Gilda’s LaughFest is off and running, having kicked off the 10-day funny fest, with a record-setting event yesterday, the Mustache Event.

Also, yesterday the LaughFest committee announced that thanks to Wolverine Worldwide, the entry fees for its one-of-a-kind Seriously Funny Adventure Challenge race will be free to the first 150 people who register to participate online or at the event.

“We are so thankful for the generosity of Wolverine Worldwide”, said David Abbott, Development and Creative Director. “This is going to be an incredibly fun event for ages 12 and up and for individuals of all athletic abilities, or none at all. We are certain participants will have a seriously good time.”

The Seriously Funny Adventure Challenge will take place at 1:00 pm on Sunday, March 10 at GRCC Ford Fieldhouse. Teams of two or four will compete in challenges throughout the city for prizes that will be given for first, second and third places. To participate in the challenge, teams are encouraged to pre- register at Registration will be available on the day of the event starting at Noon and will take place at GRCC Ford Fieldhouse.

Seriously, have fun!