Late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel is opening a comedy club in spring of 2019 in Las Vegas.
The comedy club will open at The LINQ Promenade and will showcase big names and up-and-coming comedians. The club will be open seven nights a week, and Kimmel will be making appearances regularly.
Kimmel partnered with Caesars Entertainment to make this upcoming project happen. He has spent the last year planning for this club on the Las Vegas strip. Everything was designed by Kimmel and his team.
— CaesarsEntertainment (@CaesarsEnt) October 3, 2018
— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) October 3, 2018
The venue will be 8,000 square feet with an expandable showroom that seats up to 300 guests.
Kimmel said, “Building a club like this in my hometown is a dream come true. I’ve done extensive research, consulting with veteran comics to create the ideal venue for comedians and comedy lovers. My aim is to capture the spirit of classic Vegas with late night shows, surprise guests, live music, memorabilia from my career and food that will rival the finest restaurants in town. Every comic who plays this club will get first-class treatment. I am obsessing over every detail to make this the most comedy-friendly club in the world.”
More details on Kimmel’s comedy club will be announced later this year.