Nothing is better than being around friends and family and laughing the night away.

One of the most underrated forms of entertainment is comedy shows. Folks in Montana love going to concerts, rodeos, or festivals during the year. It's a fantastic way to get out of the house and enjoy the things that interest you and your loved ones.

One way to get out and have a lovely night is at a comedy show.

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Photo by Chad Stembridge via Unsplash

Comedy shows are affordable, hilarious, and fun with any number of people at your party.

Montana might not be a popular destination for comedians, but more comedy shows have been coming over the past few years.

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Photo by Curtis Potvin via Unsplash

There have been shows at MetraPark, The Elm, The Wilma, and Last Best Comedy from legends of comedy and exciting new talent.

There is one venue in Montana that has been quietly booking several high-profile comedians in 2024, and there is one you need to know about.

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The Alberta Bair Theater in Billings is known for booking theater plays or symphonies, but they have added quite a few comedy shows this summer.

Comedian Nick Swardson is coming to Billings on October 10th, and tickets are on sale now.

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Nick Swardson, known for his TV and movie roles in Reno 911, Grandma's Boy, The Benchwarmers, and more, put him in the spotlight during the 2000s and 2010s.

Nick Swardson's stand-up comedy deals with ridiculous friends and insane moments with other celebrities.

This comedy show is the perfect excuse for anyone who needs a night of laughing.

It might be a great excuse to take a long weekend in Billings.

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