Crowds brave the cold to break the current Guinness World Record for people wearing sunglasses in the dark for the fourth annual Laughfest Kickoff at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich., on Thursday, March 6, 2014. The current record was set at Wrigley Field in Chicago in July 2012 with 1,642 people.  (AP Photo/MLive.com, Emily Rose Bennett)

Emily Rose Bennett

Crowds brave the cold to break the current Guinness World Record for people wearing sunglasses in the dark for the fourth annual Laughfest Kickoff at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich., on Thursday, March 6, 2014. The current record was set at Wrigley Field in Chicago in July 2012 with 1,642 people. (AP Photo/MLive.com, Emily Rose Bennett)

LaughFest organizers claim new sunglasses record

The Associated Press

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.— There appears to be another arcane world record in Grand Rapids, this time for the most people wearing sunglasses at night.

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