John Felts

John caters to audiences seeking good humor and good taste. He delivers real, funny, one-of-a-kind perspectives on dating, marriage, parenting, American culture and struggling to do the right thing.

John grew up in Northern Virginia, just outside of Washington D.C. He studied Marketing at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and worked a regular shirt and tie job as his interest in comedy grew. After competing in and winning local comedy competitions, John discovered he had knack for telling jokes and stories that could draw a crowd of any age.

John enjoys making a wide variety of audiences laugh while never having to resort to harsh language, shock value or taboo subject matters. Each show is custom fit to the company or organization by gathering information prior to the performance to create that personal feel.

His comedy is a mix of commentary, story-telling, and clean humor. He currently lives in downtown Wilmington, NC with his wife, Elizabeth and their two young children.

Available Presentations Include:

Christian Comedy

Faith-based, clean comedy for churches, charities, and Christian companies. Each show is custom fit to the ministry or faith-based cause by gathering information prior to the performance to create that personal feel.

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Clean Customized Humor

Show your clients, employees, families or loyal customers a good time through John's clean and carefully put together set. You are guaranteed to see lots of laughs, smiles and possibly a fellow audience member on stage!

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Recent Reviews

College Speakers and Entertainers in Central, SC
Southern Wesleyan University

"John Felts was great to work with. He was friendly and professional, showed up early, and reminded me several times that he is flexible to work some things out. His show was hilarious and personal. He did his research and connected with our students personally. He rolled with the crowd well and kept people laughing. Some students came in skeptics, but left impressed. One student in particular came expecting to leave early, but stayed for the whole show due to how funny John was. After the show, John stuck around to meet students, take pictures, and speak with some of our leadership. I have already recommended him to another nearby college, and look forward to bringing him back here one day."
- Coordinator for Campus Activities, Welcome Week in Central, SC

College Speakers and Entertainers in Azusa, CA
Azusa Pacific University

"John Felts did an amazing job engaging with our students! He took the time to research specifics about our school and integrated that into his stand up. Lots of laughter and everyone had a great time. Would highly recommend!"
- Director of Campus Activities, Campus Comedy Show in Azusa, CA

College Speakers and Entertainers in Berrien Springs, MI
Andrews University

"John Felts was so great to work with. Not only did he kill his comedy routine, but he was so polite and fun to be around. The crowd loved him. We will definitely bring him back to our campus again."
- Assistant Director of Student Activities and Involvement, Campus Comedy Show in Berrien Springs, MI

College Speakers and Entertainers in Fayette, MO
Central Methodist University

"John Felts was a fabulous presence for our event. His humor was spot on and we loved how well he tied his jokes in with the happenings on campus. He was extremely courteous and professional, prompt, and very easy to work with. He had the audience in stitches for the whole show – building an instant rapport with them. We would be delighted to have him back any time."
- Director, Center for Faith and Service, Campus Concert in Fayette, MO

Judson University

"I have received nothing but rave reviews about John Felts. He did his homework to learn about our University before arriving and utilized the unique components of Judson in his routine. He even used a couple of pictures from our website and the students just loved the fun he poked at their university. Homecoming could be a unique challenge for a comedian as the audience is comprised of both current students as well as alumni from different generations. However, his humor was enjoyed by all as much of the jokes were personal to a common experience - Judson University. John arrived in advance of his scheduled time and took the opportunity to connect with some students as well as the Tech Producer for the event. John made sure that none of his jokes would be inappropriate by running some of them by me in advance of his performance. Needless to say, he was always appropriate, yet very funny."
- Director of Alumni Relations, Homecoming in Elgin, IL

Harding University

"The performance by John Felts was great. We had 600 in attendance and John had them laughing from start to finish. John was top notch to work with. He contacted me weeks before the show date to get some "inside" information on our school. After he got that info, he called me to talk through some of the finer points of our traditions to make sure that the audience would "get the joke." I could tell from his questions that he knew what he was doing and that reassured me and helped with promotion. John used the right amount"
- Director of Campus Life, Family weekend in Searcy, AR

Asbury University

"We are not used to having comedians here at Asbury, so having John Felts was a unique experience. And what a great event it turned out to be! John was great with communication preceding the performance and gave prompt replies and excellent info on what he was hoping and what he needed. It was very simple to host him. His needs were minimal and so it was easy to prepare for his time here. The event was very well attended. The students packed out our Student Center and it was fun to hear them relaxing and enjoying the time. There seemed to me to be a great connection between the students and John. They stayed the whole time and laughed a lot at his jokes. I was really happy with the turn out and response. He was professional and easy to work with."
- Assistant Director for Student Leadership Development, Campus Comedy Show in Wilmore, KY

Valley Forge Christian College

"John Felts exceeded our expectations in every way. He was prompt, professional, and truly connected with our students. In fact one student compared him to Jonathan Winters, high praise from my perspective. His material was spot on, that is general and specific to our campus. We look forward to having him back at some point."
- Chief Operating Officer, Senior Banquet in Woodbridge, VA

Crestview High School

"John Felts did a great job relating to the kids both during the performance and at the after-event. We appreciate him sharing his talent and his story."
- Program Coordinator, Student Assembly in Convoy, OH

Ave Maria University

"We really enjoyed having John Felts out to our university for Orientation weekend. His humor was tasteful and hilarious. Our students loved him. We would hire him back anytime!"
- Assistant Director of Student Life, New Student Orientation in Ave Maria, FL

Columbia Christian School

"We were so impressed with John Felts! He did an outstanding job at our event. The student body and the faculty COULD NOT STOP LAUGHING! It was a night that the senior class will remember as one of the highlights of their senior year. Thank you!"
- Director of Student Development, Senior Class Banquet in Magnolia, AR

Zeta Tau Alpha

"John Felts did an amazing job with this event! The audience of college students loved him and his responses to the audience were hilarious. He was a joy to work with, and soo funny!"
- Event Planner, Comedy Concert in Denton, TX

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Upcoming Schedule

10/9/2020Bangor, ME50th Anniversary Weekend
4/7/2019Oakland, MDChurch Services
4/6/2019Mountain Lake Park, MDFather Daughter Gala
3/22/2019Avon, MAVolunteer Banquet
3/16/2019Burlington, NCComedy Night
3/9/2019Hot Springs, ARAnnual Convention
3/2/2019La Grange, NCMember Appreciation Banquet
2/23/2019Dodge City, KSAnnual Banquet
2/15/2019Onalaska, WILaugh Your Heart Out Loud Comedy Night
2/10/2019Wilmington, NCComedy Show
1/25/2019Grayslake, ILMOPS Date Night
1/18/2019Bellville, TXComedy Show
1/12/2019Garden City, KSChristmas Party
1/4/2019Green Bay, WICompany Holiday Celebration
12/31/2018Lake Junaluska, NCChristian Youth Retreat
12/16/2018Beaufort, SCChristmas Celebration
12/15/2018Bowling Green, FLCompany Christmas Party
12/7/2018Van Wert, OHCompany Christmas Party
11/4/2018Dallas, TXVolunteer Appreciation Banquet
11/3/2018Mesa, AZAnnual Fundraiser
10/28/2018Middletown, OHOutreach Event
10/27/2018Culpeper, VA"Come Laugh With Me" Date Night
10/20/2018Memphis, TNCampus Ministry Fundraiser
10/6/2018Lexington, NCFundraiser

Where does John Felts perform?

John Felts has recently performed in: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, just to name a few.


Sonic
Whole Foods
Walmart
Home Depot
3M Company
Procter and Gamble
Toyota

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