Hilarious Comedian Coming to Twin Falls for Stand Up to Suicide Comedy Event
On July 21st, the extremely hilarious comedian Steve Soelberg will be coming to Twin Falls to help the Magic Valley stand up to suicide. Idaho has one of the highest rates of suicide and this event will get you laughing and help the Magic Valley Suicide Awareness and Prevention team of volunteers. Steve’s clean comedy is featured on Amazon Prime, Dry Bar, and Youtube.
Stand Up to Suicide Comedy Event Coming to Twin Falls
Steve Soelberg and the Stand up to Suicide Comedy Night is July 21st at the Roper Auditorium at 7PM. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for kids and can be purchased at EventBrite or at the event. Show up early, starting at 5:30 for food trucks and suicide prevention information.
Recent studies show that Idaho is ranked 12th in the nation for suicide and it’s the 2nd leading cause of death for ages 10 to 44. KMVT shared a story early this year comparing suicide deaths from 2022 compared to 2023 to show how much of an issue this really is. In all of 2022 there were 21 suicides in Twin Falls County and by June 5th of this year there had already been 14. That is 14 deaths too many. 14 deaths that possibly could have been avoided.
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