2023 Press Release

Yvonne Orji, Nicole Byer and More Set for New Because They’re Funny Comedy Festival
The three-day event, taking place on The Wharf from October 6 to 8, will spotlight comedic talent within BIPOC communities and celebrate DC as a comedy hub LOS ANGELES, (August 2, 2023) - NICE CROWD, formerly ABFF Ventures, today announced...
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NICE CROWD Becomes the New Name of ABFF Ventures, as the Renowned Organization Expands Its Annual Line-Up of Events to Include Comedy, Health & Wellness, Food, Fine Art and More
NICE CROWD's New Comedy Festival, Because They're Funny, Set to Launch in Washington, DC in October 2023 Miami, FL, (June 14, 2023) - ABFF Ventures – the company led by Jeff and Nicole Friday – that created the American Black...
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American Black Film Festival Producers to Launch a New Comedy Event — Because They’re Funny Comedy Festival Hosted By Events DC
Inaugural Event Will Take Place in Washington, DC, October 6-8, 2023 LOS ANGELES, (February 27, 2023) - ABFF Ventures LLC today announced the launch of Because They're Funny (BTF) Comedy Festival, a three-day event showcasing comedic talent within BIPOC communities....
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