Allegan County Fair announces Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy to perform
The Allegan County Fair has announced its second night of entertainment for this year: Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy sharing the fair stage.
The popular comedians will take the stage Friday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m. Tickets will be on sale Friday, April 21, and start at $25. They are available by calling 1-888-673-6501 or online at www.allegancountyfair.com or www.etix.com.
Larry the Cable Guy is a multi-platinum recording artist, Grammy nominee, Billboard award winner and one of the top comedians in the country.
He has his own line of merchandise and continues to sell out theatres and arenas across the United States. He created The Git-R-Done Foundation, which was named after his signature catchphrase, and has donated more than seven million dollars to various charities.
The pair are on the national “We’ve Been Thinking Tour” performing new material which is currently available as a comedy special on Netflix
In addition, Larry most recently launched his own comedy channel “Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup”— is a partnership with SIRIUSXM and Jeff Foxworthy.
It showcases the best in great American comedy. You’ll hear hilarious material from this dynamic duo as well as comedy from some of their personal favorite comedians.
Larry is the voice of the beloved Mater in the Golden Globe winning animated feature film “Cars” and “Cars 2 and will return as the voice of Mater for “Cars 3,” which is currently in production.
Larry hosted “Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy” on History for three seasons.
His road to stardom included the Blue Collar Comedy Tour along with the then-more established Foxworthy and Bill Engvald and Ron White, which led to “Blue Collar Comedy Tour, The Movie,”
He won Billboard’s 2005 Comedy Artist of the year and Comedy Album of the year and he received the Billboard Top Comedy Tour Award in 2006. He is a bestselling author and his book “Git-R-Done,” debuted at number 26 on the New York Times bestseller list.
The Git-R-Done Foundation is a non-profit organization established in 2009 by Larry and his wife, Cara, as a focal point for the family’s philanthropy. Emphasizing on children’s and veteran’s causes, The Git-R-Done Foundation has donated to organizations such as The Arnold Palmer Hospital, Operation Homefront and Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital. For information, visit www.gitrdonefoundation.org
Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country.
He is the largest selling comedy-recording artist in history, a multiple Grammy Award nominee and best selling author of more than 26 books. In 2014, he was inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame. Widely known for his redneck jokes, his act goes well beyond that to explore the humor in everyday family interactions and human nature, a style that has been compared to Mark Twain’s.
Foxworthy hosted the television game show “Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader” for several seasons, including its return to primetime this past fall. He hosted three seasons of “The American Bible Challenge” for GSN, had an animated series “Bounty Hunters” (also featuring Larry) on CMT, hosted the reality series “The American Baking Competition” and narrated the reality show “The Week the Women Left.”
Jeff executive produced and starred in, “Foxworthy’s Big Night Out” and the television series, “Blue Collar TV.”
In March of 2006, the Blue Collar boys reunited to shoot “Blue Collar Comedy Tour-One For The Road.”
Foxworthy’s book “The Redneck Dictionary” was published in 2005 and went as high as number two on the New York Times Bestseller List. It was followed by two sequels and the New York Times Best Seller, “How to Really Stink at Golf” which shares his invaluable tips for a lifetime of horrible drives and putts and a follow up to that book “How to Really Stink at Work” was released in 2009.
Foxworthy has done three children’s books and voiced numerous characters in different animated films, including Handy Smurf in “The Smurfs” and “Smurfs 2,” Reggie the Rooster in “Racing Stripes,” Lyle in “Fox and The Hound II,” Lindberg in “Aviators” and Charlie Horse in “Hatched.”
Foxworthy started his own outdoor company, Foxworthy Outdoors, and he has a line of “You Might Be A Redneck If….” calendars and his own line of food products, including Jeff Foxworthy’s Grit Chips and a line of video poker and slot machines in casinos.