Boys & Girls Club to hold comedy fundraiser on May 3

CONYERS -- The A.R. "Gus" Barksdale Boys & Girls Club of Metro Atlanta is sponsoring the "Rockdale Comedy Explosion."

Designed as a benefit fund-raiser, tickets are $50 each. Featured will be Gary Bridgewater and Neal Lange of Peach Pit Comedy; Willie Brown & Woody of BET, Showtime and HBO; and David Ferrell of Laugh USA and an Inspirational Comedian of the Year nominee. It will be hosted by LaMont Ferrell (BET, HBO, The Office) and Scot Ward of Scot Ward Funeral Home.

The event will take place May 3 with dinner from 7-8 p.m. and showtime from 8-10 p.m. at the Rockdale Career Academy on Culpepper Drive.

Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.bgcma.org/event/294