A new comedy club called "The Padded Room" is opening this weekend in Downtown Peoria.
The club is located at the Cornerstone Building off of Madison Avenue.
Comedy club owner Rodney Hood says Peoria needs a comedy lounge that can offer something different on the weekends.
The new club will have a cash bar and art exhibits to look at while in between performances.
The Grand Opening is Friday, March 8th.
For show dates and more information about The Padded Room Comedy Club click here.