Amy Schumer, Tom Segura and more in Edmonton this weekend for the Great Outdoors Comedy Festival

Setup for the Great Outdoors Comedy Festival in Edmonton. (Evan Klippenstein/CTV News Edmonton) Setup for the Great Outdoors Comedy Festival in Edmonton. (Evan Klippenstein/CTV News Edmonton)

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