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Comedy Night 2016

Join us for our 19th Annual Comedy Night celebration at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium on Saturday, September 17, 2016. No one is immune to the power of laughter. And we’ll use this powerful tool to help care for dogs, cats, puppies and kittens residing at the PetAdoption Center until a forever home is found.

This year’s comedian, Tom Papa, who was personally chosen by Jerry Seinfeld, hosted the NBC series, The Marriage Ref, which ran for two season. Tom also had a recurring role opposite Julia Louis-Dreufus on the CBS series, The New Adventure of Old Christine and starred in his own NBC series, Come to Papa. Tom is a regular guest on The Conan Show and now tom is coming to Riverside. So grab your friends and family and get ready to be “cracked-up” at one of our funniest events ever all for pets in need!

Riverside Municipal Auditorium is located at 3495 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside.

VIP Ticket Prices –$75 - auditorium floor, table seating

  • Doors open at 6:30pm for a no host cocktail reception and hors d’oeuvres, (dinner is not provided) and silent auction. Show begins promptly at 8:30pm

General Seating Prices - $30/$30 – theater style seating

  • Doors open at 7:45pm, no host bar available. Show begins promptly at 8:30pm.



Suggested dress for the evening is business casual.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Five great sponsorship opportunities are available. Connect your company with the premier adoption-guarantee organization of the Inland Empire. It’s a great way to entertain clients or recognize your employees. Plus, great advertising opportunities are included in all levels. Sponsorships are tax-deductable. Contact Event Coordinator, Alexandria Beers at 951-688-4340 ext 311 or by email at .

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Telephone: (951) 688-4340
Fax: (951) 359-6417
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6165 Industrial Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504


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