Erick Hellwig is performing at Vail Comedy Festival May 26-28, 2023

Erick Hellwig (2022)

Erick Hellwig is a stand-up comic from the east coast currently based out of Los Angeles. Winner of 2021’s “Best of the Fest” at Burbank Comedy Festival, Erick was recently accepted in the prestigious SF Sketchfest and was a finalist in the Boston Comedy Festival. His work has been seen on America’s Got Talent & MTV, and he created and starred in the independent comedy pilot Death Lives. Erick hosts Bring In The Backups, has written for MTV, & has also been featured on Nat Geo, Comedy Central, MTV Other & national commercials.


  • The Fiver (Sunday)

    How funny can one comic be in five minutes?  You’ll find out in this rapid style showcase Bridge Street Bar 304 Bridge St, Vail, CO 81657

  • Usama Siddiquee Headlines Vail Comedy Festival (Friday)

    Usama Siddiquee headlines Vail Comedy Festival on the first ever night!  At Bridge Street Bar   Bridge Street Bar 304 Bridge St, Vail, CO 81657    

  • The Late Show (Saturday) at Aviator Nation

    May 26 – Due to illness our last performer on this show couldn’t make it to Vail.  A surprise headliner from HBO and Comedy Central has stepped in last minute. Let’s shut down Saturday night right!  An incredible lineup at Aviator Nation for the late night Saturday show finishing off with a performer who has […]

  • Live Podcast Recording – BRING IN THE BACKUPS with Erick Hellwig at 10th Mtn Whiskey

    Comedian Erick Hellwig talks about life, backup QB’s, and interviews funny people.  Appearance by Joe Barksdale (NFL). Doors open 15 minutes before event start.  Bar will be open.   10th Mtn Whiskey & Spirits 227 Bridge St, Vail, CO 81657     Joe Barksdale played football at Louisiana State University (LSU) and was drafted by […]