Oswego Lions Club Plans 17th Annual Comedy Night

OSWEGO, NY – The Oswego Lions Club will present “Roar with Laughter” with headliner Moody McCarthy on January 31 at the American Foundry, 246 W. Seneca St.

Doors will open at 7 p.m.; show begins at 8 p.m.

“We continue a Lions Club tradition once again this year with a great night of laughs,” said Mike Henderson, Oswego Lions Club President. “This event has always been a popular fundraiser and we anticipate that this will be another great one.”

Moody McCarthy
Moody McCarthy

The event is a major fundraiser for the local service organization.

It helps to support ongoing programs and services throughout the Oswego community for the visually and hearing impaired.

Proceeds from past events have helped to support Camp Rainbow of Hope, Make a Wish Foundation, Oswego Salvation Army, The ER’s Children Fund at Oswego Hospital, Oswego Library Capital Campaign, The Children’s Hospital in Syracuse and Habitat for Humanity, to name just a few.

“The performances of McCarthy and his warm-up comedian promise to bring the crowd a good hour of laughs,” said Chris Pelton, chair of the event.

Tickets will be available at the door the night of the event or can be purchased prior to the show at Cakes Galore and More for $12.

Anyone interested in purchasing tickets or looking for more information about the show can also contact Pelton at 343-1394, or visit the Lions Club Facebook page at www.facebook.com/oswegolionsclub.

“Last year, we had a sellout crowd. So, get your tickets early!” Pelton said.