Royalton Luxury Resorts Confirms Second Edition of Just For Laughs Resort Week

CANCUN – June 7, 2016

Award winning Royalton Luxury Resorts is thrilled to announce a second edition of Resort Week with Just For Laughs, the world’s largest and most prestigious comedy group, taking place from November 6th to 12th at Royalton Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa.  Just For Laughs Resort Week is back to bring seven full days of laughs, gags, magic and stand-up comedic performances, free of charge for guests of the All-in Luxury® resort.

“Building on last year’s success and excitement, we’re excited to welcome the largest comedy brand in the world, Just For Laughs for a second year in a row,” says Francisco Jorge, General Manager. “Royalton Riviera Cancun is the perfect place to bring a healthy dose of sun, fun and good humor to guests of any age.” 

This complimentary event will feature stand-up performances, family magic shows and roaming entertainers who will wander the grounds surprising unsuspecting guests with hilarious acts and pranks to bring guaranteed laughter.  Just For Laughs headliners on this week of extra fun in the sun feature Saturday Night Live’s Finesse Mitchell, Teen Wolf’s Orny Adams,  Zoolander’s Godfrey, Last Comic Standing’s Debra Di Giovani, Just For Laughs favourite Graham Chittenden and Las Vegas resident magician Ben Seidman with more hilarious comedians to be announced soon!

“Following the incredible success of last year’s inaugural edition of Just For Laughs Resort Week, we are so excited to be returning to the beautiful Royalton Riviera Cancun,” says Christine Melko-Ross, VP of Operations and Business Affairs, Just For Laughs.  “For this year’s edition, we have assembled some of our funniest alumni to form a first-rate, hilarious line-up that will feature some of the biggest and brightest names in comedy.  In addition, to ensure that there is something for all resort guests, the charming and talented Ben Seidman will be returning to the Royalton Riviera Cancun, this time with a family magic show that will entertain guests of all ages and there will be another amusing, unexpected line-up of roaming performers.”

Royalton Riviera Cancun is comprised of three distinct sections that include a lively resort area for everyone to enjoy, an exclusive Diamond Club™ section, and Hideaway at Royalton for adults 18 and over. For families, an enormous on-site splash park, supervised kids and teen’s clubs and non-motorized watersports to ensure afternoons are filled with unforgettable moments and for guests at any age signature All-In Luxury® features bring Reservation Free Dining, modern upscale accommodations, All-in Connectivity™ with free high-speed Wi-Fi for all your devices, in-room Bluetooth speakers, and free calls to select countries.

To book your Just For Laughs Resort Week vacation experience at Royalton Riviera Cancun, visit or contact your travel agent.

About Royalton Luxury Resorts

Epitomizing sophisticated indulgence, Royalton Luxury Resorts offer All-In Luxury®  vacations in some of the world's most popular tropical destinations, including Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, Mexico and Cuba. Each Royalton Luxury Resort boasts an array of world-class all inclusive features including the premium, handcrafted DreamBed™, unlimited reservation-free luxury dining, around-the-clock concierge, All-In Connectivity with complimentary WiFi, in room long distance calling, a Sports Event Guarantee, and more.  Confirmed leaders in luxury resort experiences, the brand has won numerous accolades from respected companies like TripAdvisor® , who recently voted Royalton Cayo Santa Maria one of the top all inclusive resorts in the world.

About Just for Laughs

Founded in 1983, the Just For Laughs Group’s growth is concentrated on three major focal points: festivals (in Montreal, Toronto and Sydney); television production (most notably Gags, seen in 135 countries and on 95 airlines); and live shows (Canadian tour dates for Jerry Seinfeld, Jim Gaffigan, Bill Burr, Aziz Ansari, Jeremy Hotz, Louis C.K., Danny Bhoy, North American dates for John Cleese & Eric Idle and Family Guy Live!). Its inaugural Montreal Festival, now in its 34rd year, is the world’s largest and most prestigious comedy event, welcoming more than 2 million people each summer. The Group has offices in Montreal, Paris, Los Angeles, Toronto, London, and a small apartment on the Internet.