05 September 2018

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (August 4, 2018) – Social media phenomenon and comedian Jessica “Jess Hilarious” Moore is bringing her hilarious and unique stand-up performance to The Theater at MGM National Harbor Friday, Oct. 26 at 8 p.m.


Tickets start at $30.00, excluding applicable service charges, and go on sale Friday, September 7 at 10 a.m. EST. Tickets can be purchased online at mgmnationalharbor.com or ticketmaster.com. For more show and ticket information, visit mgmnationalharbor.com or call (844) 346-4664.  


Jess Hilarious, one of the freshest and highly sought after faces in comedy, will make her network television debut as the female lead in FOX’s highly anticipated scripted comedy “REL,” premiering this fall. Starring alongside comedy veteran Lil Rel Howry, Jess plays the supportive and kind best friend to Rel while keeping the laughs coming.


Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, Jess is an accomplished stand-up comedian known for her appearances on MTV’s “Wild n’ Out,” Russell Simmons’ “All Def Comedy” on HBO as well as various shows on VH1, BET, and many others. She has opened for comedy legends such as Martin Lawrence, Rickey Smiley, Mo’Nique and Mike Epps.


After launching a comedy tour in the summer of 2017, Jess is now taking the country by storm as a headliner and continues to sell out comedy venues across the country. With a smart and straight-to-the-point brand of comedy, Jess holds nothing back from her audiences.


Jess’ popularity on Instagram has earned her more than 4 million followers. Moore’s segment, “Jess with the Mess,” has become a social media sensation garnering over 1 million views on each posted video. A hard-working single mom, she often includes her young son, Ashton, in her videos.


The Theater at MGM National Harbor offers an experience unlike any other in the region, providing fans the opportunity to see world-class entertainment in an intimate setting. The Theater features seven VIP suites and flexible seating designs, accommodating 3,000 guests for reserved-seating events and a little more than 4,000 for general admission shows.


For high-res images and renderings of The Theater at MGM National Harbor,

visit the MGM National Harbor Online Newsroom.


About MGM National Harbor
The newest addition to the MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) portfolio, MGM National Harbor has an unrivaled setting offering stunning panoramic views of the eastern shore of the Potomac River in Maryland. The $1.4 billion LEED® Gold Certified resort, which opened December 8, 2016, sits a short distance from Washington, D.C. to the north and historic sites, including George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate across the river in Virginia. The 24-story, 308-room resort features premier amenities and experiences for locals as well as visitors from around the world including a dynamic casino with over 125,000 square feet of space that includes slots, table games and poker; a world-class spa and salon; an entertainment theater with flexible seating for up to 3,000; high-end branded retail; 50,000 square feet of meeting space; and restaurants from renowned local, national and international chefs. For more information, visit mgmnationalharbor.com or follow on Facebook and Twitter.


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Natalie Mounier / Kara Rutkin

Kirvin Doak Communications

(702) 737-3100



Malik Husser / Brandon Singletary

MGM National Harbor

(301) 971-6111

mhusser@mgmnationalharbor.com / bsingletary@mgmnationalharbor.com


For Live Nation:

Claudia Friar

Live Nation DC

(703) 754-6874