BrewHaHa a celebration of comedy, pizza and suds | Business

KINGSPORT – The Kingsport Chamber has announced that tickets for the third annual BrewHaHa will go on sale on Thursday April 1st: a night of pizza, beer and laughs.

The event will take place on Friday, May 7th at 6:30 p.m. at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center. The event will take place outdoors at the Porte-Cochère des Resort, which is at the rear entrance next to the parking garage.

The event is hosted by title sponsors Edwards, Tipton, Witt Agency; Honda Kingsport; and TEC Industrial.

How can I get tickets?

The price to participate is $ 40 per person. Each ticket includes pizza and two drinks.

Tickets can be purchased at the Kingsport Chamber (400 Clinchfield St.) or from Nora Davis, Kingsport Chamber’s Events and Communications Coordinator, by email at [email protected] or by calling (423) 392-8827.

Tickets can also be purchased online at KingsportChamber.org.

Tables can also be reserved. The cost of a table is $ 100 in addition to the tickets.

Due to concerns about COVID-19, the chamber has determined that precautions are being taken to ensure the safest possible environment.

Covid19 precautions

Participants are asked to wear masks at all times, except when they are eating. Pizza vendors serve all pizzas and have plastic protectors on the serving tables. The temperatures of the guests are checked before entering the event area. Social distancing is encouraged. Hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes are also available.

“We are excited to bring this event back to Kingsport and our region,” said Stephanie Hernandez, Kingsport Chamber Member Events Director. “This event has been sold out for the past two years and I expect it will sell out again this year.”

The conversation

Nationally known comedians Ty Barnett, Warren B. Hall and Spencer James will take the stage to entertain the crowd.

In addition to an evening of comedy, attendees can partake in a variety of pizzas from several local restaurants and pizzerias, and enjoy a selection of local and craft beers.

“We have yet another fun and entertaining evening planned with an impressive selection of completely hilarious comedians, incredible pizza from several of our pizza restaurants, and a wide variety of local and craft beers,” added Hernandez. “We are very grateful to all sponsors and participants that they made this event possible.”

Associate sponsors are Asbury Place; BDM construction; Jenkins Insurance; and Rodefer, Moss & Company.

Pizza sellers include Baked on Stone, Beef ‘O’ Brady’s, the Chef’s Pizzeria, Fox’s Pizza Den, Dominos, Pizza Hut, Fazoli’s, Crazy Tomato, The Meadows, Giuseppe’s, and the Main Street Pizza Company.

Holston Distributing is the beverage sponsor.

Media sponsors include Kingsport Times News, Spectrum Reach and 98.5 WTFM.

The venue sponsor of the event is the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center.

Table sponsors include ARO Creative, Bank of Tennessee, Bays Mountain Brewing Company, Bright Ridge Homes, Citizens Bank, Cooper Standard, Crown Cypress, Darrell and Sharon Duncan, Domtar, Douthat Insurance, Farm Bureau-Justin Hite, Fastsigns and the cleaning of fish windows. Glass Machines and Digs, GSM Filtration, Hillhouse Creative, J&K Travel, Jenkins Insurance, Katy Lynn Cabinetry & Design, Broadband, ReMax Cavaliers, RHA Health Services, Sharp Business Systems, Smoothie King, Stapleton Law, Strategic Placement Group, Tele -Optics, The Wooded Place Living, Trout Insurance, Truist, Wallace Nissan Mitsubishi and Wheeler’s Bagels.

About Ty Barnett

Ty Barnett, a native of Chicago, began his career in Seattle’s “Comedy Underground”. His shows, which are dedicated to “bringing the funny”, have been described as “hilarious” (Whoopi Goldberg), “thought-provoking”, “nervous” and have earned him TV appearances. As one of the two finalists in the most-watched and Emmy-nominated season of Last Comic Standing. Ty has appeared on the Tonight Show several times (Jay Leno says Ty is “one of the funnest comedians to work”). He stared at HBO’s Bad Boys of Comedy and has his own special on Comedy Central Presents. Ty has been called “One to Watch” by the Hollywood Reporter. He was also on sitcoms Samantha Who and Til Death, as well as NickMom Night Out and Tosh.O. to see.

About Warren B. Hall

Warren B. Hall has played for our troops stationed in Iraq, Kuwait and Afghanistan – not once or twice, but five times. He is a regular on cruise ships and comedy clubs. He has released two stand-up CDs. Most recently, he published his first stand-up comedy special on Dry Bar Comedy.

About Spencer James

Spencer James was the winner of the prestigious World Series of Comedy in Las Vegas in 2014. He’s been a regular on the Las Vegas Strip since winning, performing at the Tropicana, the Stratosphere, and even the MGM Grand. While speaking, singing, and even dancing on stage, he uses his unique blend of storytelling to express his personal life experiences, many of which abound. It was recently featured on Fox’s television show Laughs. But now, with the title of headlining Las Vegas, he’s bringing all of his talents to the stage for a once in a lifetime experience.

About the Kingsport Chamber

The Kingsport Chamber consists of two non-profit organizations: the Kingsport Chamber Foundation (501 © (3)) and the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce (501 © (6)).

The Kingsport Chamber Foundation administers, sponsors, supports and supports a number of nonprofit, educational, environmental, leadership, quality of life and wellness programs that have a tremendous impact on the Kingsport community.

Kingsport Chamber Foundation programs include: Communication & Development; Downtown Concert Series; Downtown Kingsport Association; Education & Personnel Development; Fun feast; Healthy Kingsport; Keep Kingsport Beautiful; Kingsport leadership programs (Leadership Kingsport, PEAK Young Professionals and SHOUT! ® Youth Leadership); Kingsport Small Business Development and Entrepreneurship Office (KOSBE); Move to Kingsport; Santa Train; Tennessee / Virginia Scholars; and visit Kingsport.

The mission of the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce is to utilize resources and focus their efforts on improving a strong and sustainable business environment for the Kingsport area. The Kingsport Chamber of Commerce has nearly 1,000 members.

For more information about the Kingsport Chamber, visit KingsportChamber.org or call (423) 392-8800. The chamber can be followed on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or on their YouTube channel.