Wit and Wine fundraiser will host comedians and feature food and refreshments from local establishments

Breckenridge Grand Vacations will host its annual Wit and Wine fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 3, at the Breckenridge Riverwalk Center with an aim to benefit the kids of Summit County. 

Wit and Wine is presented by the BGV Gives program and serves as the Timberline Learning Center’s biggest fundraiser of the year. 

The event features comedians, a silent auction, complimentary beer and wine from Blue River Bistro and Basecamp Wine and Liquors, and charcuterie boards. Tickets cost $40 for individuals and $75 for couples. 

Businesses that are looking for a way to give back and make a difference, can still make silent auction donations of things like gift cards, experiences, and new items until Monday, Oct. 30. 

Opening comedian ChristiLeigh is a comedian and writer from Denver. She has performed at comedy clubs across the U.S. including Comedy Works, The Improv and 3E’s Comedy Club. She has performed at Jokechella in Fort Collins, The Chief Festival in Trinidad, Colorado, and the Cow Town Comedy Festival in Greeley. Leigh is the founder of On The Run Comedy Productions, which produces the Winter Park Comedy Festival, a weekly open mic in Lakewood and several other monthly showcases around Colorado.

Dave Williamson is the headliner and tours heavily, both headlining his own shows and as the supporting act on several of Bert Kreischer’s tours, including the inaugural Fully Loaded Comedy Tour, the Hot Summer Nights tour and the Berty Boy Relapse Tour. His second album, “Trying My Hardest” was released by Stand Up! Records and reached No. 1 in the iTunes comedy charts. 

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