Niles, OH- The Mahoning Valley Scrappers and The Comedy Zone are teaming up to bring the Ballpark Comedy Tour to Eastwood Field. Preacher Lawson, the America’s Got Talent: The Champions finalist and viral YouTuber will perform on May 13 at 7:30 pm at Eastwood Field. Gates will open at 7pm.
Niles, OH- The Mahoning Valley Scrappers and The Comedy Zone are teaming up to bring the Ballpark Comedy Tour to Eastwood Field. Preacher Lawson, the America’s Got Talent: The Champions finalist and viral YouTuber will perform on May 13 at 7:30 pm at Eastwood Field. Gates will open at 7pm. Tickets for the event go on sale on Monday, March 29 at 1pm EST. The event is family friendly and will be open to fans of all ages. Social distance guidelines will be implemented and masks are required.
Preacher is best known for his appearance on season 12 of NBC’s hit series, AMERICA’S GOT TALENT (2017) where he made it to the final rounds. Based off his stellar performance in season 12 Preacher was invited to compete on AMERICA'S GOT TALENT: THE CHAMPIONS (2019) and BRITAN’S GOT TALENT: THE CHAMPIONS (2019) where he advanced to the finale after he received the most votes from the fans. The America’s Got Talent star was named the 2015 Funniest Comedian in Florida and won the 2016 Seattle International Comedy Competition. Although the Oregon-native is only 30-years-old, he has been working in comedy for 14 years already after he began writing stand-up sets at the age of 16. Preacher was the host of the Facebook Watch series WORLD’S MOST AMAZING DOGS (2019) with George Lopez and Lisa Vanderpump and has built a following on YouTube of over 500,000 subscribers.
In 2019 Preacher shot his first stand-up special which premiered on BET+ and continues to perform at sold-out venues around the country. Currently, Preacher can be seen starring in the NBC series CONNECTING and as a judge on the new Nickelodeon competition show UNLEASHED.
Tickets for the event will be $30 for General Admission seats and $50 for VIP on-field table seating. On-field seating will include wait staff with a limited menu and beverages to order from and will be socially distant. Fans can purchase tickets for the VIP section in tables of four. A limited number of Dugout Parties and Suite rentals are also available. Fans can purchase tickets starting Monday, March 29 at 1pm by CLICKING HERE.
The Mahoning Valley Scrappers are a founding member of the MLB Draft League, set to open the 2021 season on the road May 24 against the West Virginia Black Bears. The Scrappers home opener at Eastwood Field is Wednesday, May 26 against the State College Spikes. Ticket packages and group sales opportunities are on sale now. To stay up to date with the Scrappers in the off-season or for more information, visit www.mvscrappers.com or contact the front office at 330-505-0000.