at a real person, not the TV!
We have a great lineup featuring James Kennedy to keep you laughing. 
Make sure you show up early for good seat, food and a cold one!

*FRIDAY* May 26th
Laughter starts @ 8
Cover $10


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Comedy Night - Oct 17th

October 3, 2013


Our headliners this month are Ivan Decker and Chris James.

Since his start in comedy in a dusty broken down bar in East Vancouver Ivan Decker has quickly become one of the most enjoyable comedians in the country. He has honed his comedic skill and craft to one day hopefully end up back at that …

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Comedy Night with Ivan Decker & Ryan Patterson

August 21, 2013

Comedy Night with Ivan Deck & Ryan Patterson - Thursday Sept 18th.

Come on down to the Avalanche for comedy night and laugh at real live people instead of the TV. With two great comedians its a great night out and always worth a laugh.

Laughter Starts @ 9

Cover $10





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October 25, 2012 - Marty McLean & Ivan Decker

September 25, 2012

Time: 8:00pm

What's so funny? Comedy night at the Avalanche!  Comedians Marty McLean & Ivan Decker will be cutting it up October 25th. If you've seen Marty McLean on Just for Laughs, you know that his humour is not for the politically correct.  Irreverent and obnoxious,  and a pro at finding your f…

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